The Festival of Borametz

Violet and Gabrielle are taking a cross-country vacation in a final effort to save their relationship, while suffering under the knowledge that any love between them may already be dead. When a GPS error deposits them in a tiny Texas town, they see it as a chance to unwind, to taste the simple life, and…

Tired of Monsters

A small Texas town harbors the Second Coming — and a host of unspeakable secrets… A Dust Bowl family faces down a terrifying alien contagion… A haunted grocery store holds a woman’s only chance at redemption… Visit the darkness in the shadows of a sunny waterslide park and the flooded corridors of an abandoned missile…

N + 1

Freed from jail but banned from using computers, an old-school hacker finds his fascination with the Internet leading him to a world stranger than he could have imagined. (Science Fiction Short) Originally appeared in AEON SPECULATIVE FICTION #7. Only $2.99 — Kindle — Kindle (UK) — Kindle (DE) — Kindle (FR) — Kindle (IT) —…

(Just Like) Starting Over

Every time he wakes up, he finds himself a prisoner, his memory gone. But through the haze of each new awakening, one thing becomes clear: if he doesn’t find a way to escape, these ‘humans’ that hold him will be his death. (Science Fiction Short) Originally appeared in FICTITIOUS FORCE #1. Only $2.99 — Kindle…

Triple Threat

Three short horror stories from acclaimed author Stephen Couch: SIN TAX: An elderly farmer faces a final judgement as he prepares the latest in a long series of ritual sacrifices. FOO BOXEN: A group of physics students reenact the “Schrodinger’s Cat” experiment…with nightmarish results. AISLE FIVE: A social worker fleeing tragedy confronts her destiny in…

Drive

Too few men handling too many cattle against too tight a deadline. Things are tough for a group of cowboys on a drive up the Chisholm Trail…and that’s before the cows start acting strangely. (Horror Short) Only $2.99 — Kindle — Kindle (UK) — Kindle (DE) — Kindle (FR) — Kindle (IT) — Kindle (ES)…

The Dandelion Clock

In the depths of the Great Depression, a Panhandle family finds a mysterious contagion may make more than their dreams blow away with the wind. (Horror Short) Originally appeared in TALEBONES #33. Only $2.99 — Kindle — Kindle (UK) — Kindle (DE) — Kindle (FR) — Kindle (IT) — Kindle (ES) — Smashwords — nook…

Needlepoint

Something stirs in a rotting tenement…but is it the creation of a junkie’s fevered imagination, or an old, dark god seeking a home in a new, bleak age? (Horror Short) Only $2.99 — Kindle — Kindle (UK) — Kindle (DE) — Kindle (FR) — Kindle (IT) — Kindle (ES) — Smashwords — nook — XinXii…

Sunk

A group of salvage hunters enters an abandoned missile silo in search of treasure…only to find something else awaiting them in its flooded depths. (Horror Short) Only $2.99 — Kindle — Kindle (UK) — Kindle (DE) — Kindle (FR) — Kindle (IT) — Kindle (ES) — Smashwords — nook — XinXii — Diesel — Apple…

The Man from M.E.S.M.E.R.

When vile blackguards threaten Queen and Country with the insidious power of mesmerism, only one elite group has any hope of stopping them! (Science Fiction Short) Originally appeared in NEO-OPSIS SCIENCE FICTION #5. Only $2.99 — Kindle — Kindle (UK) — Kindle (DE) — Kindle (FR) — Kindle (IT) — Kindle (ES) — Smashwords —…

The Birdie

A maternity ward snapshot leads a hospital photographer into a world of occult tragedy. (Horror Short) Originally appeared in HORROR LIBRARY VOL. 3. Only $2.99 — Kindle — Kindle (UK) — Kindle (DE) — Kindle (FR) — Kindle (IT) — Kindle (ES) — Smashwords — nook — XinXii — Diesel — Apple — Kobo —…

Among the Living

Ten years ago, Eric and Joan survived a massacre. Now, they travel to the site of their greatest nightmare to find something even worse awaits them…progress. (Horror Short) Originally appeared in DARK RECESSES PRESS #6. Only $1.99 — Kindle — Kindle (UK) — Kindle (DE) — Kindle (FR) — Kindle (IT) — Kindle (ES) —…