Wednesday, May 22, 2019
Creepypasta

Browsing the "Cthulhu Mythos" Tag

Lost Tombs and Those Lost Within Them

Lost Tombs and Those Lost Within Them

I could barely keep from collapsing as I ran through what seemed to be the never-ending darkness of the godforsaken catacombs. When I’d first signed on to serve as Professor Nickel’s field assistant, I’d assumed that the shrunken old man [...]

May 24, 2015 Artifacts and Objects, Beings and Entities, Locations and Sites, Rites and Rituals
The Abalone Thief

The Abalone Thief

Although there is no internet access or even cell phone service in this tiny cabin where I sit typing, perched on a cliff high above the Pacific Ocean, still I write this blog, in the hopes that it might find [...]

May 19, 2015 Rites and Rituals
Where Monsters Come From

Where Monsters Come From

Horror stories are all about monsters. Things out to get you. Eat a few people, make a bloody mess, and have you scared for your life. But…no one ever wants to consider where monsters come from. Or why we are [...]

January 17, 2015 Strange and Unexplained
A Quark in Seas of Black Infinity

A Quark in Seas of Black Infinity

I. When I dream of a void, I dream of an unending chasm. White shadows whisper, and they eat into my mind. I hear the smells of sacrificial flesh, and see the tastes of foreign meat. But these are only [...]

January 15, 2015 Beings and Entities
The Missive of Jeriah Dowd

The Missive of Jeriah Dowd

It was about a year ago, in June of 1928, that I entered the New England convalescent’s home where I sit writing this missive. I do not wish to record its exact location, for if this manuscript somehow reaches the [...]

November 7, 2014 Beings and Entities
Darkness

Darkness

Darkness surrounds me. And cold. And emptiness. I lay in this void not knowing how long I have lain here, and in the initial grogginess of my awakening I know not why I am here. I turn my gaze from [...]

November 3, 2014 Beings and Entities, Strange and Unexplained
Recipe

Recipe

“Swallow something, canned, frozen, Ungodly festering source. Dragging and kicking and screaming for more, That burns, burns, burns, burns.” – Made Out Of Babies, “Cooker.” “I’m not going to sleep well,” thought Olas to himself. He was sweating through his [...]

October 30, 2014 Rites and Rituals
Chalk 3 – The Bodies Multiply

Chalk 3 – The Bodies Multiply

This is the third entry in the Chalk series. The anchorman had completely lost control of the interview. Part of me thought it was funny, but even so, I had a hard time laughing. This whole thing had me worried. [...]

July 13, 2014 Beings and Entities
A Lovecraftian Tale: Khezu of the Peaks

A Lovecraftian Tale: Khezu of the Peaks

My name is Earl Farloth, and I was born and brought up in Arkham, Massachusetts.  Many terrifying journeys have originated in my hometown, but I contest that mine is the wildest.  I am a professor of geology for the Miskatonic [...]

May 21, 2014 Strange and Unexplained
The Rift of R’lyeh

The Rift of R’lyeh

“So long as man is protected by madness, he functions and flourishes.” -Emile M. Cioran Move it, now! I shouted as everyone reached the staircase, their ragged breathing and obvious exhaustion did nothing to stop the water that was flooding [...]

February 1, 2014 Beings and Entities, Madness, Paranoia, and Mental Illness