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Slocomb's Pond
By James Hampton
Price: Free! Words: 11,150. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Slocomb's Pond has a bad reputation. Some people have returned from it with tales of hideous creatures living beneath its placid waters. Others have not returned at all. This is the story of four boys who, one winter night, decide to tempt Fate at Slocomb's Pond, and who are caught most unaware when Fate takes them up on their wager.
The Watch
By Krista Bean
Price: Free! Words: 6,140. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
After her mother's suicide in 1870, Marie Lancater is sent to live with her aunt and uncle on their Rhode Island estate. Even in mourning she must always remain calm and well-mannered, as her future and marriage prospects would fall to pieces if society believed she was prone to madness like her mother. And she manages well enough – until the strange man begins appearing beneath her window.
The Tooth Fairy
By Ryan Ramoutar
Price: Free! Words: 3,090. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2012 by Blacklight Design. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The Tooth Fairy is another stunning story from Ryan Ramoutar. Small glimpses of relief and liberty are in fact bad omens. And the death is very small and very silent...
Opposites
By C. Patrick Neagle
Price: Free! Words: 1,280. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012 by Goblinbrook Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This very short story (approx. 1200 words) was originally written for a Sleuth's Ink Mystery Writer's Group contest. Fear the dark, and mirrors, and the dangers within our own souls. Enjoy.
A Dead Run
By Jeffrey Jake
Price: Free! Words: 1,660. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A story of a man's attempt to survive an apocalyptic event that has destroyed civilization as we know it. He is in a run for his life. Will he survive?
Rushed
By Brian Harmon
Series: Rushed, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 83,890. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Eric led a perfectly unremarkable life until he happened to have a very extraordinary dream.
The Fruit Of Thy Womb
By Lori R. Lopez
Price: Free! Words: 9,590. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Another unique zombie tale from Lori R. Lopez, the author of "Heartbeat" and "The Lycaning", this time with Fruit Flies and two jaded strangers who learn that they are not as alone as they think.
Fury (a flash fiction story)
By Chuck Grossart
Price: Free! Words: 1,300. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Pamela Chase desperately wanted this night to be memorable for her young daughter, Darla, who was turning seven years old. It would be memorable, all right, but not in the way she'd planned...
The Blame Game
By Rish Outfield
Price: Free! Words: 1,370. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Dan and Hailey see a news story about a teen who killed his parents, and jokingly try and guess his motivations. When they found out the truth, however, the joking stops.
The House
By Karli Rush
Price: Free! Words: 28,350. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This story... is simply a short haunting tale. A young couple goes on their first date together to an old abandoned house. It is known throughout this small college town that it's haunted,and insanity once ruled the woods where this eerie house resides. The stories have twisted and turned but no one knows the real truth. Until... Richard and Keria learn the living and the dead collide.
The Bridge Builder Of Arta
By Neil Coghlan
Price: Free! Words: 6,240. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2010. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In a small park near his workplace, Benjamin McAuley finds two mysterious statues, sculptures that appear to defy the very laws of nature. Learning of the bizarre centuries-old legend behind the statues and of the man who built them, Benjamin is determined to investigate further.
Pumpkin Flesh
By Kris Coeur
Price: Free! Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2010. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This (fictional) document was found in the walls of the mobile home of a man named Stanley who was a postal worker near Cheboygan, Michigan around the year 1970. It documents his possible descent into madness over the matter of preparing the seeds of a pumpkin.
The Beach Scene
By Albert Berg
Price: Free! Words: 4,080. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2010. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
When a man receives a seemingly innocuous painting from a recently deceased colleague, he finds himself being pulled inexorably down into the dark depths of insanity.
Quantum Critique
By Donna K. Fitch
Price: Free! Words: 5,040. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
What if praise of a work of art affects the way it looks? Does criticism literally destroy a painting?
The Microcosm Portal
By Harrison Thoreau
Price: Free! Words: 7,520. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Samuel, a man without memory, awakens in a room with no entry or exit. Waste, a monster of unimaginable power, awaits the return of an unknown enemy from his past. As the two draw closer to one another, their confrontation becomes inevitable.
Haven: Life Goes On
By Jeff Ping
Series: Haven, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 18,840. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Haven: Life Goes On is the second novel about a trials and adventures of community and it's individuals dealing with surviving and living in a post Zombie apocalypse world. They continue to learn to live and even thrive in a world with a population that is 99% Zombie.
The Ghost Who Tried to Love Me
By Adam Tervort
Price: Free! Words: 6,020. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Ghost month means that the "good brothers" are out and ghosts can pop up anywhere. At least that's what the superstitious people of Taiwan think, and Hank is sure that they are full of hot air. Who believes in ghosts anyways? This is the first story in the Zodiac Schmodiac story cycle, an insight into the Chinese mind and a funny, Chinesey story that will scare and thrill you.
The Guild of Fallen Clowns
By Francis Xavier
Price: Free! Words: 120,890. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The Haunted Labyrinth of Mirrors was just your average walk-through carnival attraction to most of its visitors. However, for Alan, lurking behind the surface of the mirrored walls was the home of Peepers, the ghoulishly creepy clown spirit and leader of The Guild of Fallen Clowns. In the darkness behind the thin reflective coating, deception tugs at his immortal soul.
A Ghost of Fire
By Sam Whittaker
Series: Ghostly Elements, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 122,410. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
What if you had no job? What if you had no friends? What if those...were the least of your worries? Steve Nicholas finds out just what might be worse when he discovers malevolent spirits haunting him.
Mother Dearest
By Michael Wright
Price: Free! Words: 18,460. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Tom Morrison has just lost his fiance, and then his mother grows incredibly sick. In caring for his mother and missing Trisha, he finds more about his mother than he cared to ever know...a dark and terrible secret. A story of a mother's love gone wrong.