Eryn sniffed the air as we stepped inside the entryway. “Do you smell that?” she asked. I couldn’t very well have missed it. The stench, like a mix of mold, formaldehyde, and rotten eggs, had slapped me in the face as soon as we’d opened the door. “Oh, yeah,” I said. “Hag. Crap.” I took a deep breath, redolent of the stink, and steeled myself as I closed the creaky door behind us. “I just hope it hasn’t fed yet.” The house could have been on a “Haunted Houses R Us” poster. Three stories, abandoned, with the porch sagging off the front of the house, all the paint peeling off, and not an unbroken window in sight, it was, of course, a prime attraction for the teenagers in Forth. The locals had stopped even bothering to try to lock the place up, since every padlock they put on the door ended up getting cut off with bolt cutters. Even if it hadn’t, the ground floor windows didn’t have any glass in them, so there really wasn’t any keeping people out, without putting a 24/7 guard on the place. Eryn and I had gotten the call about this one because there
Okay, anybody who knows me knows I’m a big Larry Correia fan. I started reading his stuff with Monster Hunter International, and haven’t slowed down since. Larry, callsign “Monster,” in the Praetorian books is an homage to him. So I’m pretty stoked at this. Take a look on the right sidebar: http://monsterhunternation.com/
OD Green and Tan hats are both back in stock! Also, the draft of The Walker on the Hillls just passed 10,000 words.
Thanks to Roy Benjey for the sweet new merchandise photos! Here are just a few. Check out the others on the website. Also, Tan and OD hats should be here by mid July.