This Week's Hot Stories

Food for the Crow

Laura Keating
When Anuniaq was two weeks old her father’s murderer came to her home. When she was fourteen she set off to find them, and kill them. Not neo-noir, this is neolithic noir.

Always the Optimist

Bret Fowler
Three small time criminals travel the country, knocking over bars and staying a step ahead of the cops until a chance comes along for something that could change their lives. 

Nesting

Dino Parenti
Ever wonder what some people are thinking in line with you at the grocery store? Ever wonder what they do for a living, or if they're nice or not so nice? Here's a random sample for your...

A Christmas Story

Zack McCormack
A dark homage to a classic film, our protagonist struggles to cope with his past as constant thoughts of persecution accompany the holiday season. 

Last of the Cruiserweights

Erik Carl Son
After an ex-luchador and an orphan kill a dog, their night only gets worse. UPDATE: The next draft is up. Thank you all for your edits and insights. This is 4979 words and, after the contest, the...

These Stories Need A Few Readers

There aren't any stories that are dying for attention right now. :(

All Submissions

Title Author Date Ratingsort icon Comments
Costumes TomMartinArt June 19, 2014
17
Always the Optimist Bret Fowler July 1, 2014
18
Food for the Crow Laura Keating July 1, 2014
20
Blue Creek Cutoff Joshido June 24, 2014
21
Snapshots Chris Irvin June 26, 2014
20
The Wrong Hammer Liam Sweeny June 6, 2014
39
North of the River Adam Jenkins June 2, 2014
80
Blood Casey Hicks June 30, 2014
16
Sins of Omission Ian Graham June 13, 2014
14
Circus Crime RhysWare June 24, 2014
35
Laocidea Ethan Cooper June 15, 2014
19
Keys in the Ignition kevymetal June 29, 2014
33
Foxtrot Jonathan Riley June 18, 2014
47
Alchemy and Atrophy Devon Robbins June 17, 2014
47
Freeloader CJ Edwards June 2, 2014
21
Book Heist Ry Eph June 13, 2014
18
A Need to be Bold Scott MacDonald June 24, 2014
22
Late Nights and Corner Stores Cmangano June 12, 2014
30
The Asshat Fund Todd Morr June 2, 2014
31
Family Meetings NikKorpon June 29, 2014
14
Wartime Gareth Spark June 18, 2014
12
Heart Dan J. Fiore June 4, 2014
74
Kat The Mouse Wonder Woman June 30, 2014
18
Shitcan Alley David James Keaton June 11, 2014
29
KitKat YouAreNotASlave June 25, 2014
42