Nightmare stories, books, poems, and more

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As a young boy of 15, living in a valley bordering Mexico, I was coming of age. I was adventurous and curious, like most other boys by age back then. It was the era of rock and roll, Friday night football, and cruising down main street with your buddies. Read More
A girl lives a nightmare the day before Christmas. What will happen? Read More

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2020’s nightmare vision Is a vision that brings us pain, While people starve in Melbourne Town Rudd procrastinates again. Read More
It is when nightmares become real that the ugliness that lies beneath the sanity of our humanity begins to grow and fester inside the heart and soul of men. Read More
A quick weekend short for review chain's contest. Read More
Your author recounts the strange dream she had last night Read More
A writer's nightmare is to not write. Read More

Tags: nightmare, writer

A small short story about a place between two different realms, somewhere between time and space. Read More

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Comments: 1

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My first story. I have mixed feelings about it now (especially the title), but it’s the baby! Read More
Willow took the penny, although she probably shouldn't have. Read More
A little girl used to think of all her troubles a nightmare which will end soon. But days after days passed away, still the nightmare didn't end. At last, she had to adapt with the reality and stay in real life. Read More

Poem / Editorial and Opinion

January 20, 2021

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Staggering to the finish line Read More

Tags: nightmare, over

Poem / Humor

January 19, 2021

Reads: 69

Comments: 2

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We made it, or did we? Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 06, 2021

Reads: 51

Comments: 1

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i don't think that I need to explain anything , do I ? The title says it all ... but I have to say that 2020 wasn't the best year for most of us so I was inspired to write this to sum up such a relentless and unforgettable year… Read More
Cover image: The Digital Artist on Pixabay. Read More
It's about a man that has a reoccurring nightmare so terrifying that he forces himself to stop sleeping but that only made things worse...it brought his nightmare to life. Read More

Book / Horror

November 13, 2020

Reads: 170

Comments: 1

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A story that I started back four years ago. Never finished writing the rest of a book I had in mind that detailed the starting phases of a horror novel based around vampire mythology and Irish lore. Read More

Reads: 135

Comments: 2

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A short story I wrote a couple years back continuing my Undead saga, but it works as prequel or precursor to my other short tales. Read More
Based on what I experienced a couple of years back when I was suffering from severe insomnia, so I wrote this poem on how it felt and what I was going through. Read More

Poem / Horror

September 05, 2020

Reads: 353

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Nightmares Read More
quick read (less than 800 words): a story about a young boy and his nightmare; a commentary on the state of society. Read More

Poem / Horror

June 27, 2020

Reads: 158

Comments: 2

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nightmare about evil Read More

Tags: evil, nightmare

Reads: 208

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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A man struggles to make sense of his dreams. Which parts are simply dreams, and which parts are distorted realities of the new world? -(Based on a real dream) Read More

Reads: 249

Comments: 4

Shelves: 2

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A short story inspired by a picture prompt from Hullabaloo22. Read More
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