Genres: Thriller/Suspense
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Screaming Mountain by Danomaly1983 (Reviews - 0)
In this 23rd novella of "The New One Stories", The One moves in with the Danish woman Ann on her mountain farm Screaming Mountain. She calls herself a sorceress and gives him access to her world of magic. There is more to her than meets the eye. She is older than she looks, and she has a dark and disturbing secret that will turn his world upside-down. His old enemy The White Angel and his two dead siblings haunt him in his dreams. They want to punish him for what he did to them. Hopefully Ann can protect him from their wrath. On top of all this, he has a bachelor program in nutrition to complete. Is he in over his head? Time will tell.


Unborn by Danomaly1983 (Reviews - 0)
In this 21st novella of "The New One Stories", The One and Isis are in the city of Sandnes five hours south of Bergen visiting The One's twin sister Elin and her extraterrestrial husband Dwight. It is Christmas 2006, and his other sister Erin has yet to meet the wealthy, but insufferable fisherman Martin and marry him. Now that Director is out of the equation, The One's other mission still remains: Emma must never be born, because her birth in the previous timeline started a catastrophic chain of events. The enigmatic and evocative Miss Nothing makes a surprising appearance and reveals an epic secret which will have serious effects on The One and Isis' relationship, as well as the relationship with his two sisters. And Dwight has invented a device that has shocking consequences for The One's family.


The Fool Who Tried Too Hard by Danomaly1983 (Reviews - 0)
In this 18th novella of "The New One Stories", The One is back in 2006 to make things right. He must find a way to destroy Director before he becomes the business tycoon that he was in the original timeline. However, being virtually the only male student in his university faculty is not easy, and a most embarrassing issue soon starts haunting him. Luckily he finds a possible friend in the kind, funny and interesting Isolde. A violent encounter imprisons him in yet another demon-made Hell, where he meets his former love interest Denise. The two prisoners have to find their way out of this hellish underworld, despite their grotesque condition. Sometimes one can simply try too hard to fix things, and only end up making them worse than they already were.


Pathetic Puppet by Danomaly1983 (Reviews - 0)
In this epic and cataclysmic 17th novella of "The New One Stories", we follow Aurora and her life partner Michelle through the remainder of their lives, in a society that constantly changes, and where a doctor has found a cure for aging. The One's mind is still trapped inside Aurora's necklace, and he spends every night with Josefine in their shared lucid dreams. There is something Josefine is not telling him, though, and he has to learn the hard way that there is only one thing that can destroy pearls and free him from his prison. It might take a lot longer than he thought, though...


Wave of Hate by Danomaly1983 (Reviews - 0)
In this 16th novella of "The New One Stories", Aurora's study buddy and flatmate Michelle suddenly starts showing a dark and more seductive side never seen before. Michelle knows something that can destroy all the academic achievements that Aurora has so far attained, and she is willing to pay a big price for Michelle's silence. This also includes her own dignity. Aurora's friend, the aspiring model Miriam and her photographer boyfriend Marcus start an online photo gallery, but a user named WaveOfHate84 viciously and relentlessly trolls the website. They see all their hard work getting attacked by a wave of hate. Meanwhile The One's mind continues to be trapped inside Aurora's pearl necklace in the day, and inside his and adorable Josefine's dream realm at night. However, as time goes by, it appears as if Josefine too has a really dark and scary side.


When Wolves Clear Their Throats by Danomaly1983 (Reviews - 0)
In this 14th novella of "The New One Stories", The One's mind is trapped inside the pearl necklace of his fiancée Aurora. When he does not show up at work after Christmas, Aurora, his friends and his family report him missing to the police. Being trapped inside the necklace and unable to communicate with them, he helplessly witnesses that the lease of his home is terminated and all his possessions put into storage. To the real world he is dead and gone. However, in his dreams he encounters Josefine. Both of them are lucid dreamers, having acquired the ability to control and share their dreams. He quickly discovers that his and Aurora's sleep patterns are synchronized: When the busy psychology student sleeps, he sleeps. And dreams. A lot. In this 'dream realm' he can have a full life and do things that are impossible to do in his new reality as a beautiful, glittering pearl necklace. But there are dangers ahead... His life as he knows it is already history, but that will also be the case for one of his friends. The saying "when wolves clear their throats" is a Battersby idiom that means "quiet before the storm" - and what a storm it will be!


