Imaginary Friend
Average Rating:
8.44

Imaginary Friend

Jessie poured me some tea. We were using the pink tea set today, and I was wearing a dress that matched, with pink polka dots. Jessie had a blue jumper on, her favorite, and her ...
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You Asked Me For My Name (Tales of Lilith)
Average Rating:
7.67

You Asked Me For My Name (Tales of Lilith)

It was darkening, the end of the day. I walked a suburban artery that fed the middle class neighborhoods of Castle Rock. I quickened my pace, anxious to arrive at my girlfriend’s parents’ house. I ...
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The Mind
Average Rating:
7.01

The Mind

The mind. A realm that is mysterious to me even to this day. Though I take refuge there during long, hot days to get away from the bright, burning sun, escape there in the afternoon, ...
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The Omnipotent
Average Rating:
6.64

The Omnipotent

It is said that there are parts of this world that no human man, woman, or child can ever see or enter into. These places exist at the bottoms of oceans, in the centers of ...
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What Was Underneath
Average Rating:
7.59

What Was Underneath

Salem, Massachusetts; Police Department – Public Records CASE: Jason Duluth, Resident of Salem, Suspected victim of occult murder STATUS: Case Closed RULING: Accidental death due to rotted floorboards and delusions. No foul play involved. SUMMARY ...
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The Lost Cavern City
Average Rating:
4.16

The Lost Cavern City

Deep beneath the New Mexican desert, there is a lost city in a dark cavern. Many have journeyed to the deep city, some have returned, some have not, completely vanished without a trace. As for ...
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A Change in Seasons
Average Rating:
8.87

A Change in Seasons

It had started in the farthest corner of my apartment; first as only the slightest hint of coppery red, before oozing from the ceiling and down the wall. I stumbled towards it, tripping over a ...
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Mermaid
Average Rating:
8.7

Mermaid

I knew it, my friends all knew it, and everyone at school knew it. But, no one would believe us. School was quiet with the truth hanging everywhere. The other students silently drifted from class ...
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Zero
Average Rating:
8.3

Zero

Istanbul, Turkey August 09:12:09 AM I am at a small outdoor cafe just a few hundred yards from the teeming throng of a morning market, just in sight of the Bosporus. I love this city, ...
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The Other Earth
Average Rating:
7.53

The Other Earth

Remember this - Should you ever despair of life so much that you want to die, you have the means at hand and yearn to end your life, you have written a suicide note to ...
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Don't Ever Let Them In
Average Rating:
8.59

Don’t Ever Let Them In

I am terrified of the dark. My grandmother, on the other hand, had an affinity for the dark. She loved and enjoyed the dark so much that most windows in her house were walled shut ...
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Perfume
Average Rating:
8.34

Perfume

The perfume haunted me. It fluttered through the air, teasing me, leading me towards an obscured end. I ran down hallways bathed in red tapestries, my night gown shuddering in the cold. Moonlight showed me ...
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Grimm
Average Rating:
7.1

Grimm

He came for me in winter. Now that I think of it, He would have never come at any other time. You see, He likes to play; He likes to have fun with his charges ...
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The Road to Sarah's House
Average Rating:
8.36

The Road to Sarah’s House

11 MILES "How is your relationship with the Harrison boy going?" Asked Sarah's mother. They were sitting in the front room of their enormous house, sipping herbal tea that had long since gone cold. "You ...
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King's Drift
Average Rating:
8.01

King’s Drift

It was an overcast and dull Saturday afternoon when I was attacked. I was twelve years old at the time and despite the threat of rain, we took to the streets as my friends usually ...
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Knocker
Average Rating:
7.93

Knocker

“Okay, so get this. My dad comes upstairs last night, right? He walks in and he’s like ‘how do you put pictures in an email? There’s this thing that says attachments but I don’t want ...
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La Bruja
Average Rating:
7.81

La Bruja

“Goddammit! Not again!” screamed Ricky after opening the much-anticipated email. “Pinche pendejo!” he said even louder. “Hijo de tu puta madre!” He picked up his expensive mouse and threw it against the wall. “Besa mi ...
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only a dream
Average Rating:
7.82

Only a Dream

I think that I was so scared and intimidated by my dreams for so long that I kept them to myself. I was scared what people would think of these dreams I had, I feared ...
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Faustian Boxing
Average Rating:
6.91

Faustian Boxing

“I could feel his muscle tissues collapse under my force. It's ludicrous these mortals even attempt to enter my realm.” – Mike Tyson ROUND 0 The singular incandescent light bulb isn’t nearly large enough to ...
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The Church Cellar
Average Rating:
7.2

The Church Cellar

In the small town of Stull, Kansas, there once stood an old one room chapel on top of a hill, surrounded by graves. Beside the church was a cellar that was very difficult to find, ...
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