A Cold, Cold Place To Die

A Cold, Cold Place To Die

Dan McGirt

Science Fiction & Fantasy / Thriller / Horror

A Jack Scarlet adventure! A respected Russian ecologist is murdered. His beautiful young widow ask Jack to investigate. The trail leads to a Russian black ops unit, a power-mad general, and an illegal biological weapons program. No time for a 300 page thriller? Jack Scarlet concentrates all the thrills into a few short pages! Skip the setup! Join Jack for a showdown in Siberia starting: Now!Logan Tanner shook the red dust of West Texas off his boots at the age of eighteen and hasn't looked back. When his father has a stroke, Logan is temporarily forced to return home and take over the family ranch. He still feels responsible for his mother's death when he was twelve, and has never gotten over the guilt. Now he's faced with having to protect his twelve year old daughter Katie and his sister and her friend Megan Flynn. It's nearly more than one man can handle. He can't wait to get back to Dallas.Megan Flynn immediately falls in love with Morris Springs, Texas, population 976, when she delivers Logan's runaway daughter to his doorstep. Raised as a city girl, Megan has a dream of a few acres, a few champion Blue Heelers, and a small-town veterinary practice. The only thing standing between her and her dream is one stubborn, reluctant cowboy with an overprotective streak as wide as the West Texas prairie. But her stubborn streak is a match for his any day. And she's determined to prove it.Blame it on Texas is a story of the power of love to overcome any adversity, the strength of family and friendship, and the joy that comes with being part of something bigger than yourself.
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Bullets for Breakfast

Bullets for Breakfast

Dan McGirt

Science Fiction & Fantasy / Thriller / Horror

A Jack Scarlet adventure! Jack decides to "find himself" with a solo trek through the jungle. Unfortunately, a team of murderous mercenaries wants to find him too. Think your day got off to a bad start? It is nothing compared to Jack's! The coffee is hot and the action is hotter! Get your bullets for breakfast starting: Now!Sixfold is an all-writer-voted journal. All writers who upload their manuscripts vote to select the highest-voted $1000 prize-winning manuscripts and all the short stories and poetry published in each issue.In Sixfold Poetry Summer 2014: Anne Rankin-Kotchek | Letter to the World from a Dying Woman & other poemsSara Graybeal | Ghetto City & other poemsTee Iseminger | Construction & other poemsLisa Beth Fulgham | After They Sold the Cows... & other poemsMary Mills | The Practical Knowledge of Women & other poemsMonika Cassel | Waldschatten, Muttersprache & other poemsMichael Fleming | To a Fighter & other poemsDaniel Stewart | January & other poemsJohn Glowney | Cigarettes & other poemsHannah Callahan | The Ptarmigan Suite & other poemsLee Kisling | How the Music Came to My Father & other poemsJose A. Alcantara | Finding the God Particle & other poemsDavid A. Bart | Veteran’s Park & other poemsGreg Grummer | War Reportage & other poemsRande Mack | rat & other poemsJ. K. Kitchen | Anger Kills Himself & other poemsJim Pascual Agustin | The Man Who Wished He Was Lego & other poemsJessica M. Lockhart | Scylla of the Alabama & other poemsJames P. Leveque | Three Films of Jean Painlevé & other poemsKelsey Charles | Autobiography & other poemsTherese L. Broderick | Polly & other poemsLane Falcon | Touch & other poemsRicky Ray | The Bird & other poemsPhoebe Reeves | Every Petal & other poemsDavid Livingstone Fore | Eternity is a very long time... & other poemsTim Hawkins | Northern Idyll & other poemsAbigail F. Taylor | On the Pillow Where You Lie & other poemsJoey DeSantis | Baby Names & other poemsCameron Price | Every Morning & other poemsDavid Walker | Sestina for Housesitting & other poemsHelen R. Peterson | Ablaut & other poems
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Jack Scarlet

Jack Scarlet

Dan McGirt

Science Fiction & Fantasy / Thriller / Horror

Jack Scarlet is in deep trouble...Action ace Jack Scarlet receives an urgent call for help when a research ship vanishes in the Gulf of Mexico, taking marine biologist Dr. Cassi Settles with it. When Cassi's parents ask him to find their missing daughter, Jack and his adventuring partner Galahad TwoHawks set sail at once. The trail leads to a mysterious offshore drilling rig operated by a ruthless energy conglomerate, and to the reclusive island republic of San Marcos, ruled by a charismatic dictator with plans to topple the global order. Yet the greatest danger lurks beneath the sea, where an ancient and powerful force that man was not meant to disturb is now awake. Is the kraken real, or only a myth? Jack Scarlet is about to find out...Deepfire is part of the Jack Scarlet series of 21st century pulp action tales. The adventure begins...now!
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