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Black Dog - Chapter 11

- An icy breath awoke Verity. She lay still, her eyes closed. "Would you like a cup of tea, dear?" asked a familiar elderly voice in the dark. Verity opened her eyes to see Imogen looking down at her....

By: DearStarling | Category: Supernatural | Score: 0| Added: 10 Apr 2018

Black Dog - Chapter 10

- By evening, Imogen had fallen into a doze in the chair by the fireplace, her nerves worn out, and Eli had vanished without a word. This left Verity practically alone, to examine her surroundings at h...

By: DearStarling | Category: Supernatural | Score: 0| Added: 05 Apr 2018

Black Dog - Chapter 9

- First of all, Grace wanted a room with a sturdy lock on the door: the werewolf's victim must be secured in readiness for her painful and disorienting first transformation. They chose the guest bedroo...

By: DearStarling | Category: Supernatural | Score: 5| Added: 08 Mar 2018

Black Dog - Chapter 8

- It all happened so fast. Eli grabbed the dog by the scruff of the neck and the animal wilted into submission at once, whimpering. Olivia lay in the grass, still and silent. Imogen hung back, not dar...

By: DearStarling | Category: Supernatural | Score: 5| Added: 28 Feb 2018

Black Dog - Chapter 7

- Olivia, despite warnings from her mother, intended to carry out as much of the redecorating as she could by herself, and had decided to try her hand at stripping the wallpaper in the guest bedroom. T...

By: DearStarling | Category: Supernatural | Score: 5| Added: 20 Feb 2018

Black Dog - Chapter 6

- Olivia woke to slippery blood on her thighs, her nightdress clinging. She got up, the cradle of leaden pain between her hips making her slow and clumsy as she stripped the sheets to see that she'd bl...

By: DearStarling | Category: Supernatural | Score: 5| Added: 12 Feb 2018

Black Dog - Chapter 5

- Twilight had surrendered to the full dark of night before Olivia remembered to call her mum and let her know that the funeral had proceeded without incident (mostly) and that she was settling in. "D...

By: DearStarling | Category: Supernatural | Score: 5| Added: 06 Feb 2018

Black Dog - Chapter 4

- A black cat almost tripped Olivia before she'd even crossed the threshold, winding around her shins in enthusiastic greeting, no doubt hoping for food. Auntie Imogen had always collected cats. China ...

By: DearStarling | Category: Supernatural | Score: 5| Added: 25 Jan 2018

Black Dog - Chapter 3

- As the mourners filed into the pews, Olivia shuffled in amongst them, head down and focused on reaching her seat. She jumped when she felt a tap at her elbow, and looked round to find a small, pale y...

By: DearStarling | Category: Supernatural | Score: 5| Added: 22 Jan 2018

Black Dog - Chapter 2

- Great soft snowdrifts of white roses filled the church. It looked more like a wedding than a funeral, made worse by the fact that on the morning of the big day, Imogen had found her clothes transform...

By: DearStarling | Category: Supernatural | Score: 5| Added: 17 Jan 2018

Black Dog - Chapter 1

- Dear diary, I am dead! And working through a medium, hence this dreadful handwriting. The girl is very young The pale wisp of a girl holding the pen stopped, sitting back from the writing desk. ...

By: DearStarling | Category: Supernatural | Score: 5| Added: 12 Jan 2018

Asylum Ch.2

- The next morning Eric was escorted to his cell under strict watch after completing his three hour therapy session, with the same results as day one. Not a damn thing had changed in his behavior or hi...

By: Entangled_Fate | Category: Horror | Score: 5| Added: 07 Sep 2017

Asylum Ch.1

- He spat in the guard's face and managed to shove him to the ground before two more restrained him. While he struggled and thrashed violently, he slammed one man against the wall and the other against...

By: Entangled_Fate | Category: Thriller | Score: 5| Added: 04 Sep 2017

A Ghost Story

- I only did a short run last night. The day had been hot, and I had already run almost every day this week. Also, I was on call for work. Technically I'm not supposed to be more than 15 minutes from b...

By: MileHighWriter | Category: Supernatural | Score: 0| Added: 24 Jul 2017

Alone

- Everybody's gone out again Everyone has left me here Alone am I to trudge on through Thoughts and lonely fear They know not what they play with A composite soul of dread If only someone welcomed me A...

By: JätteskogFrejyason | Category: Songs | Score: 5| Added: 02 Jun 2017

Xi Shi's Ghost

- Two thousand years ago There was a woman of exceptional beauty, So exceptional, the legend goes, That whenever she looked At her reflection in a pond, The fish would forget how to swim, A...

