714: There Will Be Refreshments by James Johnson

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This dark, twisted, and entertaining tale is a wild ride into darkness.

When Mark suffers a car accident, he is propelled into Hell and embarks on a journey that challenges and punishes him in ways he could never have expected. When offered a way out, he is determined to pursue it – even if it takes an eternity. Read More …

713: The Tyranny of Heaven by Vincent Asaro

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In this dark tale, a resident of Hell relates the true story of Eden, The Fall, Satan, Lucifer, and God – and how Hell was once a paradise. A surprisingly Wicked tale for many reasons, this story is sure to give you a new perspective on the place Heaven has named Hell. Read More …

712: Your Lease has Expired by C. Bryan Brown

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When the vampire Jefferson Webster is asked by his former lover, Katherine, to provide a dead body for an important ritual, he decides to help – if for no other reason than to see her again.

Much time has passed though, and things between the two are cold and may not go as well as Jefferson hopes. Read More …

711: Five Deathly Tales – A Wicked Collection

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This week we have five short deathly tales, by five Wicked writers. Enjoy this week’s selected tales:

“One Hour” by Dene Bebbington, “A Lament from the Dying” by Keith McDuffee, “The Heart of a Madman” by Gwendolyn Kiste, “Playground Zero” by Jessica McHugh, and “Last Steps” by Kelli Perkins. Read More …

710: Southern Fried Horror – Two Tales by Eden Royce

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In honor of Women in Horror Month, the Wicked Library delivers a show all by the ladies! Aside from this week’s “The Wicked Colonel” artwork by Steven Matiko and a special appearance by the Librarian, the ladies have the run of the Library this week. Of course, every month features women in horror at the Library.

“Hand of Glory” A woman has a unique way of getting information from a suspected killer despite his reluctance to cooperate.

“Homegoing” A woman struggles to come to terms with her son’s crimes. Read More …

709: Gator Bait by Owl Goingback

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“Indian Joe” bills himself as the World’s Greatest Alligator Wrestler, but he has many secrets – including the fact that his name is actually Harry Gallager. When he meets up with a true Florida native named Wowakan, Harry is challenged in new ways, and may finally come to respect the animals he wrestles…if he lives. Read More …

708: Christmassacre V

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For the fifth year in a row, The Wicked Library brings you a frightful collection of tales to make you shiver from more than the cold! Enjoy 6 tales to wrap up your year in the most Wicked way possible.

Stories: “Yuletide Ride” by Daniel Foytik, “Hark, The Herald” by Aaron Vlek, “The Clause” by Lane Llyod, “Unc The Snowman” by S. L. Dixon, “Together this Time” by Samantha Pleasant LeBas, “The Dangers of December” by Immortal Alexander Read More …

704: 2016 LIVE Halloween Special

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For the second year in a row, The Wicked Library comes a-Live at Rickert & Beagle Books! Enjoy 6 tales read by 3 narrators, music by Darkmood, and a special appearance by your Librarian.
Stories / Authors: “13” by Aaron Vlek, “The Ringer” by Lydia Peever, “One Wish for the Wishing Well” by Gwendolyn Kiste, “Grammy Digmarrow” by Brooke Warra, “Pennance” by Jon Grilz, “Sleep” by Immortal Alexander Read More …