Mark Cantrell, Author

For an eclectic mix of science fiction, fantasy and a touch of horror...

BLOG POSTS

PROSE: Mindless Pleasure Is Little Proper Sin

Posted by Mark Cantrell on November 28, 2015 at 1:10 PM Comments comments (0)

Think On Fleshly Pleasure

A Prose Poem

By Mark Cantrell

 

There is little to be gained from the hard cruel word of make-believe; this world and the sub-sentient hominids that pass for man have litt...

Read Full Post »

PROSE: Words Make Telepathy

Posted by Mark Cantrell on May 24, 2015 at 12:30 PM Comments comments (0)

Synapses of the Soul

By Mark Cantrell

HERE in the cold night, when the world is quiet and the distractions of the day are hidden in shadow, the writer sits to think.

 

He has nothing now to divert him from the words, but th...

Read Full Post »

PROSE: The Words Are Out There, Screaming

Posted by Mark Cantrell on January 24, 2015 at 7:00 PM Comments comments (0)

Breached Horizons

A Kind Of Prose Poem

By Mark Cantrell

THE words are out there somewhere. They hide like sinister malignancies in the shades of the mind, lurking, until the moment comes to strike.

 

Then, after the months of hunting and searching, when the author has finally given up in despair, they gush screaming from the void to bore into the victim's ...

Read Full Post »

PROSE: First Principles Of An Acid Bath Murderer

Posted by Mark Cantrell on June 7, 2014 at 6:05 PM Comments comments (0)

Don't try this at home, no really

 By Mark Cantrell

 Neighbours being too noisy, work colleagues getting on your nerves, the local politician ha...

Read Full Post »

PROSE: Warning, This Post Is Psycho-Toxic

Posted by Mark Cantrell on December 27, 2012 at 11:40 AM Comments comments (0)

The Pestilent Script

By Mark Cantrell

CREATIVE writing is the expression of a parasitic organism call Inspiracoccus Scriptorius Infectis. It multiplies within the brain, invading nerve cells, and then uses the neural weave to nurture ...

Read Full Post »

SATIRE: Should Have Read This, Mr Assad

Posted by Mark Cantrell on June 3, 2012 at 9:25 AM Comments comments (0)

A Guide To Becoming A Successful

Serial Killer

In these troubled times, it's often difficult for the murderously inclined to know how to safely further their hobby, so Mark Cantrell offers this handy little guide for the morally-challenged

 1. Identify that your country is an appropriate locality for the execution of your endeavours.


 2. Research any org...

Read Full Post »