#121 horror author Avrin Kelly

Origin: Stories on Creativity #121 horror author Avrin Kelly. On episode 121 horror author Avrin Kelly joins me. Avrin Kelly is an American author. She loves to read and write scary and/or bizarre fiction. Most days when Avrin isn't writing, she can be found reading or hanging out with her little dog, Pheona. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCcGv2iWrRIkQ_pQItkTn38Q https://twitter.com/AvrinKelly …

Trial of Futility

Elaine Luo being

He is too late. The smell of the spell's components linger a moment, cordite and cinnamon, then even that vanishes, leaving behind only the inevitable and the only option left, prayer. His mouth already moves ignoring intellectual objection. Stupidly, he seeks help from up high. A god, demon, something just slightly better would be fine. …

#116 A.F. Stewart

Origin: Stories on Creativity #116 Horror Author A.F. Stewart. On episode 116 of Origin, Horror Author A.F. Stewart Visit www.bryanaiello.com for links to subscribe. On episode 116 of Origin, A.F. Stewart talks with me about being a steadfast and proud sci-fi and fantasy geek. She was born and raised in Nova Scotia, Canada and still …

#82 Lee Forman

Lee A. Forman is a writer and editor from the Hudson Valley, NY. His work has been published in numerous magazines, anthologies, podcasts, and websites. He’s an editor for Sirens Call Publications and writes for the horror fiction website PenoftheDamned.com. He’s also a writer for The Lift, a story podcast with a Twilight Zone kind …

Mirage: #8 Mary Shelley W/ Varla Ventura

Subscribe to my YouTube Channel for updates on my other show Origin: Stories on Creativity.   Subscribe on Stitcher Subscribe on Itunes   On this episode of Mirage Varla Ventura and I discuss Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley an English novelist, short story writer, dramatist, essayist, biographer, and travel writer, best known for her Gothic novel Frankenstein: …

Sebastian’s Baby

A dusty brown sky lays on the horizon. It’s a day like yesterday and the day before that and the day before that. Maybe it’s been decades. Maybe the sky was never blue and the air never warm. Maybe life was always this steamy hot, bleak emptiness. Sebastian isn't sure. He is a day to …

Sebestian’s Walk

Part 1 Sebastian stands above the yawning maw of blackness that is now the New York City underground. The jagged crumbles around him once stood over the 96th street subway station. The street and building ripple back in a bilbao esque pile of asphalt. The underground entrance was built in the middle of Broadway during …

A Little Clowning

At night I feel free The blissful roar of traffic The slowly coagulating blood on my fingers The faint stirs of life under my knees The whispered pleading Life completed Le sigh Victims come and go, but you look like you could use a laugh. Would you like to laugh with me? How about a …