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Use Best Scary only, to submit and vote on newer stories, otherwise, I have re-arranged older, rated, stories according to the first word of their titles, excluding 'The' when used as the first word.

For example, 'The Beast' would be stored under 'B' not 'T'. If the story has only one or two comments, I'll leave in Best Scary a little longer.

The keywords Attic, Grave, Loch, Prison and Underworld will also help you to get to the archived stories quickly from your browser's location bar.

For example, story titles starting with the letters 'L','M','N' and 'O' will be found as a group at www.short-stories-help-children.com/Loch.html Of course you can always just click the links below.

Rated stories go into these archive sections. These sections are not meant for your new scary submissions. Those need to go to Best Scary.

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As a reminder... this site is a place where you can have your best works published. If you don't make a good effort to address spelling, grammar and punctuation, then why should I make an effort to make corrections. The better your writing, the quicker I can publish it and the sooner it can become one of the best scary short stories.

I cannot believe how many kids are not using Ms Word or anything with a spell checker. Are you serious about writing or not?

And I do not accept any profanity nor religious references, and that includes OMG! If I find ANY religious references, bad language, or content unsuitable for a child, I will reject the content. If you find any, email me from here.

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Killer Instinct 
One cold, dark night five girls were having a sleep over and decided to watch scary movies. As they put one on, the words “BASED ON A TRUE STORY” lit up …

Sapphire Ghost Eyes 
It was about two months ago when we first moved to Tulsa or as I liked to call it "The Middle of Nowhere." My little half brother, he was adopted, called …

Movie Night 
Alice Parker and her little brother Benny have lived with their dad since her parents were divorced. One day he decided to suprise them with a movie. Benny …

The Girl in the Window, Part 3 
Maddy was sitting on her bed, trying to concentrate on her homework, but she kept thinking about the murdered girl in the house that Joanne told her about. …

Don't forget to feed the dog "Twice!" 
It was almost the end of the year and Israel the son of Esther and Gerard Peterson had made a promise that he would never forget to feed his pet dog before …

A Bloody Night 
Once there was a loving husband and wife. They lived alone deep in the woods in their large house. The wife was a party animal who loved to go to parties …

The Girl in the Window: Part 1 
Run . . . RUN!!! I think. If he gets me I'll - I'll - it doesn't matter at this point! All that matters is that I have to get home. I run round the …

The thing 
The day started off how any day would go. We woke up, ate breakfast, got dressed, and went to my grandma's. The only thing that was different was that …

It is trying to get in 
Hi, my name's... well it's not that important. Just pretend my name is Jessica. Tight now I'm in my room with my door locked and a huge pile of junk blocking …

The locked Room 
The little girl Lulu was home all day with the babysitter. When her parents came home she wanted to go outside but her parents said no. She went into …

Vacant 
Growing up in a family of boys,I was never really scared of silly little things,at the age of 13 i was going to our other farm to stay in a little house. …

The Adventures of Harry: Ghosts? There's no such thing! 
It was a rainy evening. Harry was lying on his bed, reading a book about Ghosts. He was not afraid of many things and the thing that kept him from being …

Ring a Ring of Roses 
There was nothing, just the dim lighting of the old oil lamps. Then he heard a voice, “ring a ring of roses, a pocket full of posies, a-tishoo, a-tishoo …

The Bride 
The Minister's daughter had just been married. After the wedding ceremony there was a great feast, with music and dancing and contests and games. Even …

The White House 
There was once an old house in the back of the woods. A mental woman lived there but one day a man came to take her to a mental institution. She escaped …

Pandora's Box 
On a forgotten road in Virginia, there is a house, and in that house there is a room, and in that room there is a box, and in the box lies death waiting …

Bad Face Job 
Mia never liked the way she looked. Julie had been Mia's best friend her whole life, and she knew about Mia's insecurities. One day she found Mia looking …

I haunt my own dreams. 
There was a young girl called Macie and she was about 20. She had just moved in to this crummy estate flat. It was disgusting. Cockroaches everywhere, …

Never stay out late 
"That's not funny!" Emma exclaimed to a boy in her class named Jeremy. Jeremy loved to scare Emma because he knew that Emma was the easiest girl to scare …

Happy Halloween 
"Agghhhh!" I said. I couldn't believe it. It was Halloween, for Pete's sake! What insane teacher gives an assignment on Halloween? "You must finish …

