Blood Vengeance


By Michael Schutz-Ryan

Publisher : Permuted Press

Blood Vengeance

ABOUT Michael Schutz-Ryan

Michael Schutz-Ryan
Michael Schutz-Ryan was born and raised in the frozen tundra of Wisconsin. He attended the UW-Stevens Point and graduated with an English degree from the Madison campus. A lifelong diet of Ray Bradbury and Stephen King whet his appetite for the macabre. A lover of all things horror, he plu More...



Grey and rotting ghosts of murdered girls claw each other in sick imitation of their deaths. Laughter and screams echo from the abandoned apartment downstairs. Dead for almost twenty years, the raging spirit of the San Francisco Ripper continues to torment his victims. Now time is running out, not just for Brennan and his friends, but for the souls of the dead girls, trapped for all these years with their murderer.

Blood Vengeance was very much inspired by my own move to San Francisco, though my experiences lacked the supernatural! I had very little money and lived with a friend in the Tenderloin. A lot of crazy stuff went down there. I wanted to write about the loneliness and confusion I felt at the time, as well as about that dark, dirty aspect of San Francisco that is hidden away from the touristy and wealthy districts. All that set the stage for this idea growing in my head: the ghost of a serial killer continuing to torment his victims.

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