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Legends tell of an ancient beast Said to stalk the night It flew from the east Its howel fills the soul with fright Read More

Poem / Horror

October 02, 2019

Reads: 123

Comments: 6

Shelves: 1

The The Imaginarium House

Please note: this poem will also appear in the Imaginarium House Autumn/Halloween Collection. Cover image: Colton Sturgeon on Unsplash. Read More

Reads: 99

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Summer is not fun for everyone. Read More

Reads: 92

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Let me introduce you to a lesser known character from folklore. Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More

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"Satire is not dead! If I may say so, this is a rather feminine view. I speak as a responsible road user, of course! " Read More

What happened in the underground sewerage system of the town. Read More

Tags: horror, creature

A lesser creature craved for its life. Read More

Poem / Romance

April 04, 2019

Reads: 175

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The The Imaginarium House

Written for a Character in my WIP (Locked Behind Amethyst Eyes) Enjoy :) Read More
Grief is a terrible thing to experience, and for the irrational and overpowering imagination of young Elliot, it feels as though he’s living in a nightmare. Having succumbed to the loss of his mother, Elliot experiences depression while his father has had to be strong about the situation. While sitting… Read More
This is part of the Hair universe, set after the war has ended, but has always felt like the start of something bigger than just a short story. Am thinking of putting this up for First Chapter Novel Contest. Tell me what you think. Read More
Sometimes the safest place...is out there. Read More

Poem / Horror

August 03, 2018

Reads: 224

Comments: 4

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

A gothic collaboration with the great Hullabaloo22! With shadows their only company, they're alone without a choice. Until he can lure her into the depths to release her grieving voice. Read More

Reads: 249

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Another Hair Anthology piece. Set after the creature known as Follicle has taken over the world. Let me know what you think. Read More
After the creature know as Follicle takes over the world, one desperate survivor is hunted by the thing which used to be his wife. First Draft. Looking for feedback. Read More

Reads: 385

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

When his cat finds something weird, it changes his world. This is an origin story and I'm looking for feedback. Read More
Stanley, a young man afflicted by a strange terror, must face his new fear and it will not be easy. Read More

Poem / Humor

July 05, 2018

Reads: 227

Comments: 1

The Poems House

{Trying to blend a two-style rhyming poem.} --- As for the story line: Not all things turn out the way they do in the movies, but some things turn up in the ???. Read More

Reads: 383

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

What shadow round yonder pen lurks? Read More
Darius, a creature with hare-like features, ventures out into the strange jungle and discovers a wide variety of unique species! Read More

Reads: 415

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Broke down on a mountainous lonely road between home and work, Josie Metcalf is frightened by strange noises from the surrounding forest. Is something stalking her or is someone just playing a sick game to frighten her? Josie will soon learn the truth even if its not her intention.… Read More

Reads: 291

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Every night, she watches . . . Read More
A little blurb inspired by "The Music of the Night" from the musical. Read More

Tags: love, run, creature, ring

The town of Texarkana was overrun by a wild dog pack that originally killed livestock, and now the game of life and death has started, families were being ripped apart by Wolfgang and his sidekick Sheba. Can they stop this bloodthirsty bunch of canines? Read More

Tags: creature, animal

Reads: 294

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is the first part of an incomplete short story. Read and enjoy a scary story about the mysteries in the woods! Read More
Learning Lane was a show ingrained in the memory of children for many reasons. Charm, wit, and respect to name a few. Jack was one of those kids. Tonight, it will be ingrained in his mind yet again, but for... other reasons... Read More

Script / Thrillers

December 28, 2016

Reads: 527

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

Always keep an eye out...when you're on the run. Read More

Book / Fantasy

September 29, 2016

Reads: 2285

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

In a distant realm, a young Felecetii--a race of anthropomorphic feline conquerors--discovers meaning and a greater purpose with the help of an oddball wizard. Guided by the spellcaster, he learns the secrets to his past and of his future... Read More
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