9780692534809: Toys in the Attic

Imagine... An old house; one that has stood many generations. WAITING... You step inside and begin to explore. Was this a good idea? You begin to doubt, but continue to step deeper within the eerie darkness. Something stirs above. Should you investigate? Wandering, you reach the second floor landing. In the center of the upstairs hall, directly above, you discover a trap door. You know, the one that leads to something so terrible, you dare not think to touch it, much less attempt to open the latch! Nevertheless, you are drawn to inspect further. Something is stirring above... of this, you have no doubt. You stand upon tiptoe, stretching as far as your fingers will allow, until you grasp the cord attached to the door. With a loud creaking, it opens, releasing a set of stairs, descending before you. Gazing up, there is nothing but a black hole. There! Again! That stirring! Against your better judgement, you begin to climb. Sweat forms upon your brow with each step, as your stomach turns sour. Still, you climb. Those few stairs feel an eternity to ascend. There at the top, nothing. Dark and empty... nothing. Your eyes adjust... Wait! Beneath the cobwebs and years of layered dust, stands a long, wooden chest. Is it locked? Hmmm... You step within the musty room. There, propped against the side of the chest, an old metal rod. You pick it up, using it to pry open what should have been left locked away, eternally. Toys! Old toys! Somewhere in the darkness, a melody plays, soft and haunting. A music box? NO! A small carousel is moving beside you, its once colorful horses bobbing in time. You look about. There are toys everywhere! Old, broken, forgotten toys fill this attic room. A doll, cracked skull, hairless, limbs askew, stares from behind one eye, the other an empty, hollow socket. A rocking horse begins to sway in the corner. Toy soldiers, their green metal chipped and rusted. How odd; they appear in battle stance, staring... Suddenly, the trap door closes. Darkness... the stirring... These toys... You know why they have been locked away. You stand among evil incarnate. The melody stops. No one hears your final cries... TOYS IN THE ATTIC: A COLLECTION OF EVIL PLAYTHINGS is an anthology of horror like no other. Step inside...WELCOME TO THE ATTIC

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TOYS IN THE ATTIC: A COLLECTION OF EVIL PLAYTHINGSFront Cover Art by Eric Wilson. Back Cover Art and Cover Design by John D. Stanton.

Eric Scott                                            H.R. Boldwood
Essel Pratt                                           Sheldon Woodbury
Nicola Nicolai                                     Mimi Williams
Sebastian Crow                                   Murphy Edwards
Alex S. Johnson                                  Josh Brown
John Palisano                                      Thomas M. Malafarina
Tim Wellman                                       Magenta Nero
Chad Lutzke                                       J.M. Northwood
Lori R. Lopez                                      Krista Clark Grabowski
Chris Thompson                                  Dan Dillard
Nicholas Day                                      Colleen Steele
Dona Fox                                            Jeremy Mays
Stephen Blake                                     Rose Maureen
David Schütz II
Lemmy Rushmore                               Coralie Rowe
D.S. Scott                                           Mimi Williams
A. Henry Keene                                  David Schütz II
Kenn Burris                                         Rick Powell
Erik Wilson- (Cover Art)
Todd Propst                                        Stephen Cooney
Tim Wellman                                       Betty Rocksteady
John Sowder                                       Gidion Van de Swaluw
Alder Strauss

About the Author:

Mary Genevieve Fortier Editor of “Toys in the Attic: A Collection of Evil Playthings” Award Winning Poet. An Author; Columnist: "Nighty Nightmare," Editor, Reviewer and published Writer of Poetry/Prose of various genres. Co-Producer/Character creator/Performer/Writer for "Terror" the Disembodied Voice on the "Terror Train Anthology Podcast," found on YouTube. Mary is also a Dramatic, Audio Narrator. You can find links to all Mary's websites and a full biography on her Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/MaryGenevieveFortierWriter A profile and listing of books available: http://www.amazon.com/Mary-Genevieve-Fortier/e/B00GQCYXWM/ref=ntt_dp_epwbk_15

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James Ward Kirk; Murphy Edwards; Sebastion Crow; Jeremy Mays; Chad Lutzke; Coralie Rowe; Dona Fox; Essel Pratt; Lori R. Lopez; Sheldon Woodbury; Mimi Williams; Nicholas Day; A. Henry Keene; Alex S. Johnson; Lemmy Rushmore; D. S. Scott; Rick Powell; H. R. Boldwood
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