monster

Monsters and horror go hand in hand; explore horrific creatures, beasts and hairy scaries like Freddy Krueger, Frankenstein and far beyond.

Nicole Emery5 days ago
A Guide for the Different Zombies
The world of literature and media are infected with the threat of zombies. In general, zombies have lost their humanity and are out for blood. If you get in contact with them either by saliva or by bl...
Taylor Jordon8 days ago
Nightmare
I've been here before. The oak floorboards that creak at random intervals, the yellow-ochre walls, and the off-white doors. The smell of rotting flesh and the site of coagulated blood spattering cover...
M. J.S16 days ago
Series: Riddled
The moon was high and hidden beneath black clouds. I stood at the foot of the long corridor dominated by tall, wet trees and broad lampposts, as if guards, placed ten feet exactly apart. I took a brav...
Scarlett Love17 days ago
A Wolf's Cry
A wolf’s cry is what I hear at night. This is the first time I've ever heard it. It’s an unsettling sound to hear so late at night. What made it worse was the fact that I lived alone in my big house a...
Brenden Davisa month ago
He
The worst thing about the monster is that He never stopped chasing, and thus, we never got a rest. He was a being of endless stamina and dedication and determination. There was no getting away. You we...
Mac Childsa month ago
The Spirit of Emory Mountain
This story takes place about 20 years ago; I was new with the department at the time and was just really getting my bearings. While I may have embellished a little on the dialogue, make no mistake, th...
Sydney Essex2 months ago
Alien
I live in the shadows. No one sees me. I don’t need a name… yet I’ve apparently been given the name “Alien.” They don’t know me. They wouldn’t want to if they had ever laid eyes on me. I guess I’m pre...
Bruce Arnold II2 months ago
Cage
I sat in front of the cage in a leather recliner staring through the bars as the girl began to open her eyes. She let out a soft groan and lifted her head to look around. Her eyelids were still droopi...
E.L. Smart2 months ago
Lifeless
They said it was a nasty thing. A thing that slithers rather than use two legs. A thing that chose to hiss in the ears it crept into. A thing with scaly flesh, made to lurk and sneak. A thing that wou...
Alicia 2 months ago
How to Survive a Zombie Apocalypse
First and foremost, no one in their right mind knows how a zombie apocalypse will turn out, or if it even will happen. But there are a lot of people who literally are prepared for this sort of scenari...
Chelsea Winona2 months ago
Lavender
I look over the side of the boat, looking for the scales that keep making that awful music. I have listened to this fish sing for what seems like hours now. Her voice is so shrill that it's almost lik...
The Toasted Hydro3 months ago
Survival Journal Entry Three
No journal entry yesterday because not much happened so it will just go in with today's. Our scavengers came back and gave a full debrief of what happened when they were attacked. It turns out that th...
Kasey Renee3 months ago
The Girl
You wake up in a room in a panic. It’s not your bed, nor your room, but it seems to have claimed you. You have no idea how you got here. But here you are. Almost like you were born here and that you b...
Monsters
Your body kind of sways to the sound of music heard in the distance as you clutch your gun closer hoping the twitters in the shadows heard down the alleys to each side of you aren’t monsters stalking ...
Monty Shaw3 months ago
Howl
HOWL HOWL "Is anyone out there!? Please!" I can't be alone anymore, I don't want this life, I refuse this. All of it. Ever since my change, I've wanted nothing but to slaughter the young, old, innocen...
The Knock
Henry Carter froze at his desk, the candle flickering next to him after his sharp intake of breath. His heart pounded against his chest and his lungs felt as if they would burst from the tight hold he...
Natalie Davies4 months ago
The Last Shortcut
The sky above my head is grey but getting darker as the seconds fly past, the first few raindrops starting to fall hit the ground. I yank up the hood of my jacket, tucking my auburn, wavy hair behind ...
Faith Ackerman4 months ago
The Thing in the Corner of Your Eye
Felix stood in the corner fidgeting. He felt the familiar lump in his throat that you get when you think you have to throw up. Wrinkling his nose, letting out an exasperated sigh, he shuddered. He hat...