Stephen V. Ramey

Stephen V. Ramey is an American writer living in New Castle, Pennsylvania. His short fictions have appeared in many places, most recently Pure Slush, The Doctor TJ Eckleburg Review, and Apocrypha and Abstractions. He edits the annual Triangulation anthology from Parsec Ink, and the twitterzine, trapeze.

Stories by Stephen V. Ramey

The Valley of Doom

Illustrated by Sue Pownall

The light was failing as we started down Route 424 into the Valley of Doom. That wasn’t its map name, but Bruce and I had called it that on our annual excursion over the mountains to Grandmother’s house. Now it was my fiancé in the car with me, drowsing against the passenger window. “Sasha,” I said, …