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The Black Spot
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."
Brain Mold
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 90,000. Language: American English. Published: December 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Like his hometown, Malcolm is dying. Cancer. His death will be slow and painful - but everyone else in town is going to die with a smile. From deep within the woods come the spores of an infectious mold. When breathed in, the infected become euphoric, while their bodies liquefy internally. Now Malcolm must struggle to survive just one more day, while his hometown goes mad all around him.
The Basement
Price: Free! Words: 4,050. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Occult
A nefarious force lurks in the basement of a party house rented by four college friends.
The Rest Of Me
Price: Free! Words: 6,960. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
In his second short-story installment Matthew Farrington again tackles issues of family, abuse, madness and the inherent competing human desires of surrender and survival. Part of the bulk of a larger work, The Rest of Me showcases Farrington’s shrewd talent for breaking through traditional barriers in fiction writing, concisely displaying the raw emotion of his subject in brief and moving prose.
A Woman Alone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 142,140. Language: British English. Published: December 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
When all the good men are flawed, what’s a good woman to do? Village girl Roseanne Kitto is destined to be farmer Mark Bodilly's wife – until a chance encounter with Stephen Morvah, the squire's son, presents her with a dilemma. Eventually she makes the socially scandalous (in the 1870s) decision to live alone – a “sin” she compounds by adopting a baby boy after his mother is murdered.
Jilimar
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 132,490. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014 by Falcon Ridge Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » General
When her husband Owen goes missing, Leah goes looking. To her shock, she finds herself on Jilimar, a world with no technology, flying monsters and a husband who is a stranger. But Leah won’t let anything keep her from getting Owen back home: not her growing fondness for this new world, not Owen’s new-found responsibilities, and not the kidnappers who take her hostage.
High School Sociopath
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,220. Language: American English. Published: February 11, 2014 by M. Frances Smith. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Platinum, perky Sherri is an average high school girl, but her façade shatters when the mysterious counselor at her new school reveals that he knows her secret--she's a sociopath on the run. High school pressure was never like this as Sherri juggles curriculum during the day, killers at night, the bewildering complications of having friends, and a sexy stalker with a hidden agenda of his own.
Moonstruck
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,960. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014 by Twisted Root Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Danny Black’s world ended with the death of his parents, but no one understands his need to escape everyone and everything around him—no matter how well-intentioned. Then he meets the moon horse and everything’s solved. He thinks. Karen L. Abrahamson returns to her lyrical style for this tale of magic and childhood longing.
A New Divide Prologue: Arrival in Eden
Price: Free! Words: 1,040. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
When the sadistic ruler of a militaristic nation attempts to establish sovereign control over humanity a solar rebellion ignites revolving around an athlete who discovers he is next step in human evolution. A prologue to a New Divide The Great Expedition coming soon... I promise....
The Madder Hatter
Price: Free! Words: 19,400. Language: British English. Published: March 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
THE MADDER HATTER sequel, THE MADDER WOMAN is now available on AMAZON for only 99 cents! Still haunted by Alice’s disappearance over twenty years later, Abner is an unpleasant moody adult. He despises everything that is even remotely mad, including his late father, the Mad Hatter.