Deep Sea Hell Beast

A flash fiction story by Mark Young Water gushed down the scaly skin of the blob-like mass as the creature emerged from the sea. A multitude of unlidded eyes glared at onlookers, many on land reaching for their phones to find they no longer worked. It bared a mouthful of razored teeth. It announced itsContinue reading “Deep Sea Hell Beast”

DEEP SEA HELL BEAST HITS THE HEADLINES!!!

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Under The Covers Book Reviews – review The Heartbreaker

Huge shout out to Under The Covers Book Reviews for this fantastic review. I’m blown away. Here’s the review in full: “If you love short stories, particularly of the horror or dark fantasy varieties, Mark Young should absolutely be your go-to author.  I’ve had the honor and privilege of contributing stories to two of theContinue reading “Under The Covers Book Reviews – review The Heartbreaker”

“Your heart is in his hands” artwork.

Recently I’ve been spending a little less time on social media and re-teaching myself to draw (when I’m not reading or writing). So I thought I’d take the opportunity to share with you the fruits of my labour. This piece is inspired by the anti-hero Steve Wrangler from my short story The Heartbreaker. Here’s aContinue reading ““Your heart is in his hands” artwork.”

If I Die Before I Wake Volume 3 Signing

Just wanted to share photos of my first signing with you all. Never expected it to be in my living room without guests but, hey! Needs must. Signed 500 bookmarks for Sinister Smile Press to coincide with the release of If I Die Before I Wake Volume 3 which is available now in all formatsContinue reading “If I Die Before I Wake Volume 3 Signing”

Devil’s Gulch – A Collaborative Horror Experience is available now!

There’s nothing like the thrill of seeing your own work in print. Overjoyed to have received my author copies and the book looks fantastic. Time to delve in and read the book from start to finish. Care to join me? Order your copy here. Available in paperback, hardback and e-book. “It was all in theContinue reading “Devil’s Gulch – A Collaborative Horror Experience is available now!”

If I Die Before I Wake Volume 3 hits Number 1!

If I Die Before I Wake Volume 3 takes the top spot in Amazon’s Horror Anthologies New Bestseller chart. The short story collection is garnering some great reviews and is swiftly becoming a firm favourite among horror fans. It features my story To Hell and Back – about a mother who is forced on aContinue reading “If I Die Before I Wake Volume 3 hits Number 1!”

Books of Horror Anthology Volume 2 is available now!

“BLOOD. It’s all I can think about.” Featuring my story Bloodlust – a story about a young man who gets more than he bargained for when dares to venture to a nightclub in the middle of nowhere to satisfy his curiousity in the macabre. ‘The Books of Horror Community Anthology was conceptualized with the ideaContinue reading “Books of Horror Anthology Volume 2 is available now!”

Devil’s Gulch is available now!

Devil’s Gulch is A Collaborative Horror Novel. Writing my chapter for this book scared the hell out of me so I can’t wait for you to read the book in it’s entirety. Have you got your copy yet? Available now – link in bio. “It was all in the name of science. Now someone hasContinue reading “Devil’s Gulch is available now!”