Faster Disaster by Danomaly1983 (Reviews - 0)
In this 13th novella of "The New One Stories" we follow The One through the year 2013, where he is abducted once every month by the evocative and mischievous Galathea from the Andromeda galaxy. He is forced into contributing to raising an army of a new species superior both to humans and to her own species. Yet again his life has changed, and will change, in ways he could not possibly have imagined. How will these changes affect his relationship with adorable Aurora? In a side-story we follow The Old One back in January of 2010, a flashback in which he has been admitted into a psychiatric hospital outside of Vienna after a booze-fueled mental breakdown.


The Myth of Pale Flowers by Danomaly1983 (Reviews - 0)
In this 12th novella of "The New One Stories", The One's friend Kamran undergoes gender reassignment surgery to become a woman. The One suffers the consequences of what he did to Henrietta in the preceding novella "Black Sheep Never Bleat". This compels him to yet again seek assistance from Dark One, his dark side that enables him to do things he would never otherwise do. And his relationship with Aurora is put to the test, as his unique affliction and even more unique obligation put him under severe pressure. In a side story we meet The Old One on holiday, and follow his drunken, priceless antics over two weeks in London in December 2009, back in a very dark and vile period of his life.


Black Sheep Never Bleat by Danomaly1983 (Reviews - 0)
In this 11th novella of "The New One Stories", The One meets Aurora's parents. Her father, a wealthy and powerful CEO of a big company, derides The One for being "just a barista", and both he and his wife are of the opinion that the giant is unworthy of their daughter's love. Aurora, who is just about to start studying psychology at the university, is being forced to choose between her parents and her boyfriend. The One resorts to drastic measures to persuade her into making the "right" choice. In a twist, he suddenly learns that something he possesses naturally in his body is of extremely high value; although this initially exhilarates him, he soon discovers the dark side of it. In the meantime he and his friend Sheep discover the sad and upsetting truth about Josefine and her relationship with her exceptionally evasive boyfriend.


The Kitchen Revolution by Danomaly1983 (Reviews - 0)
In this 10th novella of "The New One Stories" The One discovers that he is not the only one who remembers events from the original universe, the events that sent him from December 2017 to November 2011. Somebody else does, and that person is willing to use that knowledge against him to destroy his new life and his wonderful relationship with young, sweet, highly intelligent Aurora. He also risks being alienated from the friends that he has made in this alternate universe. He seriously risks losing everything. Now the otherwise kind and harmless giant is forced to rely on his skills of manipulation and deception; his rarely seen "dark side" has to resurface - hopefully only temporarily.


More Known, Less Loved by Danomaly1983 (Reviews - 0)
In this 9th novella of "The New One Stories", Aurora's flatmate Miriam is released from a psychiatric hospital. Diagnosed with a serious mental illness, her self-esteem is critically low. Denise suggests that she, Aurora and Natalie spend the weekend giving Miriam a make-over in a bid to boost her confidence. With the women busy all weekend, The One, Sheep and Kamran decide to go on a camping trip in the forests of Kerstowe, East Battersby. It is time for deep conversations and male bonding, or, as Sheep calls it, "a cross between Blair Witch Project and Brokeback Mountain".


The Girl Who Dreamed of Dancing: A Story of the Shadow World by Draven-uk (Reviews - 24) starstarstarstarstar
World-renowned fashionista, professional photographer and powerful preternatural warrior Katriana Devoe is in Milan, Italy finishing up a photo shoot for Italian fashion magazine In Moda as well as attending the magazine's twenty-fifth anniversary celebrations at a lavish star-studded reception. However an apparent ghost from Kat's past plus an ill-timed plea for help from an old friend back in England threatens to derail her planned glittering evening, engaging her in a race against time to prevent something terrible from happening in the heart of this ancient city.


