Author Archives: mciddangelo

About mciddangelo

"I write because I believe in literature; I believe that the art of words is louder than sound, more colorful than paintings. My novels are written not because of the pursuit of money or even success, but in the FAITH that they exalt our experiences; that not only do they give us enjoyment to read them, but they are meant to open worlds that a reader may not ever imagine." M Cid D'Angelo is published in Aiofe's Kiss, Calliope, Eureka Literary Magazine, Third Wednesday, Midway Journal, and many others. He is the author of Dead Reckoning (J Ellington Ashton Press, 2015), available on Amazon in paperback and Kindle versions.

Dead Reckoning (J Ellington Ashton Press, 2015)

PHARAOH is a terrifying story that is “Blair Witch Project” meets Peter Benchley; it delves into the shadowy-gray realm of both science and psychological horror, illuminating the darkness of the deep and our own souls.  Annie Mitchell, a young marine … Continue reading

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Literary/Historical Novel Excerpt (Seeking Representation)

That very morning, Mario Capello watches as Aleda passes under the melancholy arches of the famed Bell Tower, trying to avoid the minefields that are puddles at her feet, scattering clouds. To him she is beauty as the morning, and … Continue reading

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Currently Drafting (Revising)

What am I doing now? Full rewrites (for the umpteenth time) on Lady Dragon, my Asian underworld crime novel. the novel is on the market, seeking representation. I haven’t worked on the book for some years. Earlier drafts excited literary … Continue reading

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Eureka Literary Magazine Publishes “Flying Dutchman” by M Cid D’Angelo

Hi everyone! Editor Zeke Jarvis at Eureka Literary Magazine has published my latest short story, “Flying Dutchman,” this year! The story was inspired by Sidney Poitier’s autobiography, The Measure of a Man, specifically about his leaving the Bahamas in his … Continue reading

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The Bibliography of M Cid D’Angelo

As of 2016   “Reading Between the Lines: Researching Little Known or Unknown Treasures” (Lost Treasure Magazine, November 2001) “With the might of a shôgun, Oda Nobunaga rose from obscurity to becoming one of Japan’s most formidable rulers” (Military History … Continue reading

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Dead Reckoning Top Finalist!

I am happy to announce that my seaside horror novel, Dead Reckoning, has placed as a Top 10 Finalist for Best Horror Novel 2015 in the Preditors & Editors Critter Awards. The novel was inspired by the innovative and “outside … Continue reading

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Promotional Online Posters

I’ve always felt these needed to be apt. A promo poster I’ve made and you’ve seen me throw around. This is a very apt graphic; it directly hints the overall character and theme of the novel, Dead Reckoning. The symbolism … Continue reading

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