Do you enjoy reading macabre poetry? Do you enjoy short stories, written within the realm of darkness? Then you will enjoy the Visions of Darkness. They will invoke memories of the first time you read the works of Edgar Allan Poe. The story and poetry contained within this book cover insanity and the dark realm of the human mind.
Do you enjoy Inspirational poetry and poetry about every day issues? Then you will enjoy the Visions of Light.
In the VISIONS of DARKNESS, you will be taken down the road of the macabre. There are poems in this book that are written in the classical style of lore.
Poems which include, K. Patrick Downey’s first published poem, Language of Flowers, Death of the Master Poe, A Journey for Answers, and more…..
It contains a poetic story titled, The Night of The Beast, which is about a man’s struggle with a demon that he first met in his youth. Years later it returned to claim what it was promised. The man struggles with his beast for his soul and his sanity. Who will win?
A short- story titled, Behind the Crimson Door- Is about a young couple, Mr. And Mrs. Bartley. They move from their home state of Florida to Massachusetts for a better work opportunity for Mrs. Bartley. While there, they rent a house. A house, and a city, that hold a secret, which unfolds before them and grips them in terror.
There are also poems of inspiration and everyday life. Poetry of inspiration so that you can see that you are not alone in your struggles and that there are ways that you can overcome them. Poems like Game Over, A Love Letter, I AM, and others….
K. Patrick Downey will be writing more books about the Visions of Darkness. The stories will be getting darker and scarier as we go. Hang on for a ride that you won’t ever forget.
He will also be writing more Visions of Light to help you and encourage you.He will show you that you have so much to offer to others and to make the world a much better and more loving place, where you will be accepted and fit in.
K. Patrick Downey is once published poet who had a book and video deal with a publisher in Virginia. However, he walked away from it. In the publisher’s bibliography, they compared him to Stephen King, Edgar Allan Poe, and Dean Koontz. A year later he got married to his beautiful, Hawaiian-Samoan, wife, Maria. He and Maria have three beautiful daughters, Stephenie, Sheryl Ann, and Leilani.. They also have two sons-in-law, Jon (Leilani’s husband) and Larry (Stephenie’s husband). Along with three grandsons, Jacob, Wayde, and Trevor. K. Patrick is now getting back into writing and published his first book(Visions of Darkness and Visions of Light, on Kindle and a paperback on Amazon.
Many of his macabre poetry and short stories were written during a dark time in his life. K. Patrick Downey will take you down the dark road so that you can experience your fears, suspense and feel the mind tingling macabre that will make you look under your bed at night and check your closet. This is only his first book. However, he is working on more that will be published soon. Keep watching for his new releases so that he can take you further down your path of fear. The stories will be getting darker and scarier as we go. Hang on for a ride that you won’t ever forget.
The inspirational poetry and short stories were written to help people deal with their issues of negative self-image and self- perception and their need to feel and be accepted. To let them know that they can see that they are not alone in their struggles and that there are ways that they can overcome them. Also to let them know that they are unique and loved, whether they know it or not and that they can contribute in order to make the world a nicer and more beautiful place. Some of his writings are issues that K. Patrick has personally struggled with his whole life.