Shock stories, books, poems, and more

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A compilation of Flash Fiction stories about life, relationships, personalities, disappointments, achievements and situations. Read More
The reclusive author Jack Hillerman decides to hold an impromptu book signing, his first in 35 years. He wonders how the fans will respond to this surprise move. If you haven't seen your hero in decades, is he still your hero? Part 1 of 2 Read More

Tags: hero, writer, shock

this is not a true to life story but rather inspired by the book I have read years ago Read More

Tags: death, life, mom, dad, shock

Short Story / Other

February 08, 2017

Reads: 41

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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Bringing up a 'challenging' child is very tough for Carol, on her own. Read More

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Comments: 8

Shelves: 2

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What is happening and why am I the only one that doesn't seem to know? Read More
A young woman was murdered thirty-six year ago. While cleaning out the evidence locker in the basement of the sheriff's office,there was clothing that they could now tested for DNA. There was DNA and it matched the defendant's. Now a jury must consider and decide. Read More

Poem / Other

August 12, 2016

Reads: 71

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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Some people like to bury their heads in the sand about what is really going on in this world. Read More

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Comments: 1

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Will he kill the old woman? Read More
As of the time this was written, I haven't spoken with my former best friend of 11 years (keep in mind, I'm young so that's 70% of my life) in over 3 months. I'm still struggling to cope with this situation, and this poem reflects my thoughts I have regarding… Read More

Book / Thrillers

February 18, 2015

Reads: 181

Shelves: 1

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After eighteen years, the investigation into the disappearance of Charlotte Langley is re-opened, much to the shock of her twin sister Erin. This is not the only shock in store, as an item from the past emerges which begins to unravel the mystery of the disappearance. As the questions which… Read More

Book / Fantasy

January 01, 2015

Reads: 130

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Long lost orbs that unleash mystical powers become hunted as the undead rise and the living are lost in the chaotic destruction, generations ago one man saved the world and now the fate of the world rests in the hands of a bloodline connection between events that occur three hundred… Read More
dystopian story of a security risk at an unnamed airport. Read More
Had a an odd burst of inspiration and decided to write some part of a story. 2 hours later I feel quite pleased with myself. Not for the faint-hearted. Just an opening to a potential novel. Read More

Reads: 259

Comments: 19

Shelves: 1

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This is my entry for StoryHeart's contest.
Ileana George, who had always felt for her bestfriend was extremely happy that her love finally proposed to her on her birthday. However, her happiness was shortlived. Destiny snatched away her happiness and did such a thing that left her shocked… Read More
Agnes is a housewife. She lives with her husband and her 7-year-old daughter, Elena. One day, she wakes up at 9 in the morning as usual. As she is doing her housework (her usual routines as she puts it), she gets a phone call from her husband who tells her… Read More
What the heavy rain and the spades revealed. Read More

Short Story / Horror

March 23, 2014

Reads: 115

Comments: 1

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What secrets can an abandoned house keep? This is incomplete. Read More
A young boy is out with his friends, playing Dodgeball and enjoying the sun until something happens that makes it a day for him to remember. Read More

Book / Young Adult

February 09, 2014

Reads: 349

Comments: 14

Shelves: 1

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Once a high-class pageant girl, Saoirse McKinley is trying as hard as she can to leave that part of her past behind her. Permanently. Remaking herself into a punk queen, she starts a band and hits the streets. But in an odd twist of events, she has to condsider returning… Read More
Berkeley Institute for Psychiatric Help and Rehabilitation has earned the newest member of its mental family. The only problem being, she may not be as insane as they say she is. Syrenne Cunningham is shipped off to Berkeley after doctors claim she attempted suicide. Now, trapped within the walls of… Read More

Reads: 110

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

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She awakes. Shes not supposed to be alive, shes not supposed to be dead either. Could I have made a mistake? Read More

Tags: death, girl, dead, shock, guy, morgue

Reads: 124

Comments: 2

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Every 128 years, during Spring in Sri Lanka, the four species of Mynas (birds) migrate closer to the centre of the country. The 4 species either come from the north, east, south or west. When they come Read More

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Comments: 1

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Hannah is just like any other little girl. She loves to color and play dress up. She also has a imaginary friend. His name is Oliver. Hannah talks about Oliver constantly and her mother thinks it is adorable. But she is about to get the shock of her life as… Read More

Reads: 110

Comments: 1

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There are two types of people; the superstitious and those who believe superstitions are all useless fairy tales. As we age, most of us tend more towards pretenses of logic and reason that magic and fantasy. Unfortunately for most of us then, fact and truth are something impartial... Read More

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"Mortality" is a short story about a man and his thirst for life. Read More

Book / Horror

June 29, 2013

Reads: 141

Shelves: 1

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* This story contains a lot of extreme gore and disturbance. A serious consideration is required before reading. “To lose one parent may be regarded as a misfortune; to lose both looks like carelessness.” ? Oscar Wilde, The Importance of Being Earnest Read More
It had to happen eventually. They all had ideas one what the 'it' could be. Everyone knew the time; but they didn't think it would happen so soon... Read More
The writing of difficult road of letting go of someone you loved and cherished most (my son) Read More

Reads: 111

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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A humor write for adults only. Read More

Tags: shock, adultery

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