1. The study of literature-based artifacts left by the authors and editors of Apex Publications, particularly dark or horrific stories.
2. An anthology of horror containing disturbing, dark imagery and twisted fiction.
Contained within are twenty-one stories to showcase the unique talents that Apex has published and employed in the past five years. Apexology: Horror contains work from two Campbell Award winners, a Hollywood screenwriter, a NYT Bestselling Author, Nebula and Hugo nominees, Stoker Award winners, and Mari Adkins!
Get a taste of some of the best Apex has to offer. Study Apexology: Horror.
This is a digital only release!
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Introduction: Five Years and Counting by Jason Sizemore
â€śIt Tasted Like the Seaâ€ť by Paul Jessup
â€śSummon, Bind, Banishâ€ť by Nick Mamatas
â€śTo Every Thing There is a Seasonâ€ť by Dru Pagliassotti
â€śLifeâ€™s a Beachâ€ť by Alethea Kontis and Ariell Branson
â€śKusatenda Uroyiâ€ť by Gill Ainsworth
â€śLotteryâ€ť by Gene Oâ€™Neill
â€śCerbo en Vitra ujoâ€ť by Mary Robinette Kowal
â€śThe Spider in the Hairdoâ€ť by Michael A. Burstein
â€śThe Dark Sideâ€ť by Guy Hasson
â€śWith the Beating of their Wingsâ€ť by Martel Sardina
â€śEnough to Make a Devilâ€ť by R. Thomas Riley
â€śFlash of Lightâ€ť by Jason Sizemore
â€śTransylvania Missionâ€ť by Lavie Tidhar
â€śInside Looking Out (or: Falling Through the Worlds)â€ť by Mari Adkins
â€śPoweredâ€ť by Deb Taber
â€śDisturbing Thingsâ€ť by B.J. Burrow
â€śEulogy for Muffinâ€ť by Jennifer Brozek
â€śHands of Heritageâ€ť by Elizabeth Engstrom
â€śThe Junkyard Godâ€ť by M. Zak Anwar and O.M.R. Anwar
â€śBessie Greenâ€™s Thumbâ€ť by Fran Friel
â€śBig Sister/Little Sisterâ€ť by Jennifer Pelland
About the Editor:
Jason Sizemore is the owner and operator of Apex Publications. He also writes and edits, earning a Bram Stoker Award nomination for his first book, Aegri Somnia. Heâ€™s seen over thirty short stories published and four anthologies.
He maintains a website www.jason-sizemore.com.