This ongoing anthology has it all! Short stories, poetry, art, and photography! A quarterly collection of works by independent practitioners of the arts from all over the world! Volume 1 surrounds the genre of "the strange fantastic. Darker fantasies if you will. twisted tales and incredible artists! We will be donating half of our profits to JDRF as a way for our works to help! ... [click here for more]
Coming soon to a computer or ereader near you! Five novelettes inspired by intentionally over-the-top, genre-jumping, smart-but-schlocky B-movie grindhouse cinema! For one low price you get David Bain's CAULDRON CAR (car chase/fugitives/zombies), BRUJAS BEHIND BARS (chicks in prison/magic), THE COWBOYS OF CTHULHU (Western/Lovecraft), THE PIT OF CORMAIR (Epic High Fantasy) and ISLAND GHOSTS (psychic... [click here for more]
On a rainy afternoon, Alice's traveling companions from her trips through Wonderland and the Looking Glass appear in her room with an irrestiable offer: "The Hatter has founded a model city, where everything goes just right, and we came to ask you to pay us a call."
And so begins Alice's adventure in Blunderland, a place where everything is owned by the City, including people's teeth; politeness... [click here for more]
Everyone loves a road trip - but remember the pavement we travel is always black as night, as if it's been collecting shadows... You've just thumbed a ride with five scribes from the dark side of the highway...
Damned Potholes - Michael A. Arnzen - Damned potholes ... literally!
Black '47 - Lorelei Shannon - A haunted hearse that makes Christine look like The Love Bug...
Black Trailer - John... [click here for more]
Teenage friends Brian Henderson and Scott "Iggy" Ignatowski suddenly find themselves living the ghost stories and urban legends they so love one night as they watch a car drive across the moonlit surface of GRAY LAKE. At the same moment, in the marshes to the north, the battle for dominance over a troubled gang of small town meth dealers begins. For Iggy, the car’s arrival heralds... [click here for more]
NOTE: "The Cowboys of Cthulhu" also appears in DAVID BAIN'S GRINDHOUSE QUINTUPLE FEATURE - a collection of novellettes inspired by over-the-top B movie cinema. From the pages of the Amazing Heroes anthologies, snake oil salesman Dr. Darius Darke and other "legends" of the Old West are called upon to fight a band of brain-eating bandits in a three-dimensionally-challenged box canyon.... [click here for more]
Two stories. Two authors. TWO KILLERS. In Wayne Allen Sallee's "Let No Dogs Befoul Me", an ex-con seeks revenge against the priest who abused him and set him off on a life of crime... In "Hellcat Prom Night" by David Bain, a traveler meets a strange - and possibly dangerous - young Southern belle who insists on telling him how she went hellcat on that special night every girl... [click here for more]
This is a short story about two brothers fighting for the north and their ghostly fates during the midst of the Civil War following the Battle of Natchez. David Bain is the author of GRAY LAKE: A NOVEL OF CRIME AND SUPERNATURAL TERROR and several short story collections. He teaches writing at a community college in Indiana. Watch for DEATH SIGHT, the first novel in the Will Castleton series, coming... [click here for more]
Unemployed, and even with child support, his probation officer, his sister, his grandmother and his baby mama nagging him to get a job, heading down to the temp agency still isn't necessarily James' top priority - there are easier ways to make money. Then James' cousin introduces him to Mickle, a video-game loving Star Trek devotee who seems to have an unending ganja supply. James soon learns that... [click here for more]