Category Story

The section contains short stories from various authors from around the world.

The Crime at Pickett’s Mill

The Crime at Pickett's Mill
There is a class of events which by their very nature, and despite any intrinsic interest that they may possess, are foredoomed to oblivion. They are merged in the general story of those greater events of which they were a…

A Resumed Identity

A Resumed Identity
I The Review As A Form Of Welcome One summer night a man stood on a low hill overlooking a wide expanse of forest and field. By the full moon hanging low in the west he knew what he might…

A Fruitless Assignment

A Fruitless Assignment
Henry Saylor, who was killed in Covington, in a quarrel with Antonio Finch, was a reporter on the Cincinnati Commercial. In the year 1859 a vacant dwelling in Vine street, in Cincinnati, became the center of a local excitement …

The Doe and the Lion

This entry is part 105 of 108 in the series Aesop's FablesMoral: In avoiding one evil, care must be taken not to fall into another. A Doe hard pressed by hunters sought refuge in a cave belonging to a …

Rest Smart

Once there were a group of man – a young hot-blooded guy and a big number of old folks, doing timber job in a jungle (i.e. chopping down trees). This young chap is very hard working. He always continues to…

The Colour Out of Space

West of Arkham the hills rise wild, and there are valleys with deep woods that no axe has ever cut. There are dark narrow glens where the trees slope fantastically, and where thin brooklets trickle without ever having caught the…