Category: Horror
1,200 stories
Short horror stories

You'll get a variety of short horror stories here. I'm not a writer so I have collected these stories from different sources. I hope you won't mind until you're enjoying reading them.

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Isʟᴀɴᴅ Oғ Mᴇɴ|| Dᴀʀᴋ Rᴇᴠᴇʀsᴇ Hᴀʀᴇᴍ x Rᴇᴀᴅᴇʀ

After your ship sinks, the waves take you to a strange island filled with only men.(Don't own pictures, it belongs to their rightful owners)

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The Cellar

For months Summer is trapped in a cellar with the man who took her - and three other girls: Rose, Poppy, and Violet. His perfect, pure flowers. His family. But flowers can't survive long cut off from the sun, and time is running out...

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The Virus Within

If dish soap, rutabagas, and firecrackers aren't an essential part of your zombie apocalypse kit, you better grab them now! * * * * * * *Trinity fights against the bloodthirsty influences of the zombie virus as she searches for her sister, hoping to find her still alive among the scattered survivors. But even if Trinity manages to find her, how will Jess react when she discovers Trinity is a zombie?When a group of survivors gets stranded by a vehicle malfunction, Trinity decides to guide them to safety. Rediscovering her sense of humor was the last thing she ever expected, but it just might be her best defense in keeping her humanity, especially on a zombie-infested road trip with more bad luck than potholes.But time is running out as the third wave of the deadly outbreak rapidly spreads. Trinity must decide if she can trust a backwater scientist who thinks she can help her new friends, all while combating the effects of the virus that threatens to steal what's left of her humanity.Cover designed by Marie Tilmant***I'm excited to share that The Virus Within has been selected by Wattpad for testing a new way to unlock Paid Stories! As part of this test, only the latest 10 parts on this story will be behind a paywall, and all other parts will be free. When a new part is published, an additional paid part will become free. This means you have the option to either wait for the next part to become free, or unlock the paid parts available now with either Coins or your Wattpad Premium+ subscription. New parts will be released every Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday. Thanks in advance for your support!

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precious little angel

y/n is munching on some popcorn at home one night when the news flash on the tv about unknown killers on the loose. people would go missing and end up turning to different places all messed up bent in different ways that are not in human ways. a week later she then goes to the store to buy groceries. the lights would flicker randomly. as an unknown person was slowly stalking her waiting for the right time to make their move.

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Tradition Comes Third

The third book to the Family Comes First trilogy Time has passed, and now Hunter is seventeen and preparing to graduate from high school. Jimmy is being released from prison, and Julie is excited for them to be a family once again. Traditions start to arise when Hunter meets Ava.Julie believed that everything was going to be different once Jimmy got out of jail, but some traditions never die.

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Real Horror Stories

This is a Collection of Real Life Horror stories.These stories are told by various different people who personally experienced paranormal events.

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Helium Deflates - II AU

WarningThis book contains sensitive scenes, such as gore, depression, strong language, and more.If you are below the age range of 14-15 please take caution reading.(Season 3 had never happened)-After season two was officially over, OJ realized he had small pity for the salmon colored Balloon.Balloon moving into the hotel for the first week was hard on him. With the constant teasing, the reminders of how much of a shitty thing Balloon's acting was, it harmed his mental health before snapping.

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Enclosed Perimeters (Yandere M. x F. Reader)

With summer vacation starting for (F/n) (L/n), she finds herself taking on a new job to earn some extra money. It's a simple one: watch over a neighbor's house for two weeks. Is there a catch to the easy job, though? What lies in wait for her within the home? Is it an unexpected romance or something much more sinister? I do not own the cover image or any music videos (or content w/in the videos) used in the story. I do own the story, however, so do not steal. Thank you for reading. This story is also on Quotev under my profile name Darkened Warrior.

