Shadowed Realms #11

Announcement number 1:

Hot on the heels of Horror Day…

Shadowed Realms Issue #11 now online!

This special double issue of dark flash fiction features 13 stories:

“The Gargoyle” by Douglas T Araujo
“Skinful of Guilt” by Nathan Burrage
“Finding the Words” by Steven Cavanagh (AHWA flash fic comp winner)
“Spin the Witch Bottle” by Shane Jiraiya Cummings
“Truth” by Shaun C Green
“Shadow” by Stephanie Gunn
“First Moment of Dying” by Robert Hood (the 1st of a 5 part series!)
“Away From It All” by Charles Richard Laing
“Pickup Day” by E Michael Lewis
“The Coup de Grace” by Alistair Rennie
“Drip” by Brian G Ross
“Powered” by Deb Taber
“Enthusiasm” by Philip Tinkler

Read the stories for free online at

Shadowed Realms will also close its reading period early. The 2006 submissions period will close at midnight October 31. The 2007 reading period will open from 1 February 2007. Submission guidelines are available at

Keep poking around this blog over the next couple of days because there’s a few nifty announcements yet to come!