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Denning Swamp - A Ghost Story
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Price: Free! Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Strange sounds emanating from the swamp startled Jack during the night. Alone in the house, he wondered what was outside. Would he determine what was tormenting him before it was too late?
The Old Man and the W. C.
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 9,360. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
It's tough being a crotchety old widower in this day and age. Banker lady serves you eviction papers so they can build a shopping mall on your property. Then, a supernatural horror attempts to claim your soul even as you attempt to move your bowels ... What will prevail? Despair or a resurgent human spirit? A touching story of endurance and redemption ... with a little potty humor thrown in!
Beneath a Persian Sun (a John Dee tale)
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Series: John Dee Chronicles, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,250. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
The year is 2003 and the place is Baghdad, Iraq. U.S. forces have invaded and looting has rampaged across the city. Into this chaos arrives a mysterious figure dressed in gray and his companion, a history professor. The two venture into the depths of the National Museum in search of an ancient relic. "Beneath a Persian Sun" is a short story of dark historical and religious fantasy, and horror.
Harvest Moon
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Series: World of Darkness short stories, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,820. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Anthologies
(3.00 from 1 review)
The Harvest moon has a way of bringing certain things to light. See what’s lurking in the shadows this year with 21 short stories sure to make your skin crawl.
The Hidden Life of Hermoine Maison
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,820. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Hermoine Maison, a wealthy old socialite, has been living in seclusion for over forty years. One day her memory and her past is shattered when an innocuous visitor turns out to be more than he appears to be. The Hidden Life of Hermoine Maison is a short story by Bruce Memblatt loosely based on the life of Haugette Clarke. It was originally published in Danse Macarbe in March 2010
The Carters
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Series: Douglas T. Vale's Short Stories, Book 9. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,350. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
The Carters receive a special pie from Mrs. Carter’s mother that tests their marriage. A horror short story.
Doctor Nine
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,240. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
In her dreams, Bethy dreamed of blood. She was only eleven years old, but she knew what she wanted to be when she grew up. A monster. A serial killer. In her dreams, Doctor Nine and his strange companions taught her the ways of the knife and of poisons. Now, Doctor Nine was coming for her. For real. Coming to take her on an endless nightmare journey. And she can’t wait!
Pegleg and Paddy Save the World
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,960. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Take two half-wit and whiskey-soaked moonshiners, add a mean old lady, gangsters, a fiery comet and flesh-eating Zombies and you have the ingredients for a besotted and morbidly skewed version of the events leading up to the Great Chicago Fire. The cow had nothing to do with it!
The Best Friend
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Price: Free! Words: 710. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(4.90 from 10 reviews)
Blood is everywhere and the only one who can help you is your best friend. They can see into your thoughts. They know your deepest, darkest secrets... they know you better than you know yourself. This is a 600 word short story.
Frozen Dinner
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Price: Free! Words: 3,700. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(4.40 from 5 reviews)
Lost in the Greenland desert, a man comes across a downed plane and is forced to make a decision that truly bites.
Short Story - Natural Selection
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
"They're watching me! Even when I have my back to them I know they're watching me. It's just jealousy. They don't understand! I'm the one who understands. Their puny minds just don't understand genius. I've studied genius. They say that a hairsbreadth is the dividing line between madness and genius." A disturbing first-person exploration of insanity masquerading as genius. Read on..
My Zombie's Keeper (My Little Brother is a Zombie, Book 3)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 310. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Comics
In the third installment of Alan Gandy’s highly successful “My Little Brother is a ZOMBIE” series Calamity will still do anything to protect her little brother Kale, and pay any price…
The Season of End
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,370. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Alone in a broken room of despair, Victor is left but to watch through a single window, as the world quickly rots before him. Through a journey of madness and isolation, he must discover the secrets of his fate. With the haunting knocking coming from the door, and the blackness that is quickly approaching, what will happen when one man witnesses The Season of End?
The Lazarus Question (Cities of the Dead)
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Price: Free! Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Hristo Gruev has risen from the grave. Scientists at the Centers for Disease Control want to know how. And, why? This is the sixth story in the series. A new story will be released each week through the final months of 2011 and beginning of 2012.
The Dare
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,700. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
The #1 iTunes Horror Chart's most terrifying experience! The controversial short story 'The Dare'. Do EXACTLY as the dare instructs you and you WILL be TERRIFIED! It is not intended to be read as just a normal story... those who say it isn't scary haven't tried it properly! You only get one opportunity to experience it for the first time... so don't waste it... Good luck.
The Magic
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,440. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
It takes five minutes. It will terrify you. 'The Magic' is regarded as the scariest short story ever published. Only 6% of readers will be able to follow the two pages of instructions all the way to the end. The other 94% will be too scared. Good luck...
The 99%
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,970. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Owen Stephens is a man with nothing left to lose. Since the Great Collapse, inflation has spiraled out of control, unemployment has skyrocketed, and hunger, homelessness, and despair is the norm for 99% of Americans. Desperate to protect and provide for his family, Owen is out of options and almost out of time. Until he discovers that he's worth more undead than he is alive.
The Murder of Tom Bombadil
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,490. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Tom Bomdrill was a normal elderly man, until one day, taking one barb too many from his wife, he murders her. For days he sat with the body in the bedroom, haunted by the sight of his dead wife, and the echoes of JRR Tolkein's poetry in his head. He decides to walk to the local police station and report the crime, but the simple act does not go exactly to plan...
When Writers Attack
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,950. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(3.75 from 4 reviews)
"When Writers Attack" - A bit of violent flash fiction by David Michael. You should be careful around writers who are struggling to find a story. (800-word flash fiction)
The Watchman
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Price: Free! Words: 710. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(4.87 from 15 reviews)
For a man in a hurry, H.H. Herbert hated anything that would slow him down. His life was planned to the minute. But one ordinary day, his life would change in a way he had not – could not – have foretold. This is a 600 word short story.