Stories tagged “Cthulhu”

  • To the Elder Ones I Call

    With this blood a line I now trace To drill a hole in both time and space Two separate circles, concentric each Into the void I extend my reach A murder each sabbath for every week of the year The heart of a sheep, the spleen of a steer All the parts b...

    • Author: Ronnie
    • Posted over 10 years ago.
    • 3 out of 5
  • The Arrival

    Each drop hit the ground with a heavy thud and with the last, an eerie pipe music could be faintly heard for miles around. Her eyes grew wide as she watched with horror as the pool of blood turned a deep oily black and fell away forming an impossibly d...

    • Author: Ronnie
    • Posted over 10 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Note Tucked Into a Rare Greek Book

    I was mad to think of translating this, and if there is justice left in this misbegotten fiend-ridden universe then the man who sold me this book will suffer my fate. If his store can still be found on Marvell Street and Providence Lane, I beg you to s...

    • Author: lastsyllable
    • Posted about 10 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Horrors of the School System

    It woke into pain. The pain of being bound into flesh, the pain of the sea that pressed down on It’s material form, the pain of It’s body having been eaten away by the creatures of the deep. The pain of awareness after ages of mindless slum...

    • Author: Silven
    • Posted almost 10 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Ctiülüo is Summoned

    “Hädia Ctiülüa siäked änt havied do kis havlul liv Ralio” chanted the monks as they stood around the fire. They were summoning a great beast. They knew not what they were about to unleash on the world, but still they went on. It was a ...

  • A Letter Found

    My Webley revolver lies on the desk beside me as I write this, its black and oily heft reassuring, even as I know that it is of no use. My nerves have been shot these past six months, ever since that blasted business with the 39 Steps. Lucky we managed...

  • Showdown in the End Times

    The octopus-headed man looked at her with its large, inky black pupil-less eyes. It held a gun in every single one of its tentacles. “Do you truly think you can defeat me, mortal?” Jenny Everywhere smiled. “Absolutely.” She cock...

    • Author: Garsecg
    • Posted over 7 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5