What would you give for the blessing of your God? What form would you want the blessing to take… and how much would you be willing to sacrifice to get it?
In the introductory story of his Shivers collection, Randal Schaffer brings us the story of Josiah Cornwall, a boy on the verge of manhood who must face that question for the first time.
Watch for the second story, Lady Frankenstein's Lover in early 2017
Cover art by Brendan Smith
|Realism:||Consistent with real world, no magic, no unachieved science|
|Setting Type:||Pastoral (rural & small towns)|
|Time Period:||2010 - 2019 (Present day)|
|Sexual Preference:||Irrelevant or N/A|
Styles & Themes
|Inspires Reader to Feel:||Uneasy/Tense|
|Mysteries & Puzzles:||Modest mystery element(s) to story|
|Pacing:||Time to savor, deliberate|
|Physical Action:||Negligible physical action|
|Political/Social Commentary:||Politics irrelevant to story|
|Romance:||A Love story first and foremost|