The Prophetic Monolith
Average Rating:
6.4

The Prophetic Monolith

Somewhere in the Pacific ocean is an island, surrounded by a swamp filled with the carcasses of fish and other, less recognizable things poking out of the mud. The mire extends as far as you ...
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The Army Of The Dead
Average Rating:
4.46

The Army Of The Dead

A laundress, newly moved to Charleston following the Civil War, found herself awakened at the stroke of twelve each night by the rumble of heavy wheels passing in the street. But she lived on a ...
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The Dark Grove
Average Rating:
5.55

The Dark Grove

There exists a small circle of trees somewhere in the Rocky Mountains, completely unremarkable from the outside, but just inside no sun or star ever shines. Rumor has it that anyone that can spend three ...
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Thump, Thump... Drag.
Average Rating:
6.93

Thump, Thump… Drag.

A teenage baby-sitter put the kids she was watching to sleep in their beds and went back downstairs. The late night news was on the TV -- the reporter said a psychopath from a local ...
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The Disappearance Of David Lang
Average Rating:
6.18

The Disappearance Of David Lang

David Lang's two children, George, 8, and Sarah, 11, were playing in the yard when Lang and his wife came out of the vine-covered brick house. He spoke to the children and then started walking ...
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The Dark City
Average Rating:
5.75

The Dark City

There's a dark forest deep in the heart of the Rockies, surrounded on all sides by mountains. In the center of the forest is a lake on the shores of which you will find a ...
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The Pregnancy
Average Rating:
5.56

The Pregnancy

Since before I could remember, I've wanted to be a mother. It seemed my whole childhood and teenager years were spent yearning for a child of my own. By the time I was nine, I ...
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16 Choices
Average Rating:
5.73

16 Choices

Every individual will make 16 choices in their lifetime that will forever alter the course of humanity. No more than 16, no less than 16. These choices will be small, and at the time of ...
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The Man in the Snow
Average Rating:
8.81

The Man in the Snow

You are home alone, and you hear on the news about the profile of a murderer who is on the loose. You look out the sliding glass doors to your backyard, and you notice a ...
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The Copy Machine
Average Rating:
5.77

The Copy Machine

You're at work alone, when you suddenly hear the copy machine start up. You walk out to take a look at what's going on and see several copies filling the tray. Picking up one of ...
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The Hitchhikers
Average Rating:
7.69

The Hitchhikers

There are stories about a certain kind of hitchhiker - they only ever appear at night on quiet roads, seeming to flicker into existence in the very edge of headlights, never carrying a sign, always ...
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Remember to Turn the Lights On
Average Rating:
6.33

Remember to Turn the Lights On

I was six, maybe seven years old when this happened. My family had just gotten back from visiting my aunt's house. My cousins were watching a scary movie in the basement, and even though my ...
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The Missed Call
Average Rating:
4.32

The Missed Call

A strange ringtone plays on your cell phone, you reach for it but whoever it was must have hung up, a wrong number maybe. You look at the phone anyway. You've missed a call. You ...
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My Girlfriend's Eyes
Average Rating:
6.97

My Girlfriend’s Eyes

It was her eyes that first attracted me to her. I didn't believe in love, but the first time I gazed into her beautiful green eyes I knew she was the one. I loved seeing ...
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Hotel California
Average Rating:
3.96

Hotel California

They say that somewhere in western America, some say in Utah, others say on the California coast, there's a small motel on the side of the road. When you go inside, it's decorated in very ...
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The Houseboat
Average Rating:
7.82

The Houseboat

In a private terminal at the Port of Boston, there is a houseboat. This houseboat has been anchored there, permanently, for at least 50 years. The eccentric owner has maintained all fees and taxes and ...
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The Mail Box
Average Rating:
5.95

The Mail Box

There's a mail box somewhere in the city which can solve your direst problems. Which city? That depends on who you ask. There may even be more than one, who knows? Anyway, this mail box ...
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Kuchisake-Onna
Average Rating:
7.73

Kuchisake-Onna

Kuchisake-Onna is the legend of a Japanese woman, mutilated by her jealous samurai husband who murdered her for infidelity scarring her horribly and leaving her repulsive. Her jealous Ghost still haunts places in Japan, usually ...
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The Red Wristband
Average Rating:
8.64

The Red Wristband

When you are admitted to a hospital, they place on your wrist a white wristband with your name on it. But there are other different colored wristbands which symbolizes other things. The red wristbands are ...
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Turn Off the Light When You Leave
Average Rating:
7.45

Turn Off the Light When You Leave

In Finland, there is an old but still inhabited yellow apartment, situated in a small city near an important railroad. Almost all of the people living there are over 70 years old, and in fact ...
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Sokushinbutsu
Average Rating:
7.93

Sokushinbutsu

Scattered throughout Northern Japan are two dozen mummified Japanese monks known as Sokushinbutsu. Followers of Shugendô, an ancient form of Buddhism, the monks died in the ultimate act of self-denial. For three years the priests ...
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The Gurgling
Average Rating:
5.37

The Gurgling

I live in a small apartment by myself, on the fifth floor. One night, a while back, I heard strange noises coming from down the hall. They weren't shouts and they weren't banging noises and ...
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Just A Meaningless Coincidence
Average Rating:
7.02

Just A Meaningless Coincidence

In 1938, over 6,000 patients were checked into mental hospitals all across America within one week of each other. Reports of similar instances supposedly came from Europe and Asia as well. The circumstances of each ...
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Just Be Careful Out There
Average Rating:
7.99

Just Be Careful Out There

Many classic horror icons, such as Geger's Xenomorphs, Silent Hill's Pyramid Head, and other disturbing creatures, share common characteristics. Pale skin, dark, sunken eyes, elongated faces, sharp teeth, and the like. These images inspire horror ...
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