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By Culford Smith
A short story of Business, Revenge, and Gunfights, also Drunkedness!!!
Does the Reaper have a soul? What would he think and feel about his task? What would you, if it was yours?
Anna is the unluckiest person on the planet.
Having miraculously survived a fatal car crash, and being brought back to life fifty-four minutes after being pronounced dead, Anna is considered a walking enigma of modern science. She loathes the attention it brings her, wishing she could erase the...
By Jonathan Delacuso
Adam Diverse is a seventeen year old soul trapped in a purgatory. He is cursed with eternal youth and has a minimum wage job. But one day it will all change. Edmundo, a former Grimm Reaper, is resigning from his job and asks Adam to fill in for him. When Adam accepts he is led into a world, that...
Nina is on the struggle bus and it just broke down right in front of Grim.
Nina suffers from flashes of terrifying memories--each one more real than the last, none of which she remembers experiencing--ever since she was a little girl and has always searched for an explanation for them. When...
Book | Updated Jan 29, 2014 | Reads: 23 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 3
Ninaâ€™s on the struggle busâ€¦
Nina Marie Strathmore has been on a downward slope since she met the mysterious and frighteningly attractive, Grim. Things only get more complicated when Nina finds out that sheâ€™s about to be murdered by her insane father, and that the only way...
By Silently In The Night
I wasn't listening, I had his head in my hands strong grip and was beginning to twist...
I could have stopped, I could have let a different will be done and taken my own self...
I could have...
Mama, we all go to Hell.
By Jonathan Delacuso
Richard Banks is a the right hand of the Gerrio Figaldo, amafia crime boss. All of his life has been dedicated to doing vile deeds for his boss. But one event will change it all. Something will snap. What, you ask. Find out in this grizzly tale.
Fed up with her wild behavior, sixteen-year-old Lex's parents ship her off to upstate New York to live with her Uncle Mort for the summer, hoping that a few months of dirty farm work will whip her back into shape.
But Uncle Mort's true occupation is much dirtier than shoveling manure. He's a...
Book Review | Updated Jan 18, 2014 | Reads: 10 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
"In those fleeting moments I fell in love with this new soul, and she would forever be under my care. But to be touched by death and not to be killed, meant she would see things and do things no other human could do..."
Jessica Pett always knew something was wrong, since she was little she...
By Tim Vallie
This is a poem/short story about an encounter with Death.
I recently and in the past have attempted suicide in attempt to see my father who passed away. This is my way of putting in words what I think would have happened had I succeeded.
Short Story | Updated Nov 29, 2013 | Reads: 15 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 4
Faith sees her dead lover on christmas eve, but why has he appeared? And is he the person she really knew?
Short Story | Updated Nov 21, 2013 | Reads: 70 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 3
In a monastery guarded by animal spirits serving the Heavenly Hierarchy, a boy is born, whose destiny is to sell his soul to a demon lord, damning his very essence and removing himself from the Great Wheel and Circle of Rebirth. This is the tale of his life and exile
By Gabriel Boutros
A small mining camp is reeling from the aftermath of a bad accident. In the morning two riders appear on the horizon; they are Death, and his insane sidekick, the Joker, coming to collect the souls of those who did not survive.
This story originally appeared in Danse Macabre: Close Encounters...