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ABOUT - CONTACT - GALLERY

ABOUT - CONTACT - GALLERY

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David Paul Harris has previously been published under the name David Paul as the author of The Witness, Naked Vitality, From the Blood of Poetry, and has been published in magazines, including Heavy Metal.  Unable to continue writing extensively due to worsening arthritis, and with a desire to continue creating, David turned to digital art. utilizing skills he developed when he was younger and taking advantage of art programs and software available. He now illustrates book covers and accepts commissions. Commissions start at $25.  Contact Demons Never Die Demons Never Die is a unique collection of artwork and prose focusing on a range of subjects, split into three categories; Creatures features a selection of nightmarish beings coupled with creepy short fiction, Historical Figures brings the spotlight on to those human monsters from the past and the real-life atrocities they were responsible for, and Vices & Influences portrays inner demons and the dark side of the human condition.

House in the Wood cover

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Stay Out of the Basement

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The Interview

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Dead Man's Touch

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The illustrations herein are promotional images for a project with writer Dee Caples. The title for the book, Shadows of Death, first came to me while I was still writing. I intended it to be part of a series of books titled Dead Man's Touch . Shadows of Death would have been a subtitle.  The overall concept of the series concerns a man who sees a shadow figure he suspects is the Angel of Death. Before his own death he recalls an old family superstition that before you die you will see a raven three times. Upon his death he finds himself in the Shadow Realm and is escorted by a raven to Mortis, who explains that for his soul to be freed from its body he must touch it. If the Reaper does not, the soul will remain trapped with its corpse. The Reaper goes on to explain that he has been chosen to replace him, but he must choose to do so. The responsibility cannot be forced upon him. He must make a choice soon, as Mortis is dissipating.  After some time together, learning what his re