The Girl in the Window Part 2 
"Hey, Maddy, did you hear about the ghost?" Joanne yelled after Maddy as she walked to school. When she caught up, Maddy asked. "What ghost?" She …

The Face In The Mirror 
One night I wasn’t feeling very good and I just couldn’t get to sleep. I think the reason that I couldn’t get to sleep was because I had watched two Michael …

A Cool Breeze 
I was sitting alone in my backyard. It was dark and cloudy, but I had accidentally locked myself out of the house, and I now needed to wait for my mom …

Megan 
One day my friends and I decided to resurrect our deceased friend Megan. A year ago, Megan was walking down the street when a drunk driver came out of …

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The Wind 
My name is Amy i'm about to turn 14 years old . One day i was walking home from middle school all alone and i heard "Come closer" it was coming from the …

Dreams can be real 
One night, when my mum was young, she had a dream. In her dream she was in her room and she could hear a crackling sound, one like an oil heater warming …

Next 
"Aaah." I breathed in that 'New Apartment Smell' as I set down my suitcase. I had finally brought all my stuff over to this tiny, one-person-sized apartment …

Dateline 2008 
It has been three weeks since the Palm Berry Fair. It was such a popular fair, everyone in the town would go. Even some people who lived in New South Wales, …

The Game 
Emma was on holiday in Florida, she was wealthy and so was staying in a 5-star-hotel. Her hotel room was glamorous, with a plasma TV built into the wall. …

The night he came to visit 
It was a Friday night and it was a rainy day. I had to take care of my two younger sisters Sammie and Janet. My parents decided to go to a party and they …

Abandoned Library 
When I was in Year 6, several older girls from my old school went to an abandoned old library. They sat in a circle on the floor silently, placed a candle …

The Book 
I woke up with a jolt. Who put my alarm volume so high?. I went downstairs to have some cereal. As I poured the milk I asked myself, "do the majority of …

The syringe 
One cold night in a hospital there was a young girl who had rabies. she also was horribly afraid of needles used for shots other whys known as syringes. …

Kidnapped 
Jenny laughed along with her friends. She never knew she would end her life so early. As she walked home, she felt like she was being watched. She …

Voodoo Dolls 
There was this man who made voodoo dolls and threw them in the ocean in an effort to drown people. My uncle collected those dolls and when he got twelve …

Room 616 
A couple wanted to take a vacation one day. They decided to go to a beautiful hotel called the Blacksmith Hotel. When they got to their hotel room the …

Phone call 
Molly was talking to her friend Tilly on her phone and then she got cut off and a voice on the phone said "I will kill you" and she put the phone down …

The Clip Clip Slide  
One evening in a small town a young girl, about 12, was spotted running home suspiciously. A policeman saw her, stopped the car and rolled down his window. …

China dolls from hell 
I was really bored that day and wanted to go out shopping with my mum to a new little shop that has opened with little old fashiond things, all very vintage. …

What man 
Jess invited two friends Claudia and Trish. They came around 7:00 PM. "You know what we should do?" asked Trish. "I don't know what should we do?" asked …

The Fog In The Bathroom 
I felt something cold in bed one night but there was nothing there but my blankets. I felt it again then I heard a moan coming from the bathroom. I ran …

Nightmares on the run. 
One night Sophie was trying to get to sleep but she couldn't. She kept trying and trying and trying but she just couldn't get to sleep at all. Eventually …

Accident 
Sometimes, at night, I can still see them. Those two kids, with their haunting blue eyes and their ragged clothes and twisted expressions. They visit me …

La Llorona (the weeping one) 
La llorona is an old myth about a woman that makes a mistake. It has been retold many times before. This is how I think it goes. A long time ago there …

Clown Doll 
Once upon a time there was a little girl who never smiled or had never been happy. Her parents try to make her happy but it never works. Then one day, …

The Doll 
There was this girl named anna. one day anna and her mom went shopping. Anna saw a doll holding up 2 fingers. mommy mommy can i get this doll? Anna asked. …

The not-so-perfect birthday 
A little girl named Katrina (5 yrs old) who had a very poor family was always alone and shy. On her 6th birthday her parents decided this had to end so …

Love, Nana 
Anna-Lynn Hopkins hummed a tune to herself as she sifted through the daily mail, checking the names on each envelope before throwing them into another …

Mommy's Skin 
"Daddy" the little girl whispered softly as she tapped her father on his shoulder. It was midnight and the little girl had just awoken from a nightmare. …

