I’ve got a little list… of 25 favorite short stories

A fantastic list from William Meikle. Have you read them all?


 Another day, another list… 25 of my favorite short stories in no particular order…

1. Sticks – Karl Edward Wagner
2. Smoke Ghost – Fritz Leiber
3. Macintosh Willy – Ramsey Campbell
4. A Rose for Ecclesiastes – Roger Zelazny
5. The Ones Who Walk Away From Omelas – Ursula Le Guin
6. The Color out of Space – H. P. Lovecraft
7. The Streets of Ashkelon – Harry Harrison
8. Repent, Harlequin said the Tick-Tock Man – Harlan Ellison
9. The Lottery – Shirley Jackson
10. The Willows – Algernon Blackwood
11. The Gorgon – Tanith Lee
12. Time Considered as a Helix of Semi-Precious Stones – Samuel Delaney
13. The Events at Poroth Farm – T. E. D. Klein
14. The Veldt – Ray Bradbury
15. The Signal Man – Charles Dickens
16. The Yellow Wallpaper – Charlotte Perkins Gilman
17. Caterpillars – E. F. Benson
18. Pigeons…

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