Havok Publishing

Archive - January 2019

NewU Life Agency

"Thank you for calling NewU Life Agency, where your dream life is only a phone call away. This is Zoran.How may I be of assistance?” The demon stifled a yawn with a clawed hand.

Only Human

I have started to turn. The others haven’t noticed. The rot, the size of a cigar burn, is on my right wrist. I’m wearing short sleeves, so I can’t hide it. I keep my arm turned over and favor my left, flipping switches...

Arresting Behavior

"Nobody believes in evil anymore." She sighed a long, laborious sigh. I wanted to prove her wrong. I wanted to go right out and commit the most heinous act I could think of. But I couldn't. Things just didn't work that...

January Is Almost In The bag!

Winter has most of us firmly in its frosty grip, and January 31 is flying at us with the speed of something very, very fast. When it arrives, we’ll be celebrating publication of our first 23 out-of-this-world...

Second Honeymoon

“Come on Lianna, I got you.” I gripped her hand as I led her down the boulders. We descended toward a deserted cove surrounded by white cliffs where glistening sand beckoned us to play among the turquoise waves. Wearing...

Of Life and Breakfast

The man stood on my front step, white suit hanging over his unnaturally tall, thin frame, my morning paper in his hand. I pulled my bathrobe tighter and blearily glanced from his rainbow wig to my paper as I processed...

The Chameleon

If I’d been smart, I never would have taken that dame’s job. Never should have left the office. With the afternoon sun blazing down, I watched from my window as Mrs. Malloy strode down the street with her blond hair...