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The Girl in the Closet 
Once, a kid named Fred and his family moved to a little house in San Antonio Texas. He thought it was kinda creepy, but just ignored it. When he went inside …

Phineas 
There was once a small motel in South Carolina. There lived Manny. Manny Shayne was a talented ventriloquist, and his main puppet was Phineas. Phineas …

The Stalking Clown 
one day i was coming from school when i got a text message sayin "forward this chain letter or i will be stalking you all day until night comes" ..while …

The Sleep-over 
Sleep-overs are me and my friend's favorite activity. I haven't had one in a while, so I called one of my friends. "Gretta, why did you call?" My friend …

The Red nose Clown 
One Saturday night, a guy and his girlfriend was chatting on the computer and seeing each other. “Hey, you want to see the pictures I took at the prom? …

The lighthouse keeper 
Old legend has it that a lighthouse in Florida, USA has a keeper spirit that roams it with a knife and bucket. I didn't believe it, until the night I went …

Hi my name is Baby Blue  
"Truth, dare, double dare, kiss, command or promise?" Katie asked Lydia. The girls had been playing the game for a while and it had started getting boring. …

Chicken little nightmare 
My friend Christie and I are in the 7th grade. We had a friend whose name was Edward but we called him Chicken Little because of his hair and his face …

The Phantom Clown 
One day a long time ago this little girl named Amy had just broken her favourite doll. She was crying for days until finally her mother took her to this …

Cell 
Here I am. This place. This prison. Body and soul trapped behind the cold of steel and iron. Darkness. No one is out there. They give me food. I see no …

My babysitting night 
It was any ordinary night. I decided to babysit for the Anderson's. This wasn't anything different from any other weekend being as I babysat every weekend. …

The Painter 
My friend came to visit me for few days, so I gave him a room whose windows would open to the main road. Across the main road just opposite to my building …

The Voice 
Robin was a normal twelve year old who lived an ordinary life. Except when she tried to sleep. Around ten o'clock every night a voice would ask: "Robin, …

I Can't Find You... 
Once, there was a man who had a wife. They often fought, so one day, the man decided to murder his wife. They lived in an apartment building, so he pushed …

Spider Attack  
"My name is Matthew Knight and yes I am a little scared at stuff, especially spiders". I was standing there looking like an idiot with everyone laughing …

Ghost Town 
It said that the form was better suited for short stories... while the actual 'occurance' takes up little of the story, it doesn't quite take full effect …

Scared for life 
Once there was a mom, and her daughter named Ashly who was 14, and a dog named Bella {who was a golden retriever} lived in a old house in the middle of …

Cleverly disguised  
I stared out the window as my parents left for Paris for their new jobs. I kept running over their last words before leaving, “be careful.” I couldn’t …

The Jealous Piano 
I wasn't that bothered about playing an instrument but then at school, it became compulsory for every teen to play one. I signed up for the piano because …

A Killer Gets a Life 
He will return to his cell. The door will shut, his small cage will darken. He will lie down and try to rest, desperately trying to block out the reality …

The Vampire In the Attic 
One dark night Amy and Amanda were having a sleepover. They were watching movies downstairs when the tv went off. They screamed and hurried off upstairs …

Be Careful What you Wish for 
One morning, I woke up. Don?t ask me who I was, it was just the only name I could think of to call myself as I could not remember my name, my age, my …

The Dime 
Delany McTavish was a girl from a poor family. Her parents were unemployed, and she had the responsibility of supporting her family whenever she had the …

The mad man in the dark  
It was one dark night, and the darkness was like a big sheet of black silk hanging over Northrepps, the snow fell like raindrops above the night’s sky. …

Cursed Kid 
A little girl was at school for the first time she had moved so many times you lost count. No one knew anything about her, why she came, where she went …

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The Hotel 
My friend and I laughed giddily, unable to help ourselves, while clutching our heads. We were seven and we had just ding-dong-ditched someone in the hotel. …

Molly's Doll 
One day Molly was at a toy store and she saw a cute pullstring doll and she absolutely loved it so she decided to buy it, but the clerk warned her of the …

Jenny... 
Jenny got tucked into bed one night by her mother. Her father was down stairs on the couch taking a nap. An hour after Jenny went to sleep she heard a …

