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25 Most Recent Horror Short Stories

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The Cemetery by John Swithen
Dugald Ryan becomes obsessed with the local cemetery..
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The Change (Excerpt) by Joseph McGee
What if the unthinkable happened? What if something came from the stars so long ago? For Matt Connelly and this small, quiet town, a mass destruction is happening. His family has been slaughtered, and his only means of escaping his own death is to make it to the military post on the border o..
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The Check-Out Line by Jream Writer
Flash Fiction Challenge: I successfully wrote a short-short, within one, long, grammatically correct sentence...
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The Chieftain by J.L. Day
What manner of beast is this? We know not, yet he prowls amongst our fallen warriors and he feasts upon their flesh. The honor of the sword, the horror of the night, tis not a good time to die...
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The Children of Nibel by Bronwen Winter Phoenix
Another story from another dream.....
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The Choice by C.A. Salstrom
An unusual choice. ..
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The Cinder Slut by Anne Marie La Porte
This is a twisted take on the Cinderella story. I hope that you enjoy :)..
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The Closet. by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
A girl is forced by her stepfather to remain locked in a closet; her stepfather doesn't want anything to do with her...
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The Clown At Midnight by Billy Wells
I was experiencing “horror overload” when I began gasping for breath. My whole body was convulsing in utter fear as I looked into the darkness beyond the door. ..
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The Cockroach by Lily Alex
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The Comedian by Mark Carroll
It's tough being a proactive father. I did not mean to slam lawyers, my apologies if you are one. Hope you enjoy...
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The Companion by Pamela Kimmell
Just a little something for Halloween! Don't turn out the lights while reading this........
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The Confession. by Michael Kersting
A stranger walked into the Cathedral and made a startling confession...
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The Corpse - Adventures of a Long Dead Detective by G. Wells Taylor
The Corpse's first case. The Secret of the Severed Head. Click the link to read the complete story...
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The Crawling Mist Comes by Christene Britton Jones
"Another in our ongoing series of Lovecraftian chapbooks. Here we have interlinked stories set in and around ancient Egypt........."..
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The Creeps by Richard Kallao
Children disappear suddenly ..
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The Cup of Dracula by Richard Kallao
original..
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The Cure to All Troubles by Philip Roberts
A strange teen leaving a trail of dead bodies behind him might be exactly what Roy is looking for...
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The Curse (At Your Service) by Darryl Dawson
How far will a baseball fan go to help his team win...or his rivals lose?..
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The Curse of the Uptown C-Train by Michael Spitzkoff
A business woman finds herself trapped on a subway train with a dark past. ..
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The Cyclist by shan kissdani
A cyclist finds himself lost in the mountains and has an experience that he just can't get out of...
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The Dark by Kathleen Mescall
Kate Jackson, a twenty three year old Estate Agent from London, is visiting Turkey to attend her cousin's wedding. In the aftermath of a massive earthquake that caused her apartment block to collapse, she has been trapped under tons of concrete and rubble for thirty-seven hours. Slipping in and out..
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The Dark Shoulder of the Road (Excerpt) by R David Fulcher
Summary: A man pines for his lost love...
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The Dark Side Of The Moon by Madhavi Ghare
A young girl's dreams are shattered, and then she meets a charming stranger. What will this encounter lead to?..
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The Dark Temptation of the Soul by Steve French
A Vampire Tale and Series, written as journal entries, originally written in 2001. (c) Steve French, 2001..
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The Daughters of Fire and Jade by Ken Kupstis
You would probably give up your wife for the DAUGHTERS OF FIRE AND JADE...but you wouldn't kill her, right? But they will, if you just think about them long enough.....
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The Day After by Heather Payer-Smith
(Short Story: A young woman does her best to ignore the company of her recently deceased friend...)..
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The Dead Kid. by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
A woman dreams that her son has died. When she wakes up, she is stricken to discover that her child is, as a matter of fact, dead. Image (c) 2007, by Karla Dorman...
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The Dead War Series: Transcript From Vampire Journal by George Cook III
The Dead War Series: Transcript From Vampire Journal..
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The Deep End by Richard Kallao
original ..
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The Delivery. by Michael Kersting
What happened in the delivery room was quite unexpected...
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The dinner with Damien by Lily Alex
FANFICTION Based on the characters created by David Seltzer, Joseph Howard, Gordon McGill and Olivia Adams Smith p align="right">a href="http://2a6be0sarvtcndk77atwib9p0w.hop.clickbank.net/" target="_top">The Demon Dictionary/a> Identifies Satan's Primary Demons By Name And Discusses..
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The Dog by Steven Fisher
Obnoxious salesman Paul Moresby has a date with a woman he considers a "dog". Life will not be good after an evening with Carlene Krugal...
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Read excerpt from The Dog The Dog by Mick Grant
do not tease your dog. originally published in junior high school newspaper in 1971..
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The Doodler by Harlan Goldberg
An eigth-grade artist discovers a strange and deadly power...
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The Door Bell by Helen Downey
It could have happened to any one, but who did it?..
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The Driver by Sarah Terzo
A man driving down a dark mountain rode encounters his worst nightmare. Previously published in Cemetery Moon...
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The Drunken Killer And The Drunken Martial Artist by Joseph Smith
A killer of drunks meets his match with a drunken martial artist, who is clumsy even while sober!..
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The Egg Lady - A Sinister View From The Edge of Consciousness by Franz Kessler
When she pulled the needles from my back, I understood that people would use any form of evil to further their dark objectives..
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The Elk by Lily Alex
The tale that blurs the borders between mysticism and reality..
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The Empty Chair by Paul Mc Cann
Halloween is when they say the dead can revisit the living . Here is a tale to grab your attention. ..
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Read excerpt from The Encounter The Encounter by Dennis Bryant
A man faces evil in the last place he expects to find it...
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The Eve Of The Hallow by Paul Mc Cann
Here the story begins on the night on the eve of the Hallow . Back in a place where crows picked maize from the fields and crops grew among the blackstones on the battlefield of Drambo. The crops had returned to the fields but only after the blood of many had been spilt and left t..
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The Evil One Is in This Room by Michael Spitzkoff
An autistic patient is psychoanalyzed and reveals a terrifying secret on a person very close to him. ..
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The Fear Place. (Part One) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
A boy is scared of the dark. He has been ever since he was a small child and as he grows older, the fear only seems to be escalating. Image (c) 2009, by Karla Dorman...
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The Feasting Grounds (530 words) by Mike Thornton
A short story, needs a little something, but I'm not sure what..
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The First Day of Christmas. by Theresa curnow
This is a short story that was originally on the Spintinglers website and is about a man who finds that change is not always as good as a rest...
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The Ferryman's Wheelchair by Nickolaus Pacione
An Illinois woman loses her ability to walk but that was only the beginning of the horrors that were to become of her. She was haunted by a wheelchair being pushed around by supernatural forces. This was published on the 2004 edition of The House of Pain and in print on the original Tabloid Purpose..
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The Fist of Faith by Lee Garrett
A vampire story like no other...
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The Forest Fright by Kashif Ilyas
Get ready for a real scare! Read if you dare! A short story that will leave with your jaw dropping. It is a must read...
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