Palliative Dehiscence

Don't scratch now. We're so close.

This story currently requires a subscription.

Feature image is AI-generated by Wombo Dream.

Recent Issues

1.1

1.2

1.3

1.4

Would you like another?

Solon Kro August 27, 2021

The Pounding Little Skull Nails

Fred Rowe fears the pounding little skulls nails. The old man hates them. Wishes they’d stop torturing him, because that’s what they do: torture, and — eventually — one day, they’ll finally kill Fred Rowe. Finish him off for good. End it all. Goodbye. Until then — nearly everyday — Fred Rowe sits in his darkness and waits for the pounding little skull nails.

Lauren C. Teffeau August 13, 2021

No Regrets on Fourth Street

Marco always said skins are an information courier’s best weapon. Constantly changing, they allow us to stump the cameras and operate safely in plain sight. He said it would be enough.

He was wrong.

Christopher DeStefano October 20, 2020

An Exercise in Peddling Fear

A true master of a trade takes pride in their work and the demonic plying of human fear is no different! An artisan breaks down the industry and walks two unfortunate souls through its current project.

C.M. Fields March 4, 2022

Alamogordo

Concerns are being raised over the new treaty between Russia and North Korea…

Timothy Mudie March 18, 2022

Mermaid’s Purse

By the time she started her job at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute, Rachel had seen countless fish born. Nothing she’d seen was like what came out of the giant egg case in the saltwater tank.

Flora Galena December 15, 2020

They Say Write What You Know

They say write what you know, but it’s hard to understand horror unless you’ve lived it.

What's the password?

Login to your account

Stay informed