by Lillian Csernica on August 15, 2017
Horror can be anything from the most elegant ghost story to the total freak-out of a bloodthirsty serial killer. The Fright Factory can show you how to make the most of your story ideas. Choose the best setting. Build a better monster. Learn the fine art of creating suspense! It’s all here, including an essential list of the worst horror cliches no editor wants to see.
Want to find out if I really do know what I’m talking about? Fallen Idol appeared in DAW’s The Year’s Best Horror Stories XX. Just 99 cents from Digital Fiction Publishing!
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by Lillian Csernica on May 21, 2017
Thanks to the excellent artistic and business skills of Michael Willis, head of Digital Fiction Publishing, a new edition of Ship of Dreams is now available!
*** Introductory Sale Price: 99 cents US for Kindle!***
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by Lillian Csernica on May 5, 2017
I am very happy to announce that my story “The Heart of a Diamond” is now available in Literal Illusion from Digital Fiction Publishing.
The spirit trapped in the heart of a large, priceless diamond has watched Princess Tavia grow into a strong, beautiful young woman. Now, on the eve of Tavia’s wedding, the spirit must face losing her to the political and financial demands placed upon her. Secret enemies conspiring against that wedding force the spirit to risk everything to save both Tavia and the future of her realm.
If you enjoy magic, intrigue, and high adventure, find out the truth that lies at “The Heart of a Diamond”!
by Lillian Csernica on March 17, 2017
Michael Willis is a lovely man who treats writers with respect. I’ve sold three short stories to DFP so far, and I look forward to submitting more work there in the future.
David Tallerman, another DFP writer, has encouraged me to share his excellent blog post on the merits of working with DFP.
10 Reasons You Should Be Submitting to Digital Fiction Publishing
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by Lillian Csernica on April 17, 2016
Once upon a time, this was my first fiction sale. Many thanks to Michael A. Willis and all the folks at Digital Fiction Publications for bringing this story to you in digital format.
Click here for a sample!
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