Legs to Heaven by Danomaly1983 (Reviews - 0)
In this 6th novella of "The New One Stories", The One is in his own personal Purgatory. He must endure 1000 days in there, or else he will go back to his very own version of Hell - and the horrors that await him there will make the tribulations of his current prison pale in comparison! This predicament offers him time and opportunity to introspection, a unique opportunity to evolve and strengthen his character, and not to mention come to peace with the awful things that occurred in his dark and difficult past, including what happened to the first girlfriend he ever had and the devastating effect it had on his relationship with his best friends. He just has to avoid his brother Eric's pregnant wife Henrietta's unrelenting temptations and not give in to her under any circumstances! Will he make it to day 1000 or will the tantalizing Henrietta cause him to fail the test?


A Farewell to Oafs by Danomaly1983 (Reviews - 0)
In this 5th novella of The New One Stories, The One is back in November of 2011 to attend his brother Eric's wedding, this time to make it right. Oblivious to his time travel and not recalling the cataclysmic events of the preceding novella "The Separation Chair", he finds himself equipped with an amazing gift that makes the women in his life quite titillated, especially Eric's new wife Henrietta and even The One's sisters Elin and Erin. It soon turns out that both Henrietta and Erin have their own marital issues to deal with. Both of them live in opulence, but they pay a hefty price for it. And a dark, disturbing secret concerning Erin will unfold. The One slowly starts suspecting that he has changed quite a bit in what he perceives as a very short amount of time. Maybe the former oaf has finally become an adult, mature and responsible individual!


Latex and Steel by Danomaly1983 (Reviews - 0)
In this third novella of The New One Stories, The One's nieces Emma and Elaine are kidnapped by his old enemies from his dark, disturbing past, causing severe mental trauma to his already fragile family. What he has to endure to save the two children, will forever alter his mind and personality, and put a severe strain on the embryonic relationship of his new love interest Denise. Dark forces have entered his life, blurring the line between Heaven and Hell. His life as he knows it is history.


The Restless Angel by Danomaly1983 (Reviews - 0)
In this second novella of The New One Stories, The One, his twin sister Elin and his niece Emma have moved into the basement of the tavern "The Restless Angel". They travel to visit their older sister Erin in a rehab, and spend the weekend in the opulent manor of the mighty Russian Karlakov family with Psycho Stacey, the wicked stepmother of Emma's siblings Eddie and Elaine. The two teenagers are obviously mistreated by Stacey and everybody expects The One to put a stop to this! However, he realizes that there are far worse things at stake than the mental and physical health of his niece and nephew. The truth is more horrifying and messed-up than he is able to grasp - yet again his past is about to haunt him in ways he could never imagine. His life will never be the same again - the die is cast and Hell awaits him! The only flicker of light in this pitch-black shadow world is his new love interest, a kind and charming hairdresser named Denise.


Promises Written in an Ocean of Booze by Danomaly1983 (Reviews - 0)
The oaf is back! The One and his Canadian long-term girlfriend Nicole travel to the island of Aynesey to attend the funeral of The One's mother. His family, once millionaires, are now destitute - and The One has to go to Sersby to get his alcoholic sister! The One reminisces of his past in the Norwegian city of Bergen, the flashback taking place in the spring and summer of 2008. In the flashback The One, his then-girlfriend Solitaire and his dubious drinking buddies inexplicably end up with an entire wine monopoly in their flat! In the 2008 flashback we also meet the creepy company owner Director, where he has taken an unhealthy interest in his friend Boss' new girlfriend. In this story we finally get to know the fate of Boss, and why Director suddenly left the country for Thailand.


Sometimes the Demons Win Part III: The White Silk Dress by Danomaly1983 (Reviews - 3) starstarstarstarstar
Part 3 of "Sometimes the Demons Win" trilogy. A year has passed since the events of part II. Conrad has become wealthy because he illustrated a hugely successful book. He owns a car and a flat, something that was unaffordable before. However, he still has demons to face, perhaps the worst and oldest of them all.


