OCEANS: A Dark Microfiction Anthology

Author: Various Authors
Series: Dark Drabbles, Book 9
Genre: Multi
Publisher: Black Hare Press
Publication Year: 2020
ASIN: B0861JY24S
Paperback ISBN: 9781925809626
List Price: 15.99 USD
eBook Price: 4.99 USD

Savage sirens, selkies, sailors, serpents, suckers, and sea monsters.

What miracles can one hundred debut to bestselling authors do with 100 words?

More than three hundred 100-word drabbles from around the world.


May the Catch Be Good by A.L. King
Deep See by A.L. Paradiso
Deep See Covert by A.L. Paradiso
A Sailor’s Sacrifice by A.R. Dean
Mama Qucha Calls by A.R. Dean
Sinking Ship by A.R. Dean
The Siren’s Call by A.R. Dean
Vacation Dreams by A.R. Dean
Death Wish by A.R. Johnston
Explore the Depths by A.R. Johnston
Going Down by A.R. Johnston
Lost City by A.R. Johnston
Songs to Sing by A.R. Johnston
Shortcut by A.S. Charly
The Fins by Alanna Robertson-Webb
Bad Luck by Ali House
The Harrow’s Last Sail by Ali House
Night Watch by Alyson Faye
The Decoy by Amber M. Simpson
Blood Runs Deep by Andrew Anderson
Cosa Negra by Andrew Anderson
Horse to the Water by Andrew Anderson
More Plastic for the Ocean by Andrew Anderson
The Right Bait by Andrew Kurtz
Almanack by Anika Claire
The Gift by Anika Claire
The Shallows by Anika Claire
Man O’ War by Antonia Rachel Ward
The Same Deep Water as You by Antonia Rachel Ward
The Artist by Bec Lewis
Float by Beth W. Patterson
Slime of the Ancient Mariner by Beth W. Patterson
Satisfy the Hunger by Brandi Hicks
Surf’s Up, Surfer’s Down by Brandi Hicks
The Cave by Brian Rosenberger
Then and Now by Brian Rosenberger
Don’t Scream by C.L. Steele
Fateful Expansion by C.L. Williams
Into the Arctic by C.L. Williams
Ocean Piranhas by C.L. Williams
Swallowed by C.L. Williams
Tale of the Hydrodragon by C.L. Williams
Blood on the Sea Ice by Carole de Monclin
Blue Escape by Carole de Monclin
His Very Own Mermaid by Carole de Monclin
Necessity by Carole de Monclin
Trapped by Carole de Monclin
No More Stars by Caroline S. Kent
Beneath the Surface by Carys Crossen
Amazed by Cassandra Angler
Back by Cassandra Angler
She Loves Me by Cassandra Angler
Webbed by Cassandra Angler
D’eye by Catherine Kenwell
Evolution by Catherine Kenwell
Unmoored, evermore by Catherine Kenwell
Cousin Joe by Cecelia Hopkins-Drewer
Dragon Treasure by Cecelia Hopkins-Drewer
Melisande by Cecelia Hopkins-Drewer
Monster From the Deep by Cecelia Hopkins-Drewer
The Ghost of Bosun Gregory by Cecelia Hopkins-Drewer
The Flood by Charles Welch
Peace by Chris Bannor
Repurposed Beauty by Chris Bannor
The Return by Chris Bannor
You Darkened My Soul by Chris de Monclin
Falling into Deep Blue by Cindar Harrell
No Escape by Cindar Harrell
Treasure by Cindar Harrell
For Treasure by Clint Foster
The Sight of the Kraken by Clint Foster
Where Once Whales Wandered by Clint Foster
The Stowaway by Crmetheus Christopher
Bound for the Sea by Crystal L. Kirkham
It Began in the Oceans by Crystal L. Kirkham
Lay Down to Perish by Crystal L. Kirkham
The Key to a Profitable Fishing Trip by Crystal L. Kirkham
Where the Light Cannot Go by Crystal L. Kirkham
Still Waters by D.B. McKenzie
Barry Drowns His Feelings by D.J. Elton
Everlasting Life Theory 1520 by D.J. Elton
Shipwrecked by D.J. Elton
The Statue of Atlantis by D.J. Elton
When the Balen Strikes by D.J. Elton
Wave Goodbye by D.M. Burdett
The Pyre by Daniel J. Brown
The Seasteaders by Daniel Purcell
Soldier of Fortune by David A.F. Brown
Tall Tales by David Bowmore
Live Raft by Dawn DeBraal
Photogenic by Dawn DeBraal
Piss On It by Dawn DeBraal
Prey by Dawn DeBraal
Sunk by Dawn DeBraal
