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Zen In The Art of Absurdity

by Carla René

In “Sounds Like...A Self-Portrait” we see Fern’s struggle to go for it with Rogers or not. But will her gas keep them apart? “Road Rage” shines a light on all those crappy drivers--who are driving...

The Enigma that was Carla Sinclair

by Michael Graeme

I was not completely unhinged. She was just a computer program, a crude simulation - at best a never ending animated cartoon with only one character and no story line. But she was "something",... She was a hobby...

The Weekender

by Bryan L. Lee

A vacationing businessman catches more than he bargained for in this suspenseful short story.

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...

Vengar the Barbarian in... The King, His Son, Their Sorcerer and His Lover

by Chris J. Randolph

Welcome to the Hyperbolic Age, a prehistoric era when men were mighty, women were buxom, and neither could be trusted in the dark. Into this melodramatic yet somehow lost epoch strides a mighty figure, a king...

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...

Continuation

by CD Clement

So I died, and to be totally honest with you it was a lot more painful than I had expected. A hell of a lot more painful. But then again I am fairly sure that you are not supposed to remember the actual death...

Return of the Sexy Teenage Vampires

by Tom Lichtenberg

Some bad things happen mostly during rush hour. People are careless. They're tired and not paying as much attention as they should. They fail to see things that are right in front of them. They see other things...

Phone Calls From God

by Stephen W. Cote

Craig Henry is an atheist and he loves Tabitha Wolfe. Her mother, Christine Wolfe, is a devout Christian and thinks her daughter can do better. But, when Christine starts receiving phone calls from someone she...

Black Rain

by Ian Sales

The settlement on Titan, one of the moons of Saturn, is only just hanging on. When a teenager goes missing, a search party is organised. What Dr Albarn finds while looking for the missing girl could have profound...

Making Dylan Maxwell

by Moxie Mezcal

Meet Dylan Maxwell, billionaire dot-com CEO and world class deviant. Tired of the same old thrills, he dreams up a new game for the rich & powerful, convincing them to put everything on the line – their fortunes,...

Gagapocalypse

by Moxie Mezcal

Three audacious and darkly satirical short stories about fame, media obsession, and men behaving badly. :: Viral :: A YouTube star reflects bitterly on his fifteen minutes of fame. :: No. 1 :: A honeymooning...

Winter Gifts (Harry Potter for grown-ups)

by Squibstress

Years after the final battle, Minerva McGonagall visits the paralysed Severus Snape in hospital. He has an unusual birthday request.

Gold: Entry Three

by Tanya Sims

People say all sorts about me. They call me a slut, a tramp, all kinds. They say I’m fake because I use tanning lotions, eyelash and hair extensions and, worst of all, because I have a great pair of implants....

Deeper than Blood

by Antony Bennett

In one brief moment, a golden childhood summer turns into a nightmare. A story of true friendship, and of how, years later, one man finds his loyalty tested to its dark and gruesome limit.

Faster Than Light: Dobhriathar

Faster Than Light #2

by Malcolm Pierce

The second in a series of short stories about the I.S.S. Fenghuang, the last faster-than-light starship in the galaxy. In this volume, Governor Caitlin Adair struggles with her place among the crew while they...

The Sensitive

by Antony Bennett

"The pale boy is too stricken to speak. He watches me as if he is watching an incarnation of the grim reaper himself." The wrecked house holds a secret that has been waiting for countless years to be discovered.

A Change of Plans (Harry Potter for grown-ups)

by Squibstress

Severus Snape and Minerva McGonagall seem to have nothing in common. But a chance meeting leads to an unlikely liaison between these two prickly characters and changes the course of the wizarding war.

Winner...


Noir - Case of the Sphinx

by Emmanuel Obi, Jr

The second installment in a short story series featuring Bruce Howard; the lady-killing private investigator. In this case, one of his “bed buddies” comes to him for help when a serial killer has targeted...

The Red Bra

by Ray Daley

Because in the end things are just things, it's those we love in our lives who really matter.