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Stephen Mark Rainey

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Stephen Mark Rainey is author of the novels THE LEBO COVEN, BALAK, DARK SHADOWS: DREAMS OF THE DARK (with Elizabeth Massie), BLUE DEVIL ISLAND, THE NIGHTMARE FRONTIER, and THE MONARCHS; five short story collections; and over 100 published works of short fiction, which may be found in magazines and anthologies such as CEMETERY DANCE, THE BEST OF CEMETERY DANCE, DARK WISDOM, DARK DISCOVERIES, INHUMAN, ROBERT BLOCH'S PSYCHOS, and many others. For ten years, he edited DEATHREALM magazine and has edited the anthologies DEATHREALMS, SONG OF CTHULHU, and EVERMORE (with James Robert Smith). Mark lives in Greensboro, NC. Visit him on the Web at http://www.stephenmarkrainey.com

Please check out my new collection of short fiction, titled THE GAKI &
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A Head Full of... Winklepleck?!

Nice lady haunting one of many graveyards we discovered in Ohio's Amish country A couple of years ago, Ms. Brugger & I headed up to Ohio's Amish country—specifically, the little town of Berlin (accent on the first syllable), in Holmes County—to hang out with her folks, Delmar & Fern, who enjoy visiting there on a regular basis (see "Hanging With Bigfoot, and Other Amish Tales" ). Once... Read more of this blog post »
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Dreams of the Dark

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The Last Trumpet

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Blue Devil Island

3.70 avg rating — 30 ratings — published 2007 — 6 editions
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Balak

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Other Gods

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The Nightmare Frontier

3.55 avg rating — 22 ratings — published 2006 — 5 editions
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"This book was not as great as I had hoped. Many of the stories were bland, but some were good. My favourite stories in it were "Chimera" by Sam Gafford and "Messages from a Dark Deity" by Stephen Mark Rainey, with honourable mentions to "Scratchin..." Read more of this review »
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"Courtney Edmiston is grieving the tragic deaths of her young son and husband: now in need of comfort and time to resolve her grief, she turns to longtime friend Jan Blackburn. Jan invites Courtney to the Blackburn family's ancestral estate near Fe..." Read more of this review »
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message 9: by Fran

Fran Friel Hey, Stranger!

I sure do hope life is treating you well. Happy Saturday!

Hugs from CA,
Fran


message 8: by MG

MG Thanks for the add. It's nice to see someone else from Greensboro.


Michele thanks for the ad Mark Looking forward in talking with you soon. Michele Marchetti
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message 5: by J.R.

J.R. Thanks for the add, Mark.


message 4: by Nick

Nick Cato Hello Mr. Rainey---nice collection you have here.


message 3: by Kelly

Kelly Moran A great pleasure to meet you!
Kelly Moran
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XXXOOO


Jeremy I want to apologize for the all the recommendations from me today. I only pressed the send button once--I'm not sure what happened.

Argh...this is terrible...

Again, I'm very sorry.

-Jeremy


Louise Thank you for friending me, Mark. :)

Louise ~


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