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My First Published Flash Fiction Story - Harvest Time

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The folks over at Unscooped Bagel, an online magazine, http://www.unscoopedbagel.com/ , have graciously become the FIRST publication to officially publish one of my short stories.
Harvest Time, a flash fiction work of 450 words, is now online/on their Facebook page and is also available on their website. Check them out for other indie authors.



Harvest Time — By Sue RovensJanuary 27, 2016Fiction, Short StoriesPublished by Unscooped Bagel Harvest TimeA pair of glistening eyes watched as my friend and I walked down Jackson Street. We never suspected. Ten year old girls were too enmeshed in the traditions of trick or treating; devising ways to gather the most treats in the least amount of time.
Earlier in the evening, the sidewalks bustled with ghosts and witches and the occasional unidentifiable masked creature, but as curfew neared, the neighborhood’s population seemed to disappear. Drapes closed and porch lights dimmed. Occasional bursts of wind blew scattered leaves into rolli…

A NEW Review from Book Blogger ALY!

By ALY on January 6, 2016


Format: Paperback What an interesting book! First I have to say, I hate needles so the cover of this book creeps me out! :) But the book even though it was a very dark book for me was great. I was interested in what was going to happen next. I think this author was a great surprise to me, honestly. I really love the author imagination.  * I received this book from the author in exchange for an honest review*

A Blog Interview - Check it out!

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https://mercedesfoxbooks.com/meet-author-sue-rovens/

Mercedes Fox ~ Author My Writing Blog Meet Author Sue RovensBy On January 16, 2016 In Author Interview Hello my lovelies! Welcome to another edition of Interview FoxSeat featuring author Sue Rovens.
Sue is a horror/suspense writer. She works at Illinois State University as the Stacks Maintenance Manager for Milner Library. In her spare time, she enjoys collecting antique advertising, watching obscure movies, reading, and animals. Sue also runs, but she doesn’t enjoy it. She lives with her significant other, Charlie, and two kitties: Bella, the snooty diva, and Noodle, a big, black fluff ball that loves to hug.
Sue’s brought along her book blurb.
BADFISH IS A TOWN DROWNING IN ITS OWN CIRCLE OF HELL. Misogynist motel owner Karl Demetris has an insatiable desire for money and power. In order to line his pockets, he leads an underground drug ring, but soon discovers a cheaper substance to peddle. The effects…

Another Book Review from Book Blogger ALY!

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Badfish, January 6, 2016 By  ALY This review is from: Badfish (Paperback) What an interesting book! First I have to say, I hate needles so the cover of this book creeps me out! :) But the book even though it was a very dark book for me was great. I was interested in what was going to happen next. I think this author was a great surprise to me, honestly. I really love the author imagination. * I received this book from the author in exchange for an honest review*

A Book Review! From Book Blogger SciFi and Scary.

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Book Review: Badfish by Sue RovensOn January 4, 2016 By SciFi and ScaryIn Book Reviews, Independently Published Author Badfish was a book that I read simply because the synopsis was so outrageous that I had to see if she could actually pull off making someone who indulged in, uhm, public indecency the hero of the story. Did she manage it? Well…  Lets just put it this way, my follow up email to this author said simply “You have an interesting mind.”

_____ What’s it about?Misogynist motel owner Karl Demetris has an insatiable desire for money and power. In order to line his pockets, he leads an underground drug ring, but soon discovers a cheaper substance to peddle. The effects on its victims are ghastly and horrifying. Strip club owner and public masturbator extraordinaire, Donald Bickley, is the only person in a position to stop this atrocity. Though he has his own demons to battle, the future of Badfish rests in his sticky hands. Donald will need to pull himself together l…