This one-of-a-kind anthology addresses themes of embodiment and the female body.
Issue Number Nine of Weirdsmith features Author Patricia L. Stover’s story, The Keening Stamp.
In this story you will follow Cara through her journey of grief and betrayal as she navigates life as a teenager …
With new powers.
After losing her father Cara begins to experience changes in her body. But these changes aren’t what any normal teenager expects. Cara can move things with her mind and just when she thinks things couldn’t become worse, she stumbles across an antique stamp cursed with dark magic.
What powers does this mysterious stamp hold and how will it unlock the dark secrets surrounding those she loves?
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This collection of horror short stories and art by women showcases the things women fear and the ways they express that fear. No matter what your preference in horror, there's something in this anthology to unsettle you: gore, cerebral terror, isolation, mental instability, possession, hauntings, and more.
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Jimmy is a spoiled little boy who always gets his way. After throwing a tantrum, he convinces his mother to buy him a life-like toy castle. But strange things start to happen once the castle is delivered. Now Jimmy regrets asking for the castle and his decision has come back to haunt him.
From Scout Media comes A Haunting of Words—the third volume in an ongoing short story anthology series featuring authors from all over the world.
In this installation, the reader will experience a multi-genre journey beyond traditional haunts; from comedy, to drama, fantasy, romance, and horror, these stories put eclectic spins on the every-day ghost tale. Whether you are running from the ghost of a vengeful mother, falling in love with an apparition, touring with a deceased famous musician, saving a newborn from a possessed crib, or having a specter cat as a sidekick, these stories of hauntings and apparitions will warm your heart, send shivers down your spine, and tickle your funny bone.
Whether to be enlightened, entertained, or momentarily caught up in another world, these selections convey the true spirit of the short story.
Violet is a bitter old woman who will stop at nothing to win. She stumbles across a strange green house and purchases seed for her garden. Little does she know what nightmare she is planting.
From Scout Media comes A Journey of Words—the second volume in an ongoing short story anthology series featuring authors from all over the world.
In this installation, the authors will lead the reader to destinations unknown; from the heartbreak of driving to visit a loved one for the last time, to the far-reaches of outer space, to mysterious islands inhabited by long-forgotten spirits. You will learn how deadly a trip to a greenhouse can be, the perils involved in delivering the mail, and a hard lesson about how shiny new Volkswagen Beetles should not be trusted. These stories of traveling and journeys will touch your heart, send shivers down your spine, and make you root for the underdog.
Whether to be enlightened, entertained, or momentarily caught up in another world, these selections convey the true spirit of the short story. Buy from Scout Media and get the companion CD, featuring songs picked by the authors.