Rushed

Eric can’t remember the recurring dream that keeps waking him in the middle of the night with an overwhelming urge to leave, yet he spends each day feeling as if he desperately needs to be somewhere. With no idea how to cure himself of this odd compulsion, he decides to let it take its course and go for a drive, hoping that once he proves to himself that there is nowhere to go, he can return to his normal life. Instead, he finds himself hurled headlong into a nightmare adventure across a fractured Wisconsin as the dream reveals itself one heart-pounding detail at a time. From the author of The Temple of the Blind. Horror, suspense, dark adventure. 84,000 words.

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3 Comments

  1. Started with a great idea, went nowhere. Over and over again. So I really loved the start of this book and the plot. It was very exciting. This guy Eric keeps having a dream and feels he needs to be somewhere. But as the story went on I began to get annoyed at how the Author kept saying Eric hates cell phones, didn’t want to use them, etc. And also every time Eric would remember something the author would remind us the he remembered it from his dream. Over and over. But we already know that. Him following his dream and remembering stuff from it is what…

  2. Oh My Freaking Gosh!!! (to shut up those who have religious problems with my wording – good grief!) Okay, now THIS was interesting! I like the way the story’s written – not that it’s just written clearly, well, and with good grammar, spelling, and punctuation, but that the plot is so unique! I’m reminded of Odd Thomas from Dean Koontz – the uniqueness about the characters is so intresting! Eric seems to be a well-adjusted, healthy, average fellow with no mental or psychological complications – then, the dream. The dream that won’t go away. The dream that keeps… compelling…. him…

  3. A horror story for non-horror fans! Yes, I mean that headline. I normally don’t like horror stories, lots of blood and suspense drives me nuts, especially when they seem to be egregious just to satisfy what an author thinks the reading public wants. Well, this story DOES NOT fit that profile. Instead, the horror is softened by funny interactions with his wife, brother, and even a “ghost” on his hated cell phone. A cell phone that by the way can pick up whether he is in our world or another and also send pictures of…

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