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Creepy Crazy Christmas by Catherine A. MacKenzie
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,310. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(3.00 from 1 review)
Follow along with the Grimes family as you read about some of their horror-filled, wacky, and comical Christmases. Among the cast of characters are the parents, Elise and Bob; their young son, Jimmy; and Jimmy’s estranged paternal grandmother, Winnie. And, of course, St. Nick, together with some of his friends. Buyer beware: these stories are quirky and warped. No gore or sex, but probably adult.
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(4.50 from 4 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.
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.
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...
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.
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.
The Malevolent Goldfish - Doom Edition by Jared Prophet
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,480. 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 A. Lowery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,970. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing, LLC. 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.
Deep End of The Shadow Pool by Nicholas May
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,860. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Short Story -Ages 16+: A man mourning the loss of his wife, left to take care of himself and his young son, is met with more even darkness when the boy from the shadow pool comes knocking at the window.
Sons of Nowhere: Leviathan by Nicholas Almand
Price: Free! Words: 2,360. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(4.00 from 1 review)
When a sea monster of unprecedented size is sighted off the coast of California, the Ophion Foundation deploys its Director of Cryptozoology, Gedeon Vassago, to verify the wild claims. The simple task of observation becomes a life-and-death struggle when the massive creature turns its attention on its pursuers. A prequel to the "Sons of Nowhere" novel series.
The Trick or Treat Door by Shondra Snodderly
Price: Free! Words: 1,330. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Agnes and Mae look forward to Halloween every year. It's their favorite holiday. They love to see the children in their costumes. But this year, they have a visitor of an entirely different sort.
Darker by James A. Brakken
Price: Free! Words: 9,350. Language: American English. Published: October 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
The middle third of the book, DARK. Contains the next 15 of 56 original, eerie poems and delightfully frightening stories--some morbidly amusing, others downright disturbing. Darkly evocative engravings add to the macabre nature of this collection. For all readers, DARKER contains no excessive profanities nor sexual content. Perfect fireside reading on stormy nights
Troll, A Short Story by Wodke Hawkinson
Price: Free! Words: 9,740. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(5.00 from 1 review)
This free download features “Troll”, a short story of approximately 3,221 words, along with excerpts from Wodke Hawkinson novels. Description of “Troll”: The Macksburg County Sheriff’s Office receives a report of a “troll” under the William Frank Bridge. Officers arrest the culprit and bring him in. Then things get interesting. A earlier version of “Troll” was first included in the book, Alone