fiction

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.

Luna Alva2 years ago
She's Still Here
I can't really remember when it started, maybe yesterday or a month ago but she's still here. I see her every day and night, she doesn't talk or move, sometimes I think she doesn't even blink though I...
Extra Sauce
"Malls are great places to shop," she said. "You can find everything you need under one roof." Tanya remembered that day like it was yesterday, walking around the gargantuan building stuffed with expe...
Ellys Perry2 years ago
Dream Sequence Drafts
Hey guys, I like to dabble in writing, but like most writers out there, don't expect it to go further than my laptop screen/diary pages. I just want to put some dream sequences on here to see what peo...
Rory D2 years ago
Out of the Blue
“I’m glad you made it,” shouted a man through a thick grey mustache, holding down his hat beneath the whirling blades of a helicopter. His haircut was fresh, cut close to the skin, and he was dressed ...
Denise Willis2 years ago
The Last Turn On The Right
The wind outside was beating a branch against the window, and the night was cold, but not as cold as the fear that gripped me inside when I first met a demon, and I will never know a cold like that ag...
Kourtney Risher2 years ago
She Saved Ryan Denning
It was 2 AM and the moonlight poured through the window pane, highlighting the pale sleeping face of Ryan Denning. He breathed slow, his bony diaphragm moving to the beat of his steady pulse. His bedr...
Jenny Lynn2 years ago
Mystery in the Meadow
Late afternoon bells rang in the air, stinging the summer heat and combatting the screams of children, running along streets and paths, dancing away from the school building and all the way to their h...
Alyssa Gammell2 years ago
Elf on The Shelf Pt. 2
With one box packed, I exited the room and went to the old kitchen with creaking floorboards and broken cupboards. “Dad!” I shouted when I saw him unpacking his candles. I had always thought that Popp...
Dark
She turned her head to the left and peered behind. It was dark. She couldn't see him but she knew he was there. Her face forward, she began to walk a bit quicker. Her steps light on the cobblestones. ...
Liam Wisker2 years ago
Message in a Bottle
L’Ollonais was born a whisper that thundered up to a roar. At first a name, a rumour, a blemish in the gutters of Port Royal. Tales told by those returning from isles as near as Tortuga and further af...
Storm Harper2 years ago
Who Is Peter England? (Pt. 2)
The day I met him felt no different than any other. My parents had already left for their business trip, so I made myself breakfast, got myself ready and left for school. I walked my normal route, all...
Storm Harper2 years ago
Who Is Peter England?
Hello. I won't tell you my name, because that is of little importance. It gives no… substance to this story. I will, however, tell you how I became what I am today. I’ll tell you just how it happened....
Kyle Shamburg2 years ago
Eyemun
Mom and Dad tucked me in for the night. I laid awake listening to the radio coming from the other room reporting a tornado coming. I couldn't sleep the noise from the outside was too loud. The screech...
Bree K2 years ago
Not this House
It was a joke! It was just supposed to be a joke! Get in, scare the freak, get out! What's happening? Why is this happening?! The chorus of pounding feet thundered through the halls, nearly splinterin...
Alyce Crane2 years ago
Sleep Attacks
For as long as I can remember I have had bad night experiences. My name is Asher and I’m writing these experiences down before I lose the memory holding them. The earliest experience I can remember wa...
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Brandy Austin2 years ago
The Night Time Man
It’s a stormy night in the south of Texas around 9 PM. Candice, 10, and her mother Darlene, 28, lay on the couch watching television in their small trailer. “It’s getting late, hun,” Darlene says in h...
Shera Prague2 years ago
Haunting
“I’m telling you, horror movies just aren’t scary anymore!” I say, giggling as we walk in through the door. “Come on, you can’t tell me that there weren’t a couple jump scares in there that got you.” ...
It Was a Bad Day for a Bad Kid
Richard Durn was a bad kid; he always had been. He was the third child out of four: two older brothers and a baby sister. His siblings were of an easy nature, sweet children who were about a year apar...