John Charming. Ex knight. Current monster hunter.
While trying to deal with a monster he can't bring himself to kill, John Charming soon runs into another problem: Magic and technology don't mix...so how is a phone sex operation enchanting men through their cell phones?
This is a short story from contemporary fantasy author, Elliott James, within his Pax Arcana world. The first of his novels, Charming
, are available now.
Word count: ~13,000
Other Pax Arcana Short Fiction:
Charmed I'm Sure
Don't Go Chasing Waterfalls
Bulls Rush In
Orbit; May 2015
- ISBN 9780316346849
- Read online, or download in secure EPUB format
- Title: Talking Dirty
- Author: Elliott James
In The Press
"Loved it! Charming is a giant gift basket of mythology and lore delivered by a brilliant new voice in urban fantasy. Elliott James tells stories that are action-packed, often amusing, and always entertaining."—Kevin Hearne, author of Hounded
About The Author
An army brat and gypsy scholar, ELLIOTT JAMES is currently living in the Blue Ridge mountains of southwest Virginia. An avid reader since the age of three (or that's what his family swears anyhow), he has an abiding interest in mythology, martial arts, live music, hiking, and used bookstores.