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Feeding Day by Jasmine Shea Townsend
Price: Free! Words: 760. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(3.67 from 3 reviews)
"Grandma, what a big mouth you have." Jak struggles with coming to terms with his grandmother's condition. Since she is ill and lonely, he treks through the woods like a good grandson to visit her and to deliver her favorite treat. This horror flash fiction captures a snapshot in time, on feeding day.
Mr. Sandman by Jasmine Shea Townsend
Price: Free! Words: 700. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » General(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Don't take candy from strangers. Walking across campus between classes, Lydia notices an attractive salesman offering the answer to having "the best sleep of your life." However, by the time she figures out the horrific side effect of these yummy supplements, it's too late. This horror flash fiction captures a snapshot in time in Lydia's tragic story.
Watch the Shadows by Robin Winter
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 65,240. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2015 by Christopher Meeks. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In the college town of Isla Vista, California, small, odd things start happening, and science-geek Nicole Carlquist starts piecing things together. When she learns everyone could die, she needs to convince people. Foreword Reviews says, "Robin Winter gives the ordinary detritus of life a horrific spin."
Chillun Got Shoes by Daniel R. Robichaud
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,570. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2015 by Twice Told Tales II. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
A recording holds the key to a monstrous mystery lurking in the DC Metro system, but only a psychic investigator dares to plumb the depths in search of answers. The search for truth leads one man on a terrifying journey into the darkest corners of mass transit and the human mind.
20 Tales of Horror and Fantasy by Ty Johnston
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,590. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
20 short stories, 10 of horror and 10 of fantasy ... HORROR Night of the Toys The Woman Who Hated Cats SINS Marooned with a Vampire Hunting Season Mercy Dead Cherokee Joe Neighbors Second Judas Country Justice FANTASY Unicorn Hunt Holly's Chamber Thus Saith the Lord Animal Story Beneath the Wings of Dragons Glory Days War of the Four Clans Wizard's Guest New Sheriff in Town Trouble with an Elf
The Rat Killer and other Weird War Tales by Sean McLachlan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,610. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A rat hunter on the Western Front suspects his prey are plotting against him… A bereaved woman performs a forbidden ritual to avenge her father’s murder… A doomed militia is offered a path to victory that leads to damnation… From the bushwhackers of the American Civil War to the trenches of WWI, these stories walk the line from the strange and paranormal to the frighteningly real.
Cancer Inglisensis by Inanna Gabriel
Series: Barrow City Stories, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,560. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
“I believe it necessary for this young man to witness firsthand the suffering of others,” said the judge sentencing Ethan Nguyen to community service in the cancer ward. His sudden ability to see the cancer around him in the form of monstrous insects, however, was far more than he or the judge intended or expected.
Femme Fatales by J.A. Chirts
You set the price! Words: 5,620. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Two horror shorts that feature women you don't mess with. 1. Corporals from the Indian army rendezvous with an ancient horror. 2. A woman with an unfaithful husband faces the horror of her actions.
The Doll by Virginia T. Watson
Series: Horror, Suspense, Thrillers, and Chillers · Rising Fast. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,380. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2015 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » Crime
There is something about the house next door, nearly torn asunder by flames, but inside, a baby's cry seems impossible. It seems only to come from a faded photograph of a doll. When it is taken from its home, it seems to change, on its own, and with it, change the lives of those around it for the worse.
The Horror at Gancio Rosso by Paul Di Filippo & Claudio Chillemi
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 11,550. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2015 by Acheron Books. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A terrifying sequel to H.P. Lovecraft's THE HORROR AT RED HOOK by the great Paul Di Filippo and his Italian pal Claudio Chillemi. And this time... the Old Ones come to Italy!
The Devil's In The Details (Short Stories Down The Slippery Slope) by VL Good
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,260. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Welcome to the slippery slope that lies between ordinary life and waking nightmares; a place where "normal" morphs into something freakish, dangerous, life-altering … and often deadly. We all believe we've got things "under control" ... right up till we don't. Here are four short stories of ordinary, every-day life turned upside-down ... and the troubling behavior that follows.
Barohm: A Story of the Deep Ones (Short Lovecraftian Horror Story) by Nica Elson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,400. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » General
Decades ago, the Deep Ones rose to claim the earth as their own and mankind as their slaves. Barohm is dedicated to their service... and she's pregnant. As she fears the insanity that looms over her, Barohm is certain of only one thing: the child she carries isn't a child at all but a monster. This story is approximately 4400 words.
SNAFU: Everyone Has Their Demons by Nick Carcano
Price: Free! Words: 4,970. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Historical » USA(4.81 from 16 reviews)
The South Pacific - 1942 When most of Matt Turner's fighter squadron is destroyed by Japanese Zeroes with demonic protection, he expects his after-action report to land him in the loony bin. Instead, he finds himself recruited by a shadowy government agency to test a supernatural countermeasure before the Japanese strike a deathblow against the U.S. Navy and win the war in the Pacific theater.
Poor Prospects by D.R. Larsson
Price: $1.11 USD. Words: 17,280. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A thousand miles from home and with nothing better on the horizon, all Steven wanted was a small strike in the California gold fields. The gold he found in the coastal swamp wasn't what he had in mind, and the price turned out higher than he could pay.
Black Static #47 (July-August 2015) by TTA Press
Series: Black Static Horror & Dark Fantasy Magazine, 47. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,340. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
The July-August issue contains new stories by internationally bestselling author John Connolly, James Van Pelt, Kate Jonez, Bonnie Jo Stufflebeam, Ray Cluley, and Eric J. Guignard, plus all the usual features, reviews and interviews.