The Lair of the Star-Spawn - August Derleth & Mark Scherer
(Before Roswell opened the flood-gates of imagination, early writers of
fantasy had conceived of mysterious cities derived from visitors from
other star systems. They were already small, evil, and dangerous.)
The Vacant Lot - Mary Wilkins-Freeman
When the property next door has not been built upon, and you get your
house beside it for an unbelievable deal, there is probably a good
Proof - S. Fowler Wright
A plan to make the nation of France smarter with the aid of the
guillotine to remove the stupid of the land needs to be reconsidered.
Come Now the Power - Roger Zelazny
May the force be with another, the one who delivers the power to the one
who receives it.
The Moth Message - Laurence Manning
Don't look directly at the wings of butterflies lest one turn out to
be a moth that will entreat you to come into the ruined remnants of
an ancient civilization.
The Friendly Demon - Daniel DeFoe
Even a seemingly friendly spirit can have ulterior motives.
Dark Hollow - Emil Petaja
Hanging around fungi can lead to an explosion of spores.
An Inhabitant of Carcosa - Ambrose Bierce
The man, seeking the place, discovers his own essence.
The Monster God of Mamurth - Edmond Hamilton
Avoid mysterious places with warning icons of things that are big and