Spooky stories, books, poems, and more

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Short Story / Fantasy

November 16, 2019

Reads: 49

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A highly mysterious bus stop Read More
me and my friends went to a corn maze and saw the most terrifying thing in my life... Read More
Douglas doesn't believe in aliens. That is, until he encounters one late at night. He will never be the same again! Read More

Short Story / Horror

August 08, 2019

Reads: 147

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Handcuffed in Horror House

He held the stick insect, like a kid cracking a rotten twig, kissing her softly on the forehead. Read More

Tags: horror, creepy, spooky

Featured Review by Robert Helliger

"Excellent short horror story. It is atmospheric, and scary. I liked it." Read More

"Understanding" is a flash fiction piece about facing your demons. It was first published on fiftywordstories.com and was later published on flashfiction.net. It won fiftywordstories.com's story of month for October 2018. Read More

Short Story / Horror

July 24, 2019

Reads: 115

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A young girl has to put up with her mischievous brother’s pranks every night. Read More

Reads: 97

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

When Tim wanders into a little shop in China Town he's drawn to a strange looking plant. When he tries to buy the plant the owner gives him a warning. Read More

Tags: spooky

Reads: 127

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

They always diagnosed me with the same mental disorder. However, this shrink listened to my entire story, but her approach to treatment wasn't something that I ever expected. • • • This story is also included in my Booksie book Crypts & Cannibals: A Collection of Short Horror Stories Read More

Featured Review by hullabaloo22

"I was really impressed by your description of that more than black blackness, and I did not guess the psychiatrist's role until you chose to rev..." Read More

An unexpected conversation with the fallen archangel leads to a valuable insight about how to live one's life. • • • Part of my book, 250 Words of Fear & Terror Horror stories in precisely 250 words Read More

Featured Review by hullabaloo22

"Yin and yang, Shea, demonic-style." Read More

Reads: 130

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

The stillness of the night releases her ghost from its grave to seek the one who stole her life and left her in a cold hole in the ground. Read More
When the darkness of your soul consumes you and following your evil carvings takes hold, the smallest things become impossible to do. • • • Part of my 250 Words of Fear & Terror Horror stories in precisely 250 words Read More
Was the voice that I heard something real or was it just my imagination coping with the pain of the loss of my best friend? • • • Part of my 250 Words of Fear & Terror Horror stories in precisely 250 words Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 19, 2019

Reads: 121

Comments: 3

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: scary, spooky

A thief comes upon the Reaper doing his appointed task and discovers that his time is also nearing an end. • • • Part of my 250 Words of Fear & Terror Horror stories of precisely 250 words Read More
Father rarely comes home from the city. Mother's affair keeps her away. What's a teenager to do when the only other person at home isn't exactly alive anymore? • • • This story is also included in my Booksie book Crypts & Cannibals: A Collection of Short Horror Stories Read More
All your favorite tiny tales now in one publication Read More

Short Story / Horror

March 26, 2019

Reads: 164

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

A lonely little girl discovers her imaginary friend may be more than what she seems. Read More
"Trick Or Treat!' Is a short Horror Story Purdy Much For Halloween it's about a Big Beautiful house on the Hill that was always good at Decoration's and Scenery's for all the different Holidays For this Holiday it was for Halloween Big awesome Creepy Scenery and actually a Big Halloween… Read More

Short Story / Horror

November 07, 2018

Reads: 189

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tom Reynolds fears that the world is coming to an end. When his neighbor stops by late at night to ask for his help, Tom realizes his fear may be coming true. Read More
"48 Cardinal Drive. The home I never left, when I was alive or now that I'm dead. From the womb, until the tomb." Heather has been living in spirit at 48 Cardinal Drive for the last 34 years, hiding away from the inhabitants but taking an interest in watching their… Read More
A little late, but the short story I wrote for Halloween this year. Read More

Reads: 213

Comments: 6

The Booksie Classic House

A short story written for Halloween. Cover by Booksie's own Markie Bee https://www.booksie.com/users/markie-bee-223538 Read More

Poem / Horror

October 29, 2018

Reads: 198

Comments: 9

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: halloween, spooky

Short Story / Horror

October 21, 2018

Reads: 764

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Stars filled the sky like pale corn into newly turned ground. It was the guarantee of life in the haziness, a feeling of warmth springing from the virus. The two of them met one another, it was an unexplainable adoration. Yet, who realized that the recently hitched couple who moved… Read More

Poem / Horror

August 07, 2018

Reads: 192

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A poem with a nod to Poe Read More

Poem / Horror

August 07, 2018

Short poem Read More

Reads: 355

Comments: 2

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

Disturbed by his dreams of late Dr. Philip Howards begins to enter them into his journal. What horrifying visions have come to him? Is he merely being manipulated by the Darkness? Read More
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