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Short Stories - By Genre: Horror/Scary
in the "Horror/Scary" genre

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Rated: E
~769 Words
Writing, Writing.Com, How-To/Advice
Type: Article
Updated 2 years ago
Some plans just change.
Rated: 18+
~777 Words
Dark, Horror/Scary, Other
Type: Short Story
Updated about 17 hours ago
Channeling Edgar Allan Poe
Rated: 18+
~279 Words
Horror/Scary, Activity, Contest Entry
Type: Short Story
Updated 4 days ago
She could sense the spiritual, unearthly elements around her.
Rated: 13+
~2,500 Words
Horror/Scary, Mystery, Dark
Type: Short Story
Updated 6 days ago
A man appears with a warning.
Rated: 18+
~1,164 Words
Contest Entry, Death, Horror/Scary
Type: Short Story
Updated 11 days ago
Families suck sometimes.
Rated: 18+
~859 Words
Dark, Horror/Scary, Contest
Type: Short Story
Updated 12 days ago
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When Mutt, Luther, and Pete go see a special feature they are in for more than a movie...
Rated: E
~1,330 Words
Children's, Horror/Scary, Ghost
Type: Short Story
Updated 3 years ago
Childhood fears ... or more? A SCREAMS!!! Entry
Rated: 18+
~540 Words
Horror/Scary, Other, Other
Type: Short Story
Updated 13 days ago
Grafton has a seismic experience. Winner of SCREAMS!!! Feb 03 2021.
Rated: 18+
~775 Words
Contest Entry, Horror/Scary, Dark
Type: Short Story
Updated 19 days ago
Evil awaits us all in the dark shadows before twilight, pray, it never finds you.
Rated: 13+
~884 Words
Horror/Scary, Gothic, Fantasy
Type: Short Story
Updated 21 days ago
An aging couple survive however they can.
Rated: 18+
~276 Words
Activity, Horror/Scary, Contest Entry
Type: Short Story
Updated 21 days ago
An earworm gets Vinnie down. HM in 2020 Quill Awards - Flash Fiction category.
Rated: 18+
~817 Words
Contest Entry, Horror/Scary, Death
Type: Short Story
Updated 28 days ago
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A young boys experience on Halloween
Rated: E
~370 Words
Horror/Scary, Ghost, Supernatural
Type: Short Story
Updated 12 years ago
Harvey has a cleaning problem.
Rated: 13+
~478 Words
Contest Entry, Horror/Scary, Dark
Type: Short Story
Updated 29 days ago
When a young woman is called home by her mother, she finds more than expected.
Rated: 18+
~4,262 Words
Sci-fi, Horror/Scary, Gay/Lesbian
Type: Short Story
Updated about a month ago
Detective Hansen hunts down a missing word.
Rated: 18+
~474 Words
Contest Entry, Horror/Scary, Dark
Type: Short Story
Updated about a month ago
A special outcast feels special things...(2nd Place, “Quotation Inspiration, 02.21)
Rated: E
~1,715 Words
Mythology, Dark, Horror/Scary
Type: Short Story
Updated about a month ago
The woods are a great place to take care of darker urges...
Rated: 18+
~3,621 Words
Horror/Scary, Gay/Lesbian, Fantasy
Type: Short Story
Updated about a month ago
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"Come on in ... if you dare."
Rated: 13+
~3,706 Words
Horror/Scary, Dark, Supernatural
Type: Short Story
Updated 6 years ago
Humphrey tells an unbelievable tale.
Rated: 18+
~1,243 Words
Contest Entry, Dark, Horror/Scary
Type: Short Story
Updated about a month ago
I just need a flu shot.
Rated: 13+
~848 Words
Dark, Horror/Scary, Other
Type: Short Story
Updated about a month ago
Not all encounters are what they seem.
Rated: 13+
~2,562 Words
Dark, Horror/Scary, Other
Type: Short Story
Updated about a month ago
Can ghosts harm people? The experts say no, but . . .
Rated: 18+
~1,967 Words
Horror/Scary, Occult, Supernatural
Type: Short Story
Updated about a month ago
Flash Fiction, 299 words. What lurks in Grandpa's shed? A curiosity best not ventured.
Rated: 13+
~278 Words
Horror/Scary, Dark, Thriller/Suspense
Type: Short Story
Updated about a month ago
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A writer tries to overcome his addictions, but something far more evil is after him.
Rated: 18+
~10,202 Words
Horror/Scary, Thriller/Suspense, Supernatural
Type: Short Story
Updated 7 years ago
It was an open and shut case, over an open and shut grave!
Rated: ASR
~1,000 Words
Crime/Gangster, Horror/Scary, Other
Type: Short Story
Updated about a month ago
One cold night... (Winner of The Daily Slice horror contest 11/19/13)
Rated: 18+
~750 Words
Dark, Horror/Scary, Contest Entry
Type: Short Story
Updated about a month ago
Some wishes are worth hoping for.
Rated: 18+
~557 Words
Dark, Horror/Scary, Other
Type: Short Story
Updated about a month ago
A young woman brought up by strict parents tries to escape, but will she manage it?
Rated: 13+
~1,281 Words
Dark, Contest, Horror/Scary
Type: Short Story
Updated about a month ago
"What is beyond darkness?" It asked me. (1st. SUPERNATURAL WRITING CONTEST)
Rated: 18+
~2,538 Words
Horror/Scary, Mystery, Supernatural
Type: Short Story
Updated about a month ago
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Rated: E
~769 Words
Writing, Writing.Com, How-To/Advice
Type: Article
Updated 2 years ago
A day in the life of a vending machine.
