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Delightfully Twisted Tales: Love and Other Filthy Habits (Volume Five) by Nicky Drayden
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,810. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A lonely zombie gets one last chance at romance, a mother's love comes in an unexpected form, a teacher holds onto hope for her pupils despite the ills that threaten their way of life, and a cruise director navigates treacherous temptations amidst the seas of time.
Occidente. ¿Una historia de Yáxtor Brandan? by Chema Mansilla
Price: Free! Words: 11,360. Language: Spanish. Published: April 8, 2012 by Sportula. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Una expedición de Adeptos Empíricos a una misteriosa isla en busca de tecnología perdida se convertirá en una huida hacia la locura y un viaje en dirección al corazón de las tinieblas.
What I Did This Summer by Davey Fitz by Michael Golvach
Price: Free! Words: 7,850. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal(5.00 from 1 review)
Summer vacation is a time to relax and enjoy time off from school. But it's not always fun and games. And sometimes it can be a living hell. Free Origin Story from the upcoming novel "fiX" by Michael Golvach - http://mikegolvach.net
Flies on His Mind by Paul D. Dail
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,840. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Ryan Jensen hates flies. Most flying insects actually. But especially flies. It is a loathing that is fueled by childhood fears, including among other things a recurring waking nightmare. Now almost 20 years later, Ryan’s childhood fears have reawakened. The flies are back.
Bradbury County by Rob Shelsky
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,310. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
The ultimate Dystopia, where entertainment can drive one mad! For Phillip, the invitation to a prestigious party in the neighboring county is a godsend, a chance to escape a monotonous and dreary existence in his own overpopulated and poor county. When the host refers to a mysterious "shower," Phillip is intrigued--poor innocent! He has noidea the "shower" seals the fate of his Bradbury County...
Full Moon Over Fellsway by Sebastian Bendix
Price: Free! Words: 9,880. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » General
Times are tough for 13-year-old Christian Marks. Wanting only to escape his troubled life, Christian takes to the nearby woods with his loyal pet, a headstrong beagle named Barney. But the forest proves no refuge when boy and dog stumble upon a murdered mountain biker, and soon find themselves hunted by a local legend who may be something more than human.
The Students Sold Us Secrets Volume 2 by Lee J. Mavin
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 55,470. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013 by ASJ Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Educational
They are at it again! The Students have sold me their grim secrets and I have managed to get their words onto paper without anyone of them finding out. I have been posing as an undercover substitute teacher in order to get a closer look at their growing immoral tendencies and I don't like what I see.
Hollow by Jack de Nileth
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,990. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » Undead
Three years ago, John almost lost his life in an accident. It sent him into a coma from which he only recently awoke, robbed of all his memories. Reclaiming them should have only been a matter of time, but there's fragment of his past that doesn't want to resurface. And while he tries to figure out what it is, a horrible creature begins to follow him.
Waiting for Santa: A Christmas Horror Story by Rebecca M. Senese
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,370. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
On a quiet Christmas Eve, Timmy waits for Santa. The lights on the tree are twinkling and Timmy’s set out the cookies and milk. Everything is prepared as Timmy waits to make his appeal. He’s even pulled out the axe to make sure Santa listens... Timmy doesn’t want to have to ask twice. "Waiting for Santa" is a short story.
Déstabilisant by Romain Combes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,350. Language: French. Published: July 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Un enfant affiche un comportement particulièrement troublant. Son père tente de trouver une solution, mais semble perdre tout repère. Une nouvelle dans l'esprit de La Quatrième Dimension. EN BONUS : La nouvelle De Toute Urgence, dans laquelle un médecin se lance dans une folle course, pour une raison connue de lui seul.
Terror Tales - Horror Duet 3 by P.B. Thompson
Series: Terror Tales Duets, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,570. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013 by Ferret Publishing Ltd. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A double bill of horror shorts including: Hanging Birch The Chase
The Lemonade Stand by Rhea Rose
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,770. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(4.00 from 1 review)
In tall, grassy fields of the northern flatlands, a mysterious lemonade stand waylays lost travelers when strange children offer to quench their thirst.
Phosphor by R.C. Ray II
Series: The Parables of Light, Book 1. Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 90,780. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » General
A homicide team investigates a murder at a nursing home, only to uncover a wildly exotic death that has stalked its victims across the United States. Thrust into a world where normal people consume themselves like living stars, they discover an opponent who is either brilliantly insane or something completely inhuman. And a treasure beyond human reckoning...
Rider in Shadow by Troy D. Smith
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,350. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2014 by Western Trail Blazer. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » General
The tales in this collection come from many different genres, often blurring the distinctions between one and another: horror, fantasy, science fiction, thriller, paranormal, suspense. Despite that, most are bound by a common thread –a certain… darkness. Any of these short stories, no matter their genre, could have appeared on either The Twilight Zone or Alfred Hitchcock Presents...
The Malevolent Goldfish - Doom Edition by Jared Prophet
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,480. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Screenplays » Horror
Peril Press, April 2011 THE MALEVOLENT GOLDFISH "Doom Edition" by Jared Prophet What fiendish horrors lie within the mind of that Damned Fish? FORWARD - 850 Words THE MALEVOLENT GOLDFISH - 3600 Words GOLDFISH OF DOOM: Screenplay - 1700 Words GOLDFISH OF DOOM: Image Gallery - 4 pieces of Promotional Art Film Credits 2 Stories of a Murderous Goldfish
Quicksand by Matthew Di Paoli
Price: Free! Words: 1,500. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2015 by Neon Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Matthew Di Paoli's short story "Quicksand" first appeared in issue thirty-nine of Neon. It's a dark little tale about a man who finds himself stuck in a patch of quicksand while on his way to the butcher. As the story progresses he sinks deeper and deeper, while the world around him continues apace - not even a visit from his parents or a new prospective love interest can save him from sinking.
The Soul of the Hobnailed Boot by John Duncklee
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,230. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2012 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Harry Kennedy stakes out a home for himself on The Lonesome Buzzard, his mining claim in the mountains near Bandino. For 23 years, he scraped a living out of the old mine. Then he finally decides to retire, and accepts a monthly check from Social Security. Now some 'guvment yahoos' are telling him he has to leave to make way for a campground. "Well," Harry decides. "We'll just see about that!"
Polk Salad Annie by James Hold
Series: Psycho Killer and Other Tales Told In Red. Price: Free! Words: 2,790. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(5.00 from 2 reviews)
"Polk Salad Annie, the gators got your granny." And more. A tale of lust and cruelty in a backwater settlement along the Trinity River.
The Magic Wagon by Joe R. Lansdale
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,540. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
When the Magic Wagon comes to town, folks get a genuine medicine show that includes a wrestling ape, fancy shooting, and a peek at the petrified body of Wild Bill Hickok himself. They also get bottles of a whiskey-laced elixir to drown their aches and pains. Old Albert drives the wagon, a rawboned youngster named Buster Fogg does the odd jobs, and "champion" trick shooter Billy Bob Daniels.