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Mother Dearest
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Price: Free! Words: 18,460. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Tom Morrison has just lost his fiance, and then his mother grows incredibly sick. In caring for his mother and missing Trisha, he finds more about his mother than he cared to ever know...a dark and terrible secret. A story of a mother's love gone wrong.
Redemption Song
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Price: Free! Words: 1,860. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2010 by Bards and Sages Publishing. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
A homeless man is haunted by more than his memories when he discovers the body of a dead woman in the park. Redemption Song is one of the tales told in Beneath the Surface of Things, the debut short story collection by Kevin Wallis.
Spooky Stacks: Four Horror Tales
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Price: Free! Words: 15,610. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2013 by Haunted Computer Books. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A free collection of four spooky tales by bestselling horror authors Brian Keene, Jonathan Maberry, Scott Nicholson, and Bryan Smith. 15,000 words, part of the Spooky Stacks signed book giveaway for Halloween. Available for a limited time only.
In Extremis
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Price: Free! Words: 3,730. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(4.81 from 21 reviews)
This is a short story. Job would preach his sermons with a powerful voice that echoed throughout the church. All would stop and make their way to the sanctuary to hear and hope. Hope ... was all they had left. The undead horde outside would pound upon the barred church doors when Father Job addressed the congregation. It had made Claire wonder if it was too late for salvation.
The Rabbi and the Vampire (A Short Story)
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Price: Free! Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Religious
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
Although Vampires are found in many cultures, this is a short story about the Jewish origins of the Vampire legend as found in the Torah and Talmud which has entered into literature. The information in this regard is factual, as was the treatment of the Jews I describe in the late Middle Ages, just before the advent of the European Enlightenment in the early 1800's.
Champa
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Price: Free! Words: 4,200. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2010. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(2.50 from 2 reviews)
a story of lost love and the search for it through generations.
Underneath
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Price: Free! Words: 11,350. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2011 by CyberWitch Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(4.75 from 8 reviews)
An ancient city, entombed beneath a museum that seeks to understand the brutal race that once inhabited the underground world. A young woman with special empathic powers offered a job to create an exhibit of the city's artifacts. Underneath, they wait for her. This is a 11,000 word short story.
Succubus
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Price: Free! Words: 7,830. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
The arrival of a mysterious young woman brings danger to a housewife and her adult son.
Caroline: A Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 9,690. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
He met her at the grocery store - piece by piece.
The Crossroads
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Price: Free! Words: 5,820. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
After getting into an argument with her boy-friend while driving home from a party, Angela finds herself stranded on an abandoned road in the dead of night. Then she meets an unfamiliar woman who ap-pears to be equally lost and lonely. But what Angela doesn’t know is that her immediate trust in this stranger might have disastrous conse-quences…
Strawberries
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Price: Free! Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Strawberries. Delicious, tasty, juicy strawberries. What could possibly go wrong...?
The Periphery People
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Price: Free! Words: 2,740. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
"You ever feel like everything in the world’s gone wrong? Like you can’t do anything right? Like the world is nothing but a big pile of dog shit, and you’re just a smear in the fecal matter taking up space? That kind of sadness, that sort of despair—that’s what they leave you with once they’ve eaten enough of your soul. From there, it only gets worse."
Beginner's Luck
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2009 by Trove Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
A would-be serial killer prepares to begin his reign of terror as the Hatchet Man! He has a hatchet! He has a mask! He has a plan, more or less! What could possibly go wrong? Author Dan McGirt offers his somewhat skewed look at the perils of launching a career in mass murder. It isn't as easy as you think. One thing is certain--this night will not end well. But for whom? A comical tale of terror.
It Waits
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Price: Free! Words: 2,040. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2010. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(4.00 from 7 reviews)
"It Waits" now has a new beginning, new middle, and a new ending. It has been totally reworked. It is now a true short story in the horror fiction genre. Somewhere out there It Waits. It is very hungry.
The Chamber
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Price: Free! Words: 4,900. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(4.60 from 5 reviews)
Six strangers awaken in an empty room with metal walls, no door, and what appears to be a two way mirror. Then one by one, they start to die. From Brett J. Talley, author of the Bram Stoker Award nominee, That Which Should Not Be.
Coryanna: A Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 2,990. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
(4.93 from 15 reviews)
A ghost haunts a third-shift nurse on a hospital maternity ward.
Death Takes a Holiday (Cities of the Dead)
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Price: Free! Words: 3,870. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Day 1 - Los Angeles, California. The Zombie Apocalypse has to start somewhere with a Patient Zero scenario. This is it. Only, nobody believes in zombies. Yet.
The Dead Rule the Day
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Price: Free! Words: 3,440. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
First person account of an unusual turn in events after the dead come back to life.
Suck It
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Price: Free! Words: 19,180. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Vianne Vanator can’t catch a break. Released from prison after getting a string of DUI’s, she’s finally gotten her life together only to have vampires—actual vampires—screw everything up. To make matters worse, the blood-suckers seem to recognize her as an enemy which makes for a very long and gruesome Saturday night.
The Gig
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Price: Free! Words: 7,410. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2010. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(3.00 from 1 review)
A bar band crosses the state to play at a strange club they've never heard of. The big payday and prospect of new women to charm have them licking their chops--until they start playing!