My drabbles, ‘Call of the Siren’ and ‘Uprising’ are published in Oceans by Black Hare Press. The first is a piece of microfiction I love but was turned down by another publisher before BHP accepted it and the second, written for this submission call.
They threw her over the side and jeered as she disappeared downwards until just a few bubbles remained. Beneath the waves, Lizzie’s lungs weighed like iron and her vision faded.
Call of the Siren
Slowly, slowly, the old hasp broke through and the lid opened to reveal a pile of rubies, doubloons and pieces of eight.
Stories: 'Call of the Siren' and 'Uprising' Publication Title: Oceans Series: Dark Drabbles #9 Author: Multiple Authors Publisher: Black Hare Press Publication Date: 14th April 2020 Synopsis:
Savage sirens, selkies, sailors, serpents, suckers, and sea monsters.
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