Most recently published stories in Horror.
The Raven's Call
The soft sound of her pristine white sneakers could be heard on the shiny tile floor over the din of metallic, cold, and rhythmic clicks from glowing machines. A whiff of alcohol and some type of strong cleaning solution created a well-known scent that permeated every inch of the hospital. Darkness surrounded her as she tried her best to remain quiet, nearly stopping her breathing in an attempt to slow her racing pulse. “Why did they have to put her on the night shift?” she pondered anxiously to herself.
The Cursed Quest
In the heart of 18th century India, a period shrouded in mystery and intrigue, treasure hunting was not merely an adventurous pursuit—it was a perilous journey through uncharted territories, haunted by supernatural forces. The vast landscape of the Indian subcontinent held treasures untold, tempting intrepid souls to embark on quests that blended the allure of wealth with the chill of the unknown.
THE ISLAND OF DEAD DOLLS.
The Island of the Dolls (Spanish: La Isla de las Muñecas) is a chinampa of the Laguna de Tequila situated in the channels of Xochimilco, south of the focal point of Mexico City, Mexico. It is prominent for the large number of dolls of different styles and varieties that can be tracked down all through the island. Neighborhood legends encompass the dolls and the island's isolated previous proprietor, Wear Julián Santana Barrera, making the island a well-known objective for the travel industry.
Whispers in the Shadows: Unveiling the Enigma of India's Top 10 Haunted Places
Introduction: India, a land steeped in mysticism and ancient folklore, is home to a myriad of haunted places that have intrigued and terrified locals and travelers alike. These locations, draped in eerie tales and ghostly encounters, beckon the curious to delve into the realms of the supernatural. From abandoned forts to desolate villages, let's embark on a spine-chilling journey through the top 10 haunted places in India, where the past seems to echo in whispers across the eerie landscapes.
Excerpt: Distinction of Realms
Follow this LINK to Distinction of Realms book: “Time is an illusion.” – Vestor, the Time Bender. 1 THE DARKNESS OF the gray and somber storm clouds that dimmed the midafternoon sky eclipsed the sun, creating the look of early nightfall. A dry, hot wind blew, picking up odd bits of trash mixed with discarded paper, gently raising them into tiny tornadoes. On the horizon, broken rooftops of dilapidated buildings created a jagged and peaked line stating most emphatically that the heavens were with but not part of this earth. With a bird’s eye view, one could see movement on the road below that twisted and turned like uncoiled rope. From this view on high, a car traveled the path: an antiquated navy-blue Ford Escort. It rattled along the barren streets in a forgotten part of the city, long condemned to the emptiness and absence of ordinary human life.
Lost at Sea
August 5, 1885 My closest companion of countless years has perished and moved on from this plane of existence; it bereaves the better sensibilities from my body, leaving only the soulless shell of a man. The numbing emptiness remaining is nothing more than a reminder of how I am responsible for Nolan's demise. Blood is on my hands; they are the hands of an enemy, for no longer can I view the friendship of old in good repute.
Evil Fluid nightmare
In the forgotten recesses of a desolate town, shrouded in a perpetual gloom, there existed an abandoned laboratory—an ominous relic of an era long past. Whispers echoed through the narrow alleys, tales spun by wary locals of an otherworldly concoction birthed from the twisted mind of a scientist who had succumbed to the allure of forbidden knowledge.
A strange guest
I felt something wrong in the room and I got up and looked around, then on one side I saw something moving fast. This happened a few months ago but has become very memorable for me because it is not only memorable but also very mysterious and interesting. I was about to have my BA exams but a few days before them I suddenly fell ill. He did not even move from bed for several days. The pain was so severe that when I got out of bed, I would get dizzy and I would have to lie down again. In all this, studies were also disturbed. After taking the medicine for several days continuously as per the doctor's instructions, something happened. During this time, I lost a week and was feeling very weak. A week before the exam, my mother strictly instructed me to drink milk every day and night. You should sleep and not study late at night. Get up early in the morning to prepare.
- Top Story - December 2023
This bizarre and complex series of events started innocently enough. At three in the morning, I begrudgingly dragged my body out of a cozy, warm bed to answer nature's call. I never put on a light for this journey, preferring to use whatever moonlight is available. On my way back to bed, I spotted it. A speck of light no larger than a pinhole appeared to be shining through my bedroom wall. The phenomenon held my attention for about two seconds, then I went back to sleep.
Hollywood Underrated: The Faculty
What do you get when the screenwriter of the Scream series and I Know What You Did Last Summer collaborates with the director of Desperado and From Dusk Till Dawn? An edgy teen sci-fi thriller born from one of the most creative crossovers that many horror/thriller fans forgot about, The Faculty.
The Russian Sleeping Experiment: A Descent into Madness
The Russian Sleeping Experiment is one of the most chilling and controversial tales to circulate on the internet. Said to have taken place in the late 1940s, the story is often presented as a sinister experiment gone horrifically wrong. While the veracity of the experiment is highly debated, with many considering it to be nothing more than an urban legend or creepypasta, the tale has nonetheless captured the imaginations of many as a dark glimpse into human psychology and the extremes of scientific research. Below, we delve into the depths of this eerie story, exploring its narrative and the questions it raises about ethics, the human condition, and the quest for knowledge.
The Other Woman
𝑰𝒏 𝒕𝒉𝒆 𝒅𝒆𝒑𝒕𝒉𝒔 𝒐𝒇 𝒉𝒆𝒓 𝒔𝒐𝒓𝒓𝒐𝒘, 𝒔𝒉𝒆 𝒔𝒕𝒐𝒐𝒅 𝒃𝒆𝒇𝒐𝒓𝒆 𝒕𝒉𝒆 𝒎𝒊𝒓𝒓𝒐𝒓, her reflection a haunting reminder of the pain that consumed her. Betrayal had etched its mark upon her heart, casting an evil and dark shadow over her once vibrant spirit. Emily's tear-filled eyes met her own gaze, she couldn't help but question the worth she once held. In that moment, the mirror become a cruel witness to her shattered trust, reflecting not only her external beauty but also the inner turmoil that threatened to consume her. This is the story of 𝑻𝒉𝒆 𝑶𝒕𝒉𝒆𝒓 𝑾𝒐𝒎𝒂𝒏. She will not let him win. She won't let him walk away unscathed. She will have her vengeance, and it will be sweet.