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Hide and Seek

How does your night go from a game of Hide and Seek with your best friend, to your parents being murdered the same night? On top of that, you're sent to live with your mother and father's best friend, Mrs. and Mr. Harmon.Although Emily and her brother have no idea who these people are, they're given the luxury life and a dream every kid wants. However, those dreams soon turn into nightmares. A handprint in the dirt, a fired maid who still works in the garden, and a game where you have to kill to keep your soul from being sacrificed to a wicked book.When you enter the house, you follow the rules, you play the game... My name is Emily. I thought it was a normal, abandoned house. I thought she was a normal girl. I thought we'd play a normal game of hide and seek. Turns out I was wrong. Dead wrong...*You can now play Hide and seek as an interactive game on the app: CHAPTERS that was purchased by Crazy Maple Studios*Updated Hide and Seek Order 2020Hide and Seek Hide and Seek: The Return of Mr. Harmon Hide and Seek 3: The Last Game (Not Yet Completed)Prequel: Violet Helena and the rings (Not Yet Completed)

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Y/n lives a hard life, she's a 15 year old girl, completely normal right? Wrong. At home she takes constant abuse, all the while working three jobs to support her "loving" family, and attempting to be a mother figure to her 3 year old brother. What she hadn't realized is that there is an extremely large family willing to do anything to have her.---------------The fleur family have always wanted a girl, for generations only boys were biologically taken into the family. It was deemed impossible by them to have a girl, through the mother's and aunts and grandmothers who married into the fleur family, none of them had been blessed with a beautiful baby girl. Of course they all loved there sons dearly, and all of the family had grown accustomed to wanting a baby sister, one to coddle and love with all their hearts, one to protect from the world and all the darkness that comes with it.So what happens when the whole fleur family goes out to eat at the local diner, and has little y/n as there waitress for the day. The ENTIRE family immediately grows an attachment to this frail girl,, and feel that if nobody else will love her, they will.They notice how she flinches when a loud noise occurs,or whinces whenever she bumps into a table.They want you in there family, they want you all to themselves to love, but how far will they go?I'm not good at descriptions, but give this story a try. I will try and update at least once a week.

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(Y/N) was once human, living a normal and happy life. After her weird encounter, her life takes a turn but is it for better or worse? Let's read to find out

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Vivid (BoyxBoy) {Pipe Dream: Book I}

Ever since an event known as the Disaster, monsters and mayhem rule the world. There are those lucky enough to live inside the Fence, while those who don't, are treated little better than the beasts that they fear.

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The Vampire Next Door

He had spent centuries with only himself for company, he fed, tortured and killed that was his life and he liked it that way, until she came along and stirred something in him, something he couldn't and wouldn't accept.“If I were you I’d keep that stake sharp. Don’t expect anymore visits like this, next time I come I expect you to use that thing,” he told her pointing to the stake on the bed, and then he was gone.

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Stalker 101 (Book 1)

"Oh, look, we're back home! You'll be a lamb for me now, right? Unless you'd like a bullet in that pretty little head of yours, I'd suggest you do as I say." "Starving. I've been starving for so long that I don't even care how I get it. I just want it, I need to know someone needs me." //Young Acacia finds herself kidnapped by the murderous son of a famous sociopath. How will she manage to survive the violent outbursts and mental torture?

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𝘾𝙧𝙞𝙥𝙥𝙡𝙞𝙣𝙜 𝘿𝙚𝙨𝙞𝙧𝙚 (𝙔𝙖𝙣𝙙𝙚𝙧𝙚!𝙑𝙖𝙢𝙥𝙞𝙧𝙚 𝙓 𝙍𝙚𝙖𝙙𝙚𝙧)

(Y/n) and her family finally moved to the the house her parents had always wished for. Ever since moving to that place, no neighbors dared to even ring the doorbell nor walk into it. (Y/n) thought of this place as weird, creepy and possibly haunted. Just like any haunted house comes a rumour throughout the neighborhood and one is that you're not the only one's living under the same roof.Dive into Crippling Desire as you meet a man by the name of Perseus who, without a doubt, would drag you to the depths of hell like the bloodsucking monster he is.All credits go to the rightful owner of the cover and the artworks that is contained inside. If you don't like your art to be reposted, please message me and I'll take it down asap.

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A Different Virus: Heartfire

In the future, everyone who's bitten by a zombie turns into one... until Diane doesn't. Seven days later, she's facing consequences she never imagined. * * * * * As civilization collapses under a relentless wave of zombies, Diane and her friends take shelter in a military base. However, while she's rescuing another survivor, Diane gets bitten by one of the monsters. She hides it and runs away, knowing she only has days left to live. But she soon discovers she isn't turning into a zombie - she's turning into something else.---------Excerpt:I looked up and stared. My reflection looked back at me in the mirror of the dark room. My eyes were literally glowing, there was no mistaking it. It was not a reflection of light, or any of the other excuses I had used or others had assumed. They were glowing a light sapphire blue color. It was not a bright glow, but it was definitely a glow.Glowing eyes were not normal.Okay, at this point I had to admit it, I was no longer normal.What was I then? For that, I had no answer[[Word count: 500,000-550,000]]Copyright August 2016. All Rights Reserved. Readers may not copy, alter, or steal this story. Fanfictions are allowed to use my *world* and *zombie rules* as long as credit is given.

