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General | Undead | Weird fiction | Occult | Ghost | Crime
The Fighter's Tale by Steve Dillon
Series: Tales from the Town of Refuge. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,860. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The third story in 'The Refuge Collection' - all proceeds to Sanctuary Foundation Australia. "He wouldn’t look down. That was too frightening. He looked up, at the stars, the horizon, the foam on top of the waves as they rose and fell with the ocean’s swell... The tiny red boat must be more refugees, mustn't it? Why else would it be out here in the middle of the ocean, in this storm?"
The Death of a Cruciverbalist by Martin Livings
Series: Tales from the Town of Refuge. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,550. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2015 by Steve Dillon. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Horror » Crime(5.00 from 1 review)
This is the sixth in a series of tales from the (fictitious?) town of Refuge, a town unlike any other, yet like so many. The people of Refuge have stories to make your hair curl. Oh, and they are hungry to share their stories with you. In this tale, a keen crossword puzzler is puzzled even more by disturbing news about the crossword's creator. (C) Copyright Martin Livings 2015
Waste Not (And Other Funny Zombie Stories) by Rhonda Parrish
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,990. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Although completely discordant on the surface, zombies and comedy complement one another immensely and have a long history of doing so. This collection of three funny zombie stories nods to that tradition and continues it.
The Bainbridge Witch by Lisa McCourt Hollar
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,550. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014 by Visionary Press Collaborative. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
“Upon the town the witch placed a curse, Vowing she’d return, to do her worst. Your children will vanish, to never be found, Their fate unknown beneath the ground. I’ll drink their blood, and eat their hearts, Their eyes I’ll bake into juicy tarts. Dare you to think that I can die, Your arrogance will be your own demise.
Evil Domain by Chandre Bronkhorst
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,100. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2013 by Dead Key Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Horror » General
Terror does not always dwell in the darkness of night. Sometimes the most terrifying things can lurk with in the brightness of the sun but no heat from its rays can reach its icy core to warm it. Deep in a small town a vagabond, weary and cold hunkers down in a old abandoned house.
A Death in the Family by Jon M. Jefferson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,110. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Ever have a bad day? Maybe wake up late for work, or get stuck in traffic? Sam Marsden is having a bad day. Late for work, stopped by a traffic accident, then to find out that her mother is in the hospital with terminal lung cancer. Can her day get any worse?
The Cabal of Thotash by J. Zachary Pike
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,380. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Horror » Occult
The Cabal of Thotash is a wickedly funny novelette that peers beneath the hood of an evil cult and finds the inevitable collisions between orthodoxy and modern culture.
Eleanor’s Gift by Isis Sousa
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 13,150. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A Gothic short story - with black and white illustrations. During the last days of autumn, a wave of strange happenings creeps into Lord Welton’s life. It all starts when he brings the sole survivor of a mysterious accident into his household. Soon people close to Lord Welton begin to disappear and a tenebrous danger falls upon the one he loves the most.
Under The Lake by Josh Hilden
Series: The DPA/Marquette Institute Mythos. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,620. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2015 by Gorillas With Scissors Press (GWSP). Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
It’s the first day at the Institute of Alan Quinn former United States Marine and hero of the Valley of the Black Gate. He is greeted by the enigmatic Professor Quentin Sawyer who tells him the dark take of Institutes founding and the danger they live side by side with every day.
Jackpot (Channeling Morpheus 10.1) by Jordan Castillo Price
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,670. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012 by JCP Books. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas, which is why it makes good vampire sense to prey on tourists and leave the locals alone. This Channeling Morpheus short takes place after story #10, Elixir, and contains series spoilers. (short story)
The Mission by L.X. Cain
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,560. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Paranormal(4.63 from 8 reviews)
Something is waiting for Cody and Luke at the Mission. And it doesn't want them to leave. Ever.
Changes, A Girl Z Prequel, A Zombie Story by C. A. (Christine) Verstraete
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,930. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
In the zombie short story CHANGES, A GIRL Z Prequel, Spence’s “perfect” job is anything but. He escapes a living dead nightmare when his co-workers turn into flesh-eating monsters. As the plague spreads, Spence heads home hoping to see his family one last time... if he can make it. This is a short fiction prequel to the book, GIRL Z: My Life as a Teenage Zombie.
I Know Who Did It (A Jack Nightingale Short Story) by Stephen Leather
Series: Jack Nightingale Short Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,420. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Horror » Occult
Jack Nightingale was always happier dealing with criminal cases or even divorce than he was with matters of the supernatural. So when a client came with a simple request to uncover the meaning behind her father’s last words, he was happy enough to take the case. Little did he know that the investigation would lead him to one of the vilest demons to ever walk through the gates of Hell.
The Old Vampire (Short Story) by Emma Meade
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,960. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Hailey spent her life dreaming of a dark prince falling in love with her. He never showed up, until now. A short tale set on the spookiest day of the year, Halloween. (Be careful what you wish for!) Approx 4,700 words.
The Inter-Galactic Gourmet by L.X. Cain
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,050. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(4.83 from 6 reviews)
Cynthia only wants a snack after work, but aliens are infiltrating Earth. Can't she just eat in peace?
A View From the Meadow: A Short Story by Ann Werner
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,760. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Horror » General
Ten year old Cassie saw something shocking when she peeked through the fence into the new neighbors' back yard. But who will believe her?
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.
En for meget by Henrik Kamstrup-Nielsen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,150. Language: Danish. Published: May 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Horror » General
En regnfuld fredag aften på en bar. En aften hvor jeg befandt mig i uventet behageligt selskab, selvom jeg prøvede at undgå det. En aften hvor der ikke var plads til en for meget.