By: TheGreatValette | Category: Poetry | Score: 3| Added: 18 Apr 2016

Chapter 1: Why can't I be normal?

- In the darkness of the night, a young child's voice could be heard. He was whimpering softly to himself behind an old wooden door. Endless tears stained his black and blue cheeks, soaking through his ...

By: JAW23 | Category: Fantasy | Score: 0| Added: 07 Apr 2016

The Almshouse

- THE ALMSHOUSE Chapter 1 I remember my last day at St. Margaret’s. It had been snowing, as it did every winter in Ashford, Pennsylvania. The roads disappeared under blankets of white, and busines...

By: BlancheKing | Category: Thriller | Score: 5| Added: 22 Sep 2015

Alison

- I love drunk writing because I say things I’d never say sober. I go home early from work because I feel like hell, nothing contagious, don’t worry, you won’t get sick . . . it’s just that monthly woma...

By: fallingdove | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 29 Apr 2015

Play Things

- This is just a small part of the story Play Things, I hope you enjoy... As I play with my old dolly I hear the front-door downstairs creek open. I climb swiftly to my feet and walk down the hall to ...

By: BittenFanGirl2412 | Category: Supernatural | Score: 5| Added: 06 Apr 2015

Benevolent spirit

- Once again she had awoken late, which was unlike her, and in her dressing gown and slippers, surveyed her living room, surprised at what she saw. It wasn’t as she knew it, and what she was used to. It...

By: Lev821 | Category: Mystery | Score: 5| Added: 13 Feb 2015

If I could be a ghost

- If I could be a ghost Without being dead Just could exit my body Leave it waiting in bed If I could be a ghost Where would I go Who whould I visit And.. would she know? If I could be a ghost I wo...

By: paulus | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.8| Added: 31 Dec 2014

The watch

- Quickly but cautiously Jason made his way through the back-alley. He didn't want to be seen, so he slipped from shadow to shadow, until he reached his goal, a sturdy wooden garden door in a well maint...

By: paulus | Category: Mystery | Score: 4.9| Added: 26 Dec 2014

Gulfs

- I'll always wonder if you can feel me through the air, through the floating whispers in winter's coldest night winds when I graze the soft skin of your cheek as you sleep, the smile curving lips as yo...

By: Elliotlacey31 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 09 Dec 2014

A Ghost At The Window

- I wondered what you were waiting for, lighting a candle and sitting by the same window every night with the curtain slightly drawn open, casting a narrow slant of wavy glows like ghosts shimmering alo...

By: Elliotlacey31 | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.7| Added: 18 Nov 2014

Lending Fate a Hand

- Where was he? Nothing looked familiar to him. He was in a white room and it was empty. People were yelling around him but he didn't see anyone. Someone was running past him and felt air rush by his ...

By: Ladybug | Category: Drama | Score: 4.5| Added: 17 Aug 2014

City of the Dead

- City of the Dead “You look like a corpse.” Those were not nice words to hear upon waking up. I sat up and clutched my head. Ugh. Worst. Hangover. Ever. Now the biggest question of all: ...

By: KittyintheStars | Category: Mystery | Score: 4| Added: 24 Jun 2014

Gidealis Enigma Chapter 57

- Chapter 57 A Pleasant Landing “My name is Fern, and from now on you work for me, and you belong to me!” Aha, what does that tell me? This Fern guy is handsome, graceful, but rude. Is he also ...

By: GriffinGarcon | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 4.3| Added: 26 Feb 2014

my friend paul

- Within my family there has always been a constant tie on my mother’s side. Since as far back as we can recall we have been very in tune with spirits and could sense and sometimes see the spirit worl...

By: BlueForest | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 4.5| Added: 21 Jan 2014

In the Cemetery. Part 6

- Two weeks later he sat in the office of the most prestigious and knowledgeable coin collectors in the state. It took almost three hours to reach this destination using public transportation. The man m...

By: The_Count | Category: Supernatural | Score: 4.3| Added: 30 Nov 2013

A Random Moment, Part 17: A Wake Up Call

- A few weeks had passed since ‘that’ event and Rufus was still rather distraught. After all, Amy was such a huge part of his life, that he didn’t really know how to live it without her. It was the smal...

By: Circle_Something | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 2.8| Added: 29 Sep 2013

A Random Moment, Part 16: William

- Ray kept babbling, going around and around in circles. He knew what he was saying, but what he was saying made no sense to Rufus. “Ray, are you saying that Amy knew my dad?” “Exactly,” Ray held his...

By: Circle_Something | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 4.4| Added: 12 Aug 2013

A Random Moment, Part 15: Gloria's Confession

- “Who are you?” Gloria repeated. Amy got shy and started to disappear. Gloria stood there in dumbfounded shock. Eventually, she turned to Rufus, looked him square in the eyes and asked him what the bl...

