A compelling collection of short stories exploring the darkened corners of men's hearts--from dark fantasy to drama to horror to surrealism, each tale a gem written in captivating prose and resonant voice. THE GOOD MAN, THE BAD MAN, AND THEM BOOTS "They called Wolfman the Town Devil back then, long before little Lizzy slit her wrists or Jez Ranggerâ€™s bullet hit Tyler Mae Jones in the chest. Los Benos has devils, sure; they ride in from the desert on their roadhogs, firing their Colts in the air whenever a manâ€™s heart needs purging." THE GIRL INSIDE MY HEART "If you ask Kerri-Lou what happened sheâ€™ll tell you different. The dead donâ€™t see things like we do. But broken hearts also blur the vision." HARVESTERS "I harvested my first mind when I was thirteen." ...and other tales!