"Your stomach will turn, your throat will restrict, and jaw will clench tighter than a bull's arsehole in fly season." - S. Elliot Brandis, author of Irradiated and Once Upon A Time At The End Of The World
"Consumption is wonderfully paced and a real treat for horror fans. ... I read it with the lights off and my Kindle screen turned up, and it was a totally immersive and satisfying experience." - Franklin Kendrick, author of The Entity series.
"wonderfully macabre! Cleverly thought out, I was both disgusted and excited by this tale. This a MUST read for horror fans." - Great Book Escapes
"Hicks takes the reader to some twisted, nightmarish places and if you're a horror fan with a strong constitution, add Consumption to your reading list - you won't regret it." - Teri Polen, Books & Such
"Consumption left me feeling both hungry and disturbed. Hicks was able to write both an amazingly thought out and incredibly gory book and made it enjoyable as hell to read." - Brian's Book Blog
"Hicks proves once more to be a master of gore - sating my most primal needs for horror. In this short story, he adds to that an element of Lovecraftian horror, thus crafting the perfect entree for a quick, fun read." - The Ghastly Grimoire