The bloody mouth 
Pete was a fifteen year old boy, he always wanted his first kiss but no matter how well he looked or how sweet he was he never liked any one of the girls …

Goodbye 
"Wow. This place looks ancient." Jessica commented as we walked further into the huge, Victorian house. My heart pounded in my throat as I heard the old …

The Thing 
There was once a girl that was 16 turning 17 soon. She and her friend decided to go on a double date together. She wanted to go someplace thrilling and …

The Stranger in the Woods 
After being incarcerated for 17 years, Tommie Carpenter, now a grown man and still very dangerous, escapes from the mental institution (where he was locked …

My new home in the country 
Mary Grace was a happy 6 year old girl. She moved to a farm house isolated in Alabama with her parents. Her parents had always dreamed of having a farm …

Sleep Walking 
"She kissed the prince and..." "David lights out!" "OK Mum." David closed his book and turned off his night-light. He fell asleep dreaming of love, …

Runaway Glasses 
My friend just got a new house and had a house-warming party. He invited all my friends. We bought him a great telescope. We brought it outside to go check …

The Haunting In West Cove 
There once was a boy named, Matt, and his friend Alex. Alex and Matt were best friends and they lived down the street from each other, in a small town. …

The boy with one eye 
Jamie was a nice young boy who lived in a mansion with his parents in the south of England. Jamie had long, dark brown hair, eyes as blue as the sea and …

The Killer Outside Cabin 201 
A whole summer at Camp Wanaknocka! A whole summer full of nothing but greasy camp food, friends, sports, campfire songs, and late nights with my four best …

Why you shouldn't answer the phone 
OKay so my name is Heather Williams and my phone bill is alot. Anyway, heres a day I wish I didn't have a cellphone it starts with conservation with my …

Friday the 13th  
It was a horrible morning, wet windy and almost dark. I looked at the calender and realised why. it was Friday 13th, not a great day for me, its the anniversary …

The Television 
Once was a small family upon Darren Road. A mother and her daughter. The father was killed in the Korean War. The girl was frightened when she heard the …

Get Out Of Here !!! 
Once apon a time, there was a man. His name was David he was driving home one night it was raining & Windy all of a sudden his car stopped "Aw shocks my …

Killer clown attacks 
Once there was a nice home near the woods. A family of four bought it and then, after the long move, the parents decided to take a little break and go …

Murder in the Motel 
There was a couple on a road trip 2 Peter Bourogh on the outside of Adelaide. While they were driving they turned on the radio. About half an hour later …

Only One Wizard's Curse 
Adam had a very cold heart. He never cared about anyone. His actions also showed how cruel he was. Adam gambled and was a wanted thief. One day, he …

Terror Town 
They say starting a new life is never easy. Well today i test that theory. You see just last week there was a terrible accident while i was at a friends …

The haunted barn 
My cousin's family lives on a large farm. Most of the land was inherited from their grandfather. One day I was spending the night and it was around 2:00 …

Stormy Night  
One night it was dripping rain like never before. Boy was I scared of the thunder and lightning happening outside. What made it even more scary is there …

Unknown Predator 
"Just two days before your sweet sixteen, Molly is your father going to throw a big party" said my best friend Jessica. "No, he says we need the money …

Mark and Michelle 
Mark and Michelle are a young couple in love, living life to the max and happily married. Mark works as a fourth year apprentice carpenter and was soon …

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Welcome to Hell 
Not so long ago a man who was making a cross country trip was driving through a deserted part of Texas when he got a flat tire, he got out of his car and …

You kill, I kill 
It was a cold wet day, in the forest. I knew because I was alone there walking through the damp grass. The strings reached my waist and some almost reached …

The Puzzle 
One day when I was home alone a parcel was left at the door. I opened it and there was a box. Inside there were puzzle pieces. I didn't think much of it …

Kiss of death 
This is about a girl named Sara. She lived a scary and sad past. All her friends have died strange and Violent deaths. She still cries about it in bed. …

Seven Days 
Sally and Jasmine (two 11 year olds) were watching a scary movie when all of the lights went out, and the power had gone, but the phone rang. How could …

Alice 
Once there was a girl named Alice she was 12 years old and went to school like every one else , she had a black ribbon tied around her neck , it was tight …

There is room for one more 
A business man had to go to New York on a business trip. Instead of staying at a hotel he decided to stay with old friends in their mansion outside of …

A Sister's Love 
On a day as cold and gusty as any day, Kristina was very scared. It was World War 2 and her older sister had just been killed. She looked outside her house …

