Tag Archives: horror

Drought

The first thing Jack noticed when he awoke was the smell of smoke. The second thing was the daylight streaming through the window. The daylight scared him more. His mouth felt furry, but there would be nothing to drink until … Continue reading

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A Twitter-length Horror Story

Thirteen bells toll as the dead begin to rise. A jubilant battle-cry echoes through the darkness. This time the prophecy will be fulfilled.

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Till Death Do Us Part

He had loved her once, he was sure. He couldn’t remember why. He should have left the first time she cheated. He’d tried to so many times since, but she always begged: “Don’t leave me Eddy. Purleeeeze.” And he always … Continue reading

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Easy Money?

This was going to be the easiest bet she’d ever won, Mary thought. An old, crooked house with wrought-iron gates and broken windows was too much of a cliché to be really haunted. She checked her watch. Only 6 hours … Continue reading

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My Favourite Genre

Like most people, I like to be scared. So my favourite genre is Horror, right? Wrong. I’ve never had trouble sleeping after watching a horror film or reading horror fiction, because I know that it’s all made up. I get … Continue reading

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