Horror short stories

Horror – A True Tale

  • Post category:Genre / Horror
  • Reading time:46 min(s) read

I was but nineteen years of age when the incident occurred which has thrown a shadow over my life; and, ah me! how many and many a weary year has dragged by since then! Young, happy, and beloved I was in those long-departed days. They said that I was beautiful. The mirror now reflects a haggard old woman, with ashen lips and face of deadly pallor. But do not fancy that you are listening to a mere puling lament.

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Darkness

  • Post category:Genre / Horror
  • Reading time:29 min(s) read

Count Eriq Gwevare looked over at his uncle, Dre. Dre held himself regally, powerfully as he lifted the snifter of brandy to his lips and took a small draught. Eriq…

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Believe

  • Post category:Genre / Horror
  • Reading time:5 min(s) read

I pulled the cruiser to a stop and flipped a switch on the dash, killing the siren. As I got out and made my way to the rear of the…

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Flickers

  • Post category:Genre / Horror
  • Reading time:6 min(s) read

The departure lounge was almost full. Paul Young sat in the centre of the room, sipping his coffee nervously. It was a clear night, and outside on the floodlit concourse he could see the baggage handlers loading a mountain of luggage into the holding bay of the aircraft.

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April Infinite

  • Post category:Genre / Horror
  • Reading time:10 min(s) read

I sat between the rocks and watched the town simmer. The brightest lights of its highest points flickered, and once again, I saw the serpents' eyes. They were no strangers…

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Uncle Jeff's Bedroom

  • Post category:Genre / Horror
  • Reading time:16 min(s) read

Uncle Jeff’s bedroom was orderly. All blankets, pillows, bed sheets, curtains, and dresses, were put in the right place. Uncle Jeff was orderly too; he rose from bed, took a pee, brushed his teeth and gargled for three minutes to eliminate mouth rancidity, had a shower,

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Uncle Jeff’s Bedroom

  • Post category:Genre / Horror
  • Reading time:16 min(s) read

Uncle Jeff’s bedroom was orderly. All blankets, pillows, bed sheets, curtains, and dresses, were put in the right place. Uncle Jeff was orderly too; he rose from bed, took a pee, brushed his teeth and gargled for three minutes to eliminate mouth rancidity, had a shower,

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