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Steven Booth


Nov 17, 2018 · 4,347 words (16 minutes) · 78 views


Small town sheriff Penny Miller must protect her small jailhouse during the first night of the zombie apocalypse, and keep her deputy and biker prisoners from killing each other anyway.


Phillip T. Stephens

A Butterfly Flaps Its Wings In Arkansas: Reflecting on the semantics of efficacy at the end of time

Nov 17, 2018 · 1,639 words (6 minutes) · 1 view

Literary Fiction Science Fiction Strange

Her laugh, more a smile and a slight cough, caught in her throat. She coughed again and caught the sputum with her palm. If only she hadn’t. We divined our future from that entrail. An iris pulsated within the phlegm. Nanites invaded her DNA. Rewrote her code. And, now they were in the open, they’d rewrite mine.

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Ville Meriläinen

Kill the King

Nov 17, 2018 · 6,583 words (24 minutes) · 94 views


Misty morning mountain

Tim Waggoner

Sharp as Night

Nov 16, 2018 · 1,231 words (5 minutes) · 1 like · 355 views

Fantasy Horror Love Strange

Dark erotica


Mary Anne Mohanraj

The Poet and the Mathematician

Nov 16, 2018 · 3,213 words (12 minutes) · 81 views

Literary Fiction


Mary Anne Mohanraj

A Gentle Man

Nov 16, 2018 · 6,961 words (26 minutes) · 96 views

Literary Fiction


James Van Pelt

Shark Attack: a Love Story

Nov 16, 2018 · 2,434 words (9 minutes) · 108 views

Fantasy Love Strange

When I wrote this piece, many of my friends were academic/literary. They were interested in the metaphorical meanings in the story. They didn't believe me when I told them it was just a childhood fantasy of mine transplanted into the adult world. Sometimes a shark is just a shark. JVP


Chad McClendon


Nov 16, 2018 · 4,444 words (17 minutes) · 8 views

Horror Strange

Halloween in Salem is always a little scarier than other places, but for one night in 2007, it gets gruesome. A grandfather takes vengenace on the bullies who caused his grandson to commit suicide. And what's worse, he gets it all on tape for the world to see.


Chad McClendon


Nov 16, 2018 · 2,751 words (11 minutes) · 6 views

Horror Humor Strange

What could a person do with an Excel Spreadsheet that could kill people via Macros? In this short story we find out just what could happen in this dark comedy.


DC Phillips

Catacombs (Excerpt)

Nov 16, 2018 · 610 words (3 minutes) · 3 views


There he stood alongside the others at their final destination, hundreds of feet underground, clinging to the remnants of a smashed picture frame and a torn photograph. He gripped the broken edges of the frame so tightly that his hands began to bleed. "This is how it's all going to end," he thought. "Trapped."