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𝙁𝙖𝙩𝙝𝙚𝙧 𝙉𝙖𝙩𝙪𝙧𝙚// 𝙋𝙚𝙧𝙨𝙤𝙣𝙛𝙞𝙚𝙙! 𝙉𝙖𝙩𝙪𝙧𝙚 𝙭 𝙍𝙚𝙖𝙙𝙚𝙧

Humans destroyed Nature.So, Nature decided to destroy humans.(Cover made by AI)

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Highest ranking #1 as on 4th July 2017"Tell me you are mine" the cold, sharp, merciless blade tried to force me into submission. Into HIS submission. I am not a property that anyone can own. "I-I am yours". Green is supposed to be my favorite color but as I look into his green merciless eyes I feel nothing but fear. "Good girl. Now, we don't want your dear ones hurt, do we?" ****Where do you see yourself in three years? Two? One?What gives you the certainty that there will be one at all?In a world where most people dream and everything is normal, how would it feel to not know what normal is? Life is never easy, and it won't ever be. It's harder when you have demons of your past and devils in your present to fight against. No one wants to lose, but how long can you keep yourself stable? Only the strong and brave survives in the race. Is she strong and brave?Triggers are present.

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Patient Twelve

EPILOGUE WILL BE FREE STARTING JUNE 29TH, 2023!Diana wakes up in pain, tied to a bed and unable to escape. She's been trapped by a group of surgeons with a twisted passion and she's their next victim. ***** Diana Slater, a typical University student, wakes up in pain, tied to a bed and unable to see. After a mysterious figure, known only as Dr. Sweeney, nurses her back to health she finds out the truth. The Doctor has kidnapped her and given her a cat's eyes as part of a larger ploy to turn humans into collectibles. Now she's being trained by Ben, another patient, with the skin of a snake, on how to behave. Diana and Ben are forced to work together to try to escape the murderous doctors - until she discovers Ben might not be the victim he makes himself out to be. The only person Diana can trust is herself, and if she fails, her eyes won't give her another nine lives. [[Winner of the 2018 Fiction Awards for Best Horror Story]][[word count: 80,000-90,000 words]]Cover designed by Holly Thurston

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Thrive in Catastrophe by 焦糖冬瓜

In the future the world has been ravaged by the Comet Virus. Most of the world's population has been infected and transformed into zombies. To combat this, the government has developed an offset of the original strain, known as the X-virus. This allows for a special forces task force with extraordinary strength and healing abilities. The most elite among them is known as Heine Burton. Xiao Yan's aircraft has crashed in a remote area and he is rescued by a special forces team, including the legendary Colonel Burton. Xiao Yan craves a life of simplicity and leisure but after meeting Heine he is thrust into a pivotal role in where he and his talents mean the world and to the man Heine Burton.

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Karmafahal (Completed)

Ssssshhhhhh koi hai....

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Hypno Paradise

A collection of short stories detailing the hypnotizing of several girl into a man's control.

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New to the Family

A spin-off to the Family Comes First series. The Wilcox family became famous for their kidnappings, brainwashing, murders, and let's not forget about cannibalism. This is the story of Leah Marshall and how she was taken one night after getting in a fight with her boyfriend. Gabriel takes her and brings her home to be a wife for his son Jared. *You don't have to read the Family Comes First series first, but it definitely does help*

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Sweet Madness (Editing)✔️

(2012 Watty Award Winner for Most Popular in Horror) Angeles has a dull life. There is nothing exciting or thrilling about her. However, that was until she met him. He will make her world crumble around her, making her wish she could have her dull life back. Who is he? Who knows? He is whose name shall not be spoken out loud.

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Two Sided (CreepyPasta x MaleChild)

(Y/n)- your name has a "second personality" who he refers to as Sane. He escaped the asylum he was locked away in at age five. He finally escaped after three years of tortureYou run into the woods and are cornered...just has you thought you were finished...some unexcepted savoirs come in.I do not own the picture for the cover nor do I own the creepypastasHighest Rank: #73 In RandomLowest Rank: #965 In Random

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