Friday, 12 September 2014

Sins of the Past Book Cover Reveal & Release Date

Sins of the Past was started on November 9, 2013 by Kelvin V.A. Allison (or as we’ve come to know him as Scoobert Mills). Sins of the Past is a historical horror collection of short stories and contains seventeen spine-tingling stories that will leave you hungry for more. Each story is different from the next and happens within different periods of time.

From World War I, World War II, the Civil War, Rome, Vietnam War, etc. Each author brilliantly paints an image of whatever time period their story takes place in. All stories being accounts of history that have taken place but have been twisted a bit to reflect the horror genre that was needed in each story. From werecats to ghosts saving the day. Hangings to being maimed...

Stories featured in Sins of the Past:
  • VishKanya (The Poison Maiden) by Sunila Vig
  • Sic Semper Susurrus by Matt Lovell
  • Maleficium by Kerry E.B. Black
  • Good Puritan by Laura K. Cowan
  • Blood Tribe by Don Miskel
  • It’s All Good News by N.M. Scuri
  • Melusina by Kristin Roahrig
  • Sanctum by J. Kendall
  • A Ghostly Haunting by Chasity Nicole
  • Traitor Coward Betrayer by Joseph Lofthouse
  • The Beast of Alkali Lake by Jen Ponce
  • In the Stillness and the Silence by T.D. Harvey
  • Birthright by Andy Morris
  • Griddlebone by Debbie Manber Kupfer
  • Nature’s Revolution by Michael “Mad Mike” Nagy
  • We Pass From View by Misha Burnett
  • The Innocent by Cleve Sylcox

Now for the moment we’ve all been waiting for. The cover reveal...


The anthology is set to release on October 31, 2014. Details on where you can order a copy from will be posted closer to the day. In the meantime, "like" the Sins of the Past Facebook page and check out the individual banner art for each story...


VishKanya (The Poison Maiden) by Sunila Vig
“Not all seduction is sweet.”

Sic Semper Susurrus by Matt Lovell
“Friends, Romans, Countrymen, which of you is trying to kill me?”


 Maleficium by Kerry E.B. Black
“A Tudor household runs afoul of sorcerous malintentions.”

Good Puritan by Laura K. Cowan
“A good preacher man is hard to find.”

Blood Tribe by Don Miskel
“Come out to the coast…let’s get together…have a few laughs…”

It’s All Good News by N.M. Scuri
“In the depths of the Great Depression, all he wanted was to go home.”

 Melusina by Kristin Roahrig
” In the time of the French Revolution, a Swiss guard finds that ancient family debts demand payment , no matter the means.”

 Sanctum by J. Kendall
” All riches come at a price!”

A Ghostly Haunting by Chasity Nicole
“Not all ghosts are bad ones.”


 Traitor Coward Betrayer by Joseph Lofthouse
“The terrors of Gettysburg were only the beginning.”

 The Beast of Alkali Lake by Jen Ponce
” Under the surface lies a monster.”

 In the Stillness and the Silence by T.D. Harvey
“In war, there is more to fear than the enemy.”

Birthright by Andy Morris
“Russia’s last heir just inherited a lot more than he bargained for.”

 Griddlebone by Debbie Manber Kupfer
“Never underestimate a cat.”

Nature’s Revolution by Michael “Mad Mike” Nagy
“Man’s War, Nature’s Retribution.”

 We Pass from View by Misha Burnett
“Sometimes a movie can change your life.”

 The Innocent by Cleve Sylcox
“Home is never what it seems.”