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In : Literary, Short Story 6 reviews
When a now-elderly participant in a notorious killing spree is unexpectedly granted parole fifty years after the crime, she goes on the road to tie up loose ends.
Matt Hollingsworth
In : Flash Fiction, Surprise Me 12 reviews
A double-amputee reads a self-help book to find the strength within himself.
Elizabeth Real
In : Literary, Novel Excerpt 6 reviews
Chapter 3 of my COVID-era novel... the pandemic is becoming clear
In : Mystery, Novel Excerpt 3 reviews
A group of volunteer citizen patrol members and a three-legged dog investigate supernatural events in order to save their dying town from complete ruin.
In : Horror, Short Story 9 reviews
A layover in Providence, Rhode Island takes a strange turn for a flight attendant.
In : Magical Realism, Novel Excerpt 2 reviews
This is the fourth chapter of my story inspired by the fairy tale "Iron John." It's a modern setting of male initiation which both honors and subverts the original story.
In : Essay, Narrative non-fiction 10 reviews
A short personal essay about my father.
In : Horror, Short Story 5 reviews
A man finds himself in a mysterious laboratory his friend created but he doesn't find exactly what he's looking for
Ganzfeld Benthos
In : Literary, Short Story 6 reviews
An unnamed narrator's recounting of one of many forthcoming post-apocalyptic experiences. In this tale he meets Kline who traps rats to sell as food, and Dumb Inette who meets a gruesome end.
In : Magical Realism, Novel Excerpt 5 reviews
The beginning scene from my novel about a married couple who's marriage almost falls apart because a Native American god wants the wife for himself.
In : Horror, Short Story 4 reviews
A late night phone call from his best friend, soon nothing will ever be the same again.
In : Magical Realism, Novel Excerpt 4 reviews
Here are the final 2 chapters of my story inspired by the fairy tale "Iron John." It's a modern setting of male initiation which both honors and subverts the original story.
In : Short Story, Surprise Me 10 reviews
Ride along with addict.
Marco Fonseca
In : Novel Excerpt, Sci-fi 5 reviews
The chip in Trevor's brain was meant to cure him of his mental illness. Instead, it seemingly malfunctions. Now, Trevor must come to grips with his past and embrace the uncertainty of his future.
In : Horror, Short Story 10 reviews
Jennifer follows Sam everywhere, for she wants to remain a good wife. However, Sam has eyes only for an ancient haunted tree rooted in the middle of their living room.
In : Novel Excerpt, Subversive 3 reviews
A group of loners, misfits and criminals must band together when they realize that the strange occurrences throughout their city are not just coincidence.
In : Horror, Short Story 6 reviews
A woman seeks out a member of the group that last saw her aunt alive, uncovering the hidden truth behind an urban legend in the process.
T. N. Woodin
In : Horror, Short Story 8 reviews
A girl turns 19 and is inexplicably drawn to live at these quaint apartments where she then meets a string of strange characters and ultimately must decide if she wants to stay there forever.
In : Horror, Short Story 8 reviews
An old issue comes back during a Halloween party while the MC's stepmother disappears.
Alan H Jordan
In : Narrative non-fiction, Novel Excerpt 7 reviews
I'm curious if you like the first draft of the beginning of this book. Be totally candid. You won't hurt my feelings.
In : Horror, Short Story 6 reviews
Protagonist stuck in the middle of nowhere must face an ancient evil.
In : Novel Excerpt, Transgressive 4 reviews
We are introduced to our hero, freshly on the receiving end of some rather unfortunate news.
Nick Coleman
In : Short Story, Suspense 5 reviews
A woman desperate to quit drinking discovers a covert agency that guarantees a 100% cure rate for those who make it through the program. Inspired by Stephen King's short story "Quitters, Inc."
In : Realism, Short Story 4 reviews
Under construction. Will update when I post a new draft. A somewhat comical story about a sales-person who's confronted by an eccentric man with an interesting offer.
In : Horror, Short Story 3 reviews
A group of Swedish-Canadian lumberjacks are stalked by an unknown threat.