It's time for my next three selections of shorts from across the net that have caught my eye for one reason or another.
Col Bury's Crime Fiction Choice #4
THINE IS THE KINGDOM by Lee Hughes
Over at Thrillers, Killers 'n' Chillers is part ten of Lee's epic horror yarn ('horror?' you ask in horror - click the title of this post for my Choice criteria) with an ever-growing body count and tension to die for (he-he). Having read them all, I'm well n truly hooked. Here's the link to all ten if you prefer - The Osseus Box - but they all work well as cracking stand alone pieces.
Col Bury's Crime Fiction Choice #5
OLD AGE AND TREACHERY by Alan Griffiths
If you fancy some 'Brit Grit' gansta fun then look no further than Al's top tale over at the Flash Fiction Offensive. A fast flowing piece with lingo as good as it gets to more than satisfy all noir fans.
Col Bury's Crime Fiction Choice #6
FASHION VICTIM by Lily Childs
You want gore? You want imagery? You wanna see the last foray of a catwalk model with a troubled mind? Then check out this crime-cum-horror piece of flash at TKnC.
To learn more about what makes Lily tick click here.
Ps. The Brits have had a good run so far. Americans next!