713: The Tyranny of Heaven by Vincent Asaro

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

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

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

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

“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 …

707: Raison D’être by Nelson W. Pyles

The Lift’s Guide, Victoria Bigglesworth-Hayes begins to question not only her existence but her purpose. Fortunately for her, there is someone else who can not only sympathize, but can help guide her through this particularly rough time in her unlife. In this first ever crossover, the worlds of The Lift and The Wicked Library collide in a surprisingly uplifting episode about choices. Read More …

706: The Road Man by Aaron Vlek

Lights on the highway through the desert disappear in impossible ways and three mystified young brothers on a family road trip wonder why. The same car keeps passing them in the night, year after year after year on summer road trips and the boys fear it is the dreaded Road Man. This isn’t Area 51 and there are no aliens in sight, but the Road Man owns this stretch of all but deserted highway and he’s no urban legend. Read More …

X4: Christmassacre 2015

STORIES: “Yuletide Ride” – by Daniel Foytik, read by Daniel Foytik “Boxing Day” – by C. Bryan Brown, read by Daniel Foytik “The Duchess of Brimstone” – by Bret Boriseau, read by Daniel Foytik “Old Krampus” – by Jane Yolen, read by Victoria Bigglesworth-Hays “Basement Etiquette” – by Gwendolyn Kiste, Read More …