Description: Necessary Evil contains the terrifying “Oded the Merciless” (previously published in audio format at Pseudopod) and more dark fiction. Six horror stories, 22,000 words total:
- Oded the Merciless – A relentless computer AI on a spaceship torments a woman to discover the nature of the human condition.
- To Feed the Hungry – A lesson in be careful what you wish for.
- Nature Boy – An angry young man is offered his heart’s desire, but only if he can believe in magic.
- Cold Comfort – An elderly woman is hiding something far worse than her menagerie of cats.
- Red Tide – Bad things happen when a vampire bites a dolphin.
- Necessary Evil – A real estate agent on Mars struggles with an ethical quandary when she tries to sell a house.
You can pick up a Kindle edition for only $.99 here: Necessary Evil