Genre Archive : short stories

(Genres are usual for categorising stuff but apart from that they mean very little to me, so you might not agree with what I have listed where)

The Book of Apex : Vol 4
The Book of Apex - vol. 4

Part of the Apex Blog Tour hosted by The Little Red Reviewer The problem I always have with reviewing a […]

The Bone Knife
The Bone Knife by Intisar Khanani

You can get this one free if you’d like to try it. See Khanani’s site for links The Bone Knife […]

Bloodstones
Bloodstones ed. Amanda Pillar

A collection of horror stories, edited by Amanda Pillar. Part of my RIP VIII reading. Table of contents Introduction – […]

A country doctor
country doctor

Translated by Ian Johnston ; read Online at Franz Kafka online A doctor is needed, but he has no transport. […]

Weaving Dreams
Apex Magazine Issue 41

Short story published in Apex Magazine Issue 41 Eva is a witch, and a researcher into the Fae. As Weaving […]

England under the White Witch
Clarkesworld 73

Read online : Clarksworld Magazine issue 73 After the War came the Empress in the North. England was preoccupied with […]

The Martian Chronicles
The Martian Chronicles by Ray Bradbury

First published in serial form in the 1950s The Martian Chronicles is a collection of short stories that together tell […]

The country of the blind
The Country of the blind - H. G. Wells

Read online Long long ago, in a valley in the Andes, a group of settles were cut off from the […]

Rappacini’s daughter [essay]
courserascifi

This week’s essay for my Coursera Course got a 5. W00t Beatrice, Beatrice, let down your hair. Giovanni is not […]

Rappaccini’s Daughter
Mosses from an Old Manse

Giovanni moves to a new city, and finds that his apartment overlooks an enclosed garden where beautiful flowers grow. And […]

The Birthmark
Mosses from an Old Manse

This is the story of a scientist who falls in love and marries. But his wife, although beautiful, has a […]

Significant Dust
cracklescape

Vanessa works in a roadhouse in an isolated part of Australia. When we first meet her we don’t know why […]