Welcome to Smashwords!

Check out our new interface for discovering great ebooks! Read the official announcement at the Smashwords Blog.

Please confirm your erotica preferences.

Learn more about erotica controls. You may change these settings at any time.

[Close]

Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction

Jump into the Abyss!
Price: Free! Words: 7,730. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 26, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
From the bestselling author of the "Vivian Amberville" saga, comes the unnerving horror short-story of a man who gets buried alive over the festering remains of his late wife, Kassandra.
Dimewise
Price: Free! Words: 3,400. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Erica already had problems, small problems. (Who doesn't?) Her Uncle Rick, a person she both loves and despises, would listen to her problems for a couple seconds then interrupt her and loudly announce, "Things can always get worse." The bloody day Dimewise walks into her life, she realizes her Uncle is right.
Mirror Mirror
Price: Free! Words: 1,610. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Evelyn followed a rumor into the recesses of an unnamed catacomb in search of an ancient evil. However, once she finds it she quickly learns that escape is impossible
Cat's Milk
Price: Free! Words: 4,090. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(5.00 from 1 review)
Something isn't right with the women in Aaron's family. It's a passion. It's an obsession. It's a fetish of pure dementia.  A short tale of one young man's struggle to cope with his mother's most unholy and insane fascinations.
Writer's Block
Price: Free! Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
A very precise, very orderly author has the worst case of writer's block. He is working on book five in his series and the submission date is fast approaching but the words are just not there when he needs them. He attempts to fix it using every possible method he knows.
Three and Out
Price: Free! Words: 10,410. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A new collection of electrifying horror tales by the author of Zombie Drug Run.
My Darkness
Price: Free! Words: 4,380. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A visceral look into the mind of a man pushed passed the edge he doesn't know exists. From victim, to hero and finally killer. A graphic, fast paced, first person psychological thriller.
The Steps At Silloth
Price: Free! Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.67 from 6 reviews)
Bizarre and terrifying dreams lead a man to a lonely coastal town in the middle of the night. What will he discover on The Steps At Silloth? A free Lovecraftian short story. 3400 words
How I Met My Mother
Price: Free! Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
An orphan boy has terrible nightmares, dreams that only his screams wake him from. So when his orphanage go on a field trip, why is his destination so familiar?
Sine sole Sileo
Price: Free! Words: 1,740. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
...breaking as it did on the stillness of the night, amid this dreary waste of ice and snow, where there was not an object to remind us of life, and not a sound seemed ever to have been heard.
Glazen Speren
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,450. Language: Dutch. Published: February 9, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Lang voor de mens ook maar een droom was, lag de archipel van Cotrahviné tussen muren van drijfijs. Luister: Nachtlingen fluisteren je legenden in het oor over weelderige eilanden waar pandelen dromen, over het Boek der Nachtmerries, hoe Uru de profeet van Kandared werd, over Puska en de Dood en goden gekleed in lompen.
The Amazon Infection
Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 5,930. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Allison and Philip Wymen are world adventurers, searching the world for ancient artifacts and discoveries. But, as Philip is involved in a life-threatening accident, Allison makes an irreparable choice. One that will save him, but may destroy her.
Tra-Con-Per-Ski!
Price: Free! Words: 17,370. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(3.00 from 1 review)
This is a sampler of four of my short stories. Please leave a review if you like it. If you like them, I have other books available online. These include: The Eight Hour Hell - a paranormal action thriller Emergency Protocol Nine - a collection of science fiction, fantasy and horror short stories Ecocide - an ecological sci-fi thriller
As Long as We're Wishing
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,280. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2016 by StoneThread Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Many of us wish it were a month ago or a year ago, but of course, with the stipulation that we know then what we know now. But what would it really be like to know then what you know now? Actually, there are some very good reasons time works as it does.
Sickeningly Human: Advena
Price: Free! Words: 9,020. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A Nicholas Blakeman classic short story: Watch a bewildered security guard as he follows instructions from a secretive supervisor, sees terrors mysteriously gawking at him in the darkness and finds out something that lurks quietly in all our subconscious. Nicholas Blakeman takes us on yet another terrifying and horrifically realistic ride, that will make you ask questions passed "what if?".
Ud the Mortal
Price: Free! Words: 10,390. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(5.00 from 1 review)
Ud was a human who died many thousands of years ago. And now, he is the only being he knows of to climb up all of the worlds of the Way Down to the top layer of reality and turn from a Ghoul into a mortal again. His first encounter with the humans at the top of the Worlds didn't go as planned, but he has vital news for his (now) fellow mortals.
A is for Auspicmoriscope and the Asphodel
Price: Free! Words: 3,920. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
(4.00 from 1 review)
Huxley Auspex a notable Victorian Spiritualist created his auspicmoriscope with the hopes of pulling the veil away and allowing light onto the shadows of the supernatural. He never thought one of these ghost viewers, the Asphodel, would hold so much more for the most unlikely of victims. The first story in occult authority Etta Diem's penny dreadful of strange machinery and Lovecraft influences.
The Snowflake
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,200. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2018 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Romance » Adult
Theophile Lekas has spent the last seventeen years trying to build a name for himself as an ice sculptor. Ice is his world, but he lives for Dylan Mincer. But loving from afar isn’t enough, and if Theo wants to win Dylan’s heart, he’ll need to sweep him off his feet. And what better way to do it than with a sculpture that will leave Dylan breathless and the world in no doubt of Theo’s genius?
The Rats of New York City
Price: Free! Words: 5,010. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
They say there are more rats in New York City than people. What they don't tell you... is those are just the scouts.
Silkworms
Price: Free! Words: 11,340. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A writer is on a road trip looking for true horrors. What he finds is beyond belief.