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  1. The Sixth Chamber (Chapter One)

    The Sixth Chamber (Chapter One)

    The Sixth Chamber Chapter One: The Devil’s Kiln Yarrod inhaled deeply the hot desert air, unsure he’d filled his lungs with anything at all. He held it in for a good while, assessed the quality, then breathed out and felt the exhalation brush his drying lips. It had the consistency of powder...
  2. J

    I want to write a psychological horror story, what is the best advice you have for me?

    I have ideas for some serieses of loud house horror fanfics involving an OC I came up with called Lomond Loud. Lomond is a mutant human who has superpowers and likes to kill as much people as he can just because he finds it fun. He also likes to eat the organs of his victims. Ronnie Anne, Clyde...
  3. TripleFade

    Hail Casesar (horror/ some language)

    (edited for language) Hail Caesar The hotel was dingy, cheap and right off the highway. It’s decades-long dirge was the din of car tires on asphalt, and the ragged homeless shuffling across the parking lot. A metal “Long Stay” sign hung above the door, pock-marked, streaked with rust and the...
  4. Insolitus

    The Safe [Horror; Mature]

    How do you cut rose bushes, why do you cut them? What am I doing? These questions ran through my mind as I pretended to know what I was doing. As long as I did my my boss left me alone. This was my third consecutive week as being a gardener/handyman for Arthur DeMarco, and since it was either...
  5. L

    The First Law, Chapter 4. Sci-fi/horror/fantasy

    Here's chapter 4 of the book I'm working on. Together with the first three chapters (which I've already posted) it forms the first "part" of the book. I'd say the four can stand on their own as a short story. I'd love feedback! The Mess The First Law, Chapter 4 by LaMDoH123 ©2019 The figure...
  6. L

    The First Law, Chapter 3. Scifi-horror.

    The Task The First Law, Chapter 3 by LaMDoH123 ©2019 They were a horror. Their faces were flushed, and their eyes showed nothing but whites. They ran, crawled and leaped, tripping over each other in their eagerness to get to them. Some carried makeshift weapons –hammers, wrenches, mining...
  7. L

    The First Law: short excerpt. ACTION SCENE!- warning, a little bloody

    This is a short excerpt from the third chapter of a book I'm writing, so minor spoilers ahead. I've already posted the first two chapters in an earlier thread. They were a horror. Their faces were flushed, and their eyes showed nothing but whites. They ran, crawled and leaped, tripping...
  8. seigfried007

    Seeking Betas for Pinocchio (incomplete novel)

    TITLE: Pinocchio GENRE: Psychological Horror WORD COUNT: 122K and counting BLURB: The life of a mild-mannered family man falls to pieces after he meets a mysterious entity in this disturbing retelling of the classic tale. AUDIENCE DESCRIPTION: Adults only EXPECTATIONS: While anything might help...
  9. ParadoxBrother

    [GRAPHIC CONTENT] Warped Paradox Conceptualization | A Psychological Horror Game

    You can look at the title Warped Paradox, then you can look at my username. Wonder, "did he do that on purpose?" The answer is yes, yes I did. Now onto the topic at hand, something I'm excited about actually! While this isn't going to become an actual book or short story, I still wanted to post...
  10. C

    How to start and plot help

    I have a new idea I'm looking to get started not sure how to do that here is my synopsis "The human mind can only take so much before it reaches the brink is madness. We live on an island of ignorance surrounded by a Black Sea blissfully unaware of the horrors around us. The ones that...
  11. Insolitus

    Untitled Sci-Fi Horror Short Excerpt (600ish words)

    We saw the Baychimo against the gas giant of UN-NOPRA long before it showed up on the scanners of our vessel. Jackson, our engineer had spied it as a blip and we, being myself and our pilot, Luiz, decided it was in our best interest as a salvage ship to investigate. It was frozen in place, as if...
  12. Dave Watson

    Adonias Low - Betas required

    TITLE - Adonias Low / The Low Man GENRE - Western / Horror (see other info) WORD COUNT - 103k BLURB - Murder. Robbery. Kidnapping. Incest. Welcome to Napa Valley, California, 1891 . To lawmen and bad men alike, The Low Man is a ghost story. The most feared bounty hunter to ever walk...
  13. S

    Untitled Horror Short Story - Opening (802 words) - (Sexual Nature Content) - (ESL)

    Hello all. I'm writing a short horror story and I'd like to know how this opening is faring. I'm from Brazil and I'm writing in Portuguese, so perfect English spelling and phrase structure is not my main concern. My inspirations for this is Japanese Horror (Ryu Murakami and Koji Suzuki) and...
  14. S

    We Serve Breakfast All Day (1724 Words)

    It's been awhile, but, I'm ready for punishment again. I would appreciate any feedback given. Warning! There is rough language and subject matter. Thank you. We Serve Breakfast All Day. “Just make it through the fucking day!” The words hung in the air for a heartbeat or two. Then, as easily...
  15. Srossics

    Another Goddamn Zombie Story.

    Chapter One Day One “Today is Thursday, January 2nd, 2014, and at 7: 03 P.M. Harold Wednesday passed away at the age of 82.” Dr. Kitmura said, as he scribbled some words down on his clipboard. Mom was crying like a faucet. “Ash, can you come out in the hall with me?” My dad grabbed...
  16. Elsey2

    The End As We Know It

    Archer Callahan sat in the front seat of a school bus and stared out the window at the standstill traffic all around them. He sighed for what felt like the fiftieth time in ten minutes, drawing his baseball cap from his head and scratching his head before placing it back down. He glanced over...
  17. M

    This Darling World

    Fleeting tides and folding skies, there’s a rough diamond in their eyes. They send an Inspector he pushes his way out of an addicts scab. He leaves the druggie dead in a cave, in the Mojave. He wonders the desert road. Looking for brains to wring and mould. He’s got all the bits back...
  18. keepyourheadup

    Blue (Horror, 1,100 words)

    I've been working on this story for a long time now, and procrastinating it even longer! I generally don't write horror, but I've wanted to get into it, with how much I love reading/watching it and all. This is just part of a short horror story, I'm not sure how much longer it's going to get...
  19. M

    The Wait at Sandy Station Motel (Flash Fiction)

    This is a little flash fiction piece I wrote. It is surreal and open to interpretation. Today I sit on a rock in front of what is left of my business: rusted beams from its structure and a yellow sign still with its red lettering clear: Sandy Station Motel. It could still represent a life not...
  20. Elsey2

    The Lake House (Teen Thriller)

    Junior year. While many predicted it’s endless, tormenting ways I found that my third year of high school had flown by. Since seventh grade my friends and I had all been obsessed with being seniors in high school – the senior prom, yearbook photos, one final hurrah and being the kings and queens...
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