Nightmare stories, books, poems, and more

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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

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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

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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

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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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This was based off a nightmare I had and it's my first piece of writing. It's a short read, and I would absolutely love feedback. Thank you! Read More

Short Story / Horror

November 28, 2014

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Comments: 1

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This is just a skeleton of a story I decided to write on a whim. It is the beginnings of a psychological horror story. Read More
This is a dream I had the other night and decided to expand on it. The scene is similar to cheekwood in nashville TN Read More

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The 'The Odd Ones' House

We all have bad dreams at some point or another... Read More
This is my first poem I've wrote and hope you enjoy. Read More

Tags: nightmare

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Happy Halloween! Spooky dead man haunts a person in their dreams. Read More
A small town is suddenly thrown into terror as something unknown approaches and sends the inhabitants into a panic. Read More
Nightmares, the common definition- taken for a fearful episode of events or visions. Usually describe as TERROROUS, SCARY, FRIGHTENING. But not for some. To them it is a vivid dream of comfort. Read More

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"I'll get him back. Even if I have to take his place I'll bring him home" They say that true love is unbreakable. Cory knows different, ever since that autumn day when Aunty Karen came back after fourteen years, terrified of her wife beyond belief. Nobody knows what they do… Read More
When Emma set off in the cold to try and find Christmas presents for her poor family, this was the last thing she thought would happen. Read More
After years of nightmares and night terrors this is all i have to say Read More
A man takes refuge from reality in his dreams, where he finds a terror beyond imagining. Read More
I usually write about my feelings. This poem isn't particularly brilliant, but it does show what I was feeling. Enjoy. Read More
This is an actual nightmare I had (hence the title). We were studying Literature After The Bomb in English Extension 1 at the time, and I think I got a little too into it. Basically, literature in this time period reflects people's fear and mistrust after the Hiroshima bomb was… Read More
This is Unfinished...I found it while cleaning it was on a piece of scrap paper...I tend to write or start ideas and I forget half the things I write... I think it was about a man being chased by himself...idk I'll start writing it again and it'll come to me...lol...my… Read More

Poem / Poetry

July 25, 2014

Reads: 169

Comments: 1

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taken from my book, "As The marker Snaps" Read More

Reads: 384

Comments: 8

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What happens when a simple nightmare... turns even worse? **For the Real or Unreal Short Story Contest** Read More
It's about a succubus, demon hunters and a young girl becoming a woman of sorts... Read More
DEMONS. A tormented man's nightmare. His struggle with conflict, acceptance and adaptation. In ones experience there are three thought processes. Narration/the story, first person/reasoning and feeling/thought process. Read More
Her claws gripped on my flesh as I felt my soul get out of my body, and I fell, to the cold ground, I was half asleep half awake, within a dream... Read More
For Tanya, darkness was something more than absence of light.... Read More
I have written this story for Jack Dragonblood's Summer Night short story contest. The story is all about a romantic beach date at night which turned to be a nightmare for Bella. Read More
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