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Northern Futures by Mark Anthony Ayling
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,760. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2016 by Lillicat Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Funny, paranoid, original and disturbing, Northern Futures is a cornucopia of dystopian possibilities. ‘Are you available for work? Fancy a spot of home invasion? What about a kidnapping or a high profile ransom? The price is negotiable. The target is specific. It has to be sentient … It has to be an AI.’
The Coming of Winter by Martin Adil-Smith
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,240. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
“You have some pieces of the puzzle, we have others. But we have little time...” On a cold October day in 1947, the first Secretary of Defense James Forrestal is astounded to see his Russian counterpart, Nikolai Bulganin, materialize in his office. The Soviet claims that his plea for assistance is critical to the survival of both of the world’s superpowers.
Please Don't Eat My Face! by Phony McFakename
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,580. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Florida, lovely Florida! Join our hero as he takes an uplifting and thoughtful trip through this most pleasant of states.
Mischief Night, A Short Story by Dean Kutzler
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,720. Language: American English. Published: November 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
Big Bro Oliver ditches little brother Billy in favor of the beautiful Justine! There isn't any time to uphold Billy and Oliver's tradition of costume making because he needs to impress Justine at the science fair with the first truly AI capable automaton! Little Billy is left to find help elsewhere and the outcome is one that no one predicted, nor ever wanted. A true tale of misunderstood love...
La Mujer Descabellada by Elmer Ruddenskjrik
You set the price! Words: 17,900. Language: Spanish. Published: November 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Soy el doctor Zamis Knasindaim, parapsicólogo. Éstos son los sucesos que me han llevado a la primera y única experiencia paranormal fehaciente...
The Thing In The Shack by Rik Hunik
Price: Free! Words: 2,040. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(1600 words) When Ray found the old shack in the back of his new property, curiosity, or something more, lured him in. When he saw what was in there he realized his life depended on getting out.
The Language of the World by Raven McAllister
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,550. Language: American English. Published: November 17, 2016 by Frith Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Late spring in Tolliver, Texas, and Aisha has left college to visit her increasingly frail father, worried by his talk of the ‘horse head tree’ in his yard… but when she arrives, there’s far more waiting for her than she could possibly have imagined.
Mophead by Simon Lee-Price
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,280. Language: British English. Published: November 17, 2016 by Frith Books. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
"Don't ask where he comes from. You don't want to know." It sounds like child’s play. Keep Tony’s giant rag doll Mophead in your home for a week and win the £1000 bet. The trouble is, everyone who tries gets scared out of their mind. Maybe they should listen to Tony’s parting advice: “He doesn’t like to be left on his own for too long. It only makes things worse . . .”
A Bloody Mess by Steven A. Gentry
Price: Free! Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
In this horrific short story by Steven Gentry a female werewolf takes refuge in the backwoods of Union, South Carolina far away from mainstream civilization shortly before her transformation is to take place before the coming full moon.
Black Static #55 (November -December 2016) by TTA Press
Series: Black Static Horror & Dark Fantasy Magazine. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,120. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
This issue contains new stories by Lisa Tuttle, Stephen Hargadon, Simon Avery, Bonnie Jo Stufflebeam, Jeff Bowles, and David Hartley, an in-depth interview with V.H. Leslie, plus all the usual columns, art, book and film reviews.
The Cursed Arm of Driftwood Beach by Cora Buhlert
Series: Hallowind Cove, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,580. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Strange things keep happening in the permanently fog-shrouded seaside town of Hallowind Cove, earning it the nickname "Harbour of the Weird". When a beachcomber finds a giant wooden arm on the beach, the people of Hallowind Cove are excited about a new addition to the town museum’s collection. But the wooden arm has a mind of its own – and the tendency to go walkabout by night…
El Sapo Blanco vs. The Wendigo by Juan Diaz, Jr
Price: Free! Words: 590. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(3.00 from 1 review)
El Sapo Blanco, world reknowned crime fighter, has been called in to investigate a rash of murders. El Sapo suspects it is the work of a supernatural creature. A wendigo.
The Empath's Tale - The Whole Story by Steve Dillon
Series: The Refuge Collection. Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 9,150. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
This is the first time we've published the whole set of parts 1-6 of The Empath's Tale. Approximately 50,000 words of paranoia, occult horror, monsters and mayhem as Joe Dolan tries to unravel the mysteries of Refuge... Horror Heads art by Steve Dillon, (C) 2016.
The Blood Parade (Horror Stories Collection) by Joseph F. Parda
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,600. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The debut collection from Joseph F. Parda (author of the international best-seller BEAVERS!) transports you into a dark domain populated by angels, demons, and cosmic horrors that defy description. Gathered here for your consideration is an offering of terrifying tales, including the novella "The Science of Slaughter", that will satisfy even the most jaded reader of weird fiction.
Pods! And Other Supernatural Tales (Horror Short Stories) by D.F. Holland
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,510. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
PODS AND OTHER SUPERNATURAL TALES will take you on a spine-tingling voyage, where you’ll encounter deadly sea creatures, cursed objects, custom-made Hells, alien killers and other worlds – all in the blink of a gargoyle’s eye! Hang on tightly as you read this collection of chilling, supernatural horror and fantasy - from the author of TALES FROM THE BEAUMONT HOUSE.
Null Legacy by Matthew Gordon
Price: Free! Words: 1,960. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Each step is a step into darkness, the same as it ever was, the same as it'll ever be. As the world erupts around one shadowy man who helps maintain order, he manipulates his surroundings while they manipulate him. A evening in a café takes him to a hill, a lake, or anywhere else lurking in the walls and tables around him, and he anticipates every one of them flawlessly.
DilDozer by Zachariah Dracoulis
Price: Free! Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Is it possessed? Is it some kind of experiment? It doesn't matter. All that matters is that it is out to get you. The DilDozer, or DD for short, calls on all of those in its path in the hopes that one day it can unleash its 20 full inches of destructive force upon the world. Read on, if you dare, the tale of the DilDozer. Deadly. Dangerous. Ribbed for her terror.
Penny Dreadfuls - Thirteen tales of horror and suspense by D Michelle Gent
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 32,920. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2016 by Gingernut Books Ltd. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » General
Unlucky Thirteen stories and poems to give you chills and pause for thought. Bite-sized stories from vampires to B.E.Ks and beyond with the added extra of 'Penny Dreadful' two-sentence horror stories to keep you awake at night.
Don't Mess With Old Ladies: A Short Story by J.M. Pedri
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,170. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
One of the things young William enjoys most about moving to the small town of Greengrove, Indiana, is his newfound friendship with sweet little old Miss Mabel. But when his troubled teenage brother makes a habit of stealing from her, William learns that people are not always as they seem.
Mother-Machine by Michel Weatherall
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,970. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Short stories can be tricky to write. Little space or time for development, they aren't like traditional novels or novellas! A dreaming ghoul's nightmare. But is it dream or reality? This short horror story is set in, and takes place in, Ottawa, Ontario!