Those of you who have heard, read, or seen my novel on Amazon titled, Stay Awhile, I have recently come into contact with someone who has the ability to potentially turn scripts, novels, or short stories into films. Check out my log-line at this link, BEFORE READING THAT LOG-LINE BE AWARE OF THERE BEING MAJOR SPOILERS!

My book is extremely gritty, dark, spooky, horrifying, gory, and strange at times. But it also makes you think. What you might suspect happens always changes. The story twists and turns in your mind like a splinter caught between clock tower gears. The protagonist is dark and represents the true “Anti-hero”.

Below is what the log-line looks line, if you don’t want to look forward, then stop reading now. Spoilers ahead… You can purchase my book on Amazon for 2.99 here, My Amazon Author Page is this,



Title: Stay Awhile

Written by: Anthony Vecchiarello

Genre: Horror, Crime

Type: Novel

Available on Amazon:

Logline: This is a Horror Novel about a criminal/thief who travels with his accomplice 30 miles off the GPS radar to steal from a Senator in a desolate neighborhood. During his home invasion, the family comes home earlier than expected which forces the thief to hide inside a closet underneath a staircase. The criminal is delved into a nightmare when he witnesses what the seemingly normal middle class family is consuming for dinner… human remains.


What sets this story apart from others is the twist that the criminal is actually the protagonist. The cannibalistic family is only a front to what is really going on in this small Midwestern U.S. town called, ‘Clean Village’. The town is engulfed by a satanic cult who believe that consuming flesh will grant them everlasting life and they so happen to be performing ceremonies on missing boys that will subsequently awaken a beast, a demon in the form of a Minotaur. The missing children are referenced in a side plot that the protagonist comes across in past documents and files. There are scientific abominations, experiments gone wrong that has put the morgue and facility of the town in a haunting atmosphere. That is where the cult preserves the “alive” human meat. The protagonist, Troy tries to escape with his life while discovering evidence of the town’s past wrongdoings in the documents. He is also searching for his driver (friend) who goes missing during the home invasion. The novel gets dark and disturbing to a point where you question whether Troy is actually seeing things for what they really are or just hallucinating images in his head. The antagonist is the head priest of the cult congregation called, ‘The Craven’ who is rumored to be “immortal’.

This novel has an ending that will leave you with questions. Those questions won’t be answered until the next installment in the series.


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