About: John M. Floyd

John M. Floyd wrote “Saving Grace” for the July/August issue and has five collections of short fiction, including Fifty Mysteries: The Angela Files (2014). His stories have also recently appeared in Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine and The Best American Mystery Stories 2015.

Posts by John M. Floyd:

A patient on a stretcher
Saving Grace

In the small town of Rosewood, Billy is known as a hero — but his reputation also bears a dark secret. New short story by... More

a young brown colt galloping through a field
Margaret’s Hero

Old Gus would do anything for Margaret Kindy, even buy her a pony. But when Margaret's father gets a new job in a different state,... More

Woman on Bench
The First of October

Four years after an accident forced Penny to skip a special autumn ritual, she returns to the park bench that brought the promise of first... More

The Outside World

When his world seemed to come to an end, he rediscovered hope with help from a complete stranger.... More