Favorite Short Stories

The following is a list of some of my favorite short stories. If a story involves time travel or an apocalypse, that story more likely appears on one of my other lists dedicated to those specific subjects.

Daddy’s World by Walter Jon Williams [sci-fi/fantasy/horror] (read or listen at Clarkesworld)

Hungry Daughters of Starving Mothers by Alyssa Wong [horror] (read at Nightmare Magazine)

The Lord of Corrosion by Lee Thomas [horror] (read or listen at Nightmare Magazine)

Midnight Blue by Will McIntosh [fantasy] (read or listen at Escape Pod)

So Many Tiny Mouths by Lawrence Santoro [horror] (listen at Tales to Terrify)

They Go Bump by David Barr Kirtley [sci-fi/horror] (read or listen at Escape Pod)