I donโ€™t know how long Iโ€™ve been running, nor do I care. I just know I have to get away, escape from the creature and its rancid, hot breath. I can almost hear its heavy paws giving chase, snapping the slender branches on the ground...

This is popular Japanese story is about a poem called "Tomino's Hell."ย They say that you should only read with your mind, and never out loud.ย If you were to read it out loud, then you must take responsibility for your actions."Tomino's Hell" (ใƒˆใƒŸใƒŽใฎๅœฐ็„) is written by...

Dear Anonymous, I have received your answer and am glad you have shown interest. I know that the process seems daunting, but the opportunity that I have given to you is worth the risk. I have outlined the instructions below, as promised. Follow each step precisely, and...

In my town, there is an old wive's tale of a boy who fell in love with a girl. He could never get up the nerve to ask her out, he'd follow her, waiting for an opportunity to approach her and ask her out. One day,...

You are taking a shower. It's not the type of shower you take before a job interview, maybe aiming for your cleanliness to impress somebody or someone supposedly worthy of impressing, nor is it the type of shower you take after a long workout at the...

In the early eighties, around the time the internet was being developed, the military funded a massive experiment to see if similar technology could be used to design an artificial neural network. This was intended to be the foundation for a functioning AI. Predictably, the project...

The sun commits suicide upon the pointed spikes of the mountain slopes, and is reincarnated as a floating blue ghost glaring through the boarded window. The walls chuckle quietly, coughing as some small rat scurries to the other side. An opossum galumphs across the attic...

You guys hit the $200 within just a few hours (!!!!!!!), so once that's all processed and paid out, we're good to go with Sucuri. Thank you so much to everyone who donated! I'm removing the link to the donation site since we hit the...

One day, my mother was driving me and my younger brother home from a gymnastics meet. Since we went out to eat after it, it was getting dark when we finally embarked on our journey home. We were driving down one of the roads to get...

When I was seven years old, I awoke in the middle of the night. I ordinarily wouldn't have thought anything of it; it happened rather often. I would wake from nightmares and stay upright in bed for a short while before coaxing myself back to...

I was with two of my friends Ben and Nick on holidays when it happened. We were in an isolated part of Greece, somewhere that doesnโ€™t show up on Google maps for some reason, travelling down a long stretch of road in our hire car in...

Thereโ€™s a strange face in the woods outside my window. Mum and Dad wonโ€™t listen though. It stares and staresโ€ฆ Little brother hates hearing it about it. He thinks it is meant to scare him, the story about the man with no face. The face watches...

It was getting dark fast. I needed to get home soon. Otherwise, I would be stuck traveling the back-roads by the light of a quarter-moon. I quickened my pace in an effort to make it in time. I wasn't going fast enough, the little light...

319 Honeytree Lane was just like any other house. It lay in the recently built neighborhood bordering the old downtown streets to the West. The homes were expensive, and only the filthy rich pondered setting their greasy, prestigious lives down in a home on Honeytree....

If you're reading this and you don't have a good antivirus and malware scanner/defense program active, GO AWAY and just stick to RSS for now. Actually, that's probably a good idea anyhow. RSS your hearts out, and I'll post another update when I'm more confident...

I think itโ€™s cute how my daughter, Ryan, has such a vivid imagination. She always thanks me for carrying her to bed after she falls asleep on the couch. But I never do that, so I just figure that she wakes up, very sleepily, and...