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General | Undead | Weird fiction | Occult | Ghost | Crime
The Hunt (A Chilling Vampire Short Story) by J. Thorn
Price: Free! Words: 4,350. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Horror » Undead(2.00 from 1 review)
The night brings more than darkness after the Fall. With her fangs bared, Tilla attacks a camp of savages until a mysterious young girl emerges from the wrecked, post-apocalyptic landscape. The Hunt was originally published as Retrograde and won first prize in the 2009 Boutique du Vampyre Short Story Contest.
Wrong Turn by John Grover
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,060. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » General
Take the wrong path and you may never come back... Andrew couldn't be happier to take his family on a camping trip, some time away together was long overdue but when the family gets lost and takes a wrong turn they end up in what seems to be a ghost town. They soon learn they are not alone in the run-down town and that something just doesn't feel right.
The Blank Flag of Arthur Kerry by Kristopher Reisz
Price: Free! Words: 7,540. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A sailor finds himself caught in the war between the North and the South, as well as between ageless superstition and mad science.
Corazon de perro. Prologo de Sergio Pitol by Mijail Bulgakov
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 36,160. Language: Spanish. Published: November 16, 2013 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Un endocrinólogo, quien confió en encontrar a través de un trasplante de hipófisis el manantial de la eterna juventud , realiza tal experimento en el cuerpo de un perro callejeroal que se injertan las glándulas seminales y la hipófisis de un maleante recién fallecido. El resultado es aterrorizador.
Waiting for the Wireman in 1974 by Stephen Walker
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,490. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
On a wall on the outskirts of town, a girl sits. Some say she's trouble. Some say she's a witch. Some say she doesn't even exist. Whatever the truth of it, she's waiting; waiting for the Unnamed Billy Morten - and the three objects he has on him...
Fingertips: Five Tales of Gothic Mystery and Monsters Reinvented by Bryan Kolar
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 76,410. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Horror » Undead
Five short stories that could be called lost episodes of The Twilight Zone or Outer Limits. These mind-twisting tales all involve an archetype of the horror/fantasy genre (ghost, creature, zombie, fantasy warrior, witch) reproduced in a modern setting.
Spirit Eyes by Lynn Hones
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,760. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013 by eXtasy Books Inc. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
A young child with psychic ability, ghosts who want the truth known, ghosts who want the truth buried-it all adds up to the Perfect Spiritual Storm.
Know When To Walk Away, Know When To Run by Rish Outfield
Price: $1.11 USD. Words: 2,970. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » General
Jay and his friend Nathan are gambling at a Vegas casino, but Jay has had too much too drink. Which would explain why he sees a monster join them at the poker table. Wouldn't it?
Inheriting Evergreen by L.K. Campbell
Series: The Evergreen Series, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,120. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Kristy Miller’s aunt dies suddenly, leaving Kristy her mountain home, Evergreen. Kristy discovers that Aunt Leslie had kept a few secrets from her family, including how she earned her fortune. One of her aunt’s secrets leads Kristy into a new relationship with the charming but stubborn Drew Stone. And then there’s the other secret—Evergreen might be haunted, sending Kristy in search of a ghost.
Zombie City: Episode 3 by M.F. Soriano
Series: Zombie City. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,440. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead
In the third episode of the Zombie City series, Shane finds himself on his own again, with innocent blood on his hands. San Francisco has been completely overwhelmed by the infection. Any survivors have gone into hiding, leaving the streets to the lurchers. When a primary escape route is destroyed, Shane realizes he's trapped amongst the cannibal hordes, and he's running low on hope.
"Weirder Than Weird" 18 Bizarre Tales From a Disturbed Mind by Francis Burger
Price: Free! Words: 51,800. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
If you love quirky and dark short stories but have become discouraged over the lack of originality these days then "Weirder Than Weird" will renew your faith! "Weirder Than Weird" is chock full of dark and creepy tales that will leave you wanting more and also wondering about the authors sanity.
The Black Spot by William Mangieri
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 910. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
On a routine shift, one of the miners is exposed to something...different. The company doctor says it's just in his head, and he's right, but that doesn’t mean it’s a good thing. There may be a Workman's Comp claim here… "The Black Spot" is a VERY short (570 word) speculative flash fiction, and is also in the collection "Still Even More Things I Could Get Out of My Mind."
Return to the Red Cliff Motel by Cathlene Smith
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,370. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Horror » General
Dr. Jessica Doran returns to Helipher to attend her sister’s wedding. Staying at the Red Cliff Motel, Jessica encounters a disturbed teenager who will take her on a chaotic ride down the blackness of insanity. Can the doctor save the teen from self-induced calamity? Will evil from the past envelope Jessica and change her life forever?
The Zombie Plagues Book Four: The Outrunners by Geo Dell
Series: The Zombie Plagues, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,680. Language: American English. Published: November 14, 2013 by independAntwriters Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
I saw the Zombie on Madison take a mouthful of her back, just below the curve of her neck, and rip the flesh away from her spine. Cammy's rifle came up and barked, and the zombie blew apart, raining down on Madison, a storm of black blood. Somehow, I managed to switch to full auto, get my rifle up, and spray an entire one hundred round clip into the other zombies where they rushed along the path..
Conversations at the Dynamo by JP Lantern
Series: Around The Martian Fringe, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,300. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Pollux is an engineer at the dynamo, the terraforming center of Mars. Completely alone in the mountain engine and stuck well past the standard length of duty of three months, strange visions begin presenting to him. Are these actual ghosts he is seeing, strange creations from the enormous cosmic engine he attends, or are they madness manifesting?
The Awakening by Gabriel Belin, Jr
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,120. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
If someone’s out to get you, your life is threatened and there’s nothing you can do to avoid this, what would you do? If those who guard you are the ones from whom you most need to hide, what would you do? If the part of you that you fear most is also the part that could help you to survive, what would you do? One thing has never changed — every gift comes with its price.
Between the River and the Road by Jonathan L. Howard
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
A short story about a small city with a deep and dangerous past. The oddest little things can hide the darkest secrets. There's a little oddity along the path that runs between the river and the road. Nothing major, but interesting. Just the sort of thing you'd mention while chatting. But, whatever you do, don't go back there. Don't look again. Bad things might happen. Bad things WILLhappen.
Exeunt Demon King by Jonathan L. Howard
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,950. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » Undead
Johannes Cabal, a necromancer of some little infamy, has faced many horrors during his career, but in this tale he tells of an early encounter with something that horrified even him. Pantomime. A provincial theatre has seen a series of strange deaths. The young Cabal investigates, even though this requires him to don red tights, a curling moustache, and become... the Demon King.