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What happens when the city goes to bed, and you can live inside your head? Read More

Reads: 1200

Comments: 2

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Humanity has always had a primal fear of the dark, deep down we've always known that there was something lurking in the corners of our world intent on doing us harm. But humanity isn't powerless, there has always been those who would defend us. Standing alone against the dark. Read More
These are my haunted dreams. I've been having them for... so long. Make them stop. Read More
She dreams a dream that forgets that reality still exists. Inspired by Darkenedowlz "Wonderful Wishing" Read More
kids living in poverty playing in a parking lot at night discover an unusual conduit away from modern wilds -- a short story I wrote after being startled awake by a nightmare Read More
Just how often do you wake up? Or...never? Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 17, 2015

Reads: 490

Comments: 2

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The title is self-explanatory. Tsuki means moon in Japanese. Read More
A short campfire story of a girl who is swallowed up by her closet and never seen again. Read More

Reads: 885

Comments: 15

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Conner Deighan is a smart, fun-loving eight year old little boy. Like most kids his age Conner fears the dark and it all seems normal. Until Conner’s family gets into a horrible car accident and his fears become a little more perplexing. The dark isn’t just dark anymore. In fact,… Read More

Poem / Other

March 20, 2015

I wrote this when I was 10 years old. Now all these years later I understand what it means... Chronos is coming Read More
A short poem written in the style of Edgar Allen Poe's "The Raven." Read More

Short Story / Horror

March 07, 2015

Reads: 706

Comments: 2

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The only things Peter wanted in his world is to understand happiness, to feel the warmth of love and to know what it's like to be safe. However, will this actually be possible? With the nightmares and psychological conditions that haunt him, with all the world united against him, with… Read More
During the second World war, Major Rommelfanger of the German millitary, has been given a promotion to take hold of the Belzec,Poland. Read More

Reads: 932

Shelves: 1

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Sometimes the only way to find peace is to let it all go. Read More

Short Story / Horror

February 11, 2015

Reads: 406

Comments: 1

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A story about the things that go creak in the night Read More

Short Story / Horror

January 28, 2015

Reads: 598

Comments: 1

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I wrote this for a college level creative writing course, but I never got feedback from my teacher as I turned it in towards the end of the semester. I don't consider myself as much of a writer, but I enjoyed writing this piece and like it. So I'm looking… Read More
Its a story about some evil thieves killing people and robbing banks that got stopped by ((The One)) that kills them all and their leader and saves the country from them. Read More
Continuing The Nightmare. Must read chapter one to understand. Michaelangelo POV Read More
In a dream James goes inside an abandon building, but is guided by a voice to exit this place. Out of cuioristy he peaks inside a dark corridor in which the voice dubs "the corridor of fear" because it says that it brings your fear to life. But the voice… Read More

Short Story / Horror

December 31, 2014

Reads: 384

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

It all came down to those China Blue eyes, the sort only dolls and retouched photos of supermodels have. It occurred to him that in horror stories, toys always start moving by their own accord when something spooky is about to happen. A doll with such a pair of eyes… Read More
A horribly written retelling of a nightmare I had. (Not finished yet) Read More

Reads: 359

Comments: 1

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A man recounts a memory from his childhood of a night when something unexplainable and nightmarish pays him a visit in the dead of night, trying to convince him to let him into the house. Read More

Reads: 658

Comments: 6

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Rachel,a young woman in her late 20's, is struggling between handling depression, and saving a nearly dead marriage.When she begins having nightmares of an all black figure, she begins to ask questions, the answers to which she may not want to have revealed. Read More
A man that can see into the dreams of others witnesses a nightmare. Read More
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