Cara Flannery

Cara Flannery - Editor

Newport, ME, United States

Owner of Fluky Fiction. I offer freelance services to authors not signed with the company.

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Overview

I'm an editor who specializes in unconventional stories/authors.

Languages
English (US)
Fiction
Fantasy
Horror
Humor & Comedy
Literature
Romance
Science Fiction
Short Story
Themes & Motifs
Thriller
Urban Fantasy

Certifications

  • Bachelor's of the Arts: English Language and Literature

Work experience

Founding Editor/Publisher

Self-employed
October, 2016 – Present (about 2 years)

English Teacher

RSU 19
August, 2011 – Present (over 7 years)

Portfolio (5 selected works)

When Glints Collide: A Collection of Science Fiction, Horror, and Oddities

Fluky Fiction, Stacey Brouse, Mercedes Brown, Brad Carl, Stephen Evans, Cara Fox, Howard Hachey, A. Mangina, CJ Mirren, Emma McAnirlin

Alien worlds and accidental time travel.Talking plants and nighttime showers.Ghost stories and bloody anklets.Body harvesting and post-apocalyptic wonderlands.Big bushy beards and sour dreams.Shadowy men in black suits and claustrophobic drunks. These are just a few of the many frighteningly strange and weird tales found within these pages. Collected from the most obscure authors, When Glints ... read more

Alien worlds and accidental time travel.Talking plants and nighttime showers.Ghost stories and bloody anklets.Body harvesting and post-apocalyptic wonderlands.Big bushy beards and sour dreams.Shadowy men in black suits and claustrophobic drunks. These are just a few of the many frighteningly strange and weird tales found within these pages. Collected from the most obscure authors, When Glints ... read more

Death Dresses Poorly

Marc Watson

Ethan is a directionless twenty-something who has finally cast off the heartbreaking responsibilities of his broken boyhood home, but not without irreversible scars and sarcasm. After surviving a tragic accident, he begins to suspect he may actually have something to live for. Is it a hidden purpose? His new beginning? Finding a decent cup of coffee?The answer is unclear, until one morning a f... read more

Ethan is a directionless twenty-something who has finally cast off the heartbreaking responsibilities of his broken boyhood home, but not without irreversible scars and sarcasm. After surviving a tragic accident, he begins to suspect he may actually have something to live for. Is it a hidden purpose? His new beginning? Finding a decent cup of coffee?The answer is unclear, until one morning a f... read more

The Muse and The Flame: A Collection of Bizarre Romance

Fluky Fiction, Cristina Bresser de Campos, Cara Fox, Emma J. Gibbon, Mel Gough, Howard Hachey, Harry Husbands, Daria Lee, A. Mangina, Susan McDonough-Wachtman

Skinless touches and secret promises.Recovered memories and windy mountains.Obsessed stalkers and sentient awareness.Terrible smells and salty flesh.These are just a few of the bizarre love stories found within these pages.Collected from the most obscure authors, The Muse and The Flame is an anthology worthy of any short story lover's shelf.

Skinless touches and secret promises.Recovered memories and windy mountains.Obsessed stalkers and sentient awareness.Terrible smells and salty flesh.These are just a few of the bizarre love stories found within these pages.Collected from the most obscure authors, The Muse and The Flame is an anthology worthy of any short story lover's shelf.

Ionic Relapse: Book One of The Doll Man Duology (Volume 1)

Howard Hachey

From 1970 to 1989, more than fifty children were found in pieces across the state of Maine. The twisted, methodical displays of carnage frightened the calm backwoods communities of Vacationland and shocked the entire nation. Many missing and mutilated bodies later, the killings stopped. With almost no leads or suspects, the case was left to run cold. The Doll Man was never brought to justice. ... read more

From 1970 to 1989, more than fifty children were found in pieces across the state of Maine. The twisted, methodical displays of carnage frightened the calm backwoods communities of Vacationland and shocked the entire nation. Many missing and mutilated bodies later, the killings stopped. With almost no leads or suspects, the case was left to run cold. The Doll Man was never brought to justice. ... read more

The Heart of the Hydra

A. Mangina

Nick is a lonely introvert with a deep, dark secret. His jock physique, curly locks, and steely blue eyes only cover so much of the hideous truth that he keeps hidden from everyone around him. His seemingly normal outward appearance provides him the ability to blend in effortlessly with the rest of the beautiful people of South Harbor, a bustling seaside metropolis where warm sand and water bo... read more

Nick is a lonely introvert with a deep, dark secret. His jock physique, curly locks, and steely blue eyes only cover so much of the hideous truth that he keeps hidden from everyone around him. His seemingly normal outward appearance provides him the ability to blend in effortlessly with the rest of the beautiful people of South Harbor, a bustling seaside metropolis where warm sand and water bo... read more

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