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Black Static #59 (July-August 2017)
Series: Black Static Horror & Dark Fantasy Magazine. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,030. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
New dark stories by seven women authors: Kristi DeMeester, Kirsten Kaschock, Rosalie Parker, Damien Angelica Walters, Bonnie Jo Stufflebeam, Sarah Read, and YZ Chin. Cover art by Richard Wagner. Features: Columns by Ralph Robert Moore & Lynda E. Rucker; Case Notes by Peter Tennant (reviews of books by women authors including one from Freda Warrington); Blood Spectrum by Gary Couzens (film reviews)
Written in Water
Price: Free! Words: 7,770. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
Something's not quite right with Jennifer. Her senses are failing her one by one, bit by bit. And then she comes home to find her apartment's been burgled. But this is a burglary that defies reason...
Nails Without Pictures
Price: Free! Words: 3,250. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » General
When Jack finds a tiny corpse in a shoe box in his back garden, he begins to question his sanity. But is his mind the only thing he's lost? Originally published in Nocturne Magazine.
The Corpse
Price: Free! Words: 2,590. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
(5.00 from 1 review)
A man brings a cadaver home to enjoy sexually with his estranged wife, but is dismayed when he finds his wife prefers the corpse to him.
Undressed Wounds
Price: Free! Words: 4,770. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Still struggling to come to terms with the death of his wife, Steven finds something in his attic. Something that shouldn't be there. Something alive. Originally published in Fusing Horizons from Grey Friar Press.
And Everything but Wretchedness Forgotten
Price: Free! Words: 2,530. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
Alone in the trenches following a devastating barrage of enemy fire, Robert discovers there is more than just his own innocence at stake in this godforsaken war. Originally published in From the Trenches by Carnifex Press.
Today is Not
Price: Free! Words: 4,150. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » General
A tale of the apocalypse or a tale of personal tragedy and psychological collapse? Originally published in Murky Depths magazine, then republished in Best Tales of the Apocalypse from Permuted Press.
Darkest of Dreams
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,360. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2017 by DimensionBucket Media. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Darkest of Dreams features 14 original tales of disquieting horror, science fiction, and fantasy, straight from the minds of four disturbed authors. From scarecrows, to alien species, to apocalyptic premonitions, each story is designed to carry you off to a world without sleep. Stories by: Christopher Warren, Conner Goff, Nathan Dabney, and William Harmar.
Mutha Bugga
Price: Free! Words: 4,880. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
No one needs to look far to find a monster. Join ole Sam Bo Rex as he discovers what he believes to be a fine, fine, fine, treasure, but ends tip discovering that even treasures can turn into your worst fear.
She
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,290. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Restless, he could not sleep. He shifts and turns. Unable to sleep, he gets up and walk out into the night. He wandered the streets. Passing by the urban homes, filled with people sleeping in their slumbers. He envied them. He wants to sleep. He longs to sleep. He longs to dream in bed, but his body feels restless. He could not sleep for days. Nights is when something calls him, lures him outside.
Beyond Redemption of Innocence
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,240. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Why am I caught? What have I done? What did I do? I created these things to stop paying obscene amounts of money, I'm so sick of it, so I built these things, and my customers loves my know-how, they gets the chance to quit the utility bills, we become free, saving up money that should be for our own use, not theirs. But it seems it's not allowed, the alien says.
Never See the Night
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,490. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
An interplanetary biologist locks himself in a fortified research lab with an alien octopus, stranding his teammates outside in the path of a ferocious hurricane on a water-covered world. The animal already killed one of them, and the scientist-commandos must get inside to confront it, or die in the storm. But the octopus has plans of its own, because it just discovered a new species, too: humans.
Conspiracy
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,080. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Where is everybody? He woke up and went about his usual business, then he realises... he hasn't seen anyone on the street. He remembers people he usually sees every morning, but they didn't appears....the bus he's waiting for never turned up, though he was patient, but during the time he was waiting, the bus never turned up, never appeared from up the road. What is going on? Where is everybody?
Stairway to Heaven
Series: Cat of Many Colors. Price: Free! Words: 1,640. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(4.83 from 6 reviews)
A mixed bag tale emulating the style of Young Girl Mystery stories from the 1930s with a few modern horror tropes tossed in. Four hot cheerleaders are trapped in a spooky house along with a horny professor. Can they survive the night, or will the house (and the professor) have their way with them?
The River
Price: Free! Words: 8,040. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
An accidental chemical spill contaminates the recreational waters of the town of Crystal Flats. Sheriff Begaye and Deputy Jameson have to deal with the aftermath, but they discover when man disrupts nature, nature has a way of striking back with a vengeance.
The Needles Highway
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,100. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2017 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A screenwriter enjoys a nostalgic visit to his childhood home of Needles, California. But now it’s time for him to leave that simple life in the desert and drive back home to L.A. and the lure of Hollywood. The highway isn’t crowded—he hopes to make it home in time to join his wife for dinner. But apparently fate has a different idea.
Embrace The Darkness and other short stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,660. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of six short, terifying tales, exploring the darker side of human nature and blurred line between nightmares and reality.
Dust Mites: a short tale
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,550. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Professor August Thompson is on a quest for knowledge. Knowledge gained from a world beyond the realm of what man should ever glimpse. How far can determination press a person into the unknown and what harrowing evil might follow him back?
Casualty of Coincidence
Price: Free! Words: 2,300. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
When it comes to texting and driving, those that do it do it well, don't they? Nothing bad ever happens. For Keith Swanson, his cocky attitude backfires and he has a terrible automobile accident. Later on he finds out who the other driver was, and that that driver's plans were suddenly thwarted. Now Keith wonders if the other driver wants to exact his revenge.
The Dark Stalker
Price: Free! Words: 7,690. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Ron Harrison and his family are typical suburban citizenry moving through life without many worries. But a simple purchase could place all of their lives in danger.

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