Anthologies
epub |eng | | Author:William Hodgson

X ~ Hands That Plucked Directly we reached the deck, the Second Mate gave the order: “Mizzen t’gallant clewlines and buntlines,” and led the way up on to the poop. ...
( Category: Anthologies March 22,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-07-04 | Author:George MacDonald [MacDonald, George]

CHAPTER II. THE WHITE PIGEON. Table of Contents WHEN in the winter they had had their supper and sat about the fire, or when in the summer they lay on ...
( Category: Anthologies March 21,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Lord Dunsany

THE IDLE CITY .................. THERE WAS ONCE A CITY which was an idle city, wherein men told vain tales. And it was that city’s custom to tax all men that ...
( Category: Anthologies March 21,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-07-04 | Author:George MacDonald [MacDonald, George]

and ever he looked again, and died not, though his heart seemed ready to break with intensity of life and longing. And the more he did for her, the more ...
( Category: Anthologies March 17,2020 )
epub |eng | 2016-08-13 | Author:Piers Anthony [Anthony, Piers]

Author 's Note This concludes Tweet Story #5, "Forbidden Fruit." Those who are tired of spinning their wheels in this mortal life are welcome to be alert for strange magic ...
( Category: Mashups March 16,2020 )
epub |eng | 2013-04-08 | Author:Brian McNaughton [McNaughton, Brian]

THE DUNWICH LODGER Dedicated to Benjamin Adams * * * * I thought I wouldn’t be sick after what we did with Old Man Gray, but the way Johnny was ...
( Category: Short Stories March 16,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-02-14 | Author:A. S. Kelly [Kelly, A. S.]

38 Ian I let her slide slowly off of my body, resting her feet in the shower. Riley seems scared. Maybe I really did take it too far. Maybe I ...
( Category: Anthologies March 15,2020 )
epub |eng | 2004-02-24 | Author:Karen Haber [Haber, Karen]

Michael shrugged. “The details are classified, but it’s just a post hoc survey. The isolation rules seem to be something that Professor Reich has worked out with my agency.” NSA ...
( Category: Anthologies March 13,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-11-02 | Author:H. P. Lovecraft

II Shortly before ten the next morning I stood with one small valise in front of Hammond’s Drug Store in old Market Square waiting for the Innsmouth bus. As the ...
( Category: Short Stories March 13,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:H.P. Lovecraft

* * * CHAPTER II POPULAR imagination, I judge, responded actively to our wireless bulletins of Lake’s start northwestward into regions never trodden by human foot or penetrated by human ...
( Category: Occult March 11,2020 )
epub |eng | 2012-09-21 | Author:Lewis Carroll [Carroll, Lewis]

The night I arrived we had much to say on other matters: and, tired with the journey, I went to bed early, leaving the happy secret still untold. Next day, ...
( Category: Anthologies March 11,2020 )
epub |eng | 2014-12-18 | Author:Andrew Lang

THE ROBE OF FEATHERS Mio Strand is in the Province of Suruga. Its sand is yellow and fine, strewn with rose shells at the ebb tide. Its pine trees are ...
( Category: Anthologies March 2,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-08-14 | Author:Russell Hasan [Hasan, Russell]

Days later I am called to stand and guard, with my soldiers flanked out to the left and right, to protect the Elder magicians who huddle around the cemetery and ...
( Category: Anthologies February 21,2020 )
epub |eng | 2011-09-28 | Author:Barry N Malzberg [Malzberg, Barry N]

XXXII To what degree can she disentangle from what she inhabits? This is part of her problem, and the other part is how much of what she inhabits has overtaken ...
( Category: Anthologies February 16,2020 )
epub |eng | 2010-01-02 | Author:Peter S Beagle [Beagle, Peter S]

At first I was not even sure I recalled its workings. I did know that it involved certain incantations and certain…other spells, if you will, which would have been difficult ...
( Category: Anthologies February 16,2020 )