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Thirty Minute Guarantee by Barrett O'Donnell
Price: Free! Words: 7,820. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(4.50 from 2 reviews)
How would the world around you react if you were suddenly given the ability to glimpse the future?Eric Hayes found out. See what happens to him as he learns to cope with his new gift and the worlds perception of him.
Solomon by JT Pearson
Price: Free! Words: 8,110. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » General(5.00 from 6 reviews)
It's 1957 and aliens that resemble us but say very little about their origins are trading technology and advanced machines for some of our soil.Quickly companies form partnerships with the extraterrestrials and single mother, Lydia Meyer is convinced by a slick salesman that used to sell vacuum cleaners to purchase a new Solomon series robot to be a companion for her lonely son. It goes badly.
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.
Give It All You've Got by Linda Swift
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,380. Language: American English. Published: August 13, 2012 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(3.75 from 4 reviews)
~A Speculative Fiction Short~ Naomi is the new school librarian. Danny, an overage senior, is her aid. Naomi has a secret she will not share. The presence of Jake, the alcoholic custodian, threatens her peace of mind with unwelcome advances. The friendship between Naomi and Danny becomes more and leads to tragedy. Help comes from an unexpected source.
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.
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.
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.
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
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?
We Who Embrace The Night by Walter Lazo
Price: Free! Words: 1,030. 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.
M.u.r.s.e. #1 by Christopher Lee Cousino
Series: Murse, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 10,650. 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.
Happiness, Inc. by A.E. Hodge
Price: Free! Words: 3,640. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire(3.50 from 2 reviews)
When a freak accident exposes pharmaceutical company employee Bob to dangerous levels of the ADHD wonder drug, Tranquilify, Bob finds himself capable of superhuman focus and dedication to his mindlessly boring day job. But as the side effects become apparent, the question is no longer whether Bob can focus on his job--but what price will he pay for his dedication?
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..."
3-Z by Lori R. Lopez
Price: Free! Words: 7,740. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(4.00 from 3 reviews)
A trio of short but sweet zombie tales ranging from suspenseful to quirky and weird, and finally a deft blend of humor-laced horror, these stories will entertain and surprise you.
We Stand at the Gate by James Pratt
Price: Free! Words: 4,140. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(4.63 from 8 reviews)
Beyond a mythical kingdom's southermost borders sits the supernatural wasteland known as the Blight. Two soldiers, members of a garrison charged with protecting the kingdom's borders against the horrors of the Blight, are on sentry duty one dark night when one regales the other with a very strange tale. His tale hints at what lurks at the very heart of the Blight.
Sons of Nowhere: Leviathan by Nicholas Almand
Price: Free! Words: 2,360. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(4.00 from 1 review)
When a sea monster of unprecedented size is sighted off the coast of California, the Ophion Foundation deploys its Director of Cryptozoology, Gedeon Vassago, to verify the wild claims. The simple task of observation becomes a life-and-death struggle when the massive creature turns its attention on its pursuers. A prequel to the "Sons of Nowhere" novel series.