Short Story - Horror / Mystery / Thriller


Horror / Mystery / Thriller


:female_detective: :mag: Suspense is the essence here. :mag_right: :male_detective: with a side of creepy :hourglass: :zombie: :skull: :woman_zombie: :clown_face:

1 Like


Title: Catching a Ryde

Summary: Sommer, Amy, and Mack are all very different people, but somehow they all fit together perfectly. This trio of best friends are on their yearly spring break camping trip when they run into the enigmatic Dar. A handsome Zac Efron-esque stunner of a man with tempting blue eyes. While Amy and Mack vie for his attention, Sommer suspects there is something much darker about Dar and his intentions. Sometimes a pretty face doesn’t have a pretty ending.

Status: Ongoing


1 Like

The Next Turn


A foolish person far too drunk wanders into the ancient catacombs beneath their city, only to get hopelessly lost.

1 Like


After death and destruction a man seeks answers.

What he finds is meaning.

A companion short story to Creature, which is intended to be read second.


In the aftermath of a global catastrophe, a solitary creature is followed as it explores the new world.

Where will it lead? And what will it become?

A companion short story to Journey, which is intended to be read first.

A short story inspired by the legendary board game, Talisman, by Games Workshop and Fighting Fantasy.

Anna Hawthorn is approaching the end of her adventure.

With her faithful pet owl, Luna, she faces the most deadly of foes and must survive if she hopes to reach her final goal.


Alex Wright works at the Detective Agency with his only family member, Jacob, solving mysteries throughout the U.K.

Until the time comes when Alex is faced alone with a mystery like no other. “The lone wolf dies, but the pack survives,” the Agency always say. But when no one can be trusted, not even his pack, can Alex survive to uncover the hidden truth? Even when he must face his fears of the past, and the uncertainty of the future?

Drake’s Notebook
On going

Drake’s the king of all vampires, he hates humans and his own kind alike and wants nothing to do with them. But as much as he tries to avoid it all, trouble always seems to find its way to him. Lynda’s a brave,stubborn and beautiful gypsy girl who doesn’t know that she’s the lost heiress to one of the most powerful families in the world. Then there’s Vlad, Drake’s former friend and comrade turned enemy who leads The Mantle, a highly secretive and religious cabal composed of mercenaries,rogue vampires and even Lycans who’s goal is to create a new world in their own image.

Now realizing he’s vulnerable for the first time, Drake and Lyn must retrieve his precious notebook,stop Vlad and uncover the secrets of the mysterious woman known only as “The Warden” who is somehow responsible for everything that’s happened up to now.

The epic centers on three stories that come together: Drake’s fight against Vlad to restore order to the vampire world and his troubled past. Lyn as she struggles to hide her feelings for Drake and her dark secret. Vlad and his secret contract with the mysterious Warden and his struggle to keep his already fragile alliance together.


Elliot Dauterieve is on a mission. He has an overwhelming desire to murder the red-haired woman from his childhood nightmares. He tracks the woman to a luxurious home outside of Boston. The nightmares that plagued his youth will finally come to an end, whereas for the woman, her nightmare is just beginning.

Rated Mature
Read This Story Here:Homecoming



When Tully disappears on the night of the full moon, Kit hears his voice calling her name and has visions of him dying.
But where is he?
Time is running out and if Kit can’t find him, she won’t be able to save him.

Perfect for fans of Stranger Things, this short story has a Tumblr vibe and is set in Ireland in the 1990s.

This short story was written for Mystery Contest #22 | Obstacles| in conjunction with Romance (June 2019). It had to contain the line ‘I will always find you’.

In Plain Sight :eyes:

  • Mystery

clickable ad


You may call me a criminal, a murderer. But I am an artist, a painter and before the end you will see my primary colours on your canvas.

Tales from the Northern Road

A short story collection about finnish wilderness forests and strange encounters within.

Hi! New to the horror genre here! Wrote a short (~ 20 min) story of Lovecraftian influence. Hope you all like it and thank you for reading! Any critique happily accepted!

David wakes up in a pitch black room, injured and apparently alone. How did he get there? IS he truly alone? Help David uncover the mystery as he tries to recollect his past.