The Wattpad Murders (Others Now Shall Fall)
#COMPLETED/WATTPAD FEATURED# Interpol edit of infamous 'Wattpad Murders' confessional.
Length:60000 words (240 novel pages approx)
Selected for Wattpad Picks ('Hot Off The Press' April-June)
#1 ranking in cybercrime and literary fiction (May)
On the evening of 20th September 2017 grocery store assistant Clayton Lee Deschamps of Picton, Ontario, was brutally knifed to death on his own doorstep by a complete stranger. The perpetrator would soon strike again in a completely different part of the world, dual crimes described in disturbing detail in the real-time wattpad confessional 'Others Now Shall Fall.'
Upon the investigating authorities' discovery of said work, it was immediately removed from the site. The decision has now however been taken to republish it in the hope that it will serve as a cautionary tale against the dangers associated with the use of wattpad and similar social media sites.
Please note that out of respect for the victims and their families, some minor editing has been necessary.
Sample (from Preface/Prologue/Introduction, or Whatever the Heck):
A little less than fourteen hours ago I murdered a man named Clayton Lee Deschamps of Picton, Ontario. It seems surreal just to say it, a simple matter of fact like explaining to you my dietary requirements. The transition from wanting to kill someone to actually killing someone had always seemed so immense, a kind of unbreachable taboo wall. You'd have thought there ought to be some sort of impediment. Endless forms to fill, an exam to sit. The invisible hand of a deity you'd never believed in blocking your path, His celestial voice booming from above that 'Thou Shalt Turn Straight Back Around Dude.'
In the end though, it had been surprisingly simple...