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Some time in June 1964, mercenary Irish-born British Major Thomas Harry, better known as Major â€˜Madâ€™ Harry, is rehired... » Read
this is a short story i wrote for my english class about a serial killer who only leaves behind hip bones as evidence.
Short Story | Updated May 15, 2013 | Reads: 7 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
By Max Steinberg
Written as an assignment for my 10th Grade American Literature class, this short story plays with the themes and ideals of Romanticism in a grim, Lovecraft-inspired setting.
While many works of Romantic literature emphasize the beauty and strength of the natural and mysterious, this work...
A story reminiscent of the style of Horror genius H. P. Lovecraft. The story follows Charles Finn, a historian who receives a strange delivery, and an even stranger visitor who reveals a terrifying truth.
By Daniel Mullaney
A married couple take a detour on the way to their holiday destination. They find themselves in a mysterious place, and in a situation that is out of their control.
David is struck with the news that his friend Chester has died. He is left some objects so he can go through the mystery of his friendÂ´s death and afterwards to face it.
One short story I came up with in a weekend. After showing these to some friends I decided to upload it on the...
This a surreal travelling story with very little explained. This is a character I have used before although I'm not sure if this is the first chapter of a novel or not. The focus is primarily on the workings of the mind.
By Doc Holland
H.P. Lovecraft inspired story of a man exploring areas best left undisturbed.
Short Story | Updated Jun 15, 2012 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 2
By John Stark
this my tribute to HP Lovecraft and his unique style of writing.
Short Story | Updated May 19, 2012 | Reads: 5 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
This may be a bit exclusive for the ones not aware of/ not interested in Lovecraft's work.
A supervisor, whose employees are victims of her sadistic perversions, drives one of them to their death. Her supervisor and the Shop Steward threaten dire consequences if she refuses to reform herself but neither they nor the staff have any faith in her compliance. Then a new employee transfers...
By Dc Wiles
Something is happening...something big. No one quite knows what and no one knows exactly why, but something big is coming and no one is safe.
Short Story | Updated Mar 2, 2012 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
By Matthew Bissonnette
A couple who are on the run from the mob happen upon a small isolated hamlet in the vast swamps of Florida. There they discover a terror they cannot expect.
I want to write a complete story for this. As for now, It's an excerpt about a guy who sought a place t rest up in a tree. He is awakened b the chanting of some unearthly tribal men.
This is a first step into the world of madness I have created. It tells of a type of Space "Cabin Fever" that sets in after the captain of the space shuttle comes into contact with a Divine Elder.
Short Story | Updated Jun 22, 2011 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
A nameless writer from the rural town of Cysterlia and his friend Bob, an engineer, are willingly dragged into an expedition that might be the life changing experience they have been waiting for, and bestow onto them eternal recognition in the fields of science and history.
However, the man who...