Bubbling Up by Dawn Knox
Her Return by Deanna Bollinger-Hill
First Time at the Beach by Derek Dunn
Surf’s Up by Derek Dunn
The Sea’s Waste by Derek Dunn
Murky Waters by Destiny Eve Pifer
PSI by Drew Starling
H.M.S. Tempest by E.L. Giles
Men and the Sea by E.L. Giles
The Isle of Carcasses by E.L. Giles
The Lure by E.L. Giles
The Thing Underwater by E.L. Giles
It’s Your Turn by Eddie D. Moore
Now We Know by Eddie D. Moore
The Call by Eddie D. Moore
The Holy Sea by Eddie D. Moore
Unlikely Compassion by Eddie D. Moore
Meal for a Mermaid by Elizabeth Tackett
Call of the Siren by Emma K. Leadley
Uprising by Emma K. Leadley
Chum by Evan Baughfman
Flotsam by Evan Baughfman
Wolves of the Sea by Evan Baughfman
Expedition of One by F.J. Bergmann
Trench, Mariana Trench by Frances Tate
Medusa Rising by Freddy Iryss
A beautiful Place for a Bad End by G. Allen Wilbanks
Fortunate Soul by G. Allen Wilbanks
Here There Be Monsters by G. Allen Wilbanks
Hunting in the Shallows by G. Allen Wilbanks
Lost City by G. Allen Wilbanks
Awakened by Gabriella Balcom
Fishing by Gabriella Balcom
I Know by Gabriella Balcom
Together-time by Gabriella Balcom
Mayday by Galina Trefil
The Best Bait by Glenn R. Wilson
A Quizzers’ Guide to Geography by Hannah Retallick
At a Reasonable Price by Hannah Retallick
Isn’t the Water Lovely! by Hannah Retallick
When Confronted by the Big Bull Seal by Hannah Retallick
Someone’s Daughter by Hari Navarro
Sea of Revenge by Harry J. Canis
The Consequences of Climate Change for the Merpeople by Heather Ewings
O Captain by Henry Herz
That Sinking Feeling by Henry Snider
Lady of the Deep by Holley Cornetto
Beneath by J. Dorden
Nightfall by J. Scott Hill
Captain Dancing Dan by J.B. Wocoski
Sally Stole Seashells by J.B. Wocoski
The Pinata by J.B. Wocoski
Blue Ringed Octopus by J.M. Meyer
My Ancestor’s Tears by J.M. Meyer
Night Dive by J.M. Meyer
Scuba by J.M. Meyer
Seoltóir by J.M. Meyer
Best Laid Plans by J.W. Garrett
For the Love of Money and Girls by J.W. Garrett
Patiently it Waits by J.W. Garrett
The Fury Within by J.W. Garrett
With the Morning Dawn by J.W. Garrett
Surf & Turf by Jacob Baugher
Bad Luck by Jade Wilburn
Bermuda by Jasmine Jarvis
Reef Head by Jasmine Jarvis
Sea Glass Souls by Jasmine Jarvis
Sunken Treasure by Jasmine Jarvis
Water Damage by Jasmine Jarvis
Baptism by Jeff Slade
Destiny by Jennifer Hatfield
The Pull by Jennifer Hatfield
Leave No Wake by Jesse Highsmith
The Fish Don’t Sing by Jesse Highsmith
The Dare by Jim Bates
The Leviathan by Jim Bates
The Monster by Jim Bates
The Shark Fin by Jim Bates
The Undertow by Jim Bates
Siren Song by Jo Mularczyk
Yo Ho Ho by Joachim Heijndermans
Bait by Jodi Jensen
Caged by Jodi Jensen
Grendel’s Grottoes by John A. McColley
A Shocking Development by John H. Dromey
A Watery Collision Course by John H. Dromey
Fashionably Late by John H. Dromey
Maritime Mayhem by John H. Dromey
Tidal Waive by John H. Dromey
Nemo, God of the Seas by Joshua E. Borgmann
Quetzalcoatl’s Revenge by Joshua E. Borgmann
Sanity is Blue by Joshua Gessner
Eternal Lover by K.B. Elijah
To Die or Not to (Not) Die by K.B. Elijah
Unexpected Laughter by K.B. Elijah
Maritime Nightmare by K.C. Clarke
Ancient Desires by K.R. Nox
A Mother’s Rage by Kaitlyn Arnett
Creatures of the Deep by Kaitlyn Arnett
Eternal by Kaitlyn Arnett
Food for Thought by Kaitlyn Arnett
My Sister, the Ocean by Kaitlyn Arnett
Storm Sent by Katie Conrad
Mother of Pearl by Kelly Matsuura
Strawkling by Kelly Matsuura
Scotland by Kevin J. Kennedy
Charybdis Smiles by Kim Jackways
Rebirth by Kimberly Rei
The Longest Voyage by Kimberly Rei
Afloat by L.P. Hernandez
