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Those Innocent Little Lies (Flash Fiction)

“Have you ever thought about killing yourself?”
Tommy was thinking quick as he tried to analyze the situation. Continue reading

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A Sisters Choice (Flash Fiction)

The curved blade of the knife glided with ease across the woman’s neck as she crumpled to the ground. Continue reading

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A Most Effective Program (Horror Flash Fiction)

“Dr. Nethers? Neil Nethers?” The nurse asked.
“Yes.”
“Dr. Sudekus is expecting you.” Continue reading

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H.P. Lovecraft–Master Of Horror

I have posted on H.P. Lovecraft before, but I thought I would give a short biography on this master of the macabre. Universally known as the twentieth centuries master of the horror genre, his uniquely bizarre tales are hard to … Continue reading

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Every Last Drop Of Hope (Horror Flash Fiction)

Kirkland ran his hand across his beard wiping away the excess blood. He licked the knife one last time before standing up and walking back through the darkness on to the busy street at the entrance to the alley. Continue reading

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4W-2D-13H (Horror Flash Fiction)

Bradly knew he was dead; he remembered everything. The noose, the chair, and most of all his wanting desire to prove an existence after death. Continue reading

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Friend & Foe (Horror Flash Fiction)

“I will stop you from telling them about me. In fact, I will keep you from talking at all.” Continue reading

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Watch “Concepts of Horror in Fiction ( Writing Tips )” on YouTube

Very informative vlog on horror in fiction writing.

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How To Write Thrilling Horror Stories That Will Keep Your Readers Terrified.

The bottom line for all fiction is that the story is a lie the reader can believe in, with characters he comes to know and care about. In horror fiction and monster stories, the bottom line is that the reader will believe and be afraid. Continue reading

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Malevolent Mondays——At The Center Of The Maze (Horror Flash Fiction)

Gloria Gallow had always kept her gift to herself. The best-kept secrets, she figured, were the ones you held onto by yourself. So, her ability to read minds was always left unsaid. Continue reading

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Somethings Never Change

‘I just want this to end and forget everything.’ Dorian thought to himself as he stood in front of the mirror. His eyes sunken, hair tangled, and his skin a pale remembrance of its former self. Continue reading

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Little Being

Can you strip away? This willingness to obey. Once forgotten now alive…

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Controlled Burn (Horror Flash Fiction)

Walking home, she was approached by a man in a car that stopped beside her and motioned her over. Continue reading

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The Gathering Of Innocence (Flash Fiction)

“Don’t do this. I don’t want to die,” he begged. Continue reading

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Friday Frighteners

“Where are we?” He asked the man in front of him.
Nothing. No answer. Continue reading

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Worst Day Ever Quotes That Will Make You Reconsider

“It’s better to be good than evil, but one achieves goodness at a terrific cost.” Stephen King

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Friday Frighteners

Documatica Neville thanked the delivery man, shut the door, and hurried to his backroom office. He tore open the package, and the video fell out. Pushing the tape into the player, he sat down with pen and paper in hand. … Continue reading

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Friday Frighteners

Darkness Calls Ten. “Why are you to decide her fate?” “I am her true being. The one she has relied upon ever since the accident.” Eleven. “Yes, but I can make her fly, soar above this wasted life.” The first … Continue reading

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Friday Frighteners

Happily Ever Never With the final limb severed, Kyle looked down with pride at his work. “Another masterpiece, unfortunately, this is the last one.” This was the last one for the thirtieth time. The satisfaction never lasted, never held his … Continue reading

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Friday Frighteners

My Mother’s Son “I will turn you.” “I’ll never be like you!” With that, he pulled the trigger. The hole in her head bled for only a moment before closing up. “I told you I can’t die a normal death … Continue reading

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