Philip Harris


Philip Harris is a speculative fiction author and video game developer. Born near Oxford, England, he now lives on the West Coast of Canada where he spends his days developing video games and his nights writing speculative fiction – anything from horror to science fiction to fantasy.

His first publication, Letter From a Victim, appeared in the award winning magazine, Peeping Tom, in 1995. Since then he has been published in numerous magazines and anthologies including Garbled Transmissions, So Long, and Thanks for All The Brains and James Ward Kirk’s Best of Horror 2013.

He has also worked as security for Darth Vader.

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He can also be found on Facebook, on Twitter @SolitaryMindset and on Pinterest.

The name Solitary Mindset comes from a line in the song Heart of Stone from the album Unfamiliar Faces by Matt Costa.

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Bottled Lightning Philip Harris

One moment can change your life. For husband and wife team, Alex and Lisa, the trip across the volcanoes of Mars is a chance to escape the monotony of life at Gale Crater. But now they've found something, or someone, and everything is about to change.


Curfew Philip Harris

War has raged for over 160 years, the reasons for the conflict long since forgotten. Violent gangs roam the streets of a city in chaos, preying on the innocent and the careless. Friends die. Family die. But there are worse things in the darkness. Worse things beyond the curfew.