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Mervin Badman by Jonathan Antony Strickland
Price: Free! Words: 15,650. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Beware the Tremwell moors. It is easy to get lost amoung the harsh bleakness of the boggy wasteland and grim open tundra that throughout time has claimed many a poor lost soul. But this is not the only danger out on that god forsaken ground. Upon them roams a legend so terrible that mothers whisper it to there children to keep them safe from wandering too far out…Safe from him.
Snowman Shivers: Scary Snowmen Tales by Mark Leslie
Price: Free! Words: 6,300. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
If you have ever cast an uncomfortable glance over your shoulder when passing the silent snowy sentinels that stand looking at you as you pass on the icy sidewalk, if you've ever questioned what might really happen if the old silk hat placed on Frosty the Snowman's head was truly magic, then these two dark humor snowman tales by Mark Leslie are for you.
The Red Penny Papers: Vol III, Issue 1, Fall 2012 by The Red Penny Papers
Price: Free! Words: 23,060. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Welcome to our second anniversary issue. We have been very lucky to have artist C. Bernard come back to us. Story-wise, as always, a variety of puply delights await. Mediums (or not!), hippies on the moon, tall tales from logging camps, crossroads magic, and of course, adventures on the high seas with two woman pyrates… which is not at all what it sounds like, but then, the best things never are.
Sick Summer Camp (Something Horrific) by Brent Meske
Price: Free! Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(5.00 from 9 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?
WhiteSpace: Episode 1 by Sean Platt
Price: Free! Words: 32,480. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(5.00 from 2 reviews)
From the Kings of the Serial, Sean Platt and David Wright, who brought you the post-apocalyptic series, "Yesterday’s Gone," comes the new sci-fi horror series, "WhiteSpace." Hamilton Island seems like the perfect home. The Puget Sound bedroom community has it all — beautiful homes with white picket fences, a thriving tech sector, and one of the best school systems in the state. But not everythi
Hadagery by Teresa Vanmeter
Price: Free! Words: 100,070. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(4.50 from 2 reviews)
The world as Hadge knows it seems to unravel around him, as the mystery of a strange book is thrust upon him along with what it really means to him, and the survival of Elysium.
I, Horror by Anthony North
Price: Free! Words: 19,190. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(3.00 from 1 review)
Welcome to my horror fest. How scary can Flash Fiction get? Why not judge for yourself. In these short tales of the macabre I bring the Gothic into the modern. But a warning: there's no blood or gore here. I try to freeze it instead.
Dark by James A. Brakken
Price: Free! Words: 9,250. Language: American English. Published: October 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Contains 1 - 15 of 56 original, eerie poems and delightfully frightening stories--some morbidly amusing, others downright disturbing. Dark engravings add to the macabre nature of this collection. No profane or sexual content. Perfect reading by the fire on dark, stormy nights. FREE, but author hopes you will offer a rating.
Feline Savior by Kevin L. O'Brien
Series: Sir Differel Van Helsing, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 36,290. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Differel Van Helsing is the heir to the legacy of her ancestor, the conqueror of Dracula. She is also a 12-year old girl, but when her father is killed she must fight for her very survival, her only ally a stable cat. Her only hope is a cryptic reference to a mysterious weapon, but she doesn't know if it's even real. Or if she can reach it before she is caught and killed. This is a novella.
De Creaties van Sam Hudder by Sophia Drenth
Price: Free! Words: 1,010. Language: Dutch. Published: October 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(4.00 from 1 review)
Kunstenaar aan het eind van zijn carrière mijmert over hoe hij de wereld nu weer moet shockeren met een nieuwe creatie. Een wandeling naar de supermarkt brengt onverwacht inspiratie.
The Temple of Baal-Zebub (Tale I of the Valruna Saga) by Christopher Courtley
Series: The Valruna Saga, I. Price: Free! Words: 6,760. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A warrior-woman/sorceress from the northern steppes visits the ancient and wicked city of Bel-Athis, "The Jewel of the Sands" while traveling through strange desert lands far to the south and east. There she comes into conflict with the vicious tyrant Ammon-Zul, High Priest of Baal-Zebub, "The Lord of Flies," a devil-god who demands human sacrifice lest he unleash a terrible plague upon the city.
We Who Embrace The Night by Walter Lazo
Price: Free! Words: 1,050. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(3.80 from 5 reviews)
The Bringer emerges from the shadows to claim another host for his terrible master, the demonic god, Tialith. Tonight is a night of tears and bitterness as the Bringer must not only obey his master but fight against the conscience still alive within him and bring his terrible master an innocent victim.
Ilu'itanu by T. W. King
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,350. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(5.00 from 1 review)
"In the busy hours of the day, when the clamour of human existence is at its uttermost, the voice of the ocean is diminished to little more than an ambient murmuration; but at night, when all has settled, she rises up and roars so all can hear. Her words are eternal and full of mystery, sometimes soothing, but at other times resounding ancient horrors..."
Dead End Train by Mark D. Evans
Price: Free! Words: 9,110. Language: British English. Published: September 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(4.00 from 4 reviews)
It's the dead of night. A man wakes up on a speeding train only to find his carriage empty. As his commute home continues, he grows suspicious of the apparent nothingness outside his window. After his gut tells him something's not quite right, he wonders if his carriage is the only one void of life and embarks on a personal journey through a bleak and desolate train. Where will the ride end?
Eyes by Gary Weston
Series: A Little Bit Creepy, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » General(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Some things are so terrifying they are never meant to be disturbed. Short story
Murse by Christopher Lee Cousino
Series: Murse, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 10,450. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(5.00 from 1 review)
Colby Jack is a murse, but not like you think. Shy, kindhearted, and very sarcastic, Colby is trying to get his act together to continue working his dream job as a Registered Nurse at Henry Ford Hospital. When he is running late for work, again, his morning takes a turn from bad to weird. By the end of the day, Colby will learn there are secrets lurking in the shadows...and within himself.
A Silence of Spiders by Todd Miller
Price: Free! Words: 47,930. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror(5.00 from 1 review)
The Spider Lady was supposed to be just an urban legend. A spooky story to explain away the occasional missing pet or child. But when Charlie Berger and his friends attempt to contact the spirits of her alleged victims with a Ouija board, their harmless dabbling in the occult turns into a full-blown nightmare of death, destruction and angry zombies.