Mansion Mayhem 
As I steadily approached the abandoned mansion my mind was confounded because I couldn’t think clearly. I couldn’t think about anything at this moment …

The Aswang 
Growing up in Canada, (I'm just 14 now) I have seen many horror movies and had lots of attempts at scaring myself. But I find the scariest things are from …

She was afraid of the dark Not rated yet
Brooklyn was the popular girl at school. Beautiful, kind, funny, smart, and flawless... or at least seemingly flawless. She always acted as if she was …

Skating Brink Not rated yet
"Adam? Adam! COME STRAIGHT BACK HERE, BOY!" Shouted Mr. Atkins furiously at his fleeing son, who was already speeding down the road on his designer skateboard. …

Play Time Not rated yet
Hello, my name is Thomas. What I am about to tell you is a detailed account of my life. I don't have much time before "they" come and get me... so listen …

Am I Pretty Not rated yet
Once there was a girl named Annie. She loved the way she looked and always asked her mom if she was pretty. All day long she said, "MOM! Am I pretty?" …

Death House  Not rated yet
It was a dark and scary night. It was snowing like crazy. Four loyal friends named Christian, Jae, Dante, and Wesley were stranded out in the snow. …

The Childrens Campfire Not rated yet
If you were to go down into the dark and damp woods on the night of Halloween, you would be able to hear the wind whistling through the trees, almost like …

The Girl in the Window Part 4 Not rated yet
Joanne paced up and down her room, waiting impatiently for Maddy, who was meant to be coming over to discuss the “dead girl” situation. After twenty minutes …

Haunted Mansion  Not rated yet
In the misty cold morning at 6 a.m Heather, Charlotte and I... Emma, woke up from my sleepover. We decided to go to the shops near my house. When we walked …

Sweetheart, don't run away Not rated yet
2011... I was running hard next door to my neighbors house. Okay, you're probably wondering what is going on. Well, let me tell you a bit about myself. …

The Ferris Wheel Not rated yet
“Finally, it’s our turn,” said Mariah. She and Olivia had been waiting in line for hours. They were waiting to board the newest ride at the amusement park. …

Waiting  Not rated yet
It had been years since that night but I still refused to sleep with the light off so I saw a shadow by the dim glow of my night light. I got up and went …

Innocence can not save you Not rated yet
I couldn't move. My body engulfed in pain. I could hear the sound of cars nearby and it seemed dark, as if it were night time. It took all of my strength …

Grandma Knows Not rated yet
There was once a woman who hated her husband’s mother. Her husband tried to calm her down, but it was no use. They had a four year old daughter named Minnie, …

The Murder of Mary Nowlin Not rated yet
1998, October 27. I was looking out my window on the fifth floor of the "Rockamoore Hotel". I was looking down on the people below. There was a baby crying, …

The Miner Not rated yet
Once, there lived a poor farmer in a small white house in a valley. Every day he would get up early to tend to his animals, then do whatever needed to …

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Centimetre Squared Not rated yet
One day Jane and Harry were waiting for their "babysitter" to come when all of a sudden the youngest daughter of the 4 children that they have comes down …

The Book of Poison Not rated yet
TTTHHHRRRIIINNNGGG!!! Finally the last bell rang and everyone rushed out of their final classes, relieved from the bell. Sammy, a smart, beautiful, small …

Floating heart Not rated yet
It was a long day of work. He rode his car and went to his home. He untied his tie and sat watching the lake as the sun set. He heard a water crackers. …

Sweet and candy Not rated yet
One day I was at my house on Halloween. The bell rang. I opened the door but I was in a hurry. I said "who is there?" I heard someone saying sweet and …

Halloween Not rated yet
"Agghhhh!" I said. I couldn't believe it. It was Halloween, for Pete's sake! What insane teacher gives an assignment on Halloween? "You must finish …

Don't turn on the lights Not rated yet
She commandeered the room in the basement of her dorm as soon as she realized she would have to pull an all-nighter in order to prepare for tomorrow’s …

The fallen Not rated yet
The fog draped over the disturbed ground, winding up the trees as if they had known each other in a past life. The wind was whispering, almost shrieking, …

If these walls could bleed Not rated yet
They say they're still there. They say if you pass that house you can hear their eerie cries. They say whoever goes in that house never comes out. They …

