Featured November 7, 2018
Nov 8, 2018 · 1,471 words (6 minutes) · 2 likes
We have something new for you today: the latest installment in Premee Mohamed's always-witty series of posts about the writing and submissions process. Read on as Premee explores the different ways authors write, and the sometimes dangerous locations authors write from (or put their house guests). Subscribe to Premee on Curious Fictions to get updates on her future posts.
Featured October 31, 2018
Oct 26, 2018 · 3,191 words (12 minutes) · 7 likes
Fantasy Horror Strange
Get ready for an unsettling Halloween read by Rachele Gabriel. A young woman faces her demons when a gruesome creature comes to her corner of the desert and offers her her heart's desire. An accomplished horror writer in the short and serialized form, Rachele lives with three dogs and a parrot in a haunted house in southern California.
Featured October 24, 2018
Oct 24, 2018 · 3,582 words (14 minutes) · 3 likes
When visiting his grandmother’s rambling old Victorian, twelve-year-old Aiden investigates mysterious screams coming from that inscrutable old device: the landline. Hugo-nominated and Bram Stoker Award-winning editor and author Nick Mamatas has published an eclectic mix of short stories and novels.
Featured October 17, 2018
Rebecca Gomez Farrell
Oct 16, 2018 · 10,163 words (37 minutes) · 2 likes
Get ready for Halloween with this unsettling tale by Rebecca Gomez Farrell. A woman and her kids flee to a small town called Enos, hoping for stability and safety, but they soon realize something isn’t quite right with the town’s eerily pale residents. Rebecca is a twenty-time published short story author, runs an award-winning food and travel blog, and her debut novel WINGS UNSEEN is now out from Meerkat Press.
Featured October 10, 2018
Oct 7, 2018 · 7,371 words (27 minutes) · 8 likes
Science Fiction Strange
Roger and his parents hide in the hills as a virus reshapes humankind into something more alien. But when he meets Rosita, an infected survivor and her baby, all his assumptions change. Author Beverly Suarez-Beard, previously a semi-finalist for a Nebula Award, takes us on an eerie, post-apocalyptic journey in her first story on Curious Fictions.
Featured October 3, 2018
Sep 29, 2018 · 2,631 words (10 minutes) · 5 likes
A young man named Terry realizes his younger brother is, against all odds, God. Don’t miss this funny and surreal story about family by Trent Jamieson, an award-winning novelist and short story writer based in Australia.