Rated: 13+
~960 Words
Contest Entry, Dark, Horror/Scary
Type: Short Story
Updated about a month ago
SCREAMS!!! 5/1/21 Prompt:SHE COULDN'T TELL IF THIS WAS A BAD END OR A GOOD BEGINNING
Rated: 18+
~488 Words
Dark, Death, Horror/Scary
Type: Short Story
Updated about a month ago
The new neighbor is...different. (Written for the Dialogue 500. It's a bit squicky.)
Rated: 13+
~394 Words
Horror/Scary, Comedy, Fantasy
Type: Short Story
Updated about a month ago
Flash Fiction, 301 words. A young girl goes missing during a family firework display.
Rated: E
~264 Words
Horror/Scary, Mystery, Sci-fi
Type: Short Story
Updated about a month ago
it comes in the night
Rated: E
~944 Words
Dark, Death, Horror/Scary
Type: Short Story
Updated 2 months ago
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When Mutt, Luther, and Pete go see a special feature they are in for more than a movie...
Rated: E
~1,330 Words
Children's, Horror/Scary, Ghost
Type: Short Story
Updated 3 years ago
A janitor works on a boiler. Winner of SCREAMS!!! April 13 2021.
Rated: 13+
~1,209 Words
Contest Entry, Horror/Scary, Dark
Type: Short Story
Updated 2 months ago
Second installment of BACK TO SCHOOL
Rated: 13+
~626 Words
Sci-fi, Horror/Scary, Thriller/Suspense
Type: Short Story
Updated 2 months ago
Be kind to others
Rated: 13+
~777 Words
Sci-fi, Horror/Scary, Thriller/Suspense
Type: Short Story
Updated 2 months ago
Dreams are not always dream
Rated: 13+
~1,255 Words
Sci-fi, Horror/Scary, Thriller/Suspense
Type: Short Story
Updated 2 months ago
Boys will be boys.....
Rated: 13+
~844 Words
Sci-fi, Thriller/Suspense, Horror/Scary
Type: Short Story
Updated 2 months ago
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A young boys experience on Halloween
Rated: E
~370 Words
Horror/Scary, Ghost, Supernatural
Type: Short Story
Updated 12 years ago
This is a weird tale written for the April 2021 prompt.
Rated: 13+
~668 Words
Action/Adventure, Horror/Scary, Contest Entry
Type: Short Story
Updated 2 months ago
Morrison finds a reason for being.
Rated: 18+
~808 Words
Contest Entry, Death, Horror/Scary
Type: Short Story
Updated 2 months ago
In life they fought. So why not afterward as well?
Rated: 13+
~1,249 Words
Ghost, Horror/Scary, Other
Type: Short Story
Updated 3 months ago
An unusual duel.
Rated: 18+
~1,135 Words
Contest Entry, Dark, Horror/Scary
Type: Short Story
Updated 3 months ago
It used to live in the well behind the house. Now it is in the plumbing!
Rated: 13+
~4,094 Words
Occult, Supernatural, Horror/Scary
Type: Short Story
Updated 3 months ago
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"Come on in ... if you dare."
Rated: 13+
~3,706 Words
Horror/Scary, Dark, Supernatural
Type: Short Story
Updated 6 years ago
A residue remained, to poison the dreams.
Rated: 13+
~1,233 Words
Ghost, Horror/Scary, Occult
Type: Short Story
Updated 3 months ago
Do we really know who we are?
Rated: 18+
~1,642 Words
Dark, Horror/Scary, Other
Type: Short Story
Updated 3 months ago
There's darkness on the prairie.
Rated: 18+
~5,802 Words
Dark, Horror/Scary, Other
Type: Short Story
Updated 3 months ago
Sekmet lies slumbering in her tomb. Written for the No Dialogue Contest.
Rated: 13+
~500 Words
Contest Entry, Supernatural, Horror/Scary
Type: Short Story
Updated 3 months ago
How do you stop the heart of a thing that is heartless?
Rated: 13+
~929 Words
Horror/Scary, Occult, Other
Type: Short Story
Updated 3 months ago
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A writer tries to overcome his addictions, but something far more evil is after him.
Rated: 18+
~10,202 Words
Horror/Scary, Thriller/Suspense, Supernatural
Type: Short Story
Updated 7 years ago
Who exactly is the hunter?
Rated: 13+
~1,195 Words
Contest Entry, Dark, Horror/Scary
Type: Short Story
Updated 3 months ago
A nun has gone crazy and has made puppets out of people!
Rated: 18+
~820 Words
Horror/Scary, Dark, Religious
Type: Short Story
Updated 3 months ago
Angels and demons fight each other the end has come!
Rated: 18+
~2,029 Words
Horror/Scary, Death, Religious
Type: Short Story
Updated 3 months ago
Octopuses have taken over the world and the apartment!
Rated: 18+
~6,456 Words
Sci-fi, Horror/Scary, Action/Adventure
Type: Short Story
Updated 3 months ago
Hanson flees from a dark threat.
Rated: 13+
~1,029 Words
Contest Entry, Dark, Horror/Scary
Type: Short Story
Updated 3 months ago
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