Stories tagged “creepy”

  • A Fleeting Moment (Mature)

    He gropes the wall. A weak orange filament sputters to life, swaying nervously above them. He blinks. With a thud, the heavy door shuts, closing out all but the faintest rumble of surf. Turning, he watches her take it in… the rusty cage, the meta...

  • High Priestess and Herald

    Bony hands grabbed Marie and hoisted her aloft as if she was some sort of prize. They carried her through the streets and though it was day, no one raised a hand against them. People had learned to avert their eyes rather than risk getting involved. Ma...

  • Different Hues

    It’s not really blue. It is aquamarine, turquoise and cyan in stripes with the roof a striking maroon in contrast. Still, people as a group are a little pushed for time, a little ignorant and rather stubborn, so it has a small plaque in the pavin...

    • Author: Lighty
    • Posted over 6 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • Shoulda Been Beautiful (Mature)

    The coldness of the concrete floor slowly eats away at the warmth of their bodies. He feels her shiver. Cold? Emotion? Hard to tell, especially for him. He stands suddenly, causing her to jump. “Fuck,” he mutters. He strides out, door thump...

  • Directionless (Mature)

    Huh. “I didn’t come after you,” he says. “What?” “Tonight… I wasn’t stalking you. I was… I…” He scuffs his feet, kicking bits of plastic. “Just now, you asked me to kill you…...

  • Furby

    Opening up my present to see an adorable furry toy looking at me had me quite disappointed. A toy with two ears, two big round eyes and an adorable little beak frozen in time twist tied into a cardboard box. I opened it out of boredom because any other...

  • Mother of Corruption

    A great crack appeared in the ceiling as it buckled under enormous weight. My partner disappeared under the falling debris that heralded the horror that landed in a heap of sweltering flesh. The creature had once been a woman but now she was a monster....

  • Two More for the Farm (Mature)

    The old farm was known to be dangerous. Though it was deserted, many people had disappeared over the years on that ancient land. Horrible sounds and strange lights made for good ghost stories but finally the police of Larson County installed signs arou...

  • Equinox Vs. Evil (4)

    I focus every fiber of my being on water. Running water, flowing water, falling water. Sweat begins to form little beads on my forehead. “Of course I want to kill you.” Evil says I focus even harder squeezing my eyes shut half in concentrat...

  • Smudge (Mature)

    She pushed the chair back and stood up, gathering her clothes and dressing. I wanted to rip the clothes right off again. Her shirt went on last, and when her head poked through the collar, she finally noticed my stare. She blushed. I swallowed a sudden...

    • Author: Colt Lemons
    • Posted over 6 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • The Dark House of Aundiere

    The house of Aundier on the hill warns no one enter, and all look away. A red moon crowns it the night that we must venture there. Animal tracks cross the path, but do not leave, beating the ground muddy towards the house, as we do. On and while we wer...

    • Author: Jason Month
    • Posted about 6 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • The Baker Homes Apartment Complex

    I live in an apartment complex of rules. I moved here two months ago. Apartment number 29. A quiet, quaint complex. A new home, one much needed. I was fresh out of college, and needed a closer place by my job. This complex was ideal. The whole process ...

    • Author: soup
    • Posted about 6 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • The Navigator

    “I think we’re lost Martin.” “Don’t be ridiculous. The Navigator hasn’t steered us wrong yet.” Martin slapped his thigh. “Ha! Get it? STEERED!” he guffawed. Deb rolled her eyes and looked at the unf...

    • Author: Melia
    • Posted about 6 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Sweet Child of Mine

    He fled in a flow, He bled out his soul, He said he had to know, Being dead could be control, He’s fed up with the whole set up Threatening, Readying, Reddening, Steadying Ending Breath’s are puffing In the air Blending into nothing Lik...

    • Author: Tad Winslow
    • Posted almost 6 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Wolf

    There’s a seven foot tall wolf With dog-like legs Stepping upright Beneath the moonlight In the backyards Of shadows By stars Suppressing growls With a click Of human teeth grown into its jowls It’s sick And knows it Stoically standing Wit...

    • Author: Tad Winslow
    • Posted almost 6 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Plenty of Warning

    Four women hung from a gibbet, bodies swaying in the wind, causing the thick ropes to creak against the sin-stained wood. The unpleasant sounds gave the impression the dead were speaking to each other in croaks and whispers. I shivered and hurriedly lo...

    • Author: Robert Quick
    • Posted almost 6 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • Tooth Fairy

    When he told people what he did, their normal reaction was one of disgust. There was nothing wrong with it, he’d argue – nothing illegal, immoral or perverse. Even so, most people thought there was something wrong with it. He knew different...

  • Slendy

    There’s a man in the dark He don’t make no sound His eyes give no spark To his face nothing is bound He does well with children No one gives him the boot He doesn’t do any kiddin’ while in his deep black suit He’s so very ...

    • Author: Rushua
    • Posted over 5 years ago.
  • And Then You Lock The Door

    It’s one of those nights. Things blend in an amalgamation of dream mush; envelope you in a world constructed of reality and beyond. The light overhead: is it more orange than usual? It flickers and you swear you hear static. The creepy old-timey ...

    • Author: Nancy
    • Posted over 5 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • The Gift of Death

    Soft whispers echo in the hallway. They grow louder and the voices are hauntingly eerie. Black smoke slithers through a crack in the doorway, nearing the bed. I watch in silence as it snakes up the headboard. The ethereal song can be heard faintly from...

  • Dancing With The Devil Himself

    I watch the man in the doorway silently, my mouth gaping open from shock. The man suddenly flicks his wrist at me and the black smoke clamps over my wrist. It feels cold, slimy.. The oily darkness tugs on me and I rise from my chair, forced to walk tow...

  • Foundation Stone

    The congregation gathered at the center of the main hall was bathed in a dappled light streaming through the cracked and shattered windows. Reflecting off the bone-white floors, light illuminated the faces of the chosen ones here to pass The Judgment. ...

    • Author: ipe
    • Posted about 5 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Cirque de la Lune

    A trickle of moonlight crawled inside the tent, casting a shadow onto the ringleader’s face. He grinned widely, twirling his cane in a gloved hand. Music played softly in the background. “Welcome to Cirque de la Lune, held only at midnight!...

  • Iconoclasts

    Dean Al French was sweating. He was always sweating. Students called him the Wet Towel. But this was different. This was unhealthy, had to be. If he kept his job he was finally going to use that union insurance, go see a doctor about this sweating thin...

    • Author: RicoLaser
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Glass Room

    I fought, sobbed, thrashed, and bit till I tasted blood; but none of my efforts were enough to hold back my restraints. My heart was pounding, I could feel the sweat dripping down my neck, hear the sounds of the machines humming somewhere out there on ...