Neptune’s Bounty by Laurence Sullivan
Last Call of the Siren by Leedine Lah
Elf by Lesley Drane
New Treasures by Liam Hogan
Sinking Ship by Liz Feldman
Fiona Raven by Luis Manuel Torres
Lullaby by Lydia F. Black
The Blood Red Sea by Lyndsey Ellis-Holloway
The Frozen Sea by Lyndsey Ellis-Holloway
The Shark and the Sea Cloud by Lyndsey Ellis-Holloway
The Show Must Go On by Lyndsey Ellis-Holloway
The Wrong Type of Angel by Lyndsey Ellis-Holloway
Deep by Lynne Lumsden Green
Safe in the Dark by Lynne Phillips
The Prize by Lynne Phillips
There is Such a Thing as Fate by M.J. Christie
Late Night Swim by Mark Mackey
A Drink Before Dinner by Mason Harold Hilden
Peaceful Beast by Matthew A. Clarke
Sole Survivor by Matthew A. Clarke
We Didn’t Listen by Matthew A. Clarke
Creature as Red as Blood by Matthew M. Montelione
Fog Between Worlds by Matthew M. Montelione
Glitters in the Shallows by Matthew Wilson
Behemoth by Maxine Churchman
Escape by Maxine Churchman
Keep off the Beach by Maxine Churchman
The Rescue by Maxine Churchman
Wreckage by Maxine Churchman
Cleon’s Stone Figurehead by McKenzie Richardson
Shark Fin Soup by McKenzie Richardson
The Octopus’ Garden by McKenzie Richardson
The Sea Maiden by McKenzie Richardson
Underwater Jesus by McKenzie Richardson
Into the Depths by Megan Willette
The End of a Hard Day by Michael D. Davis
Rising Up by Mikko Rauhala
Beyond the Reef by Monica Schultz
Siren Song by Musaab Sultan
The Ocean by Musaab Sultan
Deep Sea Dying by N.M. Brown
Family Bonding by N.M. Brown
Resting Place by N.M. Brown
Sargasso Sea by N.M. Brown
Selkie Soft Skin by N.M. Brown
A Deadly Dive by Nerisha Kemraj
Funnel of Death by Nerisha Kemraj
One Missed Catch by Nerisha Kemraj
Suicidal Sea by Nerisha Kemraj
The Sea of Grief by Nerisha Kemraj
Dead Man’s Chest by Nicola Currie
Jelly Head by Nicola Currie
The Edge by Nicola Currie
The Lady and the Whale by Nicola Currie
They Float Too by Nicola Currie
Fun Cruise by Nicole Henning
Maybe Not Such a Bargain? by Nikki DeKeuster
The Hamptons are Nice by Nikki DeKeuster
Deep Revenge by Olivia Arieti
The Seventh Sea by Olivia Arieti
Plastic Texas by Owen Morgan
Shrine of Apophis by P.C. Darkcliff
The Full Moon and the Sea by P.C. Darkcliff
The Shelled Menace by P.C. Darkcliff
The Dinner Call by Patricia Elliott
The Ocean’s Thief by Patricia Elliott
The Survivor by Patrick J. Gallagher
The Sinking of Port Royal by Paul Benkendorfer
Beneath the Surface by Paul Eric Carberry
Fin by Paul Eric Carberry
Fluorescent Hell by Paul Eric Carberry
Smile by Paul Eric Carberry
Tsunami by Paul Eric Carberry
Drowning Not Waving by Paula R.C. Readman
The Coral Garden by Paula R.C. Readman
The Endless Song by Paula R.C. Readman
The Sea Witch by Paula R.C. Readman
Unsuitable Home by Paula R.C. Readman
Atlantis the Hidden by Peter J. Foote
Nix in Line by Peter J. Foote
Splash Down by Peter J. Foote
Unbroken Wave by Peter J. Foote
The Custom of the Sea by R.A. Goli
Stranded by R.J. Meldrum
The Cold Heart of the Ocean by R.J. Meldrum
Captain’s Knowledge by Radar DeBoard
Encircled by Radar DeBoard
From the Fog by Radar DeBoard
Sink or Float by Radar DeBoard
There Below by Radar DeBoard
Beneath the Triangle by Raven Corinn Carluk
Do Do Doo Do Do Doo by Raven Corinn Carluk
Flotsam by Raven Corinn Carluk
Rising Tide by Raven Corinn Carluk
Tourist Trap by Raven Corinn Carluk
Toes in the Water by Raymond Johnson
Floating by Regina Kenney
Superstition by Renée K. Reeves
Blue Runner Bait by Rich Rurshell
Hungry for Love by Rich Rurshell
In Utero by Rich Rurshell
Piracy by Rich Rurshell
Suckers by Rich Rurshell
The Dark Dive by Rickey Rivers Jr.
