Can you feel them? Tentacles of the dark slithering inside your soul, like parasites, feeding on your dreams, leaving behind nothing but cold fear? Do you want to feel them?
Black Veins is packed with 21 stories of the finest horror from bestselling and emerging authors from all around the world!
HAIR by John Haas
When Jordan finds a stray hair he decides to cut it off. Then he starts hearing the voices.
THE SILENCE OF LA-ESIS CAY by J. Agombar
An unusual silence has fell upon the island of La-esis Cay. When three men are sent from the neighboring island to investigate, they find that a warlock could be to blame.
THE MISSIONARIES by Edward Ahern
An innocent girl's corruption by the missionaries in a post-apocalyptic world.
A DIFFERENT HALLOWEEN by Gabriella Balcom
Halloween is nine-year-old Aileen's favorite time of year, and she's been looking forward to it. Her loving mother wants her to have enjoy the holiday, but her step-father, Dougal, seems determined to ruin everything for her.
THE COACH by Judith Baron
A young girl buys a set of ping-pong at a garage sale for a dollar. She gets more than she bargains for when she is forced to play it with its previous owner.
ECHOES OF BLACK by Tyler Bourassa
When everything Evan knows begins to unravel around him, he desperately seeks to decipher what's real and what isn't.
THE MAESTRO by Vanessa C. Hawkins
While searching for shelter, a young match girl stumbles into the haunted home of the Maestro: a crazed killer who makes music out of his victims.
DO NOT GO GENTLY by Shea E. Butler
A tough, no nonsense detective, Georgia Gomez (“GG”), discovers a woman’s body face down on a beach. The stakes get personal when GG discovers who the victim is.
THE WHITE TERROR by Frank Coffman
British troops in Victorian India come across a monstrous entity.
TELLING GHOST STORIES IN THE DARK by J. L. Corbett
A story about grief, loneliness, and monsters haunting one family for generations.
WHAT CAME TO THE LIGHTHOUSE by Lyman Graves
A young man joins two associates on a visit to a formerly derelict Scottish lighthouse in the hope of restoring it to service. It becomes apparent that the dead beacon may have been extinguished with good reason
DEAD AND BREAKFAST by R. A. Goli
In this gory tale, a couple arrives at a B&B where a gruesome murder occurrs.
DARK ARE THEWOODS by Stephen Herczeg
A bunch of teenagers come across something ancient and terrifying in the dark woods.
A GIFT FROM THE EAST by C. I. I. Jones
A boy receives a gift from his father from overseas. But the gift has surprises of its own.
RECOVERY by Joshua Moody
A story about addiction, trauma and the lengths we are willing to go in order to truly heal. It's also a story about friendship, and the support we all need as we struggle to face the monsters - both metaphorical and terrifyingly real - that haunt our pasts and presents.
GALL SHOOTERS by Steve Oden
In a desert town where sand storms hide killer demons, a girl dares to hope for rescue… But will it arrive before she becomes the next sacrifice to satiate their monstrous appetites?
LOVED TO DEATH by Sam M. Phillips
Death is the singer of a band, trying to find his way as the new Death after his folks retire.
THE LAW OF SEMI-DARKNESS by Giovanna Repetto
Sibilla introduces the naive Maria Pia to the House of the Five Mysteries, where the clothes are hungry for their bodies. However, neither of the girls knows the Fifth Mystery...
COLD AIR by C. C. Rossi
Sometimes, lust can take a horrifying form.
SWITCH by Fred Waiss
John Fuller, loving husband and father, is losing his mind. No one is safe. Meanwhile, for life-long psychotic Frank Jameson, the opposite is happening. But no one is safe.
THE DRAGON OF THE VOID by Francesco Corigliano
An invisible and deadly dragon made of nothing haunts the existence of a beautiful town.
Also includes illustrations by Shannon Elizabeth!