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The Shroud Eater: Miasma
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Price: Free! Words: 1,850. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Quarantined in Poveglia Island, a plague doctor commits suicide after murdering a plague victim, where his final judgment is being questioned by the ruler of purgatory.
Judge a Book by its Cover
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,680. Language: British English. Published: June 1, 2014 by Alt Hist Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A creative writing student wonders what the difference is between two genres of fiction: horror and fantasy. Like his new girlfriend says: “Perhaps it’s like the difference between pizza and a grilled cheese sandwich?” But when he asks his tutor the answer he gets leads to a truer definition of “Horror” than he ever expected. “Judge a Book by its Cover” is a fantasy/horror short story.
The Magnum Opus
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,710. Language: American English. Published: May 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
A magnum opus is the work of a lifetime; an accomplishment that tops all other artistic achievements. To pour your heart and soul into the design of your magnum opus is a necessity, not an option, and the results are often realized only after years of refining and perfecting. Those who achieve such greatness truly love their work. But what if your magnum opus is creating another living being?
The Vents
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Price: Free! Words: 8,220. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(4.00 from 1 review)
Daniel thinks he's found the perfect home. An old trailer with the paint peeling off, but at three hundred bucks a month, that's a steal. Daniel settles into his new home, but it isn't long before he discovers that he has an unwanted house guest...
Three Simple Ways to Wipe Out Mankind
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 74,390. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Not all stories have happy endings... Not all endings are new beginnings...
Florida Sinkholes
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,910. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Horror has never been an fun. Humor has never been so dry. Ashley Crane just wants to lose her virginity before graduation, and she’s got her sights set on Jeremy Thompson, one of the hunkiest guys at Rotura High. When Jeremy tells Ashley that there’s going to be a rager that weekend, at infamous stoner Ricky Jay’s house no less, Ashley’s all for it.
Deadline
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Price: Free! Words: 1,110. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Meet Dave and Darcy, the happiest couple. There was a time before Dave for Darcy, and a time before Darcy for Dave, but none of that matters now. Now they're wrapped around each other like the hard clear plastic around a toy that you can't cut off with a knife. Nothing can ever come between them. It would take a miracle to pry them apart, an act of God, the sort of thing that happens all the time.
Frequency
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
After delivery of her dream car, a rusty, beat up 1967 Buick Skylark, and while checking out the car in more detail, Jill gets a shock from a shorted wire in the electrical system. But that's not the only shock, as she starts hearing a young voice coming through the old AM radio during a coming storm. The voice begs her to come and save him, but how can he talk with her through the radio?
The Butcher (Short Story)
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Price: Free! Words: 140. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
This is a story about a little girl who is trying to save her brother, from her parents. Some people might find this story to be too graphical, (consider yourself warned.)
Rider in Shadow
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,350. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2014 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
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...
Dear Asenath: An Eldritch Romance
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,290. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
For most, the town of Dunwich, Massachusetts, offers terrors outside the realm of human understanding. But when intrepid Tracy Pickman opens a used bookstore in central Dunwich, her new neighbor--a mysterious young man named Wilbur Whatley--offers her something quite different: a chance at love. A Lovecraft parody of romantic proportions!
Bane's Existence
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,290. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
The Sorceress, Mairin, and her demon lover, Bane, are on the run for crimes of foul magic and murder. Their great magic is failing. The all consuming passion that once sustained them has become a fragile, perilous thread of suspicion and mistrust. A young servant, Sissy, can't avoid being swept into the tangled web of deadly intrigue. One wrong step could cost her life. And her soul.
Home is Where...
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,450. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Rhode Island is Lovecraft. The reef off Newport. The Colonial backwater. The spoiled rich girl and her fiance.
Fossil Lake: An Anthology of the Aberrant
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,610. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2014 by Sabledrake Enterprises. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Aquatic horrors, cold-hearted killers, lovely monstrosities, fiendish depravity and desire, lost civilizations, ancient secrets, music and movies, murder, madness, pain, hideous humor, hunger, and revenge. 37 stories and poems brought together in this anthology of the aberrant. Venture into the darkness. Venture into the depths. Welcome to ... FOSSIL LAKE
Bump in the Night Creepy Mini-Stories.
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,210. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A collection of creepy mini-stories consisting of a life-sized killing jester doll, a haunted Halloween Jack-o-Lantern, a killer ventriloquist, a criminally insane prisoner and more.
Release (a short story)
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Price: Free! Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Occult
A man perusing the wares in a vintage book store lifts a tattered volume from its shelf and begins to read. The book quickly becomes his most prized possession...and he, a willing accomplice to a darkness thirsting for release.
Misbegotten
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,860. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2014 by Alchemy Ink Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
David Keegan (AKA ‘DavidScreamsLikeAGirl’) is a famous horror video gamer on the world’s largest video-sharing website. One night, a mysterious fan gives him a bootleg copy of a game called Misbegotten. When he plays, a clawed, ghostly antagonist David calls ‘the witch’ makes the whole endeavor too terrifying. All David can think about is the reoccurring message: “She will kill you.”
Twisted Tales of Terror
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 3,660. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Three twisted tales by author Kevin Coryell. This short book collects the stories "The Hunger", "The Gift Shop", and for the first time released "Man in the Mirror". All three of these Twisted Tales of Terror can be yours for the price of one!
A Natural Study of the Scream
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,820. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2014 by FrostProof 808. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
This is an intense horror short story. While waiting seemingly endlessly in a place filled with screams, what better way to pass the time than with a journal entry or two?
Something Must Break
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Price: Free! Words: 18,010. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A man who paints icons for the Orthodox church meets an evangelist for a strange cult whose god is dead… yet dreaming. An extremely dark urban fantasy with a Lovecraftian twist set in the city of Nottamun.