Author of The Keystone, Earth’s Blood, A Multi-
Earth's Blood, Revised Edition 2013 This is not your common earthquake. This isn't a city getting jostled around and the survivors digging out the dead. It's not about the power going out for a week and then all is well again. This is Earth; ripe for the most catastrophic seismic event man has ever seen. Thousands of years of unreleased pressure setting the stage for a cataclysm that will change the entire planet and cause the human race to confront the looming possibility of its own extinction.In the aftermath of massively destructive tsunamis, violently active volcanoes, powerful tremors and seasons turned upside down, survivors struggle against a rapidly changing planet and those who would do anything to live another day. Earth’s Blood transports the reader around the world and into the lives of everyday people. Some will live to tell a story; many will not.
The Keystone Hotel is a run-down, dilapidated old place. The elderly and the dregs of society live side by side while Violetta Carbona and her family keep sucking the cash from the once palatial hotel. Only Titus Kofi and a select few others seem to give a damn when people start dropping like flies at The Keystone.
Ethan Holmes takes a witty and often humorous look at real life and the many instances in which we are offered choices that will lead us down this path or that one. Everything from advertising, media and religion to family, friends and work causes us to confront myriad choices; choices about possessions, what we want, what we need, who we associate with, what we will be in life.
An intriguing collection of eight of the best short stories from the slightly askew mind of Ethan Holmes. Includes The Box, Spooked To Death, A Very Small Town, Two Paragraphs, Who's In Charge Here?, The Man Who Ate Popcorn, Have Some Cookies and Milk, Make and Model.
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