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Delve into the darker side of human nature with these sixteen stories by William Holden. As darkness enters the mind through revenge, jealousy, paranoia, or the uncanny operations of a supernatural force, these stories lead you onto new heights of fear… and arousal. In "Felonious Behavior," Jack Stevens takes matters into his own hands when the police can't or won't do any ...more
Paperback, 264 pages
Published March 13th 2012 by Bold Strokes Books (first published February 29th 2012)
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2012 Rainbow Awards Honorable Mention (5* from at least 1 judge)
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Dec 13, 2015 Mel marked it as probably-not
horror is not my genre, but I love this author :)

I tried another one of Holden's horror shorts, and couldn't finish it. It was really well written but horror just makes me sick.
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Dec 02, 2012 Anthony rated it liked it
Shelves: lgbt
Full review in the next issue of Icarus magazine.
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Originally from Detroit, William Holden now lives in Cambridge, MA with his partner of eighteen years. He has a Master's in Library and Information Science from Florida State University. Over the past decade he has devoted his time to collecting and preserving GLBT history and is a volunteer archivist at Boston's History Project.

William's writing spans more than fifteen years, accumulating more th
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