Letters to Sam
Average Rating:
7.21

Letters to Sam

Dear Sam, How are you doing? It’s been a while. I hope these winter days are treating you well, they don’t agree with me so much. You remember how blue I used to get? Seasonal ...
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Why I Don't Go Trick-or-Treating Anymore
Average Rating:
8.06

Why I Don’t Go Trick-or-Treating Anymore

My name isn’t really important, but for now, I’ll go by Monty. A little backstory, I grew up in a small town just outside of Hartford, Connecticut. Real nice place where everyone knew everyone, you ...
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Spiderland
Average Rating:
6.26

Spiderland

“Can we go on the roller coaster?” “Sure we can,” Kent assured his son, whose eyes brimmed with hope and enthusiasm. Little Brian ran ahead towards the ride as his father walked quickly behind. It ...
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I Found a Disturbing Photo in My Family Photo Album
Average Rating:
7.45

I Found a Disturbing Photo in My Family Photo Album

My mother never let me look at the family photo albums. I never knew why. Whenever I asked, she would tell me that they were old and fragile, and would break if we got them ...
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Tribunal
Average Rating:
5.14

Tribunal

Part One  The plodding stench of dilapidated wood and animal urine brings the young Taylor Jenkins to consciousness. His eyes open and adjust to a dark interior, the sparse chandelier sparkling precariously above his head ...
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Ghastly Warnings
Average Rating:
6.16

Ghastly Warnings

December 23, 1975 Brookfield, Montana 1 AM To John, it didn’t seem as if it was going to get colder. But to his dismay, it did. The temperature on the train he rode on stated ...
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There's a Dead Girl in My Mirror
Average Rating:
7.35

There’s a Dead Girl in My Mirror

Saturday This sounds absolutely idiotic. I know you’ve all heard this kind of thing before – someone thinks her house is haunted, everyone else assures her that she’s just paranoid, and all kinds of terror ...
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Mr. Smile
Average Rating:
8.28

Mr. Smile

It was in early November of 1997 that a series of very strange sessions led a child psychologist in Maine to contact the authorities. It began when a patient of his began to tell him ...
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All in the Family
Average Rating:
5.96

All in the Family

NSFW / Trigger Warnings: The following story contains adult content not suitable for children, including extreme violence, death, murder, child abuse, sexual exploitation, rape, incest, and necrophilia. If you are under the age of 18, ...
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Never Stop At Roadside Memorials
Average Rating:
8.28

Never Stop At Roadside Memorials

You know those people who you tell the time of events to 15 minutes early because you know they would be late? The ones who would be late to their own funerals, as the saying ...
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A Loving Ruination
Average Rating:
5.4

A Loving Ruination

I’m awoken by Rebecca’s sudden lurch upward. The whole bed’s shaking from it. My mind’s jumpstarted awake. Immediately, I’m feeling disorientated. Inactive for many hours, my brain now has to remind me where I am ...
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CreepyOasta
Average Rating:
8.31

CreepyOasta

I’m not the most careful typist when it comes to the Internet.  Let’s just say I am grateful for sites that buy multiple misspellings of their website so I don’t go to the wrong place.  ...
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He’s Killing Up There
Average Rating:
6.81

He’s Killing Up There

Part 1 “So I’m in the cosmetics aisle, right? And I’m standing there reading this bottle of lotion. ‘Not tested on animals,’ it says. And I’m thinking: Really? Like, who the hell is rubbing lotion ...
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The Basement
Average Rating:
6.73

The Basement

Here is the journal I kept during my time at The Ash House. At times I was unable to write, so some entries are recorded by memory. At the time of this journal, I had ...
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Only Following Orders
Average Rating:
8.03

Only Following Orders

The story you are about to read is one that has been, for the last 70 years, left to wither in the hearts of those few who recall it. Of the twelve of us present ...
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I Found a Box of Letters in My Dead Parents' House
Average Rating:
4.79

I Found a Box of Letters in My Dead Parents’ House

I have spent thirty years in Burningham. Here, everyone is haunted by something. Sometimes I’m questioning what I’m doing with my life: should I leave and look for a new change of scenery, or should ...
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Shed
Average Rating:
5.92

Shed

The rain had barely relented. Jon looked out the sixth story window again, away from his TV flickering a save screen. Between the raindrops streaking the window, Jon could still see the guy that lived ...
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I Found a Human Tooth in My Pocket
Average Rating:
5.87

I Found a Human Tooth in My Pocket

I was sitting in an AA meeting when I found the tooth in my pocket. This was two and a half weeks ago. I always hit the Saturday night meeting in the city – it’s ...
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I Know the Reason Why So Many People Commit Suicide on New Year's, and It's Terrifying
Average Rating:
7.11

I Know the Reason Why So Many People Commit Suicide on New Year’s, and It’s Terrifying

I usually spend every New Year’s celebration at home with a bottle of liquor as my only dependable company. Last year, I was doing just that while binge-watching Supernatural. I remember checking my phone to ...
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The Stars of Bigface Marsh
Average Rating:
7.13

The Stars of Bigface Marsh

It was cold. Cold and dark. That’s all I could feel when I stared into the black abyss, that made up its eyes. There was a tingling sensation in my feet, that slowly rose up ...
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