Eric Shay Howard’s books. Eric writes fiction in conversation on various subjects ranging from LGBT themes to emasculated cowboys, and occasionally takes sides on the war between birds and cats.

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Crushes: Stories

Crushes by Eric Shay Howard

Fiction collection. Release date. November 23rd, 2018. Available for pre-order on Amazon Kindle for $4.99 usd. It’s also available on Kindle Unlimited for a limited time.

Description. A young anthropologist discovers the mysteries of the flightless birds in her father’s back yard with the help of a handsome and mysterious traveling painter. A mall cowboy competes for the favor of his work crush. College buddies discover a secret spaceship beneath a hidden lake off of I-65. These are just some of the moments in Crushes, a collection of stories that explore characters from the south scattered across America through magical realism, dark humor, context, and place.


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