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A man is gradually overtaken by a presence in his home. Read More
New York, 1977. Mark Fraser is a young man who arrives in the city that never sleeps. When he hears about a mysterious house that is cheap on the market, he buys it, unaware of the horror that is to come. Read More
I remember way back when I was a child, not yet a man. Not yet able to understand or comprehend. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

This is a poem that I wrote for a competition. This piece was written in 2 parts. This is part one. This was the part that I didn't enter into the competition, I gave part 2 instead! Nevertheless, it still won first place! So please enjoy part 1, the story… Read More
A dark house in the woods Where nothing holy lives inside, Only the ghosts of yesterday All the people who have died. Read More
The past is like a puzzle. Finding one piece, then fitting it together with another. If you know what you are looking for, everything takes on a different meaning. But that is part of solving the riddle. You can see the whole picture, but it is cracked, parts missing. Read More

Book / Horror

June 13, 2021

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New York, 1977. Milly Rhodes, is a fourteen year old teenager, who is the only girl in her family. When she attends a party one Saturday night, she and her friends, are scared of the killer that is roaming the city that never sleeps. The new Young Adult horror novel… Read More
In the house, there is a mirror that is haunted in New Haven, Connecticut. When Harold Zander arrives, he finds out the mysterious power that affects him. The last Mirror horror novel in the trilogy. Read More
The house is left abandoned, after Fran and her family, leave. When Tracey Anderson, and her daughter, Anna, arrive at the house, Anna becomes transfixed by the cursed mirror. The first sequel to She will come at Midnight. Read More
August, 1973, New York. The Markham House is an old place where death lurks in the dark shadows. Over the last two centuries, its gothic power exerts a supernatural horror that grips everyone who visits there. For Richard Markham, the fear of his ancestors, grips him in a terror that… Read More
Hell House is about two newlyweds Caleb and Blaire who move into an old Victorian house where people have mysterious vanished, everything seems well at first. Then strange and haunting things begin happening and it's up to Caleb to save his wife from the dreaded Hell House! Read More

Tags: hell, house, monsters

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Comments: 2

The Poems House

Just a little pock of fun at madness, maybe the covid kind. Read More
Dedicated to Joe Webb (1946-2021) who died on April 8, 2021 Read More

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There is a Easter Bunny Scout in the house. I don't think Johnny is buying the scout's story. Read More
Cody, the brave one, gets a house-sitting job and learns fear. Read More
A witch, a village, an eviction, and justice brought on by a baby. Ah, you reap what you sow. Read More

Tags: baby, house, witch, village

One can propose an endless series of excuses for one's behaviour, And be terrible all the same. --- One dreamily walked into one's great grandmother's house. One was in the past now. Immediately one intercepts a pungent musty whiff - that of unused fabrics in an old wooden and glass… Read More

Tags: house, sharing, with, a

Two interconnected stories inspired by Lewis Carroll's 'Wonderland'. Cover image: Pawel Czerwinski on Unsplash. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

Some incidents change your life even if you don't want them to ... Read More
ever thought about what it takes a home to be turned into a house? people leaving, carrying away their stuffs along those sheer memories which fades with time. sometimes people leave without leaving, it's a tale of a joint family turning to a nucleated one without being so in reality. Read More

Tags: home, house

Short Story / Horror

January 06, 2021

A visit to a friend at a wrong time. Read More

Tags: horror, house, friend

Just a short story about two icons of Irish folklore and their chance meeting. --- Or was it by chance? Read More
An old man rables on about a house buit by Rodman. Read More

Tags: house, accidents

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The Booksie Classic House

A satire article about sueing Elton John for a new house. Read More
Two cops just doing as ordered, well, kind-da. Read More

Tags: house, van, stakeout

Short Story / Horror

October 30, 2020

Reads: 218

Comments: 4

The The Imaginarium House

What better time to go and visit a house that is said to be haunted. Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More
A rewrite of a much shorter story. Cover image: Hector Falcon on Unsplash. Read More
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