Roseanna Not rated yet
Long ago there lived a young boy named Mac. ‘Mac isn’t an ordinary nine year old boy.’ Mac’s mother Jackie said with concern. ‘He doesn’t have any friends. …

The Man Eating Gingerbread Men Not rated yet
One evening I was walking along when I started to get hungry. I have been walking for a really long time. I lost my way and it was starting to get dark. …

The Horrors of the Mind  Not rated yet
It was in December of 2010. There was a boy named Ricky. He and his friends Jimmy and Madison were walking through Trans Alleghany lunatic asylum. They …

The Fear of Going Home Not rated yet
One cool fall evening, a group of friends was driving home from a high school football game when one friend said “what’s in the road?” The driver then …

Zombie Time Not rated yet
I looked around me, more than a little confused. I didn’t understand at all what was happening to the world. I’d woken up as normal that morning, but that …

The Haunted Leprechaun Not rated yet
Once upon a time there was a leprechaun named "Gary" that no one knew about. He had never told anyone his name or how old he was or if he had any family. …

Grandma is Coming to Stay Not rated yet
Sam and her friend sat in the living room. They were chatting about their boyfriends. The door bell rang. Judy (which is one of Sam's friends) came to …

Who was it? Not rated yet
He woke up in the middle of the night to find himself in total darkness. He didn't know why he woke up. He looked at his clock radio. 3:00 AM it said. …

The Church Not rated yet
Once upon a time there was a man who didn't believe in ghosts. He once heard people talking about a haunted church so he went to the house at night and …

Three Best Friends Not rated yet
One day there were three best friends walking to school together. One of the best friends noticed a women next to the river washing close. The girl decided …

Just Me And You Not rated yet
I sat on the chair thinking what it would be like to go into a place called Candy Land. "Wake up Julie!" Ms Tulips shouted. Everyone laughed at me. …

Uninvited Night Ghoul Not rated yet
"Knock, knock, Knock." "Someone's knocking? At this hour?? Robert thought to himself. He took a quick look at his digital clock, ?it's 2:51 AM, the …

The Nightmare Not rated yet
Once a girl called Emily moved to a new house in a very strange place. Her parents had told her that people say it is haunted but they just said " There …

Knock Knock Not rated yet
As their mother was leaving, she they told her children not to open the door under any circumstances. If anyone knocks, don’t answer it, she told them. …

Long Finger Not rated yet
Long ago, in the woods, there was a witch named Long Finger. All of the people in the area lived in fear of this evil witch. She was 40 feet tall and had …

Lake George Not rated yet
I come from Canberra, the capital of Australia. Just out of Canberra, on the way to Sydney, there's a huge lake, called "Lake George." These days, …

Mudder Not rated yet
A little girl named Sara was living in a house with her step mother and father. Her father comes late at night from work and he was a drunker and he use …

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Anna's Revenge Not rated yet
There once was a boy and a girl. Their names were Tim and Anna and they were also brother and sister. Their parents wanted to buy them presents to see …

Having No Brain Will Get You Killed Not rated yet
There was this old abandoned farm house surrounded by a cornfield at the end of my road, it was the hang out spot for all the teenagers, I didn't know …

Fog lights and dark frights Not rated yet
It's no surprise a girl fresh out of her second year of college would want to move out from her parents basement. The surprise would be that this particular …

The big toe Not rated yet
One day a boy found a toe in the ground and tried to pull it out. When the boy finally got the toe out of the ground it came off in his hand and the boy …

My Auntie's House  Not rated yet
One day my mom came into my room and told me we are going to your auntie's house. I got so excited I haven't seen her in 3 years. On our way there there …

What's Your Answer? Not rated yet
The residents of Spageni Lane were used to it by now. It was almost a 'been there done that got the tee-shirt' kind of thing. It happened every 13 months, …

Green eyed lady Not rated yet
A long time ago, in 1920 my great grandma was traveling along when her coach stopped to a thudding and a sudden jolt. Now, her coachman told her to stay …

Sally Doll Not rated yet
Once apon a time there was a girl called Meavbh. She loved getting presents. her favourit present is a doll. She loved Raggy dolls, Barbie dolls & Brats …

The Demon Knife Not rated yet
There once was a girl, everyone wondered about, she was seen every day in the woods by other villagers. They chose not to disturb her in case it was some …

