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Horror Short Stories

Random Horror Short Stories

18+
My Shadow (2/10)
Story by MCarrillo
Part two. Kristen meets with her brother David.
15+
The Traitor
Story by Lozza
Not so much horror, but old style with murder
12+
An Old Croaked House, California Part 3
Story by Sansid
This is the third part... Here come some mystery and suspense. I hope you like it!!! Please give some review!
12+
First Step
Poem by Zip017
A child's encounter in the night
PG
The Mystery of Ravenoak
The luminance of the lantern dies.

Most Favorited Horror Short Stories

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SCHOOL'S BATHROOM MIRRORS
Story by matthewmeager
THERE WAS A LITTLE BOY WHO DIED IN THE SCHOOL'S BATHROOMS AND SETS A PLAN FOR EVERY STUDENT... IF HE GETS A BLOODY FACE, HE WILL MAKE THE STUDENT LOOKING INTO THE MIRROR GET A BLOODY FACE... AND SO ON
15+
Forgotten Friend
When you are young, and you have an imaginary friend, what happens to it when you grow up and forget about it?
All Audiences
The Room
Story by Author Unknown
All Audiences
The Elevator Numbers
Stuck in the Elevator she heard a voice, What happen next? You’ll just have to find out.
18+
Dear Killer, My Lover
A letter to read when you wake. If you wake.

Top Horror Short Stories

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The Skin Tin
Story by ClaudiaM
A child collects skin as a hobby.
18+
Run Rabbit Run
Story by StephLiBen
Michael is a detective and a hunter and his prey are demons. But it's not just demons he should fear, something else is hunting the demons, something destructive and deadly.
All Audiences
She's Back... Pt1
Story by Krypton
An unsolved case about a girl who is suspected of being murdered after going missing, and 7 years later she appears and calls her murderer.
12+
Tortured
Story by Kat
A girl awakes to her worst fear - the sound of surgical instruments.
15+
Forgotten Friend
When you are young, and you have an imaginary friend, what happens to it when you grow up and forget about it?

Most Viewed Horror Short Stories

12+
SCHOOL'S BATHROOM MIRRORS
Story by matthewmeager
THERE WAS A LITTLE BOY WHO DIED IN THE SCHOOL'S BATHROOMS AND SETS A PLAN FOR EVERY STUDENT... IF HE GETS A BLOODY FACE, HE WILL MAKE THE STUDENT LOOKING INTO THE MIRROR GET A BLOODY FACE... AND SO ON
All Audiences
The Room
Story by Author Unknown
12+
All Audiences
Sadistic Whispers
Story by WhiteLace
What if someone in your family had a secret? And what if that secret was about to find you in the middle of terror and possibly death?
All Audiences
The Untold
Story by luvbub_xox
It COULD be a true story....it could be whateva u want it to be... But it's about the moment that Shelly thought she'd neva see the daylight again...

