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Slow Djinn

45 pages38 minutes


Former cop turned private eye Sam Eldritch is down on his luck. A Chinese demon killed his partner, but its icy touch gave Sam a terrible gift. Now he sees ghosts, demons, and even worse things--things that shouldn't be there. And he hires himself out to people who need his particular "gift." 

But when a mysterious businessman hires him to retrieve a priceless magical ring, Sam realizes he may have bitten off more than he can chew. With his only allies a Chinese sorcerer and the ingenue of a jealous crimelord, can Sam find a force so powerful it destroys everyone it touches before it falls into the hands of the local mob? 

It's all in a day's work for Sam Eldritch: Occult Investigator for Hire 

Slow Djinn is a 10,685 word novella of two-fisted pulp adventure. Dashiell Hammett meets H.P. Lovecraft

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