Nasty, Brutish, and Short
Evil Fiction by Patrick M. Tracy

Archive for April 2007

Shore Leave

April 11, 2007

By Patrick M. Tracy   Admiral Concord looked over at his first officer. The man’s face was pale and drawn, with deep gray patches below his eyes. He cleared his throat. “I don’t suppose you brought anything more powerful than that pistol, Mr. Higby.”   Higby wiped at his brow. “No, Sir. The marines had […]

The Forgotten Maxim

April 6, 2007

By Patrick M. Tracy   Eduardo held the remnant of his left hand close to his body. There was a strange sound in the restroom, and he had the feeling he was making it. A high, wailing sound. The blood pooled under him on the dirty tile. It made a glooping noise as it went […]