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Found 5 stories tagged 'ghosts'.


Stephen Dedman


Mar 19, 2019 · 3,833 words (14 minutes) · 1 like · 75 views

Fantasy Science Fiction ghosts urban fantasy Hamlet

"Mr Gorbachev, tear down this wall!" This time, though, it's the wall between this world and the afterlife. My second sale to F&Sf, inspired by the Killeen Massacre.


S. Kay Nash

Litany for the Departed

Mar 8, 2019 · 1,572 words (6 minutes) · 13 views

Horror ghosts memory Grief Posession Devotion

In a city where the underground Metro line crosses paths with the River Styx, a mother tries to suffer for her sins, while her daughter carries the baggage. There are many intersections on this line, between madness and ghosts, memory and hallucination, love and fanatical devotion. CW: mental illness, grief, suicide


Jeremy A. TeGrotenhuis

The Game of Games

Feb 2, 2019 · 3,998 words (15 minutes) · 113 views

Fantasy Horror Mystery Strange magical gambling deck of many things tarot ghosts deal with the devil pirates

In the game of games you might win anything from wealth to godhood, but the wise consider what they might lose.


Renee Carter Hall

The Spirit of Pinetop Inn

Mar 9, 2018 · 1,830 words (7 minutes) · 148 views

Fantasy Humor ghosts

Hoping to improve business at their struggling bed and breakfast, Emma and Tom interview potential ghosts for hire, but finding the right fit is more difficult than they anticipated...

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white ceramic teacup filled with ghost illustration coffee latte on white ceramic saucer beside maroon leaf photography

Amy Sisson


Mar 8, 2018 · 1,964 words (8 minutes) · 1 like · 267 views

Fantasy Love ghosts

When an unmarried Chinese daughter dies too soon, her parents may follow the tradition of minghun, or arrangement of an afterlife marriage. But what if that daughter doesn't want a husband, even in death?

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