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Nightmare 2

- My breath comes in great gasps. I stand panicked but subdued in a long, thin, dust filled communal toilet. Several of the buildings in our street have been lost to bombs in the past few days, and the...

By: GoNE68 | Category: Drama | Score: 5| Added: 12 Sep 2018

Love is a Poem

- Know euphoria, know the joy, Play with life as if it's a toy. "What did you say?" Childlike jubilance fills each day, petals of rapture line your way. "Please, for the love of all that's holy,...

By: Survivor | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 16 Aug 2017

Nightmare Diaries: Hotel Linens

- “Why are hotel linens always so white?” Of all the thoughts racing around in my head, that is the one that somehow manages to untangle itself from the mess. I don’t really mind though.  It means one...

By: TooShy678 | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 01 Jun 2017

My Nightmare Has Just Begun

- Silent fog rolls in from the south Holding hangs to navigate This long-forgotten world A testament to the dead The couple walks past the tombstones Treading carefully to avoid Suffocation, pos...

By: JätteskogFrejyason | Category: Songs | Score: 5| Added: 01 Dec 2016

Nightmare Diaries: Left Unsaid

- I wake with a start, shivering and covered in a cold sweat. I can feel a scream starting, and I clamp my jaws shut hard before it can escape. I can’t remember the dream, but my heart is racing, and it...

By: TooShy678 | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 09 Jul 2016


- This poem only available on Stories Space. If you are reading it elsewhere, it has been stolen. Put a little light in this little lamp of mine, Trim the wick and clean the soot, And rearrange the s...

By: Daisy | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 17 May 2016

Nightmare Diaries: The Clearing

- I sit alone in the sunlit clearing, looking at the dark trees ringing it and waiting for you. Despite the heat of the sun, I feel cold – a chill that seems to have seeped down into my very soul. I clo...

By: TooShy678 | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 24 Apr 2016

Chanoya's nightmare

- Chanoya walked through the door into her large, high-ceiling, open living room. When she looked into the middle of the room, she dropped all of her stuff and screamed bloody murder. For that is what w...

By: PurplePanda101 | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 4.8| Added: 22 Nov 2014

The Goldfish

- The annual Saint Joseph Church carnival was winding down. It had been three and nine-tenths days of fun, but on Sunday evening, eleven-year-old Thomas Leary was running out of time. In between boardin...

By: DiVitto | Category: Supernatural | Score: 4.5| Added: 16 Aug 2014

The Flat Man

- “And that was when they realised it was the babysitter that had been killed. The murderer was wearing her clothes.” Kev sat back, triumphant. That was surely the story to beat them all. To his satis...

By: lunaswift | Category: Horror | Score: 5| Added: 12 May 2014

A Shot Heard 'Round the School

- An intruder alert comes over the intercom, and the other students hide under their desks. She was talking to the teacher and his sort-of teacher's aid, so she's now heading under her desk. The door sl...

By: Colors_of_the_Wind | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 17 Sep 2013

Don't Scream

- She rides down the street on her bike, an average pace set to get to the Bed & Breakfast by nine, but not too fast to wear herself out too much. This was, after all, her last mile of twenty-five that ...

By: Colors_of_the_Wind | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 4.8| Added: 19 Mar 2013


- Running through each and every hall, Dead ends, Friends have been killed, One is tied up, stuck, Little kid, murdered. Eyes wild, Knife in hand, He chases me. "I'm going crazy without y...

By: Colors_of_the_Wind | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 22 Jan 2013


- MOTHER. She was the reason That I strove to start With life as a blank canvas She was the storm That whistled through my heart And shattered it. She was the longing for Life mad...

By: courage2bfree | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.7| Added: 19 Aug 2011

Wonderland: Lucy's Tale - Chapter Four

- I awoke with my heart beating like a trapped dove, holding onto her as she shook and cried, sleep still claiming her. I could feel her own heart pounding as she began to thrash in my embrace, crying o...

By: sprite | Category: Horror | Score: 4.8| Added: 18 Oct 2010