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I have 301 stories published in 10 collections on the site.
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Ashton Macaulay

I am user researcher with Microsoft, but enjoy writing short stories and novels in what little spare time I have. Most of my work falls into the black humor category, so be warned! As always, I accept all criticism, additions, or angry mobs (that's happened one too many times), as each failure is a step on the way to becoming a better writer.

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My stories

A Woman of the Swamp 2-4

Previous Chapter 4. Martin, The Necromancer The team of guards escorted Nick, Shirley, James and Lopsang to a predictably lavish room adorned with...

A Woman of the Swamp 2-3.5

Previous Chapter 3.5 - Undead Fight Club - Part 2 They passed under the neon-emblazoned archway and into a wide concrete path, circling the outside...
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A Woman of the Swamp 2-3

Previous Chapter Apparently, I'm incapable of short chapters right now, so this one is again split, although I think it works well as a two-parter. 3...

A Woman of the Swamp 2-2 [2 of 2]

Continued from here When everything was settled, the four of them met in a cramped hallway next to the bar’s bathroom. There were only two rooms, and...

A Woman of the Swamp 2-2 [1 of 2]

Apologies, had to split this one in two again because it went over the word limit! Previous Chapter 2. An Ordinary Dive Bar It was summer in the city...