Latest Horror Short Stories

All Audiences
A Reflection of a Shadow
Story by KeithLankford
Just a Shadow of a Reflection
15+
The Rain
Poem by sky_wolf19
Looks are deceiving
18+
Traumatic Endings
Poem by tmunroe
Poem about a dramatic night, and being close to death.
18+
Floating Bell
Story by AlexHazel
A cautionary tale about the coast, tides and the wisdom of never turning ones back on the sea.
All Audiences
The Circus of the Performing Spirits
Story by JPYoung
A Wayfarer's End may be the Beginning...
All Audiences
The Dark Alley
Story by daftme
i was walking on a dark alley when i felt someone is watching me.
15+
Reminded of Me
We all leave bits and pieces behind.
12+
Goofy's Insane
Story by AaronTheRocker
An ax-wielding Goofy is on the hunt for Mickey Mouse.
All Audiences
Vanishing Justice
Story by Chris-r82
Two crimes, Two Guilty men, One mysterious stranger. Can it really be a coincidence that both men vanished after coming into contact with this stranger?
All Audiences
The Zombie
Musing by Chris-r82
A glimpse into the life of your average Zombie
15+
DOLLY'S LULLABIES
Story by Matty LibraWolf
A talented pianist Dolly who plays lullabies on her piano, she seemed innocent from the beginning, she lost her life to a murderous pedophile, Dolly started haunting her killer with revenge.
PG
Siblings
Story by HSuys
Parental nightmare
PG
The Island
Story by JB Van Cleave
A veteran's story from Operation Iraqi Freedom better told around a campfire than from a bar stool. "Soldiers at war" is just the setting, the story is something else entirely...
All Audiences
Going Under
Story by Despicable_Moi
I wrote this a few years ago, but can't remember what I had intended for it. I'm going to try adding on to it though. It's basically my interpretation of drowning.
12+
The Darkness' Embrace
Story by Despicable_Moi
Mara wakes up to find her best friend in some sort of trance-like state, then things get even weirder when she finds that her whole class is under the same circumstance.
All Audiences
THE WOODS of DOOM
Story by hercules
A reckless young man enters an area of woodland and gets eaten by Velociraptors.
All Audiences
Fred
Story by Broken_Hearted
A short story gone wrong
All Audiences
Baby Doll
Story by Broken_Hearted
A brief slight horror story that I wrote cause I was bored.
15+
The Dollmaker
Story by rubyeleanor
After her mother's death, a young girl is forced to move into her father's house. Upon arriving, she is pleasantly surprised at the warm welcome but soon realises things are not quite as they seem...
All Audiences
What if We Were All Zombies but We Didn't Know?
Story by Alex'sWife<3
HEAR ME OUT!! If ya'll think I am just overthinking, feel free to leave
PG
The man
Story by Joshua_12
Something that happened to me and my foster mom late at night.
All Audiences
AFK
So About That Res- -AFK, Ever Had A Text With Someone And They Say The Letters AFK? Enjoy The Horror Story About AFK.
All Audiences
The Childrens Home
Story by Alex'sWife<3
Read to find out what this is about
12+
Dark
Poem by Wafflecats22
It was dark. Or was dark it?
All Audiences
Nut Cracker Ballerina
The Sound Of The Nut Cracker Music, Isn’t It Beautiful?
All Audiences
Baby Blanket
Shh.. Shh.. Little Baby, Wanna Know What Happens? Read To Find Out
All Audiences
Stuck
Story by PuffyPancakes
Another sleep story, read authors note after reading for more information. Not exactly horror, but I'd imagine it was scary
All Audiences
The One
Poem by Alex'sWife<3
So, this is older then "Two Dead Boys" so it may not rhyme well
All Audiences
Two Dead Boys
Poem by Alex'sWife<3
Two dead boys had a grudge to withhold
All Audiences
Run till you die
Emma walks home from school, when she hears something and random people die!
All Audiences
The Elevator Numbers
Stuck in the Elevator she heard a voice, What happen next? You’ll just have to find out.
12+
The Angel
If the statue disappears, hide.
All Audiences
The Ripper
Story by LeaSheryn
Emma Quance is frightened of the Ripper
12+
Creaker
What is it that creaks and moans above me tonight?
15+
Evil Within - Final
Willis, an Investigative Reporter, goes through more than he bargained for at an abandoned psychiatric hospital. *Language*
15+
Evil Within
Willis, an Investigative Reporter, goes through more than he bargained for at an abandoned psychiatric hospital. *Language*
All Audiences
The Room
Story by thedr7q
First Person story of waking up in a mysterious dark room with no memory of why
All Audiences
The Bell in the Well in the Dell
Story by LeaSheryn
Nora moves to Romania with her mother and encounters Vampires
15+
Talking to the Dead
My uncle is weird. He claims he can talk to the dead by...
12+
Don't Wake Up
A woman sees a little girl who tells her, "Don't wake up".
12+
Skeleton Lady
Tom and Gerald were using a oujia board and they have an unexpected visitor.
12+
Laughter
A roommate experiences something very strange.
18+
Mental Gap
Story by Andres Cantu
a father whose family disappeared thinking that they were kidnapped by someone else. not realizing, that he was the one killing the people and disappearing them forever.
12+
Painter
A painter has a dark secret, will the secret get out?
12+
The stalker
Story by Joshua_12
There is a killer stalker on the loose and Victoria is convinced she's next.
12+
Followed
A girl is chased on her way back home, will she make it back?
12+
Hypothermia
Story by AlanTFitch
A woman hears a noise, coming from somewhere. In the process of trying to track the noise down, she walks into a cold room (as seems the noise is coming from) and gets closed in by accident. Now what