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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.
Sick Summer Camp (Something Horrific)
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Price: Free! Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
Jane is sick at summer camp, her second day of a gorgeous hot summer...and is that a 12 year old girl with an axe? Chasing a boy across the parade field, screaming her head off?
Out After Dark
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Price: Free! Words: 3,600. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
A cat and mouse game played by those who stalk the night. Who is the hunter and who is prey? This 2,100 word short explores the classic vampire and hunter story from a different angle.
You Are Just A Guest
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Price: Free! Words: 4,960. Language: British English. Published: October 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
A young married couple move into their first house but it soon becomes apparent that something isn't right. Told through their social media accounts, this short story reveals what happens to unwanted guests.
Nick
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Price: Free! Words: 5,490. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2010. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
After a seductive encouter the previous night, a man's morning routine receives an unpleasant interruption.
A Death In Calgary
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Price: Free! Words: 9,790. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Death had come to town to the small little town of Calgary and it will have a smaller population when he leaves. The people of Calgary are colorful and memorable. Sam is a good man with a heavy heart and a kind nature but the devil is at his door. Choices will have to be made....lives will depend on Sam. Can he turn back death.
The Fishers
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Price: Free! Words: 3,170. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This short story is the prologue to my novel, "The Dark Trek Home". A father and son out fishing. Quality time from the first cast, the morning is perfect...for awhile. Chaos ripples across the pond and the two find themselves fleeing for their lives. Nothing makes sense. What is after them? What do they want?
The Touch of Hemp
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Price: Free! Words: 4,630. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
In 1897, Alfred Hamilton was the country's number one respected hangman. All that changed the morning he came to hang Conrad Edgar Stubbs.
My Expiration Date
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Price: Free! Words: 2,640. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
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"A world of slaughter, pain and fright Another life we take tonight A whole new world of blood and fear Watch as we coax another tear..."
Sonoran Dreams: Three short stories from exile
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Price: Free! Words: 12,020. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The Sonoran Desert in the American Southwest is a place of extremes and contrasts, of beauty and death, of independent spirits and lost souls, of fresh starts and exiles. Three short stories, three different genres, all set in the Sonoran Desert, each with characters in exile of one form or another. One author with a unique perspective and voice.
Toilet Tom: A Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 8,070. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
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Three boys plan a prank on the class weirdo, Toilet Tom. But the bullies soon learn that it's what's inside that counts . . .
The Tooth Fairy
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Price: Free! Words: 3,090. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2012 by Blacklight Design. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The Tooth Fairy is another stunning story from Ryan Ramoutar. Small glimpses of relief and liberty are in fact bad omens. And the death is very small and very silent...
Opposites
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Price: Free! Words: 1,280. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012 by Goblinbrook Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
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This very short story (approx. 1200 words) was originally written for a Sleuth's Ink Mystery Writer's Group contest. Fear the dark, and mirrors, and the dangers within our own souls. Enjoy.
Fury (A Flash Fiction Story)
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Price: Free! Words: 1,300. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Pamela Chase desperately wanted this night to be memorable for her young daughter, Darla, who was turning seven years old. It would be memorable, all right, but not in the way she'd planned...
User Pays
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Price: Free! Words: 3,540. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
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What if we took our political leaders' rhetoric seriously? What if we implemented their dodgy policies in real life? In this chilling parable, the User Pays doctrine is examined as applied to a typical Australian family.
Call Me Israel
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Price: Free! Words: 3,430. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
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Call me Israel is a short story about strange accidental deaths at a university. The main character is a typical student that stumbles across a terrible truth that forces him into circumstances that he cannot change.
The Bridge Builder Of Arta
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Price: Free! Words: 6,240. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2010. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In a small park near his workplace, Benjamin McAuley finds two mysterious statues, sculptures that appear to defy the very laws of nature. Learning of the bizarre centuries-old legend behind the statues and of the man who built them, Benjamin is determined to investigate further.
Pumpkin Flesh
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Price: Free! Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2010. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This (fictional) document was found in the walls of the mobile home of a man named Stanley who was a postal worker near Cheboygan, Michigan around the year 1970. It documents his possible descent into madness over the matter of preparing the seeds of a pumpkin.
The Beach Scene
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Price: Free! Words: 4,080. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2010. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
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When a man receives a seemingly innocuous painting from a recently deceased colleague, he finds himself being pulled inexorably down into the dark depths of insanity.
Quantum Critique
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Price: Free! Words: 5,040. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
What if praise of a work of art affects the way it looks? Does criticism literally destroy a painting?