My Best Friend is Dead Not rated yet
Hi my name is Alexandra and I'm 14 years old. I was walking with my best friend Bree around our street at Chestnut Glendale at California. Bree had …

The Ghost of Billy Martinez Not rated yet
One stormy night a man had drove his car near San Fernando Valley Los Angeles, California at 3:00 June 17 in the morning. It was raining really hard that …

A Really Scary Story Not rated yet
It was almost midnight when I saw the first signs of paranormal activity in my house. I was sitting in my gramma?s rocking chair, glued to this book, …

Mirror, mirror Not rated yet
There was once a girl named Poppie Dawson, and she would always wear loads of make up and spend most of her time looking in the mirror. One day, after …

Deadly Sin  Not rated yet
One dark night Mind decided to go into the attic of her house and she was told by her parents not to go into the attic but she did anywhy she wanted to …

Scream Not rated yet
"HELP!!" A voice in the distance screamed. I ran to the house. It was behind me i knew it. Don't scream i told my self. But if i didn't scream no one would …

The Stalker Not rated yet
Once upon a time a girl named Sarah was walking home from school. Her long blond hair blew behind her. She was in high school, and she was what every one …

Black Box Not rated yet
There was one couple who had a baby. The father wanted to name the baby Nicholas. The mother wanted to name him Jack. They had a big argument because of …

The Doll Not rated yet
There was a girl who had a precious glass doll collection. One day, her mom took her to the store. She saw the most beautiful doll. It had skin of white, …

My Scary China Doll Lucy Not rated yet
I was sitting in my room one day on my laptop, I had a little china doll named Lucy, I never played with her I thought she was too childish for me but …

Babysitter Blues Not rated yet
There was once a young babysitter. She was babysitting two children. The babysitter turned on the local news and started to watch. Then there was a huge …

Lollypops Not rated yet
Two parents were about to go out for the first time since they had had twins, so they hired a first time baby sitter. Once the parents had left the baby …

A object in the sky Not rated yet
I quickly ran outside to see the birds. They were gorgeous. That is when i relized something in the sky. I thought it was a plane but, it was to small. …

The tree (part two) Not rated yet
After my dad's funeral I asked my mom if she had cut down the tree that was in our back yard. She told me that there was never a tree in our back yard. …

The Tree Not rated yet
It was July 27, 2004. My parents decided that we were moving to New York,City. When we got to our new home, a strange looking tree stood in my back yard. …

Sleep walking Not rated yet
When I woke up this morning I felt as tired as an Olympic athlete, but I still went outside to get the paper for dad. I only read the headline and it said: …

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A big wet stain Not rated yet
"Hey! Hey, hey, hey!" Robert Paladino just managed to miss the girl standing on the street as he swerved sharply to the left on Ridgedale Road. His heart …

Vantos Not rated yet
You may have heard stories about vampires, witches, even ghosts. But you're about to hear a story you'll never forget. 1986, my parents had died. My …

The crying Not rated yet
One night, there was a group of girls and their names are Shala, Kathy, Emiley, and Mary-Ann. Those girls were very bored and they did every thing they …

The Cat Eyes Not rated yet
Billy's Parents were going on a vacation without him. They told him he had to stay with Mrs. Guttierez down the street. "No please! I wont get in your …

Blinker Not rated yet
Once upon a time a family of three moved into a large, old house on the outskirts of the city. The Jensen’s had moved as the mother was expecting a baby. …

Locked in the Basement Not rated yet
One night Serena and Kenya decided to call Jakob to come over to their house. (Serena and Kenya are sisters, Jakob is their cousin.) So when Jakob came …

Hung Dead Not rated yet
There was once a family called the Smiths. Michael was the only child in the Smiths family with his two parents. The Smiths had just moved to a new …

The New Girl Not rated yet
There was a girl named Liza. She was about 10 years old. She hated dolls and everyone knew it. Well it was close to Christmas and they were doing the Secret …

Skeleton man Not rated yet
I moved from montana to wisconsin. i dont know wisconsin really well and the house is very eerie and strange. i woke up and went 2 school. then my mom …

Aren't You Glad You Didn't Turn on the Light? Not rated yet
Crystal and Jen were roomates. Also best friends. Jen wanted to be a journalist and Crystal wanted to be a model. They were very different but that somehow …

The Apple Tree Not rated yet
Once there was a family who had moved to a new house. They had a little girl named Emily who was just five years old. She really, really loved apples …

