Mark Rivett has twenty years of professional experience as an educator, digital artist, and application developer. Mark has degrees from the Art Institute of Pittsburgh, in Industrial Design, Media Arts and Animation, and Video Game Art and Design. After living in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania since 1997, Mark now resides in Ann Arbor, Michigan. In addition to a background in digital technology, Mark is fascinated by the macabre and his writing is inspired by the horror and suspense genre.
Inquisitor Roderick finishes his testimony at the trial of The Clockwork Killer: the most prolific serial killer in the history of Three Rivers. Soon after, however a new murder takes place. Roderick’s investigation begins to suggest something terrible is afoot. The Clockwork Killer was building a monster. Meanwhile in Whispers, Nicole Hetzner is tasked with the manufacture of a difficult potion. If she is successful, she can earn admission to The Cathedral of Discovery’s school of Alchemy. Her quest begins innocently enough, but soon thereafter mysterious visitors arrive, and in their wake comes The Thing of Nightmares, and with it comes carnage and ruin.