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Horror fiction that delivers on its promise to scare, startle, frighten and unsettle. These stories are fake, but the shivers down your spine won't be.

LaLa Leo25 days ago
Don't Go There
Written: January 2019 When you're chasing your dream, do you oftentimes wonder if you're really chasing a nightmare? With deadly hazards looming and lurking around every nook and cranny, it is a mirac...
Davyd LaPonsiea month ago
Routine
“What an adventure,” Sarah said aloud, while gazing at the stars. Having no idea what time it is or where on Earth she is exactly is liberating in some ways. A small fire crackles outside of the re-en...
Bri a month ago
Static Mirror
A raving lunatic sat upon the ground, verbally assaulting the sensitivities of all within his near proximity. To any glancing ear not partaking in the verbal vomit, the world might merely be ending in...
Jaime Heidela month ago
'The Echo' - Chapter 28
The Echo - Chapter 27 “Honey, hand me those green beans?” Kimberly asked as she turned on the burner. Lynn was standing on a chair by the counter, helping her mother wash and cut vegetables for dinner...
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MJ Dunna month ago
Imagine... You're Me
Chapter 1 Imagine, you’re me. You’re 14, living with your mom, visiting your dad every other weekend. You’re a girl. You rate an “OK” on the scale between “Yuck” and “WOW.”And you’re tall, like 5’10” ...
Fabelnoir Seriesa month ago
The Goings on of Cole’s Fortress, 1687, in the Words of a Fiddler
It couldn’t be truer. It could not be more sickeningly accurate: Old King Cole was a merry old soul, and a merry old soul was he. I shudder as I write these words this fine and tragic morning. The con...
Jaime Heidela month ago
'The Echo' - Chapter 27
The Echo - Chapter 26 The house phone rang as soon as Kimberly and Lynn walked through the front door. It was Cheryl. Lynn made motions to her mother that she was going upstairs to her room, and Kimbe...
. Durzarina .a month ago
A Little Spill of Blood
A girl in her young adult years stalked the darkness. Her hood loomed over her face, as she slunk silently in the black empty streets. Bounding up the side of the building she jumped up, passing the l...
J.E. Wyatta month ago
Family Man
The black ink blotches fall on the thin paper from the crushed pen in my hand. This is the hand that is a part of the problem; a roadblock is what it also could be called. Whatever I call the problem,...
Rodney Goodalla month ago
Mbala the Goblin
Mbala was well aware of the answer, but having the Goblin King Guard smack his head against the tree was not encouraging him to share it. The big guard screamed into Mbala’s ear, “Do you know anything...
Jade McCullocha month ago
'Zombie Bite'
"You look like Carrie on prom night," I said. I aimed my gun at the man's face. I didn't want to shoot him, but I knew that I might have to. I studied the man, but I couldn't decide if he posed a thre...
Jake Smitha month ago
The Beast
(WARNING: Blood/Gore, Strong Language, and some sexual suggestiveness.) “Ready!... set!... HUT!!” The ball flew behind the center as I raced and crashed into the offensive line of the opposing team. G...
Rachel Jacobsa month ago
Cows
I awoke on a farm. I laid on a wooden floor inside a barn, looking toward two big, open doors that revealed light and fluffy green grass being grazed upon by the cows roaming the field. A light breeze...
Jake Smitha month ago
The White Abyss (Prologue)
The White Abyss: By : Jake James Morris Smith Jr. <BREAKING NEWS> “After several of our international meteorologists and geologist observing the Arctic Circle for several months. They have confirmed t...
J.P. Asha month ago
The Necromancer
Anfarin made a noise, somewhere between a sigh and scoff. “Indeed.” Sonass agreed, shaking his cowled head and clasping his nose with a robed hand. The chilled air of the crypt did nothing to weaken t...
Teya Hoopera month ago
Fix You
"Can you hear me?" My ear twitched. Was the voice real? "That's it, you're waking now." I force my eyes open, a fluttering gooey mess. "Take it easy. There you are. Not too fast now." I tried to sit u...
Erin Phelan2 months ago
Wages of Sin
Gravel crunched under the wheels of the Ford Explorer as it pulled into the driveway. The headlights cut through the darkness and washed the house in dull light as it turned around the side of the hou...
Erin Phelan2 months ago
Bad Breath
Timothy Meyers groaned as his alarm went off; he hated getting up early to go to school. He turned over and got out of bed, yawning loudly before he padded down the hallway into the bathroom. He brush...