18
Apr
15

Kristal McKerrington Reviews “The Haunted Academy”

Another review of my book,The Haunted Academy (this one’s short and sweet). I like ’em that way:) If there’s a cherry on top even better. I think this one sums it up well.

Reviewed by Kristal McKerrington on her blog. Thank you, Kristal!

http://kristalmckerringtons.blogspot.co.uk/2015/04/double-review.html

-Derek

12
Apr
15

“The Haunted Academy” Published by The Horror Zine

TheHorrorZineSummer2015The new summer 2015 issue of The Horror Zine is out and includes my horror short story “The Haunted Academy” (this is a shorter, catchier alternate version of the novella by the same title that was released by Midnight Frost Books). The shorter version was written years ago, inspired by things like Nick Rhodes of Duran Duran (who was sort of the inspiration for the character of Christian). During that time I wanted a story that was tight and compact.

A few years later, I decided to expand the story into a novella, removing some of the characters (including Christian) and replacing them with new characters that I got to flesh out more, like Jan and Erica, who seemed more appealing ( though I still like Christian). So the two versions are definitely different, not just in length.

Which one do you prefer?

Thanks to editor, Jeani Rector.

-Derek

Purchase: The Horror Zine Magazine Summer 2015

02
Mar
15

Night to Dawn Publishes The Children of Armageddon!

NighttoDawn27frontcoverJan10Thanks to Barbara Custer, editor of Night to Dawn Magazine, who bought my story “The Children of Armageddon” for issue 27 of Night to Dawn.

Well worth the wait to see this story in this issue alongside the works of other great writers and artists.

Visit Night to Dawn Magazine & Novels

-Derek

02
Jan
15

Derek Interviewed by A Writer’s Mind

Fellow writer Kristina Rienzi interviewed me for her blog: A Writer’s Mind. I’d like to thank her for the interview.

Check out the full interview at:
http://kristinarienzi.com/2015/01/02/derekmuk/

31
Dec
14

The Haunted Academy Published by Midnight Frost Books

indexI have a new release called “The Haunted Academy” (fun reading for the new year:), published by Midnight Frost Books. It’s a novella length work that follows two paranormal investigators as they hit the trail of spooky goings-on at an exclusive all-girls school.

Thanks for reading this and thanks again to Patricia Bates, Denise Nichols, and Midnight Frost Books!

Here’s more info:
http://www.amazon.com/Haunted-Academy-Derek-Muk-ebook/dp/B00RG09062/

Derek




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