Tuesday, February 19, 2019
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Browsing the "Madness, Paranoia, and Mental Illness" Category

Monstruo

“They say the tree bleeds when you peel off the bark.” Liz’s eyes flickered in the orange light. Her lips curled into a small smile, as if she enjoyed that particular detail. “That’s ridiculous. There’s no way a tree could [...]

February 15, 2019 Abductions and Kidnappings, Deaths, Murders, and Disappearances, Demons and Possession, Ghosts and Spirits, Locations and Sites, Madness, Paranoia, and Mental Illness, Myths and Legends, Strange and Unexplained, Urban Legends

The Valentine House

“Damn, Valentine shit already?” I asked my friend Gabriel as we were walking inside a Wal-Mart post Christmas. “Yeah, bro, and it’s still December. It’s like they’re completely ignoring the months in between the other months that have major holidays.” [...]

February 14, 2019 Ghosts and Spirits, Locations and Sites, Madness, Paranoia, and Mental Illness, Slashers and Gore

I Was Raised to Believe I Was an Android

From an early age I was told my father had “built” me and that I was built to help the family. Any feelings or thoughts that differed from his programming were to be reported to him as a malfunction that [...]

February 4, 2019 Children and Childhood, Madness, Paranoia, and Mental Illness

Floor 48

I was pretty tight for cash, and yeah, slightly drunk too. I entered that old hotel building on a bet with my friend Tommy, for an amount of money I’m ashamed to even say. The story goes, that back in [...]

January 23, 2019 Locations and Sites, Madness, Paranoia, and Mental Illness, Strange and Unexplained

Mr. Banana

We’d been doing civics for the past month. I was teaching second grade at Witherspoon Elementary, struggling to teach the meaning of Gettysburg and the Battle of Princeton to a bunch of eight year-olds, especially without giving a diatribe about [...]

January 11, 2019 Deaths, Murders, and Disappearances, Madness, Paranoia, and Mental Illness

The Empty Apartment

I moved into my apartment complex two months ago. I started hearing things a week later. It was subtle at first. Sometimes, in the middle of the night, I would wake up to a faint scratching sound from somewhere behind [...]

January 10, 2019 Artifacts and Objects, Drugs and Addictions, Madness, Paranoia, and Mental Illness

Dead Arm

I’ve been completely clean for about two years, now, and I owe it all to the last drug I ever took. It apparently goes by many names, and it’s not easy to get your hands on it. The people who [...]

January 9, 2019 Artifacts and Objects, Drugs and Addictions, Madness, Paranoia, and Mental Illness

I Found a Letter From My Stalker

I found this note, nailed onto a tree on my front lawn. I really don’t know how to describe it. I’ll just let you read it yourself. [Note start] I saw you today. It was your birthday. You didn’t see [...]

January 6, 2019 Body Horror, Madness, Paranoia, and Mental Illness, Strange and Unexplained

I Hope I Never Dream Again

Dreams are supposed to be a magical place, a place where we can escape from our everyday lives, where our imagination can run free. I have often heard my friends complain that they don’t dream enough, or that their dreams [...]

January 1, 2019 Beings and Entities, Dreams and Nightmares, Ghosts and Spirits, Madness, Paranoia, and Mental Illness

White Noise

I noticed it almost immediately. The phenomenon began one day while I was still an undergrad in college. My alarm went off, and I grudgingly let it ring for few seconds before ending it, yanking the covers off my body, [...]

December 30, 2018 Madness, Paranoia, and Mental Illness, Sounds and Voices, Strange and Unexplained