Short Stories - Mystery / Thriller

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.

(Complete) Why She Drowned [1]

(Complete) Why She Drowned [1]

sarena_a
71 parts / 20 pages, updated Oct 24, 2014GPictures
❝Her mind was being flooded. She was sinking through her thoughts. Her conscious barely stood above. Hope was being under towed. Passion was stilling. Even hatred stopped breathing. She knew she was being destroyed; forever.❞ [Watty Awards 2014]
112,931 reads votes 5,243 comments 1,345
The Greenwich House ➣ Teen Wolf

The Greenwich House ➣ Teen Wolf

-avalanches
1 page, updated Oct 23, 2014PG-13Pictures
The Greenwich House is a legend in Beacon Hills, used to scare kids and provide one hell of a Halloween tale. They don't know that every single word spoken about the Greenwich House - is true.
116 reads votes 15 comments 7
Obsessed » z.m. {au}

Obsessed » z.m. {au}

horrorclifford95
6 parts / 3 pages, updated Oct 25, 2014PG-13
❝I'm not happy anymore!❞ [Short Story~ Fanfic] {10/25/14} #77 in Mystery/Thriller {10/23/14} #754 in Short Story {10/25/14} #262 in Short Story All Rights Reserved 2014
193 reads votes 57 comments 38
The Player » l.t. {au}

The Player » l.t. {au}

horrorclifford95
6 parts / 3 pages, updated Oct 24, 2014PG-13
❝No one's going to steal you from me nor going to touch you.❞ [Short Story~ Fanfic] {10/23/14} #81 in Mystery/Thriller {10/25/14} #92 in Mystery/Thriller {10/23/14} #306 in Short Story {10/25/14} #325 in Short Story} All Rights Reserved 2014
157 reads votes 46 comments 35
Reincarnation » l.p. {au}

Reincarnation » l.p. {au}

horrorclifford95
6 parts / 3 pages, updated Oct 24, 2014PG-13
❝You remind me of someone special.❞ [Short Story~ Fanfic] {10/23/14} #66 in Mystery/Thriller {10/25/14} #84 in Mystery/Thriller {10/23/14} #231 in Short Story {10/25/14} #292 in Short Story All Rights Reserved 2014
149 reads votes 52 comments 26
Over Again » h.s. {au}

Over Again » h.s. {au}

horrorclifford95
6 parts / 3 pages, updated Oct 25, 2014PG-13
❝I'm sick of everything!❞ [Short Story~ Fanfic] {10/25/14} #93 in Mystery/Thriller {10/23/14} #307 in Short Story {10/25/14} #329 in Short Story All Rights Reserved 2014
201 reads votes 47 comments 28
A Dim World

A Dim World

BrightAngelEyes
5 parts / 5 pages, updated Oct 22, 2014GCompleted
HIGHEST RANKS: #83 in Mystery / Thriller [10/24/14] & #288 in Short Story [10/24/14]
105 reads votes 39 comments 5
Social Engineer (#Wattys2014)

Social Engineer (#Wattys2014)

ianhsutherland
17 parts / 21 pages, updated Aug 14, 2014PG-13Completed
A Wattpad Featured Story! #Wattys2014 A pharmaceutical company under cyberattack from China. The chemical formula for their Alzheimer’s drug at stake. Can e... read more
60,310 reads votes 829 comments 80
Drawn To You

Drawn To You

SamanthaSLK
3 pages, updated Oct 10, 2014PGVideo
Short Story/Flash Fiction – Nothing is as it seems when a beautiful artist invites a mysterious and dangerous art lover to her isolated mansion. A strange collection of pa... read more
151 reads votes 7 comments 15
Not A Sound

Not A Sound

RussellWangersky
6 pages, updated Oct 14, 2014PG-13Completed
A lonely man in a loveless marriage sits in his basement listening to the noises of the house and the sounds of activity unfolding above him.
17,969 reads votes 41 comments 18
Please, not my family!

Please, not my family!

Wayne_Sharpe
2 parts / 7 pages, updated Oct 07, 2014GVideoCompleted
When you are involved in a devastating road traffic accident, what do you see around you as the rescuers save you, as the hospital, its doctors and nurses mend your ... read more
192 reads votes 5 comments 0
The Cursed Letter

The Cursed Letter

NeilDSilva
7 pages, updated Sep 24, 2014PG-13
He was the kind of person who could bewitch anyone with a single smile. The person could have been a complete stranger, of whatever age or rank, but he could just go up... read more
113 reads votes 6 comments 0
The Letters Of Death

The Letters Of Death

The_Black_Blooded
20 parts / 5 pages, updated Oct 15, 2014
After investigating serial homicides, Detective Jack Harper finds letters sent to him from a person who says he is the serial killer.
1,559 reads votes 92 comments 17
Undercover Bambino

Undercover Bambino

sloanranger
4 parts / 3 pages, updated Aug 06, 2014GVideo
SHORT STORY: Tight little story about a guy named Harry, his wife Madge & the other woman - Evie. Despite some swell punch and Spam treats, a depression-era couple throws a fifth anniversary party that ends very badly...
2,465 reads votes 59 comments 107
Soup

Soup

TaureanDelight
6 parts / 3 pages, updated May 08, 2014PG-13Completed
Simon Broadnax is a simple man. Simon Broadnax has a complex problem. So imagine his joy at finding a solution- his wife Augusta. To show his appreciation, he cooks and tonight h... read more
1,668 reads votes 107 comments 43
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