A young man confronts unrequited love and discovers the origins of his paraphilia.
The voice in Elliot's closet has made it clear that a monster is coming soon.
Ryan and Walter hope to make it through the winter, assuming they can remain hidden from the Dusters who plunder this post-apocalyptic world and the Undermen who dominate it (Part 2 of 2).
Ryan and Walter hope to make it through the winter, assuming they can remain hidden from the Dusters who plunder this post-apocalyptic world and the Undermen who dominate it (Part 1 of 2).
Jack Campbell Jr.
Some guys have mother issues. This one keeps his dead in the basement.
A group of guys in the South try to pull a prank on one of their own.
Jack Campbell Jr.
Eddie is sick of the fraternity guys hanging out at his local bar. A strange street musician offers to get rid of them, with unforeseen efficiency.
Sue tries to lure her husband to dinner by cooking meals like she did before everything went wrong.
If Sue gets dinner just right, maybe Carl will come back.
Seismic disturbances shake loose shipwrecks from the shallow waters of Costa Rica. Andrea’s vacation takes a turn when calcified, waterlogged zombies stream from the wrecks and feed on the town.
A young boy enters a graveyard to dig for buried treasure and encounters a man with a more insidious idea.
Two people set out into the Australian bush on a multi-day hike. It should have been an enjoyable walk...
Horror flash fiction about the aftermath of a murder.
Aaron is haunted while hiding from zombies outside. About to lose his mind, he seeks shelter and refuge in a dark place, looks for an escape and finds solace.
Two zombie enthusiasts struggle to determine if their city is succumbing to crime and poverty or witnessing the first signs of an impending apocalypse.
This is a piece about a waiter who grows disgruntled with his more problematic customers. Through a chance encounter his revenge transforms from petty theft to a more sinister nature.
Tyler questions the motives of the spooky young girl who arrives at his house claiming to be the stepdaughter he raped and murdered months before.
sex & violence & creepy things
Inspired by Anglo-Saxon mythology, a wolf becomes a man in order to hunt the man who skinned his pack. His revenge humanizes and destroys him.
A short sketch about a serial killer and his lust for human flesh.
Wither - Thanks everybody! This story has received enough reviews for now. See you on the next draft! (4,100 words)
A woman with relationship troubles receives mysterious phone calls that offer cryptic advice and possibly a way home.
The tale of a horrible place, that's all. It's a free verse poem with changing meter and rhyme scheme.
A washed-up PI and a police sergeant battle demons both internal and external.
Officer Xavier Moore doesn't believe in monsters. His son is terrified of them. At the house on Harker Street, Officer Moore may find there's some merit to his son's fears.