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General | Undead | Weird fiction | Occult | Ghost | Crime
Witch's Skin by Rik Hunik
Series: Short Stories, Book 11. Price: Free! Words: 3,490. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(4.25 from 4 reviews)
While cleaning the attic in her inherited old house Suzi finds a secret room containing a shelf full of mysterious items and a shrine dedicated to a murder trial from decades ago. The room also contains a booby trap, a spell that compels her to don the long-dead witch's skin like a garment. A slightly different version of this story appeared in Tales Of The Talisman, Vol.4 #4, Apr. 2009.
Last Call by Simon Graves
Price: Free! Words: 770. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay(4.25 from 4 reviews)
Getting a replacement smart phone, Jamie's had all of his old contacts imported. Scrolling through to make sure all of them are in there, he comes across one contact in particular, his boyfriend who disappeared three months ago. He wants to delete it, but he can't help making one last call.
Zombie Crusade Snapshot: Ontario by J.W. Vohs
Price: Free! Words: 13,000. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Horror » Undead(4.25 from 4 reviews)
As a bizarre zombie pandemic sweeps across North America, residents of a large island on Lake Huron prepare to isolate themselves from the rest of the world.
Twas A Good Day To Die by Jonathan Antony Strickland
Price: Free! Words: 2,580. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic(4.25 from 4 reviews)
On Christmas day, a man sits, contemplating his life and how the things outside, the indescribable horrors, will soon break through his defences. But this is of no concern to him, for his now miserable life and the hand of fate that has forced him to commit an act so terrible, weigh constantly on his mind. Short horror/Sci-fi (ish) story. Please read and review. Artwork: Robert Thomas Strickland
In Between by Greg Wilburn
Price: Free! Words: 4,510. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General(4.25 from 4 reviews)
Four year old Stacy Ludley just got her first imaginary friend. Or so she thinks. Feeling disregarded by her parents who have sold her best friend and stuffed walrus, Mr. Tusky, at their garage sale, she can do nothing but latch onto her new friend Sophie. But is this new friend she's found in the secret room of the house truly something in her head, or an embodiment of something more sinister?
Brain Transplant by Mario V. Farina
Price: Free! Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead(4.25 from 4 reviews)
The only way that Robert Alphonse Moore could continue to live would be to have his brain transplanted into the body of a healthy person. Benny Harris, was willing to provide his body - at a price. procedure was illegal but money talked. Robert had been told that hew would still be Robert with the except that his brain would reside in a healthier and younger body. But did Robert remain Robert?
They Don't Exist by J.R. Leckman
Price: Free! Words: 3,880. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General(4.21 from 19 reviews)
A young woman laughs it off when she's informed the room she's staying in for the night is haunted, because ghosts don't exist. Or do they?
Ancient Awakening (The Ancient) by Matthew Bryan Laube
Price: Free! Words: 58,020. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Horror » General(4.20 from 5 reviews)
Hell comes home to Jersey. Seven ancient demons known as the Fallen have awakened in New Jersey. Fortunately for Mike and Ann, so has the one man who can stop them, Joseph Miller. Trapped in a hospital filled with mythical monsters, only together can they unravel the mystery of the Cursed and escape with not only their lives but their very humanity.
13 Horror Stories by John McDonnell
Series: Horror Shorts, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,440. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General(4.20 from 5 reviews)
If you like bone-chilling horror, this book is for you. It's horror that makes you think, horror with a surprise ending, horror that keeps you up at night. These are tales of revenge, of betrayal, of the power of love (or is it hate?) to overcome even Time and Space. Short and not-so-sweet, these stories will stick with you long after you finish reading them.
This Brilliant Darkness by Red Tash
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 48,650. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » Crime(4.20 from 5 reviews)
The enigmatic Red Tash has created a compelling, multi-layered - and fully nuanced - modern fairytale, full of pop reference and varied philosophical allusions. This Brilliant Darkness is smart, thrilling, funny and full of great characters tangled in the kind of small-town webs Stephen King revels in. Excellent writing from a writer to watch. One of the best new writers I've read in years. ~A.H.
Demonic Double Cross by B Branin
Price: Free! Words: 156,980. Language: American English. Published: October 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General(4.20 from 5 reviews)
Conman Arthur Broker has finally become a resident on easy street while posing as a paranormal investigator, separating superstitious suckers from their money. This cozy lifestyle shatters after the beautiful and possibly unstable Fiona Ambrose turns to him for help against the Daughters of All, a mysterious cult that has a knack for drug peddling, kidnapping and murder.
In The Realm of the Wolf by Walter Lazo
Price: Free! Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(4.20 from 5 reviews)
Bart returns to his home town to await an evil he can no longer avoid. As he waits, he questions the decisions he has made that have led him to this fate, and he wonders if perhaps he has sacrificed his own happiness and the happiness of those he loves for the sake of a higher cause that may prove to be beyond him.
Survivor by Breanna Stone
Price: Free! Words: 5,370. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead(4.20 from 5 reviews)
Sophia is a 15 year old that lost everything and has to live among........zombies? Sophia lives in a isolated town with hundreds of other survivors. What could go wrong? *First Four chapters uploaded, more to come. Review this book and tell me if you want me to continue this story*
A Slight Delay by Rish Outfield
Price: Free! Words: 1,940. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy(4.20 from 5 reviews)
For an airline passenger, an unexpected wait on the tarmac takes a turn for the strange. Also includes an author's note.
Edge of Shadows (Shadows #1) by Cege Smith
Series: Shadows, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 83,140. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Horror » Ghost(4.17 from 6 reviews)
Edge of Shadows is a paranormal urban fantasy tale about a woman trying to rebuild her life when fate intervenes. She must solve a century-old mystery in order to escape an ancient evil with ties to her past.
The Ghost Of A Chance by Jonathan Antony Strickland
Price: Free! Words: 4,570. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Horror » Ghost(4.17 from 6 reviews)
Who are we? Us, who live like savages, hunted by orks and wargs both day and night. And what part do the strange creatures we call the babblers have to play in all of this? This is the story of a father and daughter and the part they played in discovering some of the truth of the many confusing questions that wandered through the minds of the people.
Shelter From the Storm - A Ghost Story for Christmas by Barrymore Tebbs
Price: Free! Words: 5,040. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas(4.14 from 7 reviews)
A weary traveler finds himself stranded on the doorstep of two proper Victorian ladies during a wild winter storm.