Sometimes the Demons Win Part II: The Wounded Child by Danomaly1983 (Reviews - 6) starstarstarstarstar
Part 2 of the "Sometimes the Demons Win" trilogy. Conrad has gone to his childhood home on the island of Aynesey in an attempt to reconcile with his family. He has to face something disgusting he did in the past. Somewhere deep inside of him there is a wounded child that needs to be saved. And, as he slowly unravels the shocking truth long repressed, he is forced to confront a lifelong object of inexplicable desire. Part 2 of 3.


Sometimes the Demons Win Part I: The Cow and the Tree by Danomaly1983 (Reviews - 10) starstarstarstarstar
In this stand-alone trilogy from Sersby, 28-year-old freelance illustrator Conrad Sonderling realizes his life sucks. Struggling with severe, debilitating addiction, he takes the difficult choice to leave what he calls "the safe nightmare" and enter the uncertain path to personal happiness. That means standing his ground and fighting his demons. It will be a long and cruel battle, but he is not alone. Everybody has demons, and sometimes the demons win. Will he let them? Part 1 of 3.


Mons Makes an Album by Danomaly1983 (Reviews - 12) starstarstarstarstar
In an effort to win a ticket to a Roger Waters concert, die-hard fan Mons agrees to make a Pink Floyd-style concept album in only 30 days. Having no music experience, he gets help from a highly unexpected source. Meanwhile, Drange is banned from Sersy's pub due to his perversion and has to find another place to drink. In a sinister tavern called "The Drunken Viking" he meets an unlikely soulmate who shares his depraved views. Toni Leewater and Stephanie Prout's friendship evolves, and Toni meets Stephanie's free-spirited friend Denise. Who will come out on top in this 19th "Life On Blansey" story?


God's Eternal Losers by Danomaly1983 (Reviews - 12) starstarstarstarstar
In this 18th "Life On Blansey" story, Drange goes to Thailand with very sinister intentions. Doctor Botoro has created an "anti-drinking" concoction which he and Cat are going to try on Lupino. Arvid desperately wants Jeremy and GG to teach him how to be a bully, so that he can attract the opposite sex. And speaking of the opposite sex, book-smart Jerry meets a dubious girl online and starts dating her, despite Jeremy's vehement warnings. It is time to lean back and witness all the rampant madness from God's eternal losers.


Change Your Pants by Danomaly1983 (Reviews - 10) starstarstarstarstar
Sam, now a pitiful loner shunned by his former friends Arvid, Lake and Jerry, encounters a ghost named Agathe. The Blansey schoolgirls Therese, Desdemona and Matilda unfold an unsolved murder mystery from 1978 involving Drange. It is time for the confrontation of the century as the apt girls play detectives in collaboration with the notorious bullies GG and Jeremy. To make this 16th "Life On Blansey" story even more disturbing, Mons' sister Mathea takes a sudden and dramatic interest in Sam, hoping that his unique affliction can help her with a problem that has haunted her for millennia.


The Crow: Dead Souls by Draven-uk (Reviews - 21) starstarstarstarstar
Young mother-to-be Mia Moreau was brutally murdered in her own home by a masked intruder just weeks before she was due to give birth. Her apartment was then set ablaze and a close friend framed for the terrible crime. But one year later, the ancient spirit of vengeance known as the Crow brings Mia's restless soul back to the land of the living, giving her the chance to put the wrong things right. Her mission: to discover who it was who killed both her and her unborn child and make them pay for their crimes. In blood.


When Angels Deserve to Die by Danomaly1983 (Reviews - 10) starstarstarstarstar
In this 7th Amalie story, her mental illness hits a dangerous peak. Her ill-focused actions cause alienation from her family and from her dearest friend Denise. To make matters worse, Amalie herself is afflicted by a mysterious illness that leaves the doctors baffled. Thinking she is gravely ill and on death's door, Amalie starts to lead a life of recklessness, something that does not exactly make her turbulent life any easier.