By: Circle_Something | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 10 Aug 2013

Gidealis Enigma Chapter 16

- Chapter 16 The Brainstorm “This is our horse!” screams my husband. “We caught him in the field! Finders keepers!” answers the man who played the guitar, as he turns his back to us, and joins ...

By: GriffinGarcon | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 4.7| Added: 20 Jul 2013

A Random Moment, Part 14: Gloria's Discovery

- Rufus, Cynthia and Claire walked in to the front room. They stood there in dumbfounded silence. Not only had Amy changed her clothes - something she’d never been able to do, but she was skipping arou...

By: Circle_Something | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 4.8| Added: 06 Jul 2013

Gidealis Enigma Chapter 6

- Chapter 6 To Save The Future I forgot. It’s Sunday, and we have to go to church. I hate it there. That’s why Mevild drags me to the carriage, already by the door. He is afraid I’m going to put ...

By: GriffinGarcon | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 03 Jul 2013

Gidealis Enigma Chapter 2

- GIDEALIS ENIGMA. Chapter 2 To Lose a Friend I do not want to startle the girl by the water, who is weeping quietly, oblivious to the ghost standing over her, and my stealthy approach alike....

By: GriffinGarcon | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 4.7| Added: 28 Jun 2013

A Random Moment, Part 12: Claire, the clarivoyant

- Visiting time was finally over and Rufus bid his visitors farewell. He’d had quite a good visit and managed to get a bit of business done. All he really wanted to do, however, was get back to his jour...

By: Circle_Something | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 4.5| Added: 27 May 2013

Meghan- Thoughts of a Ghost Girl

- It's as if I'm looking in a mirror, I see my dark red wig, curls perfect, my eyes closed- by Jason of course- but usually shimmery green, fear upon my face... I've felt a lot of that the...

By: Colors_of_the_Wind | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.4| Added: 13 May 2013

Haunted House Part 2

- I loved that old house. When I became the project co-chairman I was given a set of keys and placed to the alarm call list because I live closer than anyone else. I would open it during the Summer to a...

By: The_Count | Category: Memoirs | Score: 4.3| Added: 07 May 2013

The Highlander

- For those who have never experienced true cold, the kind that gnaws into your bones and raises the hair on your neck, let me tell you: true cold is white. Your skin bleaches, feeling rubbery, barely p...

By: Tiula | Category: Supernatural | Score: 4.3| Added: 18 Apr 2013

Ghost of a Stranger 7

- ‘Meet you on the other side ...’ He could see her face as clear as day as he moved from his left side to his right pulling the duvet up over his shoulders as he turned. Her long blonde hair draped...

By: actung | Category: Supernatural | Score: 5| Added: 10 Apr 2013

Ghost of a Stranger 6

- ‘Get up Colin; c’mon it is a marvellous day today.’ ‘No it is too early, go away.’ Still being half asleep and having yet to open his eyes Colin brushed his face with his left hand and turned on...

By: actung | Category: Supernatural | Score: 4.7| Added: 23 Mar 2013

Ghost of a Stranger 5

- The female voice that Colin had clearly heard call his name on two separate occasions now may just have a reason to it as to why it is connected to the de ja vu feeling which had accompanied it on eac...

By: actung | Category: Supernatural | Score: 4| Added: 21 Mar 2013

Ghost of a Stranger 4

- Colin stood at his front door and the early morning sun shone bright forcing him to shade his eyes. Despite the glare of the sun it was not too difficult for Colin to see the many spirits who had gath...

By: actung | Category: Supernatural | Score: 5| Added: 19 Mar 2013

Ghost of a Stranger 3

- Carrie missed the mornings where she would awake to the sound of her middle sister Vanessa playing her clarinet. It never bothered Carrie that she had been disturbed from her sleep though Carrie never...

By: actung | Category: Supernatural | Score: 2.8| Added: 17 Mar 2013

Ghost of a Stranger 2

- It is a strange thing this gift that Colin has although if you ask Colin he would tell you that it is more of a curse than a gift and that is if he would be willing to admit to having anything that an...

By: actung | Category: Supernatural | Score: 5| Added: 15 Mar 2013

Ghost of a Stranger 1

- Colin was neither shocked nor surprised to see Amy waiting for him when he arrived home. ‘Will you talk to me now?’ she asked. Colin had ignored her for most of the day after realizing that Amy ...

By: actung | Category: Supernatural | Score: 3.7| Added: 13 Mar 2013

Wait up, miss!

