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The Words by Max Hallford
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,170. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Max Hallford’s trademark blend of dark humor and subtle creepiness are on full display in this collection of three weird tales. Contains “Moments Like These,” “Carma,” and “The Words.”
A Rising Damp by Audrey Brice
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,850. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013 by Darkerwood Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » Occult
Evelyn Winters enjoyed spending the summers at her grandmother's cabin. There was always something interesting to do whether tending the garden, or exploring the surrounding swampy forest of the Smoky Mountains. She never cared to learn the witching ways of her grandmother - until the devil showed up.
A Cult of Two by Caleb Stokes
You set the price! Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
This short story accompanies the tabletop RPG scenario The Wives of March; it can be downloaded for free at hebanongames.com and dtrpg. The narrative takes the form of a legend that explains the origins of the game's antagonists. The Companions haunt history even as they are haunted by it. Learn of the eternal couple's conspiracy to see the whole world join them in sweet death.
Dreams of the Mythos: Five Lovecraftian Tales by Mercy Loomis
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,670. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » Occult
These five tales of Lovecraftian weird fiction might keep you up past your bedtime. Includes SUCCOR THE CHILD, THE THING IN THE WATER, THE BOOGEYMAN (exclusively available in this anthology), THE GRANARY ANGEL, and THE BROADCAST OUT OF TIME.
The Broadcast Out of Time: a Lovecraftian Short Story by Mercy Loomis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,070. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » Occult
A live Christmas old-time radio broadcast is interrupted when the studio is invaded by a weird green mist.
The Hand of Osiris by Frank Cavallo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,500. Language: American English. Published: July 30, 2013 by Necro Publications. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
The outlaw Jedediah Sykes has just killed the wrong man and now he’s on the run and the bounty hunter Jacob Hatcher is hot on his trail—trail that leads him to a town, a dark paradise of sin and vice called Gehenna. Together they must find a stolen key that can unlock the domain of the dead and along the way confront not only their own demons, but the hidden horrors of Gehenna.
From a Killer's Mind by Jason Helford
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,150. Language: American English. Published: July 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
"Fans of Thomas Harris' The Silence of the Lambs and Shane Stevens' By Reason of Insanity may find a new favorite author here." - Kirkus Reviews From a Killer’s Mind is a mind-bending, scary, and emotionally honest trip through the life of a serial killer, laying bare the killer’s soul for all readers to see, as he deals with his abattoir being infiltrated by the demons of his past.
Dog Food by Adam Moon
Price: Free! Words: 1,580. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy(3.75 from 4 reviews)
This is a short story: Steven just witnessed his beloved dog tear out the throats of his two best friends. It gets even more surreal when the dog explains to him why he did it.
All The Bad Circles by Ashley Sandeman
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 46,200. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Prepare yourself for a collection of nine dark & witty tales from the author of The Thickening Water. A man wakes up next to himself, there's a guide to public mime negotiation, and murder at a race track, until the dark finale where we see the price a small town pays when its inhabitants make a pact with the underworld. And now you’re inside, whatever you do, do not step outside the Circle.
The Friendly Horror and Other Weird Tales by Jessica Burke
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,060. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Be prepared to explore the Everyday with a macabre, decidedly weird twist. The landscape of their collective imagination allows the mundane world to transcend into a place where humans aren’t the only ones who bring their children to work, storms can become creatures with their own appetite, and the titular piece, “The Friendly Horror” is a contemporary post-script to “Shadows over Innsmouth.”
Sick Summer Camp (Something Horrific) by Brent Meske
Price: Free! Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(5.00 from 9 reviews)
Jane is sick at summer camp, her second day of a gorgeous hot summer...and is that a 12 year old girl with an axe? Chasing a boy across the parade field, screaming her head off?
Vem är rädd för Saga Torstensson? by Saga Torstensson
Price: Free! Words: 81,070. Language: Swedish. Published: July 25, 2013 by Mörkersdottir förlag. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
"Hej, jag heter Saga Torstensson. Jag är tjugofyra år och bor i Halmstad. Det är första gången jag är här, så jag tänkte inte orda så mycket utan mest lyssna. Jag vill bara säga att jag är glad att ni har välkomnat mig här i er lilla skrivarcirkel. Jag märkte när jag började skriva att jag hade rätt mycket ilska inom mig. Mycket mer än vad jag själv visste."
People of the Ethereal Realm by Robert Essig
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 66,810. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2013 by Post Mortem Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Who is Barbara and what does she want so badly that she'll destroy anyone and anything that gets in her way? A mysterious woman comes in the night and brings two men from different backgrounds together for her bidding. How many people will have to die, and how many will wish death was the end?
Assisted Suicide by Adam Moon
Price: Free! Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(4.33 from 3 reviews)
This is a short story: Brett Finlay killed himself. Things get weird when he regains consciousness right before his funeral.
A Flash Of Doom by Constantine Koutsoutis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,700. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Unspeakable horror. Magics most foul. The darkness of evil wings. Sir Ian Quarry, mystical wizard extra-ordinaire of Great Britain, has faced them all and won. "A Flash Of Doom" is the best of Quarry's adventures collected for the first time.
Water is Thicker than Blood by Julie Ann Dawson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,050. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013 by Bards and Sages Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Fifty years after World War III, the residents of New Orleans struggle just to survive. Despite being surrounded by water, radiation and pollution have made clean drinking water hard to come by. In Water is Thicker than Blood, a woman's broken water purifier starts a chain of events that will impact everyone in the Bywater district.[9700 word novelette]
L'ultimo vampiro by Quelli di ZEd
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 51,020. Language: Italian. Published: July 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Discendenti diretti dell’inventore della “Lama di Ruthner”, Simon e Jeremy, ancora ragazzini, vengono iniziati dal padre al mestiere di ammazza vampiri. La morte del genitore legherà le loro vite a quelle delle creature della notte, nel tentativo di portare a compimento il grande progetto di eliminare tutti i vampiri. La loro missione terminerà in maniera imprevedibile e drammatica...
The Return by Phil Strahl
Price: Free! Words: 2,110. Language: American English. Published: July 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(4.33 from 3 reviews)
John wakes up in the woods one day. As he tries to make his way back to the civilization, he is faced with his deep-rooted fear of the woods since he can remember… Contains strong language and scenes that might be considered disturbing.
A Fidus Aranea by Kevin L. O'Brien
Series: Strange & Unnatural Tales, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 16,000. Language: American English. Published: July 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(5.00 from 1 review)
Wendy Stroud is afraid that her mother's abusive boyfriend will hurt the members of her family. She wants him to go away forever, but she can't make him do so on her own. So she decides to ask a friend of her uncle for help. And all she has to do is recite a magic spell. This is a short story.