They put up a tall fence covered with black tarp and topped by barbed wire, surrounding Lake Collette at the center of Juniper Valley, so that no one could see what they were doing. Two of the three local cop cars were stationed 24/7 at...

During the summer of 2014, when I had just turned 17, I left my home in a Northern European country to live with a host family and study at a high school in the province of BC in Western Canada. I unfortunately cannot tell you...

I'm a bit of a light sleeper, so any noise at all will wake me up. Itโ€™s part of the reason I live alone. I don't want some roommate waking me up in the middle of the night. But because of that night, I wish...

Deep in the forest a cloaked figure glided past the ancient oak. It traveled silently through the forest searching for something. The setting sun cast long shadows over the trees, further throwing his face into darkness. The only distinguishable feature left by the dying sun...

โ€œHeโ€™s waiting, heโ€™s watching. Heโ€™s biding his time. He stares as your sleeping, itโ€™s just after nine. Youโ€˜re holding your blanket, In comfortable heaven. Heโ€™s sneaking towards you, the clock says eleven. You dream about candy, and chocolate and fun. Heโ€™s nearly beside you, itโ€™s just turning one. You donโ€™t see...

The Night's Hook I am writing this to occupy my mind before its sanity disintegrates by thinking about the horrors lurking outside the window behind me. I suppose this will serve as a warning to any survivors in case they target others as well, for I...

Curiosity is quite simply a bitch, but me being me, adventurous to the point I become stupid, let my curiosity roam free. I should probably give you some background first, so you understand what I'm about to tell you better. I live in a...

The two men, perched on a steep hillside, watched from a safe distance as an invading army destroyed the city below them. The towering stone wall that protected the city, once strong and unbreakable, couldn't hold back the onslaught. Even over the sounds of war,...

Mulder85: 1850; 10/10/2014 Okay, so long time lurker here, first time poster. I know that this whole forum is dedicated to UFOs and alien fandom in general, but I have to ask. Who here has ever actually seen a...

There is something wrong with me. I cannot hide it anymore. I fear my family suspects that something is not quite right with me. They reach out to me, but I pull away. If they came too close, they would know I am different and...

โ€œThere was a little man in my room last night, and he says heโ€™s going to take me with him.โ€ I glanced up from my cereal in surprise and fixed Mabel, the light of my life as well as my only daughter, with my best fatherly...

โ€œOn lonely street, on a dark lonely nightโ€ฆโ€ She sang softly to herself as she walked, hands clasped behind her back clutching her purse. โ€œA thousand glittering lights flicker brightโ€ฆโ€ ...

โ€œSo what time you gonna be here?โ€ Tyler asked me impatiently, his voice obviously frustrated. โ€œCause, like, the stormโ€™s gonna hit any second and I wanna get dinner cooked now in case the power goes out.โ€ I glanced up at the gray sky from underneath my...