- The view of her was marvelous- even from across the room, he saw the glimmer of red in her mostly brown hair, and the creaminess of her fair skin. She was like a real life porcelain doll from the Vict...

By: Colors_of_the_Wind | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 4.5| Added: 10 Feb 2013

Burst of Flames

- Light filtered through the musky window. Cobwebs crowded the corners and between objects against the wall. A smooth untouched layer of dust blanketed the whole space. Shattered and broken, the win...

By: Rebellious_Soul | Category: Supernatural | Score: 4.8| Added: 14 Jan 2013

The Ghost

- Half-way across the world, (You guys are so lucky) Is better than gone. (To have them coming home) In Iraq fighting, (I’ll never get to see them) Instead of up in Heaven. (But yo...

By: Colors_of_the_Wind | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.8| Added: 08 Jan 2013

The Door

- The heavy oak paneled door was firmly closed, its shiny brass latch securely locked — until she had taken her eyes off it for a moment. She had turned away from the door to return the broom to its cup...

By: Anorakian | Category: Supernatural | Score: 4.6| Added: 08 Jan 2013

Ghost. Chapter Nine.

- Chapter Nine They all began to talk at once as soon as it sunk in that it appeared that Hugo was correct in his assumption of where my remains were lying. Sophie went to one of the bell pulls and ...

By: 1941aaa | Category: Supernatural | Score: 4.8| Added: 20 Sep 2012

Ghost. Chapter Eight.

- Chapter Eight With the loss of Alice and Arthur, the spirit had gone out of the other children in respect of their ghost hunting activities during that winter. So they looked forward to the summer...

By: 1941aaa | Category: Supernatural | Score: 5| Added: 19 Sep 2012

Ghost. Chapter Seven.

- Chapter Seven This letter made a staggering impact on the family when it was produced that night at the dinner table by Sophie. ‘Odds bodkins!’ Thomas exclaimed. ‘This would definitely have kil...

By: 1941aaa | Category: Supernatural | Score: 4.6| Added: 18 Sep 2012

Ghost. Chapter Six.

- Chapter Six Call it a quirk of fate if you wish, though I am more of a quirk than the fact that both Grace, wife of Henry, and Sophie went into labour at the same time to produce their offspring i...

By: 1941aaa | Category: Supernatural | Score: 4.3| Added: 17 Sep 2012

Ghost. Chapter Five.

- Chapter Five When I wasn’t watching the children play and grow, I spent time looking over the shoulder of William while he was at his desk in the study. This was a definite no go zone for female m...

By: 1941aaa | Category: Supernatural | Score: 4.6| Added: 16 Sep 2012

Ghost. Chapter Four.

- Chapter Four Sophie, if you remember, was the baby that smiled at me at her birth, the daughter of my sister Joan. She was six years old now, and had been brought over to the hall with her parents...

By: 1941aaa | Category: Supernatural | Score: 4.8| Added: 15 Sep 2012

Ghost. Chapter Three.

- Time. That man made name for the passing of the seasons and the years. To me, it had no meaning. It was limitless as far as I could see. I was nearly twenty years of age by this reckoning, and likely ...

By: 1941aaa | Category: Supernatural | Score: 4.8| Added: 14 Sep 2012

Ghost. Chapter Two.

- Chapter Two In that instant I was outside of my body to see the pistol ball come erupting out of my chest in a gout of blood and gore and watched myself pitch forward to fall on the carpet. Caroli...

By: 1941aaa | Category: Supernatural | Score: 4| Added: 13 Sep 2012

Ghost. Chapter One.

- PROLOGUE Our story opens on Wednesday, June 22 nd 1727. The day King George the first, died in Germany, but more importantly, it was the day I was born. I was christened Richard Oliver Philip St...

By: 1941aaa | Category: Supernatural | Score: 4.4| Added: 12 Sep 2012

Empathetic Eyes

- Empathetic Eyes Not too long ago, in a city very like your own there lived a boy. One who possessed a very special gift. He was able to see the world around him and all manner of spirits which lived...

By: BlueForest | Category: Supernatural | Score: 4| Added: 09 Sep 2012

A Gift

- Misty was a writer; and she wrote horror. She was an expert on the subject, even though Misty never wrote a ghost story, surprisingly. One day she decided to write one, but could not think of anything...

By: apreus6 | Category: Horror | Score: 3.7| Added: 06 May 2012

Haunted Adventure

- On October 1, 2008, an innocent woman was shot, and killed. Not only was she a woman, but a mother as well. The neighborhood is quiet, although there is a painfully loud echo of silence. The only soun...

By: unicorn92 | Category: Supernatural | Score: 4.6| Added: 25 Oct 2011