Short short stories

A Series by Rik Hunik

Reality Check
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Series: Short short stories, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 1,860. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
How can we tell what is real? We only know reality by what our senses tell us, but what if our senses are being manipulated or bypassed? Ted thought he had it figured, but he was wrong. Or was he? This mind-bending science fiction horror short story first appeared in Barbaric Yawp, volume 12, number 3, July 2008.
Vacation Violation
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Series: Short short stories, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 1,340. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Saul had a wonderful life for a twelve-year-old, with a loving family and a comfortable home, weekends were three days long, and summer vacation was coming, so why was he tormented by a recurring nightmare? This dark science fiction short short story first appeared in Barbaric Yawp, volume 14, number 3, July 2010.
The Sitting
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Series: Short short stories, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 1,680. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Peter Dennis is flattered to be asked by a beautiful artist to sit for her next painting for a book cover. It starts out well but it doesn't go as he'd anticipated. A short horror story. A slightly different version of this story first appeared in "Black Petals, Summer 2003".
Worse Than An Orphan's Curse
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Series: Short short stories, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 2,110. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
A short fantasy story wherein an orphan's curse brings about the death of a ship's captain, but the captain's dying curse is worse. (Yes, the title is lifted from that poem by Coleridge)
Dead Man's Ashes
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Series: Short short stories, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 2,470. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
A sequel to "Worse Than An Orphan's Curse", wherein Dar, a young thief, is sent into the darkest part of the city by Peli, King of the Beggars, to recover the ashes of the man who cursed him, so he can exact his revenge on the dead man's spirit.
Green Eyes
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Series: Short short stories, Book 6. Price: Free! Words: 1,650. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Sid hated cats. Sid liked to party. When a black cat spoiled his party he got upset. A short short horror story about a man who tried to run over the wrong cat.
Good-bye Grandpa
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Series: Short short stories, Book 7. Price: Free! Words: 2,050. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(1600 words) Angry at Professor Kline's public statement that time travel was impossible, Nick marched into Kline's lab with the equations to prove that it was possible, only to find Kline was waiting for him with a few surprises. And a time machine.
Night Lures
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Series: Short short stories, Book 8. Price: Free! Words: 1,250. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(760 words) A science fiction fishing story. This story first appeared in Barbaric Yawp, Apr. 2010
The Hole
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Series: Short short stories, Book 9. Price: Free! Words: 800. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(290 words)A flash fiction horror story. A curious man lowers a camera on a cable into a reputedly bottomless hole.