|The Weird: A Compendium of Strange and Dark Stories
Edited by Ann and Jeff VanderMeer
The Other Side (Excerpt), by Alfred Kubin. Translated by Mike Mitchell. (1908)
The dystopian city of Pearl is undergoing a strange sleeping sickness that sends everyone in the city, except the American, into an immediate sleep - wherever they are.
The Screaming Scull, by F. Marion Crawford (1908)
An unnamed character describes in stream-of-consciousness his feelings of guilt about the death, and potential murder, of an acquaintance. He worries, but is in denial, that the skull of the dead woman is haunting his home.