I'm Nicole Willson, an author of horror and dark fantasy fiction. My debut novel Tidepool comes out from Parliament House Press in 2021. If you like Lovecraftian dark fantasy with a shot of American Horror Story, you'll love Tidepool. The eBook is now available for preorder on Amazon and Kobo; watch this space for more ordering information and the cover reveal in December!

I'm a frequent contributor to the Medium.com flash fiction challenge The Weekly Knob, in which participants have six days to write a story based on the weekly prompt. Below, you'll find links to some of my favorite Knob stories.

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The Devil's Fingers

Everything’s so dim that Corey isn’t even sure he’s opened his eyes when he wakes up.

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Made of Meat, Made of Tin

Nick Chopper had always been a capable young woodsman, and so Ku-Klip the tinsmith was quite startled when a very pale Chopper appeared at the door of his workshop carrying his own left leg.

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Going, Going, Gone

In the end, she wonders why she never thought of this before. She’s fed up with dropping obscene amounts of money for anti-aging creams that cost too much and deliver too little.

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