Phobia stories, books, poems, and more

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Maddie Carson, a thirteen year old teenager from New York, suffers from Nyctophobia, the fear of the night. When her parents, Edward and Anne Carson, go out for dinner, Maddie's night goes bad when her mind wanders...and the horror comes. Read More

Short Story / Other

October 23, 2020

Reads: 194

Comments: 1

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Sarah had been afraid of spiders all her life. It was just something that she had in her head, this fear of those creatures. What if things were not as straightforward as they seemed? Read More

Reads: 422

Comments: 3

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Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 28, 2019

Reads: 343

Comments: 1

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A poem about Social Phobia (i.e) Social Anxiety Disorder (SAD) Read More
"Fear is a disease that eats away at logic and makes man inhuman." ~ Marian Anderson Haphephobia: A fear of touching or being touched. Katherine Price has suffered from haphephobia since the tender age of 3. Although she is surrounded by love thanks to her foster parents, it doesn't ease… Read More

Reads: 546

Comments: 3

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Tags: anxiety, phobia

Book / Thrillers

July 26, 2017

Reads: 872

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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A disturbed man spends his time purposefully trying to induce phobias in children. Read More

Tags: trauma, ghoul, phobia

sardine can poem Read More

Tags: phobia, can, sardine

I have always had a severe phobia of feathers but sometimes phobias just have to be confronted. Read More

Short Story / Other

December 26, 2015

Reads: 566

Comments: 3

The 'The Odd Ones' House

Sometimes, lonely is so lonely alone. Read More

Tags: phobia

This poem comes from a personal experience of mine. It's about your mind, and how what you do effects it. And no, it isn't about drugs, it's more about psychological phenomena. Read More

Reads: 939

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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Young Mabel Burke enjoyed the pampered New England lifestyle of parties and popularity until Tessa Weiler shook her from her pink cloud, hailing down a storm of self-doubt and insecurities that would haunt Mabel for years to come. Her only hope of restoring the sound life and mind she once… Read More
Phobia: A horror novel, is a novel which focuses on James. James lives in a house with his sister after his mother passed away and his Father abandoned them. What he doesn't know is that this house holds secrets even more darker then he would expect... Author's Comment: This novel… Read More
For Tanya, darkness was something more than absence of light.... Read More
When Bailey takes the Doctor to her college in Portsmouth on a quiet Sunday afternoon, she and her friend Louise discover that the building isn't as empty as it seems. Read More
When Carmilla attacks a clown she is sent to an institution, can she overcome her phobia? Or will her phobia overcome her? Read More

Tags: suspense, phobia

Poem / Horror

February 09, 2014

Reads: 472

Comments: 2

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Meg screamed as the elevator plunged thirty stories Read More

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Comments: 59

Shelves: 1

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I wrote this short story for a Phobia contest. I chose 'Fear of being closed in' as my theme. I hope you enjoy reading it~ Read More
Young boy falls asleep in the bathroom of a library. Closed and locked in he must make it through the night...all alone. Read More

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Comments: 2

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Young boy falls asleep in the bathroom of a library. Closed and locked in he must make it through the night, all alone. Read More
A trip to the Dentist, with dentophobia. Written for Rebecca1994's Phobia contest. Read More
Tucker rides a bus for the first time. His fears and prejudices come to light at the words and actions of his fellow passengers. A very short story (just over a thousand words). Contains strong language and adult imagery. I may continue this story! Read More
For PossiblyMine's Summer's Coming Contest Everyone experiences fear in their lives, there is not a singal fearless person on this planet. Some people may think they're fearless but it's mostly just ego. Now just imagine a place where fear is a good thing. A world where, without fear, we never… Read More
Just expressing my feelings. A Little Emotional. Read More

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Comments: 2

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I have a small family, but not one you would expect. Read More
This is about me and the life my family and I have shared. My mother has had cancer for 11 years. Read More
This is nonfiction. This is my life. No exaggerations, nothing fictional; this has all happened in real life. Consider this me venting, and trying to make this mean something to you all who may be reading this... This is my cry for help, for advice... I don'r want sympathy. I… Read More
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