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Category: Short Story Fiction

We share short stories in all genres of fiction. Pieces range from 1,000 to 10,000 words. If you are interested in submitting a short story, leave us a message on our Contact Us page. All Short story submissions must be under 5,000 words and during open submission periods.

The Bo-Jacks

When Jim Bob visits his aunt and uncle in rural Arkansas for a few weeks, he finds something nefarious lurking in the woods.

Telephone

If you've ever worked in an office you know that gossip goes around faster than anyone can keep track of. But what happens when rumors get out of hand and someone's job ends up on the line?

Couch

When a man wakes up in his empty bed he assumes his wife is sleeping on the couch. But is that really the case?

Old Gun

A normal day at Samson's Saloon takes a turn for the violent with the entrance of some unsavory characters.

The Bile And The Blood

With another original piece, writer Ashleigh Hatter spotlights the growing problem of bullying in schools.

The Subway Out Of Time

How cool would it be if we had subway trains that took us to time periods instead of places? Join us as we explore that idea with this sci-fi themed tale.

THEY

Sarah spent the last six years in search of a mysterious set of scrolls. Legend states that these scrolls will lavish its finder with infinite pleasures. Sarah locates the scrolls, but the pleasures aren't what she had in mind.

666 Pine Edge Place

We've all read or heard about haunted houses. But have you ever read a story from the house's perspective? Have you ever wondered how it became haunted in the first place?

Sounds Familiar

Featured writer, Thomas Webb, brings us this story about a not so ordinary house cat who might be more sinister than it seems.

Bloodsuckers

Renee, a struggling model with anorexia is not only plagued by the pressures of the modeling world and her extreme diet, she is also tormented by leeches that keep appearing on her skin. Can she get rid of them before they suck the life out of her?

Save The Trees

We kick off the Halloween season with this bizarre tale about a tree. But not just any tree. This tree projects a significant fear to anyone brave enough to glance at its grotesque features. Can anyone overcome its menacing presence and get close to it?

How The Cookie Crumbles

We all wish there were some magic way we could get the things we desire. Well, having your desires met isn't always a good thing.