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The Mannequin Child

by J.T. Warren

The mannequin an emotionally scarred couple finds by the side of the road in a trash heap looks too much like their dead son. Is this a delusion or an otherworldly connection?

Gin a Body Meet a Body (Harry Potter for grownups)

by Squibstress

In between running Hogwarts, being a Death Eater, and protecting the Boy Who Lived, there's one more little thing Snape has to do . . . Winner of three HP Fanfic Fanpoll Awards.

Single: Two Stories

by Jim Hanas

"Single" contains two previously published short stories: "Miss Tennessee" and "The Cryerer," which first appeared in The Land-Grant College Review and One Story, respectively. Both appear in "Why They Cried,"...

And It came from the sky

by Abhay Adil

A new twist to an alien invasion story

Zombie Nights

by Tom Lichtenberg

Being a zombie, not so easy. That could have been Dave Connor's six word memoir. "At first he couldn't remember how he'd ended up in that shallow grave; he just knew it was hell to claw his way out, and that...

The House on the Loch

by Morgan Lee

An isolated house and a woman with a riding crop, Paul could not think of a better way to spend the weekend.

Sometimes There Are Monsters: A Collection of Horror

by J.T. Warren

A collection of 14 short stories that transport you to the terrifying corners of the imagination where worse things are always waiting. Welcome to the place where monsters lurk, nightmares reign, and anything...

How to Train Your Trophy Wife

by Deidre Blue

Roger Blackburn is an alpha in the boardroom, but a beta in the bedroom. When his young wife, Daphne, cheats on him with the neighbours' son, he realizes he must step up and become a real man if he wants to...

Louise

by Morgan Lee

Erotica - BDSM (mild) Girl meets boy with cane.

Grit

by Madam Jamei

I was walking across campus when I heard my roommate, Janine, yoo-hoo me. Mortified to hear her rebel yell attached to my name, I turned just in time to see her pulling into the parking lot in front of the women’s...

Cassingle: Five Stories

by Jim Hanas

A follow-up to 2006's Single, Cassingle is a collection of stories that originally appeared in Fence, McSweeney's, Bridge: Stories & Ideas, and Twelve Stories. Toronto's Eye Weekly wrote of Cassingle, "No matter...

Sexy Teenage Vampires

by Tom Lichtenberg

You live long enough you see everything. That's what old Bill told himself. Working down in the underground train station all those years he figured he'd pretty much seen it all, until they showed up, first...

Sable's Haircut

by Jenue Brosinski

Chapter 4 of "Land of Balloons". Yara makes it to first grade. She loses Joey. She enjoys Halloween. Sable finds courage and together mother and daughter bond through a horrific experience.

Paint (Night School, #2)

by Appolina Gray

The second story in the Night School trilogy. Newly divorced, Claire has moved to a new town hoping to start afresh. With the freedom of choice now afforded to her, she decides to attend an Art class taking...

1999

by Moxie Mezcal

It's New Year's Eve, and four teenage friends are waiting for the world to end.

The Door

by Michael Constantine

A door that opens up to new and different possibilities for the man living behind it. A woman whose past haunts her to such an extent that she is driven to extreme measures. It all ends up as a curious tale...

Postscript (Harry Potter for grown-ups)

by Squibstress

If you think all there is to Minerva McGonagall is Ginger Newts and tartan plaid, think again. After her sudden death, newly installed Headmaster Neville Longbottom discovers a hidden diary that tells of his...

The Goodbye

by Jan Gordon

A story of love and life, of war and loss, and of longing and need. This short story is made up of sixteen drabbles. A drabble is a story written in exactly one hundred words, not including the title, and cannot...

The Lemonade Stand

by J.T. Warren

The virus is spreading across the world and mankind's days are numbered, but for one little girl, this is the perfect time to sell her lemonade. The man she encounters reminds her of her father, but this man...

Love is a Perfect Place

by Michael Graeme

A short story by Michael Graeme - a twenty minute read: He scooped some water up and drank. It astonished him. It tasted like he imagined the most perfect water should taste, but it was a sensation spoiled by...