Category Archives: Gothic horror

‘That’s what comes for you!’

Little Michelle Adkins was a talker. More precisely she was a storyteller. She could spin a colorful yarn with the best of them. She kept all of her schoolmates spellbound; and even the adults she encountered found her imaginative tales … Continue reading

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‘Thy name is vengeance’

In an otherwise cerulean sky, a solitary rain cloud loomed overhead. Despite casting an ominous shadow, it hinted of a possible reprieve from the blistering August sun. As the stifling heat radiated upward from the cracked pavement, it filled the … Continue reading

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‘Her alliance with the night’

She summons darkness with just a touch. Her pale caress is ice divine. The enchanted moon becomes her lover. Evil, always upon her mind. She rises from the soil at dusk. Cursed to roam the night alone. Death speaks in … Continue reading

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‘The cat in the window’

    “Mom, how come we hardly ever visit Grandma Bates? We go and see Dad’s parents all the time and they live much farther away. She’s just across town and yet we barely know her.”    “Well the truth … Continue reading

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‘Join the club’

    Jason became aware of the strange character following him. For a while he assumed it was a coincidence. Then he chalked it up to idle paranoia. With every move, his lurking shadow also adjusted course. The whole thing … Continue reading

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‘The mirror doesn’t lie’

   With specific purpose he reached into the darkness. He felt a number of familiar items on top of the bedroom nightstand. Through ‘muscle memory’ he recognized the shape of his cell phone and the boring book he had given … Continue reading

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‘A thousand paces’

I walked a lonely path one night. A thousand paces to Devil’s cliff. The moon cast a haunted glow; an angry sea beckoned below. Waves smash against the rocks. My nostrils burn from salty spray.  Temptation lures me to the … Continue reading

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