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Blood Part 2 -

By authorised1960

The first sequel to my story 'Blood'

Short Story | Updated Apr 11, 2015 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0

Blood Part 3

By authorised1960

Part 3 of my series

Short Story | Updated Apr 11, 2015 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0


By Jl Reaper

Can she get away with blackmail?

Short Story | Updated Apr 9, 2015 | Reads: 92 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: blackmail, greed, business, money, crime, death, evil, frame, framed, suspense, thriller, short, evil, dark, boss

The Ache

By Theoutcastjohn

Mark has found the worst experience of seeing up to five dead people his hotel room...as well as a man who seeks nothing but the personal aid to who knows what??

Short Story | Updated Apr 9, 2015 | Reads: 32 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: got, to, get, some, pills, man, for, those, aches.

No Remorse by kingbob23

No Remorse

By kingbob23

A mysterious man murdered a family and decides to confess for his crimes, all the while showing a gleeful exhilaration from the action. A detective slowly works the confession out of him, but must deal with the horrific details of the murder.

Short Story | Updated Apr 8, 2015 | Reads: 98 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: dark, crime, murder, death

The Last Laugh

By Jl Reaper

A women attempts to steal a priceless ring.

Short Story | Updated Apr 6, 2015 | Reads: 176 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: comedy, funny, bathroom, disgusting, dark, evil, death, old, mystery, crime, thriller, suspense, short, money

Random Hijacker

By Jl Reaper

Will he find the body in the trunk of her car?

Short Story | Updated Apr 3, 2015 | Reads: 114 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: death, murder, hijacker, hijacking, stealing, robbery, marriage, mystery, crime, dark, evil, thriller, suspense, short

The Storm Murders

By Keith Evan Bourne

A number of murders take place at a Nurses accommodation block at a local hospital, a local Detective is sent to investigate and what he finds out will change his life forever.

Short Story | Updated Apr 3, 2015 | Reads: 165 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0

Let's Play Bingo by Robert Kasch

Let's Play Bingo

By Robert Kasch

WARNING: Drugs, sex and rock and roll. Well, two out of three. Skip this story and do something wholesome.

Short Story | Updated Apr 2, 2015 | Reads: 74 | Comments: 6 | Likes: 2
Tags: insane, drugs, murder, horror, crime, prison

The Hypnotist

By Jl Reaper

A woman is struggling with depression.

Short Story | Updated Apr 1, 2015 | Reads: 110 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: hypnotherapy, psychologist, mystery, crime, suspense, depression, suicide, suspense, thriller, murder, dark, evil, death, short

Confession by Readergirl


By Readergirl

Nokken had, a long while ago, claimed to be a merchant that merely wanted to rest his bones at their castle. He's been there for a while so far and Diana's starting to question his motives. Who is he really? And what are his true motives? The only thing she really knows about his is that he's a...

Short Story | Updated Apr 1, 2015 | Reads: 36 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0

Tax Scam Part 1

By Joseph Mark

For my readers in the United States, this tax scam has exploded. Especially since the deadline to file tax returns is approaching. It may turn into an interesting series though.

Short Story | Updated Apr 1, 2015 | Reads: 15 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 3


By Jl Reaper

Why are people vanishing?

Short Story | Updated Mar 30, 2015 | Reads: 162 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: vanish, vanishing, christianity, death, sadism, blood, knife, short, suspense, mystery, crime, suspense, evil, dark, thriller

Rose's Secret

By Godfrey Green

A mysterious maid turns out to have a secret life.

Short Story | Updated Mar 29, 2015 | Reads: 168 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: fiction, mystery, childhood, domestic, servants

Concerto by Chris Green


By Chris Green

If only Nia Buendía had had larger hands, you might be talking about her today. As it is her musical journey has followed many twists and turns.

Short Story | Updated Mar 28, 2015 | Reads: 31 | Comments: 4 | Likes: 2
Tags: mystery, piano, music, classical, jazz, mbalax, voodoo, history

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