Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Browsing the "psychological" Tag

The Monkey’s Paw

I. Without, the night was cold and wet, but in the small parlour of Laburnam Villa the blinds were drawn and the fire burned brightly. Father and son were at chess, the former, who possessed ideas about the game involving [...]

May 12, 2019 Artifacts and Objects, Classic Horror, Deaths, Murders, and Disappearances, Folklore and Folktales, Myths and Legends, Psychological Horror, Strange and Unexplained

The Hallway Wasn’t Empty

Did you know that, once introduced to routine, our brains are capable of accepting it to the extent that when something changes, it doesn’t notice? The change could be small and harmless, an object there that wasn’t, or something moved [...]

April 28, 2019 Beings and Entities, Madness, Paranoia, and Mental Illness, Monsters, Creatures, and Cryptids, Psychological Horror, Strange and Unexplained, Suspense and Thrillers

The Observer

It was on the wall, right in front of me, over my bed, hung like a painting. It had one limp hand draped, with bony, serpentine fingers, just above the clock, and its skeletal body cast an eerie glow into [...]

April 3, 2019 Monsters, Creatures, and Cryptids, Psychological Horror, Suspense and Thrillers

I Have a Stalker, and It Excites Me

I’ve decided to write this out in the case that something bad happens to me. I’ve begun to play a dangerous game, and I can’t guarantee that I will come out on top. It all started about a month ago. [...]

March 26, 2019 Psychological Horror, Survival Horror
Where Bad Kids Go

Where Bad Kids Go

I must have been six or seven when I lived in Lebanon. The country was ravaged by war at the time, and murders were common and frequent. I remember during a particularly vicious era, when the bombings rarely stopped, I [...]

March 23, 2011 Children and Childhood, Conspiracies and Government, Deaths, Murders, and Disappearances, Historical Fiction, Locations and Sites, Psychological Horror, Television and Lost Episodes