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Samsara & The Privateer
Price: Free! Words: 6,090. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » General
In search for a cursed artifact a Privateer finds himself marooned on a deserted island with no hope of survival, on the brink of death a vessel appears from within the darkness to save him... or so he thinks.
Vroedvrouw
Price: Free! Words: 4,840. Language: Dutch. Published: November 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
Op een feestje ontmoet een vrouwengek een waanzinnig mooie vrouw. Zijn avond kan niet meer stuk wanneer ze met hem vertrekt. Al snel wenst hij dat zij dat niet gedaan had.
A Kiss of Thorns
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,130. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2017 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Lonny lost his beloved sister Delia thirty years ago. Since then, he’s sacrificed many lives in order to return her to the world of the living, but without success. His next target is Julia, a young women with a unfulfilled marriage and a passion for ’80s horror films. She will soon discover that not only is real life more complicated than the movies, it’s far more terrifying.
The Well
Price: Free! Words: 4,880. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime, Fiction » Horror » General
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Halloween has been and gone, and as usual it has unsettled me more than somewhat. Although the events that I am about to relate happened forty years ago, the horror of them haunts me to this day. I’ve kept some of this to myself for all these years; maybe sharing it now will enable me to find some closure.
The Specter of Mereton Grange
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,990. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
Deep in the English countryside, Nick Hudson has to spend Christmas with his estranged Uncle Joshua in an old, forbidding mansion with a reputation for being haunted due to a dark past.
What's Imagined Is Real
Price: Free! Words: 890. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
Claudia is new new to Folks, and she is about to venture into a new school. Quickly she finds out that the house her mother has purchased is known around the town as being haunted. In an attempt to make friends and gain some popularity at the new school, she plays into the nonsense stories of ghosts and haunted happenings. Little does she know, whats imagined is often real.
Fenton Takes a Swim: A Bonus Chapter from The Wash
Price: Free! Words: 5,120. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
"Big Al" Fenton's been called to Ogden Wash to deal with an employee who's breaking too many rules. What he finds is a man whose newfound confidence is deadly. This short story gives some background to events that play out in Cary Christopher's debut novel The Wash.
Never Too Late
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,150. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
For Scott Fisher, a logical, dependable, urban professional with a beautiful wife and an eight-year-old son, life has always been predictable. But lately, Scott has been anything but predictable, and his wife suspects that something is disturbingly wrong. And when Scott takes the family on an unexpected trip and begins to act even more strangely, their lives take a dark and disastrous turn.
The Twelve O'Clock Scarecrow
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 810. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
Ten-year-old Angela decides to go for a swing in her backyard after bedtime. She knows she's not allowed to... but as long as her parents don't catch her, what could possibly go wrong?
Black Eyes: A Demon's Curse
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,180. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2017 by Chaos Publications. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
The American Research Society has come to crack a case or unusual happenings at a new theme park in rural Virginia. Will they succeed, or will they become the next victims of the curse at Adventure Fair?
Fresh Out of Blueberries
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,750. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
David takes Emily on their honeymoon to the enchanting mountain resort where he grew up. But he slowly realizes that the beautiful village and the friends of his youth hide a terrifying secret that may cost Emily's life. How can David save her without betraying his newly found identity?
The Night Weaver
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,050. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
It is All Hallows' Eve and for the creature that lives in the shadows, it was meant to be a typical night. However, a ritual killing in the murky underworld of the Elder City leads to an unexpected turn of events...
Sunnyville Living
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,350. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
The residents of Sunnyville Living are disappearing. It’s a nursing home owned by Lillian and Robert Williams, but it is no ordinary home for the elderly. Henry Carlson is a quiet elderly man who lives as one of the many residents of the nursing home. He notices the healthy residents passing unexpectedly. Something isn’t right.
Share the Fire
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,880. Language: American English. Published: October 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
There are ancient impossibilities shaped by human hands that defy rationality. Cassandra Roberts has been summoned to the storied lands of Turkey to explore the myth become fact called Kirinjiru, an ancient underground city. But mysteries buried for millennia beckon and as the ruins grudgingly give up their secrets, the biggest secret of all is revealed. One of twenty stories in A-Sides.
Broken Sigil
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,570. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2017 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Occult
There are houses like this all over the world. Most people only know of them from whispered stories over campfires; tall tales told to scare the unwary. But some, those who suffer…some know better. They are drawn to the places where what ails them can be eased. If you have the will, the fortitude, you can peer into another life, where the dead are not gone.
The Winter Box
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,220. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2017 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Occult
It’s Todd and Heather’s twenty-first anniversary. A blizzard rages outside their home, but it’s far colder inside. Their marriage is falling apart, the love they once shared gone, in its place only bitter resentment. As the night wears on, strange things start to happen in their house—bad things. If they can work together, they might find a way to survive until morning…
The Job
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,160. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2017 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Horror » General
Dave Wilson is down on his luck, with gambling debts coming due. He takes on a risky burglary at a Scottish country house, but the job goes badly wrong, and all too soon Dave is embroiled in a fight he wants no part of—an ages-old battle for ownership of the house. Opposing factions are at work, and both want Dave's help. There are demons to fight, both metaphorical and literal.
Don't Look Down
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,970. Language: British English. Published: October 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
How far would you go to save your child? When single mum Emily takes her two young boys to the beach it seems like just any other summer day, but before nightfall she experiences what all mothers fear most. Fast-paced 3,000 word horror story.
Pentacle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,530. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2017 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Horror » General
There are houses like this all over the world. Most people only know of them from whispered stories over campfires; tall tales told to scare the unwary. But some—those who suffer—know better. They are drawn to these places to ease their pain. If you have the will, the fortitude, you can peer into another life, where the dead are not gone, where your love might live forever.
The House Hungers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,940. Language: American English. Published: October 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Horror » General
A dream come true turns into a nightmare. . . Jennifer Berwick always dreamed of having a place to call her own. When a long-forgotten aunt died and left her a beautiful old estate, she thought those dreams had come true. Shortly after arriving at her new home, she starts experiencing strange things that quickly turn horrifying.