Halloween 2021: House of Stitched Magazine

Coming October 2021!

Hello Stitchers!

It is officially August and you know what that means! The House of Stitched Magazine is alive! 150 pages, full color spread, packed with all the information you want and need. If it has to do with creators, storytelling and darkness, we cover it! And like any creation, our issues keep growing (don’t they always?) … Continue reading Hello Stitchers!

Huginn and Muninn (A Midgard Sonnet)

    Yes, I promise ... Beowulf: The Midgard Horrors will be return. I wasn't ready to get back into it just yet. I'm still celebrating the release of the special edition Beowulf: The Midgard Epic paperback with illustrations from Stitched Smile Publications!!! (Here's the link ... ) https://www.amazon.com/gp/aw/d/1945263075/ref=mp_s_a_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1481325855&sr=8-1&pi=AC_SX236_SY340_QL65&keywords=beowulf+the+midgard+epic&dpPl=1&dpID=51mNBmU7MPL&ref=plSrch So for FFS (Flash Fiction Saturday) … Continue reading Huginn and Muninn (A Midgard Sonnet)

Never say “good enough” — Lisa Vasquez

If there’s one thing I’ve noticed being in the publishing industry, it’s how a deadline will wear people down. As an author, you’ve been with this piece of work day in, and day out. Not only did it take you countless hours to write, now you’ve gone through the process of editing. But before that, […]Never … Continue reading Never say “good enough” — Lisa Vasquez

#StitchedSaturday James Matthew Byers, the Darque Bard

Pork Rinds I heard him squeal in ecstasy;I saw his nostrils flareAs he dismembered part of meWhile spitting out my hair.The stench of dead was lingeringAmong the corpses hung.The bodies he kept fingeringWere licked by his foul tongue.I squirmed to try and loose the knot,But sadly, no avail.Around me in the hazing rot,I knew that … Continue reading #StitchedSaturday James Matthew Byers, the Darque Bard

#StitchedSaturday – Shannon Grant

“Horrible Wax” By Shannon Grant Naomi would always associate Rascal’s House of Horrible Wax with her brother Max. ​He had tried dragging her into the creepy museum during asummer when they were both kids, but to Naomi, that was a no-go. Anxiety would rise up whenever her family would pass by the museum on the main strip of the vacation village of Lake Minnetonka. She would stare up at the sign calling out … Continue reading #StitchedSaturday – Shannon Grant

#StitchedSaturday – Ezekiel Kincaid

The Haunting of Napoleon Bonaparte  By Ezekiel Kincaid Other than Johnny Walker Ranger, Ezekiel Kincaid is the most versatile horror writer ever. Why? Well, there are lots of reasons. First, he was a pastor for twenty years, so he knows a thing or three about the demonic, death, and dealing with people in crappy situations. … Continue reading #StitchedSaturday – Ezekiel Kincaid

#SITCHEDSATURDAY -April 11th

Butcher by LoopyWanderer on DeviantArt RULES FOR SUBMISSION All entries should be emailed in .doc format and include (in same document) authors bio and any links you want included to stitchedsaturday(at)gmail.com Word Limit: 2500 words Extreme Horror allowed with the following stipulations - you must put NSFW in the subject line+StitchedSaturday 4/4. There are no … Continue reading #SITCHEDSATURDAY -April 11th