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Quicksand by Matthew Di Paoli
Price: Free! Words: 1,500. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2015 by Neon Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Matthew Di Paoli's short story "Quicksand" first appeared in issue thirty-nine of Neon. It's a dark little tale about a man who finds himself stuck in a patch of quicksand while on his way to the butcher. As the story progresses he sinks deeper and deeper, while the world around him continues apace - not even a visit from his parents or a new prospective love interest can save him from sinking.
Mojave 733-9969 by John Gibson
Price: Free! Words: 5,430. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(2.50 from 2 reviews)
George and Stephanie are taking a road trip. But when they come across a mysterious phone booth in the middle of the desert events take a strange and deadly turn.
The Screamer by Alan Stanford
Series: Terror Series. You set the price! Words: 6,030. Language: American English. Published: June 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
The Screamer, is it natural or supernatural When Henry gets no relief from the screaming from next door he seeks help and thats when everything starts to go down hill.?
The White Baron by David Eveleigh
Series: The Life And Crimes Of Fraulein Efeu, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 1,860. Language: Canadian English. Published: June 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
A short prequel to "Thule". As the Luftwaffe casts its shadow over London, a mysterious evil walks the streets. Only one man knows of its existence. If he can just warn the world in time...
Two Good Turns by Kenny Jackson
Price: Free! Words: 4,600. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
The last day of Mark and Christy Strand's marriage came unexpectedly. No one filed for divorce. No one deserted, cheated, or lied. Some THING just came between them.
Dreaming Falling Down by Lee A Jackson
Price: Free! Words: 7,240. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural(5.00 from 1 review)
Instead of death, Abraham chooses salvation that is offered by a dark stranger. Given a purpose and a duty to perform, Abraham is left in a dark world where no questions are asked and where everyone lives in fear of the Three Sisters. But the Sisters have caught up with him, are hunting him down and Abraham finally gets to see what is inside of the black boxes which he delivers.
Green Grow The Rashes And Other Stories by William Meikle
Price: Free! Words: 16,540. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
These seven short stories, all previously published in magazines or anthologies, contain magic, monsters, ghosts, history, beer, Scotland, scifi, fantasy, horror, singing, more beer and fun.
Hallowed Ground by Greg Meyer
Price: Free! Words: 16,780. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
HALLOWED GROUND is a collection of Gothic and Lovecraftian short stories, poems, and essays set in idyllic Minnesota frontier towns, remote Irish fishing villages, a city carved from a decaying giant's corpse, and other vistas both familiar and foreign. It's like Lovecraft but without the racism, or Bram Stoker but with a sense of humor.
The Persistence Of Memory by William Meikle
Price: Free! Words: 4,620. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
The piano has seen better days. But the wood remembers the old tunes, remembers love and affection. Can Betty find her way back to happy times? Does the music still have its charms? Or are some things better off left quiet?
Dreams of the Damned, Vol. 5 by Edward Fortman
Series: Dreams of the Damned. Price: Free! Words: 19,060. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Our narrator, trapped in a cavern full of dried husks that once were men and women, moves onward to escape his prison. Meanwhile, let's discover the incident of two folks who have odd notions about names. Hear a tragic tale of two tortured souls. And, experience a man’s curse, when his wife claims, in life as in death, “I still love you … ” So, join us, relax, and dream the dreams of the damned …
The Nature of Crows by Duncan Wilson
Price: Free! Words: 5,500. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(5.00 from 1 review)
Joe is ready to take the last train out of this world but while lying on the train track he hears the sounds of a young lady in distress. He abandons the tracks and his final journey for a little bit longer to help her out and in the process changes the course of his life and death when he encounters a mysterious figure. When he starts searching for answers, all he finds are more questions.
Swatted by David M. Bachman
Price: Free! Words: 9,360. Language: American English. Published: April 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural(5.00 from 2 reviews)
For James, the job was just a job, and an extremely boring one at that. Killing bugs was just another way to help the time pass more easily. It was nothing personal, just another part of the job. At least that was how it had always been before ... until the bugs started to take things a bit personally.