Gothic stories, books, poems, and more

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A short story I wrote a while ago about a hermit up in some Appalachian mountain who must deal with the world he left behind encroaching upon his sanctuary. Read More
This is Part Two of my short poetry book, 30 Letters to Franklin. Please enjoy this tale of the equally strange, rather charismatic, unknown writer. Read More

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On the day of Christmas, I am waiting for your death to finally bring you the great sleep... Read More
The grand opening of a play. A hero must battle through odds to be united with his girlfriend. Will the play be a piece of fiction or real life? Read More

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my second attempt at writing a sonnet. Read More

Tags: gothic, goth

The night before Valentine's Day. A man will approach a mysterious lamp post. The only lamp post with a light on. He will meet a girl who seems lost and upset, and he will make her happy, which will make her want to meet him again. Is this two people… Read More

Poem / Romance

April 24, 2022

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"A truly haunting write." Read More

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Two girls leaving a party find themselves lost walking home. A mysterious phone box in the middle of nowhere, and a masked stalker who has eyes on them. Could you take them home? Read More
A collection of chilling tales, each one different than the last. Do you dare risk turning these blood-soaked pages? I cannot guarantee you'll emerge unscathed, but if you wish to trespass down these cobwebbed halls take heed of the faint creaks and eerie moans within these walls... Beware for these… Read More

Book / Horror

February 11, 2022

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Excerpts from the Monitor Constance Penrose's opera omnia, it is the indispensable compendium for a better understanding of the gothic environment called A.G.E. Read More

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When an epitome of Chaos is awakened, it is never good. For any of the parties involved. S'zaa is free, now. Read More
Autobiographical poem about a delusion I had of being the antichrist. Read More

Book / Horror

January 07, 2022

Short story (1217 words), mild Gothic drama. Read More

Tags: gothic, victorian

A man encounters a horror he created; A son must decide to forgive or forget. Read More

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Based on an old fairytale with some embellishments. Was inspired by Neil Gaiman and Angela carter's work. Read More

Book / Horror

November 04, 2021

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The Renfield Institute in Miami was built after the Great Miami Hurricane of 1926. On St. Judas Island in the Everglades, a solid concrete structure housed a variety of mentally challenged patients. And perhaps not only. Read More

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The House of Dark Skulls is not the place for teenagers to go during Halloween. When Alison Blanchard, and her friends, go there, they meet a strange girl who is holding a skull, and into the Black Arts. The new version of the old horror novel by Robert Helliger. Read More

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Arabella Manning, 14, and her girlfriend, Hilary Marsh, also 14, are lesbians in Minnesota, with the power of touching, a supernatural gift that can cause mayhem in the city. Read More
Arabella Chase is a fourteen year old teenager in Minnesota. When a series of murders happen in the city, as they die from touching, she tries to find out who is the killer. Read More

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Beyond the Veil is hidden a world of creatures and situations that most is not known. That thrill you try, that shadow you believe that you have seen, that whisper you feel just behind the ear: everything is hidden behind the Veil. Read More

Book / Poetry

July 20, 2021

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Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More

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In the city of London, England, Christine Day, the opera singer, struggles to deal with Erik, the mysterious Phantom who lives in the Paris Underground. After a successful tour of Manhattan, in New York, America, she goes to England. But, as she does so, she is still haunted by his… Read More

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Jack couldn't remember where love ended and revenge began, only that They were still out there. He could remember that he would never be happy again. He remembered that Something lived in the woods, and he needed to kill it. Whether because he loved his family or hated his fate… Read More

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The The Horror House House

Laura was in pain. She didn't really care what it took to take it away. Read More

Short Story / Horror

April 15, 2021

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Comments: 2

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A haunting short story. England 1937. An afternoon drive leads three men to an isolated house. A brief encounter with its Keeper unleashes a series of uncanny events, whose sinister purpose slowly becomes apparent. Read More
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