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PG
Late Night Supper
Story by David Woods
While preparing a snack, Mary Close is interrupted by a mysterious late night caller. He claims Mary has arranged their meeting but she has no recollection of ever encountering him before.
18+
the dead body in the bed
Story by tabithacanales
this story is really suprising
All Audiences
guess who??
Story by madivh2288
...
18+
18+
Not tonight, Trakka...
Story by PeterHunter
... result of a trip...

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
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.
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?

Top Horror Short Stories

18+
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

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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 Lia_of_Oz
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 Lia_of_Oz
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?
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
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
So, this is older then "Two Dead Boys" so it may not rhyme well
All Audiences
Two Dead Boys
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
All Audiences
The mirror man
Story by Joshua_12
A short story about your reflection in the mirror
18+
Tunnel to Oblivion
Story by JPYoung
A freelance journalist takes a trip down a railway line to come face to face with a deadly secret society.
All Audiences
Aracnaphobia
Story by FrostBreath
This is a flash-fiction type of thing about the rear of spiders. If you are a person who does NOT like spiders, then this is most likely not something you'd like to read.
18+
Cold Welcome: The Vagabond War, Part 2
Story by Quill
"I couldn't help thinking about what I'd just witnessed. I had never seen anyone fight like that before....I knew I had to find him,"
18+
No Refuge (Lazarus Affliction, Part 3)
Story by Quill
Taking refuge in a nowhere town, our characters encounter a new kind of threat.
12+
Horror Shorts #3
Story by AaronTheRocker
I live alone, but I can hear someone's breath in the room.
All Audiences
Mother
Story by DΓ©icide
Another short scary story
All Audiences
Seeing Red
Story by DΓ©icide
The first day of school horror
15+
I Want to Be a Bird
Story by eloise2006
she just wants to be a bird
12+
I'm Fine
Story by eloise2006
this is about a girl who gets robbed and then suddenly kidnapped but is she there by herself?