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What's The Buzz? by Steve Nubie
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,330. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
As of today, it’s estimated that ten quintillion bugs share our world with us. In case you’re wondering, that’s a ten with eighteen zeroes behind it. If that makes you feel outnumbered the countdown has only begun. So get your calculators out, buy an extra fly swatter and stock up on the insect repellent. That humming buzz in the air is coming your way fast.
The Thing in the Water: a Lovecraftian Short Story by Mercy Loomis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,340. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(2.00 from 1 review)
Even a Caribbean cruise can't distract artist Daniel Bradshaw from his pending divorce. Then he meets Cliff. The old man’s interest in Daniel’s art is a much-needed ego boost, and Cliff even charms Daniel's worrywart sister and her uncouth husband. In short, Cliff seems like a godsend…and he is. Just not the god any of them expected.
The Night Bus by Ray Daley
Price: Free! Words: 6,120. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » Ghost(4.33 from 3 reviews)
For some the joy is in the destination, for others the joy is in the journey. Eventually we will all arrive at the same destination, some sooner than others no matter how we travel. Welcome aboard The Night Bus, stopping at all points from terminus to terminus.
Catholic Guilt and the Joy of Hating Men by Regan Wolfrom
Price: Free! Words: 61,900. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Nine Women. Nine Stories. And nothing ordinary about them. From the slightly askew mind of Regan Wolfrom comes this collection of hilariously dark tales of love, death, and horrible timing.
It: The First Legend by Xavier Mantrol
Series: The Legend of It, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 1,030. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller(4.80 from 5 reviews)
One man, unsuspecting, buys an amazing new house. However, there's something the previous owner forgot to mention....
The Chaac Ornamentation by Michael Carter
Price: Free! Words: 2,740. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(4.00 from 4 reviews)
A man is on trial for the attempted theft of an ancient Mayan artefact. Given the opportunity to take the stand, he presents the court with a fantastic story... 2700 words.
Snouffer's Field by Daniel Tyler Gooden
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 6,070. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
There's something wrong with the man standing in Verlin Snouffer's field. The morning started hot and now the summer sun is baking down from a cloudless sky. Verlin spent most his life in the seat of a tractor and knows no sane man would be standing so still for so long out in the scorching heat.
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.
The Red Penny Papers: Vol II, Issue 4, Summer 2012 by The Red Penny Papers
Price: Free! Words: 22,350. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Hello and welcome to our summer issue. We have all kinds of dark little treats to get you through the hottest days of a sickeningly hot summer. A big sister with a dark secret or four. Fascination with an underwater friend. Body-hopping hitmen–or something very like. A party for the dead, because hey, they deserve it. Read up, and let the authors know if you enjoy. We sure did, anyhow.
Cold Turkey for Christmas by H K Hillman
Price: Free! Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
What if Santa and his elves didn’t really like their jobs? What if Santa resented the modern march of political correctness and the current frenzy of banning and controlling everything until we are all exactly the same? What if Santa decided to do something about it? In this short story, Santa has had enough. It hasn’t happened yet, but maybe this year...
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...
In Springdale Town by Robert Freeman Wexler
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,140. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012 by infinity plus. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Springdale appears to be a quiet village, unblemished by shopping mall or mega-store. But some say Springdale exists only on the contoured highways of our collective imagination. Others point to references dating back to Colonial Boston, to multiple versions of a ballad telling a story of remorse and disgrace. For two people, Springdale is where their lives will intersect with devastating force.
Dreams: A Trio of Flash Fiction Tales by Joseph Geidel
Price: Free! Words: 12,360. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(4.00 from 1 review)
Three dark, fast tales, each with a hallucinatory twist: In the Worst Possible Moment a couple chooses to air personal problems whilst staving off destruction at the hands of an unseen malevolence. Hardboiled detectives witness – and must commit – unspeakable horrors in Down Deep. And, finally, Underneath: a serious of torturous tableaux and surreal encounters breaks down a man in a hurry.
The Demon Chimp of Prague by Lee Robert Adams
You set the price! Words: 4,300. Language: British English. Published: November 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(4.00 from 1 review)
Brian is well-read and well-dressed, with style and a killer sauerkraut recipe. He's a hit with the ladies and he's flash with the cash. He is also a chimp with world domination on his mind... Our hero thinks he's got a bargain when he buys a chimp for £50 down the pub. Soon he notices a startling change in his new friend, and finds a shocking secret behind Brian's emergence on the expat scene.
Finding Out My Destiny (Part of a Death Series) by Angel Chiarizio
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 210. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » Undead
Angelique Masen Michaelson is a 15 yer old girl who is not an ordinary girl she was born 8 months early so the doctor put her into an artificial womb, when she was born she was the tiniest baby ever, she is now tiny and Gone...
A Thousand Years of Winter by Sekou Gaidi
Series: A Thousand Years Of Winter, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Khandecia Cavalier, Chairwoman of DamonCorp, rules over a post-apocalyptic world where the Messengers and the Damned dominate, caring for the humans they feed on as the ancient Old World nobility did. A thousand years after the rise of the Antichrist, Khandecia finds a new obstacle that threatens her family...robotic parasites from another universe.
Monster Aces by Pro Se Press
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,050. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(5.00 from 1 review)
THEY DON’T JUST HUNT MONSTERS – THEY DESTROY THEM! Having selflessly abandoned their identities, their pasts and their futures, the Monster Aces are all that stand between humanity and the fell creatures that lurk in the shadows. Four men and one woman use their amazing abilities as a team to scour the globe for monsters and bring an end to their unholy existence - whatever the danger.
The Malevolent Goldfish - Doom Edition by Jared Prophet
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,500. 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
In the Dead of Winter by Tamara Lowery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,970. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Eager to start his new post at the University of Cordun, Master Torbin ignores the warnings not to travel in the Forest of Narghill on Solstice.