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.

Michael's Body ➵ 5sauce

Michael's Body ➵ 5sauce

Princess5S0S
9 parts / 11 pages, updated Jun 06, 2014Completed
❝Hell is a teenage boy.❞ Horror #741 © Princess5S0S. All rights reserved.
2,482 reads votes 110 comments 46
She Remains

She Remains

AksiRusniandVai
2 pages, updated Aug 04, 2014Completed
This originally started as a project for my English writing class, but I exceeded the word limit, by a lot (500 words), so I cut it down. I felt I'd worked too hard on the or... read more
530 reads votes 9 comments 11
Horrific Tales of Horror

Horrific Tales of Horror

RetirementHome
5 parts / 4 pages, updated Sep 10, 2014
A series of short stories guaranteed to scare you half to death. Twice.
2,937 reads votes 41 comments 29
Beside the Dying Light (A The Dead and the Restless Short Story Spin-Off)

Beside the Dying Light (A The Dead and the Restless Short Story Spin-Off)

A_Story_Spoken
2 parts / 10 pages, updated Jul 23, 2014
When the outbreak started, where were you? When the world started to cave in on itself, where did you go? When everything was taken f... read more
362 reads votes 20 comments 6
The Child Song

The Child Song

SammyGirlTheWeird
1 page, updated Dec 26, 2013Completed
Everybody needs a little bit of their kind of happiness
162 reads votes 10 comments 19
Someone is Downstairs

Someone is Downstairs

Sammmy134
1 page, updated Apr 07, 2014Completed
Somebody is downstairs,somebody who doesn't belong.
114 reads votes 9 comments 5
Short scary stories

Short scary stories

butterfly-fly
39 parts / 16 pages, updated May 31, 2014Completed
21,299 reads votes 332 comments 55
Fortune.

Fortune.

MrBendezedrine
2 pages, updated Apr 06, 2014Completed
Friday, December 13, 2014 One fortune. One night. One life. "Your life is in danger. Tell no one. You must leave the city immediately, go where they can't find you. I repeat. Tell no one."
122 reads votes 9 comments 4
Black Book [Completed/Editing]

Black Book [Completed/Editing]

DemiLouiseBlackburn
15 parts / 11 pages, updated Aug 07, 2012Completed
A young boy, neglected by family alike seeks refuge within the pages of small, black book. The more he spills into his writing, the more Sam's anger takes ove... read more
5,306 reads votes 245 comments 179
Death is Calling

Death is Calling

wolfrunner118
13 parts / 14 pages, updated Aug 03, 2012PicturesCompleted
Fourteen year old Lilly Greene is on the loose, beware. Getting possessed then only encouraged by her dead brother to kill, Lilly is on the rise to become the town's worst... read more
2,029 reads votes 97 comments 65
The Massacre

The Massacre

HannahOfTheInternet
7 parts / 7 pages, updated May 21, 2012Completed
Hatred can drive anyone to do anything. But with Piper Kelly it is different. Her hatred is based on her father, her tormenters, and the people who accused her ancestor of be... read more
1,183 reads votes 46 comments 8
Surviving You

Surviving You

karaEyles
1 page, updated Aug 22, 2011Completed
an epic love story ends with a gun, a kiss, and my final words...
168 reads votes 10 comments 4
Stories Born From Boredom and Mindless Afternoons

Stories Born From Boredom and Mindless Afternoons

Londonandeye
9 parts / 9 pages, updated Apr 07, 2012Pictures
Short stories that I wrote while bored (usually procrastinating coursework of some sort haha). They are about one to two pages and I will write them but will not spend hours working on them so they are raw.
2,671 reads votes 191 comments 188
Pheromones

Pheromones

AntonScheller
4 pages, updated Aug 25, 2013Completed
Who doesn't want to be attractive? [Somewhat NSFW]
179 reads votes 9 comments 3
The Unexpected Guest

The Unexpected Guest

AngelaFrances29
5 parts / 5 pages, updated Sep 11, 2013
Alexandra finds herself shifting to a new house with her mom and a lil' sister. Finding this new house extraordinarily uncanny, she soon finds out its so-called hidde... read more
1,021 reads votes 36 comments 43
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Mystery/Thriller Mystery/Thriller
What is a Mystery/Thriller story? A Mystery is a puzzle or a secret that is solved by characters in the story. Clever plotting, interesting clues, detective reasoning skills ? all of these are important elements. Similarly, Thriller stories involve a threat or imminent danger that must be overcome or resolved and often involves mysterious elements.