Ooze (Chapter 1) by Anthony M. Rud

Ooze by Anthony M. Rud First published in Weird Tales Volume 1 Issue 1 in March 1923 I In the heart of a second-growth piney-woods jungle of southern Alabama, a region sparsely settled by backwoods blacks and Cajans—that queer, half-wild people descended from Acadian exiles of the middle eighteenth century—stands… Continue Reading

WM3K Submission – I’m Looking for Blue Eyes by Matt Wall

I’m Looking for Blue Eyes by Matt Wall WM3K Submission Genre: Western Subgenre: Magical Realism Prompt: Blue Google Trending Prompt: National Pretzel Day   She rode her horse across the last of the wide open desert as she approached the town in the distance. Her face was dirty and her… Continue Reading

The Kit-Bag by Algernon Blackwood – Ghostmas 2018

When the words ‘Not Guilty’ sounded through the crowded courtroom that dark December afternoon, Arthur Wilbraham, the great criminal KC, and leader for the triumphant defense, was represented by his junior; but Johnson, his private secretary, carried the verdict across to his chambers like lightning. ‘It’s what we expected, I think,’ said the barrister,… Continue Reading