“Nothing to See Here” to appear in GENX-ED: The authentic antho of Gen-X terrors!

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I’m beyond ecstatic to announce that my short story, “Nothing to See Here,” will appear in Dark Ink Books’ anthology GenX-ed … the original horror fiction anthology completely by Gen-Xers—and what we brought home when the streetlights came on will terrify you. If you did things like eat powdered Tang and cookies for dinner, spent hours playing Atari, were awed by a 13-inch TV and/or did dangerous tricks on bicycles without a helmet? Or if you’re not a Gen-Xer and want to see what you missed? You need this book!

In “Nothing to See Here”: On the heels of the Challenger disaster, Doreen’s dying mother warns her of the approach of a deadly cloud—but the real danger lurks in a place she doesn’t expect.

That’s not the only trip down a dangerous memory lane. Edited by Rebecca Rowland, these twenty-two tales by latchkey kids push the boundaries on everything from VHS tapes and microwaves to subdivisions, banned movies, malls, Polaroids, Chernobyl and fold-out maps. Features stories by:

Kevin David Anderson

Glynn Owen Barrass

Matthew Barron

C.D. Brown

Matthew Chabin

Douglas Ford

Phil Ford

L.E. Daniels

C.O. Davidson

Holly Rae Garcia

Dale W. Glaser

Tim Jeffreys

Derek Austin Johnson

Eldon Litchfield

Adrian Ludens

Elaine Pascale

Erica Ruppert

Kristi Petersen Schoonover

Rob Smales

Mark Towse

Thomas Vaughn

Thomas K.S. Wake

If you’re on my mailing list, look for a special preview in your postal mail coming at the end of December…and then get ready to grab your copy on January 26, 2022!

About kristipetersenschoonover

A ghost story writer who still sleeps with the lights on, Kristi Petersen Schoonover’s fiction has appeared in many magazines and anthologies; her traditionally published books include a short story collection, THE SHADOWS BEHIND. She was the recipient of three Norman Mailer Writers Colony Residencies and holds an MFA in Creative Writing from Goddard College. She serves as co-host of the DARK DISCUSSIONS podcast, as founding editor of the dark literary journal 34 ORCHARD, and is a member of the New England Horror Writers. Follow her adventures at kristipetersenschoonover.com.

Posted on October 4, 2021, in horror short stories, Horror Stories, News and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 2 Comments.

  1. Awesome, congratulations to you and all the authors in the GenX-ed anthology!

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