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Tears by TK Wade
Price: Free! Words: 7,640. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Horror » General(4.00 from 1 review)
Timothy was just an average boy who was yearning for the attention of his mother and father. Unfortunately, the only one who seemed to take notice of him was a very cruel babysitter. “Tears” by T.K. Wade is an intense drama about abandonment and the importance of love in the life of a young child.
Zombie Scare by A. Rosaria
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,220. Language: American English. Published: December 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Jacobs and Smith, two police officers from Maine, set a pointless roadblock to catch potential drunk drivers coming from a festival held in town. The night is dark and long, and boredom sets in. Though the night doesn't stay uneventful—things turns out darker for them, ending in a climax neither was expecting.
Reflections by Scott Roche
You set the price! Words: 1,870. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Horror » General
This story takes place in Lumiere, a shared universe I helped create with some writers from CHUD.com. That’s the same universe that the Grim Reader stories and a few other “EC Comics” type of stories take place in. A writer confronts his past and present and finds out why he’s still in this strange place.
Cora Frost: The Fasting Spider by Matthew Smith
Price: Free! Words: 8,380. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
A short stand alone story with Cora Frost and her possible future. Cora Frost meets a boy who is said to commune with spirits in the form of spiders. After an accident young Jacob Fancher is left in an eternal state of fasting. Blind, he still amazingly weaves brilliant embroidered works. On death's door Jacob Fancher wishes to bestow a gift to Cora. A gift given by the spiders that possess him.
The Walk by David Sobkowiak
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,670. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
What starts out as an enjoyable evening walk turns into a life and death struggle between the forces of good and evil. One man finds himself faced with a choice to decide the fate of another.
The Water That Binds by Scott Weaver
Price: Free! Words: 1,290. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost(5.00 from 1 review)
Short story about a young man trying to reconnect with his ex-girlfriend, who has been missing for one year as of tonight. He goes back to the last place she was seen, the lake. A place where she often sought solace as well as the place where they both have hidden their secrets as well as their sin.
The Witch's Army by Lisa McCourt Hollar
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 5,040. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012 by Broken Eggshell Publications. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Horror » Undead
Jarrod moves with his family to Alaska where he and his new friend, Carl, decide to explore the old house that his father’s company owns. While searching the attic, the two boys discover an old wooden chest and pry it open. Inside is a treasure unlike any that Jarrod has ever seen… an army of wooden soldiers. With animalistic features, the army resembles a demonic horde, one that terrifies Carl
The Sleeper With The Restless Eyes Who Sleeps Beneath A Sleeper by Jonathan Antony Strickland
Price: Free! Words: 320. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry, Fiction » Horror » Undead(3.67 from 6 reviews)
Short poem that mothers could tell children to stop them playing upon railway lines. The poem is about a man who has been murdered and buried on a railway-track. Whenever he’s sleep is disturbed by the sound of children playing he rises from the ground to get he’s revenge. Please read and review.
Eyepennies by Mike O’Driscoll
Series: TTA Novellas. Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 17,160. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012 by TTA Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Eyepennies is a novella inspired by the music and life of Sparklehorse, aka Mark Linkous. It's the first in the new series of TTA Novellas.
Dark by C. C. Blake
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,960. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012 by Twice Told Tales II. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Horror » Crime
Rick Falls is a newly minted manager at the Seven Stop convenience store. To celebrate, he and his lucky lady are going to the movies. Tonight is not the night for a drive, however. They are being stalked by a pair of rednecks with an ax to grind. What happens is quite "Dark" indeed.
Ater Angelus by J.T. Lewis
Price: Free! Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal(4.00 from 1 review)
When George realizes he is destined for hell,he makes a deal with the dark angel. Trouble is, when you deal with the devil, there is HELL to pay! JT Lewis explores the darker side of angelic intervention in this terrifying short story. JT Lewis is the author of mystery/action novels such as Murder! Too Close To Home and Gabriel's Revenge.
Creepy Crazy Christmas by Catherine A. MacKenzie
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,310. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(3.00 from 1 review)
Follow along with the Grimes family as you read about some of their horror-filled, wacky, and comical Christmases. Among the cast of characters are the parents, Elise and Bob; their young son, Jimmy; and Jimmy’s estranged paternal grandmother, Winnie. And, of course, St. Nick, together with some of his friends. Buyer beware: these stories are quirky and warped. No gore or sex, but probably adult.
Wraak op het spoor by Anaïd Haen
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,200. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012 by e-Publikant. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
In het negentien eeuwse Amsterdam gebeuren vreemde dingen; mannen raken lidloos. Brigadier Groenewei gaat op onderzoek uit. Met dit verhaal won Anaïd Haen de Unleash Award 2010.
The Gate by Riley Banks
Price: Free! Words: 1,700. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2012 by Aussieicon Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Horror » Crime
This short, flash fiction starts with an open gate in a picket fence. Closed, the gate guards the pathway to paradise. Open, it becomes an omen; a harbinger of death; a reminder of the horrors she has already survived. But now, instead of her husband, it is her children at risk.
Ghost Paparazzi - Paranormal Mystery Novella by Jane Monson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,310. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
A glamorous movie actress is drowned in her hotel room bathtub. Jake, who is investigating her murder, asks Catherine to help him communicate with her.
Not a Ghost Story by AM Kirkby
Price: Free! Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A young professional finally finds the apartment she's been looking for. But she can't seem to turn it into a home. And then strange things start to happen. But this is not a ghost story. Or is it?
What's The Buzz? by Steve Nubie
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,330. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
As of today, it’s estimated that ten quintillion bugs share our world with us. In case you’re wondering, that’s a ten with eighteen zeroes behind it. If that makes you feel outnumbered the countdown has only begun. So get your calculators out, buy an extra fly swatter and stock up on the insect repellent. That humming buzz in the air is coming your way fast.
The Ghost House of Main Street by M.W. Stevens
Price: Free! Words: 1,870. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire(3.00 from 2 reviews)
The widow of the owner of Jameson Mansion lost her mind and committed suicide, vowing to come back in 100 years to deliver good news from the afterlife. On the exact day of her return, a young group of thrill seekers locked themselves down in the mansion to experience her return. But will this tale of paranormal suspense end the way you would expect? Probably not.
Welcome to the Neighborhood #3 by Christopher Lee Cousino
Series: Welcome to the Neighborhood, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,500. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Horror » General
Andrew Dean tried to do the right thing. What he did, instead, was get himself involved in a world he never knew existed. Now, he has unknowingly made an enemy of every person in his neighborhood. Or, rather, every monster posing as a person that is. With all his new enemies ready to erase him from their community, will Andrew, his best friend Garrett the werewolf, and his dog Billiam survive?
The Thing in the Water: a Lovecraftian Short Story by Mercy Loomis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,340. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(2.00 from 1 review)
Even a Caribbean cruise can't distract artist Daniel Bradshaw from his pending divorce. Then he meets Cliff. The old man’s interest in Daniel’s art is a much-needed ego boost, and Cliff even charms Daniel's worrywart sister and her uncouth husband. In short, Cliff seems like a godsend…and he is. Just not the god any of them expected.