Beachfront Days by Robin Braid
A Discovery at Sea by Ronnie Scissom
Song of the Sirens by Rowanne S. Carberry
Killer Waves, Wretched Hearts by Russell Hemmell
The Watching Waves by S.N. Graves
An Ocean of Despair by Sabetha Danes
Solitude & Fate by Sabetha Danes
False Memory by Sara A. Mosier
Finite by Sara A. Mosier
New World by Sara A. Mosier
The Last Resort by Sara A. Mosier
Siren Song by Sara Burke
Dr. Ventham’s Log by Sara L. Uckelman
Group(er) Think by Sara L. Uckelman
The Box Beside the Bed by Sara L. Uckelman
Swims With the Fishes by Sean P. Chatterton
A Deeper Shade of Blues by Shawn M. Klimek
A Final Wave Goodbye by Shawn M. Klimek
Deep Sea Joyride by Shawn M. Klimek
Unabashed Self-Promotion by Shawn M. Klimek
Way Downtown, NY by Shawn M. Klimek
Beckon Me to Waters Sweet by Shelly Jarvis
Day Jobs by Shelly Jarvis
Deep Dive by Shelly Jarvis
Monster Lunch by Shelly Jarvis
Red Calling by Shelly Jarvis
Ophelia by Stacey Jaine McIntosh
Selkie by Stacey Jaine McIntosh
Angels of the Deep by Stephen Herczeg
Even Sharks Can Be Prey by Stephen Herczeg
It’s So Quiet by Stephen Herczeg
The Indianapolis by Stephen Herczeg
The Living Island by Stephen Herczeg
An Ocean in Motion, the Emotion of Moana by Steven Holding
Drifting Off by Steven Lord
Planet Killer by Steven Lord
That Sinking Feeling by Steven Lord
Waking Up by Steven Lord
His Last Day at Sea by Stuart Conover
Lost Beneath the Waves by Stuart Conover
The Last Resort by Stuart Conover
The Lost Isles by Stuart Conover
The Self-Sustaining Outpost by Stuart Conover
On the Hunt by Susanne Thomas
Siren by Susanne Thomas
The Dead Can’t Warn You by Susanne Thomas
When Oceanus Comes Calling by Susanne Thomas
To Find Peace by T.A. Ulven
Myst by T.E. Dziadura
Frozen by Terri A. Arnold
Silence is the Sound of Freedom by Terri A. Arnold
Addicted by Theresa Halvorsen
Slipping Away by Thomas Baker
Deep Blue Fear by Thomas Sturgeon Jr.
The Mermaid by Timothy Friesenhahn
Twilight on the Sea by Timothy Friesenhahn
Survivors by Tracy Davidson
Hammer – God – Serpent by Umair Mirxa
Inside My World by Umair Mirxa
Join the Crew by Umair Mirxa
Beach Trip by V. Mylynne Smith
Cold Shower by V.A. Vazquez
Qalupalik by V.A. Vazquez
Qalupalik Part 2 by V.A. Vazquez
The Breathing Hole by V.A. Vazquez
Christ of the Abyss by Vonnie Winslow Crist
Cleaning Fish by Vonnie Winslow Crist
Lusana, Mermaid of the Deep by Vonnie Winslow Crist
Molinere Underwater Sculpture Park by Vonnie Winslow Crist
The Cecaelias of Kepler 62f by Vonnie Winslow Crist
A New Friend by Wendy Roberts
Easy Kill by Wendy Roberts
Finding Closure by Wendy Roberts
Where’s the Rum? by Wendy Roberts
Cold North Sea by Will Christian
Fish Judgement by Will Christian
Attack of the Sea Serpents by Wondra Vanian
Gen Z vs Monsters From the Deep by Wondra Vanian
Human Leg Soup, Anyone? by Wondra Vanian
Never Fall in Love with a Mermaid by Wondra Vanian
A Queen is Born by Ximena Escobar
Cold by Ximena Escobar
Lover Astray by Ximena Escobar
The Affair by Ximena Escobar
Ghostly Galleon by Zoey Xolton
Ocean Eyes by Zoey Xolton
Skull Island by Zoey Xolton
The Leviathan by Zoey Xolton
The Sea Witch by Zoey Xolton