Strange stories

novelette

Matthew Claxton

The Anatomist's Apprentice

12647 words (46 minutes)

FantasyLoveScience FictionStrange

The window was caked with soot, but unevenly. Molly knew all the cleanest panes, the places she could set her ey...

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short story

Emily McCosh

Of Water and Wood

2017 words (8 minutes) · 1 like

FantasyStrange

When Easton is in the ground, you burn the unfinished wood. It looks like a stump, rough and unhewn; a soft colo...

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flash fiction

M. Darusha Wehm

War Profiteering

856 words (4 minutes)

HumorScience FictionStrange

Don’t just survive — with Missionwhisper, you can THRIVE! Are you tired of eating nothing but canned and packag...

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short story

M. Darusha Wehm

Showing the Colours

2866 words (11 minutes)

Science FictionStrange

When I open my eyes, I am alone for the first time I can remember.  I spend the first conscious hours of my cap...

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flash fiction

Karlo Yeager Rodríguez

Doughboy Lovers and the Appetites of Desire

1093 words (4 minutes)

FantasyHumorLoveStrange

     I'm baking myself a boyfriend, kneading him out with my hands, my elbows, my shoulders. I sprinkle flour ov...

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flash fiction

Wendy Nikel

Charybdis

557 words (3 minutes) · 1 like

FantasyHumorStrange

            “I’m not a monster.”             “Right, hon." With a squeak of her office chair, my companion shif...

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