Tag: halloween

Their Last Best Halloween by Kurt Reichenbaugh

Their Last Best Halloween by Kurt Reichenbaugh The old Polaroid is faded now, of course. It was taken when they were in 9th grade. The three of them ghostlike in front of a blackened street. The last Halloween of them together. In it, Marty looks a bit surprised, as if […]

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They’re Coming to Get You Barbara by Ryan Neil Falcone

They’re Coming to Get You, Barbara . . . By Ryan Neil Falcone  After spending years as the undisputed kings of the horror genre, vampires have been deposed by an unlikely challenger: zombies. The commercial success of AMC’s The Walking Dead and Max Brooks’s literary masterpiece, World War Z [soon […]

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The Hunt by Nicholas Paschall

The Hunt by Nicholas Paschall “There! Look, there he is!” Bill exclaimed excitedly in a hushed whisper. He and I had been sitting in a deer blind for the better part of a day, camped just above a creek that he claimed all the woodland critters used. He’d made that […]

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The Perfect Cut by Jay Wilburn

The Perfect Cut by Jay Wilburn   Jamie drove the knife into the eye. He sliced it in a curve to carve out the iris. He drew the blade back out slowly to keep from slicing it out entirely. He held the face up with the blade still in his […]

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