After a bit of a well-needed break, Stitched Saturday is back - and this time, better than ever. We're not only giving you more time to craft your macabre musings, but there's a chance that they'll be published too. This October, Stitched Smile will be releasing a collection of the very best stories submitted to … Continue reading Stitched Saturday… The Return!
The very best of "Stitched Saturday" stories from amazing authors will be unleashed for Halloween, 2018 and you have a chance to help us pick the winners! follow us or sign up to get email notifications like and comment on your favorite stories We'll be announcing the Winners right here so keep checking back! Don't forget there is still time for you … Continue reading COMING SOON October, 2018 From Stitched Smile Publications
Welcome, Horror fans, to another Stitched Saturday. Hope your Friday the 13th was luckier than usual, and that you managed to take part in some of the Stitched Smile fun from yesterday - if you missed it, worry not - you can recap from this blog. There are all manner of free bits of fiction … Continue reading Stitched Saturday
Greetings, horror fans! We've now entered the most horror friendly period of the year - the evenings are drawing in, there is the hint of a chill in the air and - best of all - it's nearly Halloween. In two weeks time, I'll be taking submissions for a special Halloween Stitched Saturday, but in … Continue reading Stitched Saturday
Happy weekend to all you Stitched souls! We have just one story submitted this week - but what a story - We have the absolutely outstanding Hair of the Dog by Aiden Leingod, which has to be read to be believed. And, because we believe in spoiling you with excellent fiction, we have the seventh instalment … Continue reading Stitched Saturday
Hi, horror fans! You still have until next weekend to get your stories in for the next Stitched Saturday - details on last weeks blog - but you'll still get your horror fix this week in the form of the next installments of Born Of A Witch by Nick Paschall and In Dire Straits by … Continue reading Stitched Saturday
Three pictures to provide horror inspiration this week, and you have two weeks to get your pieces of short fiction in for submission on the blog - no word count this week, so let your imaginations run wild! If you submit a tale, post it as a comment to this thread making a clear indication … Continue reading Stitched Saturday
And this is how the world ends - not with a bang or with a whimper, but with some finely crafted pieces of Armageddon-tinged short fiction. The challenge set a fortnight ago was to write a short story (with the theme of "The Apocalypse") but it had to be two hundred words or less... The … Continue reading Stitched Saturday – Apocalypse: Now!
Greetings, horror fans! As there's still another week to get your short stories in - details below - this week sees the continuation of our two serialised stories. We have the 4th part of In Dire Straits by Alisha Jordan, and the 3rd installment of Born of a Witch by Nick Paschall. And, remember, you … Continue reading Stitched Saturday
There wasn't an inspirational picture last week, but we are honoured to host the third part of the excellent In Dire Straits by Alisha Jordon, and the chilling second part of Born of a Witch by Nick Paschall. If you're a fan of narrated horror, my own story Let It Cry is one of the featured … Continue reading Stitched Saturday – Armageddon Days are here again