Historical Fiction - Horror Stories

Historical fiction usually recounts a famed event of the past or a memorable, recognizable period time period as experienced by fictional characters, but may also describe a historical figure (in their perceived likeness) that must deal with a variety of imagined situations. Historical fiction attempts to accurately capture the essence of history and realise as fully as possible the way the world once was. Striving for plausibility and authenticity, historical fiction allows the reader to both live and learn history, often showcasing political or social issues of the time.

Human Monsters: The Case Of A True Serial Killer

Human Monsters: The Case Of A True Serial Killer

blue_wave
1 page, updated Nov 09, 2014
''I'll tell you a story about monsters and humans or human monsters or monstrous humans. I will leave the judgement and the interpretation... read more
97 reads votes 6 comments 43
Cain

Cain

Shane1971
3 parts / 19 pages, updated May 04, 2013Completed
Cain, after killing his brother Abel is cursed; destined to wander the Earth as a pariah, but blessed with immortality, incredible strength and miraculous self-healing abilities to p... read more
96,774 reads votes 474 comments 32
The Tale of an Inanimate Object

The Tale of an Inanimate Object

AsylumWritings
1 page, updated Oct 19, 2014Completed
I have had a long life. I have traveled, I have seen. Now I have been retired, though the conscious I carry is to heavy a weight. I cannot bare the load and cannot rest. If only I could sway again...
3 reads votes 0 comments 0
The Nazi Mine

The Nazi Mine

CoenHarrison
4 pages, updated Aug 30, 2014
A suicide note of a Russian soldier is found and proves that the Nazis had something else in the depths of the mines other then natural resources
5 reads votes 0 comments 0
Nightmare at Chepstow Castle

Nightmare at Chepstow Castle

ChrisandObe
1 page, updated Sep 12, 2014
21 reads votes 1 comments 1
Red River Rangers: Excerpt

Red River Rangers: Excerpt

JessicaPWest
1 page, updated Jul 12, 2014
Three days after Sheriff Roberts hanged her for the brutal massacre of a group of teens out at Red River Ridge, Catherine Cartwright rose from a shallow grave. ... read more
529 reads votes 2 comments 6
The masquerade Murder

The masquerade Murder

MUSICAL_FANGIRL_XD
2 pages, updated Oct 29, 2014
this is for a competition I have entered. All I can say is that there is a girl named clarrisa and she is in love. the story takes place in the past, like Renaissan... read more
13 reads votes 2 comments 1
The Creepy House

The Creepy House

myR5101
50 parts / 46 pages, updated Feb 20, 2015 Mature
Emily Piper, a random girl that loves to write songs who`s also 18 years old, moved to Los Angelas with her mom and her brother, Noah who`s always got his sisters back a... read more
8,163 reads votes 294 comments 92
Revolution

Revolution

CaseySmith361
2 pages, updated Aug 04, 2014
21 reads votes 1 comments 0
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