Currently browsing category

Horror

No Costume Needed

No Costume Needed

This is a blast from the past originally posted on November 10, 2014. It was something that fell into the Indies Unlimited flash fiction challenge stories, but it ended up being too long. Though it’s a day late, it does fit the mood of the season. Cthulhumas is upon us …

seventh butterfly

Seventh Butterfly #storybits

So here is a thing. It isn’t meant to be a full story and it won’t read like a story. Doing bits and pieces of stories has been something I have played around with here in the past. It’s a bit of character study as well as digging into different …

The Masks We Wear

The Masks We Wear #horror

Still recovering from surgery yesterday. Doing a blast from the past because it’s what I have the energy for right now. The story was first published September 15, 2014. The Masks We Wear “We all wear masks,” Carl said. Dr. Carl Sanderson started the lecture the same way every semester. …

you are my meat

You are my Meat #horror

Flash from the past originally posted on October 11th, 2014. You are my Meat Thunk! The cleaver cracked through flesh, through bone, and smack into the cutting board. Thunk! A rhythmic pattern as she worked her way through the carcass. Shiela worked fast and clean. It never took her long …

Symphony of the Damned

Symphony of the Damned #horror

This blast from the past was first published on October 30, 2014. Symphony of the Damned I turned eighteen the day before we hit the beach. Rockets and bombs were the candles on my cake, explosions crept well into the small hours of the night. The beach would be clear, …

Cold Fire Consumes Us

Cold Fire Consumes Us #horror

Welcome to part fifteen (the final installment) of the current long story cycle (Cracked Windows). The links will be laid out in sections to cut down the total number we see on each post. You will be able to follow from week to week as needed when new sections appear. …

Cold Death Approaches

Cold Death Approaches #horror

Welcome to part fourteen of the current long story cycle (Cracked Windows). The links will be laid out in sections to cut down the total number we see on each post. You will be able to follow from week to week as needed when new sections appear. Section 1 Cracked …

In the Dying Light

In the Dying Light #horror

Welcome to part thirteen of the current long story cycle (Cracked Windows). The links will be laid out in sections to cut down the total number we see on each post. You will be able to follow from week to week as needed when new sections appear. Section 1 Cracked …

Blood Runs Red

Blood Runs Red on the Freeway

Sorry about this Blast from the Past. Recovering from a root canal and the suffering torture of a massive head cold. I pretty much feel like this right now. This one was first published on October 4th, 2014. We’ve all wondered about things like this. Come on, am I the …