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Florida July 2014 Black Bed Sheet Publishing announces the release of the streetlit horror story It Happened on Negro Mountain by Jeff Carroll. It Happened on Negro Mountain is a real place located in Maryland. It Happened on Negro Mountain is available everywhere books are sold.
Negro Mountain is located in west Maryland, on the West Virginia boarder, which divided the Colonial North and South most popularly known as the Mason Dixon Line. The Mountain was named “Negro” because of a heroic Africa Slave who single handedly fought off the Confederate Army soldiers and Native Americans. Now, Negro Mountain is said to be protected by the spirit of the African. The saying is Negro Mountain is a place where bad things happen to bad people. So, when negative energy meets with the energy resting in Negro Mountain the outcome is always the same, The Mountain wins.
“After having success with my first horror story Thug Angel Rebirth of a Gargoyle I wanted to craft another story where I could send chills down the spins of the hardest street thug. No one has ever met a vampire and werewolf but Negro Mountain is real, you can visit it and that makes it ever more scary,” said Jeff Carroll of his work.
It Happened on Negro Mountain (Black Bed Sheet Publishing Paperback, July 25, 2014, ISBN: 978-0692255650-7$16.00 and $3.99 ebook) set to change the face of Streetlit and Horror with author Jeff Carroll. Jeff Carroll a lover of good old fashion horror stories with a creepy origins and not lots of special effects. He found Negro Mountain while road managing a trip to West Virginia. After seeing the highway sign for Negro Mountain he and his partner quickly jumped out of their cars and took picture. Jeff came home a google Negro Mountain and the rest is history.
It Happened on Negro Mountain is a story about a Drug Dealer who has been forced out of his empire. Rather than just submitting he decides to destroy his empire instead of agreeing to the demands of the younger drug dealers whom he started off. His plans to leave his neighborhood turf with his babymother and seven year old daughter for a year. This will allow chaos to erupt and let the young dealers kill each other before he returns to reclaim his post. The place he chooses to hide out is NEGRO MOUNTAIN.
Jeff Carroll lives in South Florida, with his wife and son. He is a writer, a filmmaker and owner of Hip Hop Comix N Flix. He enjoys writing Sci/fi, Horror and fantasy stories with lots of action and a social edge. He has written and produced 2 films, his second film was Gold Digger Killer won 3 film awards including BEST Picture at the International Hip Hop film festival. Jeff Carroll is the author of the non-fiction book The Hip Hop Dating Guide. When he is not writing horror stories he enjoys speaking on Healthy Dating to college and high school students everywhere and goes by Yo Jeff.