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.
A decorated space captain is sent on his most important mission yet, with only a hologram assistant to help him on his way. But is he really as qualified as he first seems to be?
A boy survives a moment in history and learns who his real friends are.
A desperate grad student from India is recruited to assist a religious studies scholar's quasi-scientific experiment that seeks to determine which religious path is closest to the truth.
Sometimes the forest can smell your guilt.
A story about fishing, growing up queer, and tragedy.
A story about loss, strong women, and the courage of vulnerability.
A short story, 'Day in the life' piece. Life, love and loss.
A bounty hunter and his prisoner are stranded in a abandoned cabin in the middle of a swamp. They will soon have a visitor.
A 17-year-old girl runs away to the dunes in hopes of finding her true nature.
It's Halloween night, and Sarah's pestering Grandpa about why she isn't allowed to trick'r'treat. When Grandpa explains it to her, she'll wish she never asked.
A former school teacher and her daughter are pulled into the underbelly of a magazine subscription scam.
A young man is stuck on a roof during a roofing gig and witnesses something awful.
Two enginemen from the same airship find their ways home after their ship is attacked by an opposing aeronautical force.
A man sits in traffic while his house burns down.
The spirit tree is a short story about life, death, song, and burial processes.
After crashing their snowmobiles, two brothers start walking home. They come across an old cabin in a field they've walked through a million times, but they're sure there was never a cabin there.
An audition of a lifetime turns into a Lovecraftian nightmare for a young actor.
Ava is happily married and excited to start a family. That is until starts to realise that she might be more in love with the idea of marriage, than with her husband.
On the road back home, Not-yet-Saint George and Princess Sabra discuss the lie they'll tell the village after killing a legendary dragon.
A security guard working the grave yard shift at a mental hospital must come to terms with the end of his marriage after finding a wounded squirrel on the side of the road.
An Australian Gothic story of a woman who attempts to leave her monster of a husband in the middle of the night, and is subsumed by his power and eventually goes back to him.
Solitude can play tricks on the mind, but is our narrator just feeling a case of the crazies from being cooped up or are the wheels about to fall off the wagon of sanity?
The discovery of a massive interstellar object shocks the world and upends the life of a SETI data analyst. What is it? Who sent it? And what is its purpose?
Two young men face off in a doorway.