Down the Dark Path Books, Paintings, and delicious darkness from J Edward Neill

Thanksgiving for Zombies

November 24, 2015 | humor, Life, Tessera Guild! | Permalink

During Thanksgiving week, it used to be a tradition of mine to get my ass to Florida (St. Augustine, Clearwater, Naples…) and eat entire restaurants out of business. Those were my holiday-cations, and they were epic. I’d lay siege to huge buffets, soak up gallons of wine and cocktails, and float atop heated pools like a bloated corpse. I […]

A Collection of Small Shadows

November 23, 2015 | Books!, Flash Fiction, Short Stories | Permalink

Coming in early December… Machina Obscurum – A Collection of Small Shadows More than 20 shadowy shorts by authors: J Edward Neill, Chad J Shonk, River Fairchild, John R McGuire, Phil Elmore, JL Clayton, Robert Jeffrey II, F Charles Murdock, and Roy T Dodd   Tread lightly into ancient, forbidden realms.  Wander into the futures […]

Fresh New Darkness – The Abyss

November 20, 2015 | Art!, wormholes | Permalink

Just thought I’d share a quick, dark little canvas I just painted. Ever since I finished the massive ‘Falling In,’ I’ve been addicted to splashing black trees against swirling colors. The Abyss might be my favorite thus far:     I finished ‘The Abyss’ in just three nights. That’s pretty fast for me. For my […]

Put the Keyboard down and walk the F away

November 17, 2015 | Books!, humor, Life, Writing! | Permalink

Write well. Write often. But never write for more than a hobby.   It’s a saying I made up ages ago. And now I believe it more than ever. And yes, I know. It sounds hypocritical. I don’t apply the saying to myself. I’m just trying to help the rest of the world. As in […]

The Sleepers – A dark sci-fi short

November 5, 2015 | Art!, Books!, The Sleepers, Writing! | Permalink

  Ladies and gents… …out now for Kindles and e-readers worldwide… …with amazing cover art by Amanda Makepeace… …my sci-fi short, The Sleepers. In the far distant future, a privileged young man dreams of traveling between the stars. He’s the brightest, the best, and a firm believer in the dogma of Universal Human Supremacy. But […]