Ruth Anna Evans

Horror Writer

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NO ONE CAN HELP YOU: Tales of Lost Children and Other Nightmares

The world is a scary place…

A five-year old boy tries to tell his parents there’s something not right about the cleaning lady, but it may be too late. The ghost of a child killed in a mass shooting begs his mother to take revenge. A police officer sees visions of people dying and is helpless to stop it--then he sees his own daughter die. Doctors tell a woman she’s perfectly healthy. She’s not.

Think of the worst thing that can happen, then add in the supernatural, the strange, and some heartbreaking twists. You’ll have No One Can Help You: Tales of Lost Children and Other Nightmares.

With brand new novelette Trigger Warning, new short story Anxiety, and never-before-published flash fiction, this collection is your worst real-life fears come true. Then magic makes it so much worse.

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Forgotten Daughter: A Novelette

A dark sci fi thriller, Forgotten Daughter tells the story of Julia, a college student whose often-distant father is suffering from dementia. A strange invitation keeps popping up on her phone, and when she goes to the address listed she discovers a disturbing project that sheds light on a long-forgotten part of their shared past. Following a trail of high-tech breadcrumbs, Julia unveils her father's secret...and it changes everything.

From the author of What Did Not Die and Missing, Forgotten Daughter explores how our relationships with our parents are often more complicated than they seem. With riddles, surprises, twists, and turns, this novelette is a quick gut-punch you won't want to miss.

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What Did Not Die

Jordan Sharp has been writing for the local newspaper for two years. But when a sinister ghost-child emerges from a suspicious house fire and brings to life her darkest memories, she finds herself in the middle of the story. After a life of isolating herself from others, Jordan needs to reach out for help. And there’s a handsome, sympathetic firefighter just waiting for her to ask. But as people around her start falling victim to the deadly haunting, is it worth putting him at risk? And can Jordan resolve her troubled past before it's too late?

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Don't Kill the Dog:

A Short Story

No dogs were harmed in the making of this story. No real dogs, anyway. Playing on the cardinal rule that you can kill anyone in fiction—except the dog—this short horror story starts with a vet tech getting a taste of the day-to-day realities of a busy practice. But things get weird fast, and she finds herself dealing with a lot more than she bargained for. If you like some gore and a little black humor, you’ll enjoy this quick read.

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Missing: A Short Horror Story

Ben is a five-year-old boy who likes playing with Hot Wheels and wearing his fast blue shoes. But he knows there's something not right about the cleaning lady. When his toys start going missing, he tries to tell his parents that Miss Jean is taking them, but they don't believe him. And then it's too late.

A 6,500 word short horror story, Missing doesn't pull any punches. It will have you rooting for its young protagonist as he experiences every child's--and parent's--worst nightmare.

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Sight of Blood: A Short Horror Story

Officer Marcus Shepherd has never been proud of his parenting skills, not since his wife died and left him a single dad. But when he starts having visions of people dying in brutal ways, he becomes even more distracted. That is, until the person he sees dying is his own daughter. Dark and powerfully emotional, this novelette-length story explores parenting, grief, and the quest to make up for our wrongs.

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