Short Stories - Horror

Short stories are works of brief narrative prose, which usually focus on a limited number of characters and a single, decisive plot incident. Significantly shorter and more compact than novels, short stories leave the reader with a snapshot or slice of life.

The Meadow Which We Walk Among

The Meadow Which We Walk Among

Sir_Boastalot
1 page, updated May 09, 2014VideoCompleted
A safe haven, so they think. A place of peace and music, so they think. A place where you stay for eternity, so they know.
141 reads votes 9 comments 6
The Boy On Cinnamon Street » n.h. {au}

The Boy On Cinnamon Street » n.h. {au}

horrorclifford95
6 parts / 3 pages, updated Oct 25, 2014PG-13
❝I won't hurt you- you're too damn precious to suffer in death.❞ [Short Story~ Fanfic] {10/23/14} #351 in Horror {10/25/14} #425 in Horror All Rights Reserved 2014
158 reads votes 59 comments 34
SCARY STORIES FOR THE WEAK MIND

SCARY STORIES FOR THE WEAK MIND

RinOkumurax
160 parts / 123 pages, updated Oct 29, 2014PG-13
Scary stories from around the world, some are based on peoples' experiences and some are just for entertainment if you're a lover of horror you'll enjoy ... read more
27,010 reads votes 385 comments 62
Scare

Scare

WalidAbdulwahab
4 parts / 5 pages, updated Oct 02, 2013
this is a collection of short, scary, awkward, creepy, and eerie stories. the cover is a really good made cover made from @Rilectt please show her respect and thank her.
1,041 reads votes 25 comments 3
Farewell to the Flesh

Farewell to the Flesh

LynnS13
3 pages, updated Oct 15, 2014Completed
A young surgeon, recently arrived to Venice describes his experience in the house of Duchess Aurora di Abruzzi, a woman with great influence and secrets soon to be ... read more
64 reads votes 9 comments 6
The Parasite (Going through MAJOR Editing)

The Parasite (Going through MAJOR Editing)

Jinx_Mage
23 parts / 4 pages, updated Feb 17, 2013PG-13Pictures
Don't let it find you. Don't let it want you. Don't let it touch you. Don't go anywhere alone. Don't take down the cross on your door. Don't talk to strangers. Don't let it charm you. Otherwise, you will be taken.
7,959 reads votes 88 comments 47
The Puppeteer

The Puppeteer

MashaBawab
2 pages, updated Mar 07, 2014Completed
"You are pathetic. You are weak. You think you can stand up to me? I control you. I am the puppeteer. I am you." My feeble protests are nothing to him. He waves them aside like he is swatting at mere flies. "Give into me! NOW!!"
157 reads votes 9 comments 2
The Book of Scary Stories and Urban Legends

The Book of Scary Stories and Urban Legends

cookiesrock17
16 parts / 11 pages, updated Sep 15, 2014
Horror stories! Urban Legends! The best campfire you'll ever come across of. The absolute most scariest real stories, rumors, and myths that ... read more
4,060 reads votes 178 comments 55
Smacked Down! Four Horrific Contest Winners

Smacked Down! Four Horrific Contest Winners

GradyRichards
5 parts / 26 pages, updated Mar 19, 2012PG-13Completed
1,147 reads votes 44 comments 11
Convenience

Convenience

LyricalBreeze
3 pages, updated Jun 17, 2014PG-13Completed
92 reads votes 9 comments 2
A Collection of Short Stories

A Collection of Short Stories

sayruq
9 parts / 18 pages, updated Dec 24, 2013PG-13
4,449 reads votes 98 comments 45
Bubbles

Bubbles

creepypostas
1 page, updated Jun 02, 2013Completed
A creepypasta we created ourselves. Enjoy!
149 reads votes 9 comments 10
Unknowingly Lifeless

Unknowingly Lifeless

TheLostAngel
6 parts / 8 pages, updated Mar 04, 2012PG-13Completed
Sarah is a hardworking girl who works for a record company. One day, she stumbles to her basement and had a horrific experience there. At work, her coworker, Camron, ... read more
2,634 reads votes 61 comments 26
SHIVER

SHIVER

SeemaNasir
17 parts / 21 pages, updated Oct 12, 2014G
"Alone. Yes, that's the key word, the most awful word in the English tongue. Murder doesn't hold a candle to it and hell is just a poor synonym." -Stephen King. SHIVER... read more
10,928 reads votes 443 comments 307
Silver EXE

Silver EXE

Silverx721
6 parts / 3 pages, updated Mar 18, 2014PG-13Completed
1,607 reads votes 70 comments 25
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Historical Fiction are stories that take place in the past. They are different from time travel stories, as they do not include any Fantastical Elements and deal with the lives and plots of characters who lived many years ago as the author imagines those times to be! Historical Fiction may take place during extraordinary historical events, but it doesn't have to. Historical Fiction can cover any period of time that would be considered the past. This is a new category on Wattpad, put up bec...