I lived Not rated yet
I had just finished the laundry and decided to pack it up for the night so i locked all the doors and windows and got into bed. There was a dripping noise …

Flower Park Not rated yet
I was getting ready to close my window when my mum called me so I did not really close my window well. Anyway I went down to my mum and she asked me to …

Little Emma Not rated yet
There was a young girl called Sally, and it was her birthday. Her nan had bought her a gorgeous little doll. "Here Sally, I bought her off an old friend. …

Johnny Not rated yet
Once there was a boy named Johnny. Johnny had a little sister, Abiline. One day, Johnny's mother wanted him to go down to the butchers and buy a liver. …

The End Not rated yet
Hiding Under My Bed I Felt As If It Was All Over, Like My Life Had No Meaning. I Wanted To Scream, Just To Unleash This Big Pain In My Chest, What Is Going …

Death to us part! part 1 Not rated yet
The wind howled, and the rain fell heavy on my head while I ran. It was supposed to be the best day of my life. But it had gotten ruined by one man. Edward …

The Maniac Not rated yet
One night a girl named Janet stayed home alone. Her parents were out on a well deserved dinner, so they stuck her at the house while they went to go have …

My Bloody Bath Not rated yet
Tiffany was finishing up homework in her room when she got a text on her cell phone. She didn't recognize the number, but the text said "Take a bath and …

Harold Dumbar Not rated yet
Harold Dumbar, is an old 82 year old man that lives in the middle of nowhere surrounded by nothing but woods. He does have one neighbor though, Richard …

Death glows Not rated yet
They say it's haunted, the old forest. I should know. A man, who I found out later was called Jerry, was staying there for 2 nights. The first night, …

Kisses to Ashes Not rated yet
The only one care Sarah had was finishing her homework. Her little sister was there because her parents had to go out of town on a job in North Carolina …

The Man On Facebook. Not rated yet
Jane And Georgia Where 2 Best Friends And Georgia Was Sleeping At Janes House And Janes Mum Had Popped Out To The Supper Market. They Where Alone In The …

The silent meat Not rated yet
Gemma and Alice had studied German, French and Chinese at university. They took themselves off on a vacation to relax for a while and then Gemma asked …

Little baby Not rated yet
it was a beutiful sunday morning and today we were moving into our new house. while i was exploring the house i realised something was really strange, …

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Mysterious Death Not rated yet
Around midnight, two loved ones were driving home in a car from their honeymoon. They got lost so they ended up in a deserted road with no cars or houses. …

The Sewer Maggot Not rated yet
My hands were trembling. It was there. Right in front of me. Again. The 5 foot tall Sewer Maggot. Then I woke up. Oh my gosh it was only a dream? It …

Obsessed With Candy Not rated yet
A legend about a boy named Danny who was obsessed with candy. Everyday Danny would buy candy at the corner shop before and after school. He couldn't resist …

Attack Not rated yet
My fantasy dream was broken by the sound of rustling outside. My eyes shot open and I saw a huge shadow loom over my tent. I sat, trembling with fear, …

The Truth Hurts Not rated yet
Bessy was walking down the crowded hallway towards her homeroom. She couldn't help looking over her shoulder to see several girls pointing at her and giggling. …

Summerwind! Not rated yet
One night three girls were having a slumber party! The girls names were Kimberly, Rosie, and Mariella. When their parents went to bed they started telling …

Weird but scary and true Not rated yet
One day an 11 year old girl, was walking home from our school. She lives near a different school. So as she walked past it, a man in a dark beat up green …

The Picture Not rated yet
Once a girl named Anable was at one of her photo shoots and the lady taking her picture was an older woman. Anable never really liked this woman. One …

My Professor in Sorcery Not rated yet
It's medieval age and the people in the town here at Dardana seem to be very busy, until we heard a noisy sound of drums and trumpets. All the people went …

The Perfect Child Not rated yet
There once was a girl named Jillian. She was seven years old and she has had a great life. But this is a story of how her life came to an end. Jillian …

Hands in the Walls Not rated yet
Momma says there aren't any darn hands in the walls, but they don't grab at her, no sirree! Only when Momma leaves and I'm all alone, that's when they …

Powdered Hands Not rated yet
Two kids named jonathan & jerry where riding there bikes back home from skool but that day they stayed for caps. On there way back it started to get …

The Light Not rated yet
A girl called Abbie lived in a dorm room with her friend Ellie . Abbie wonted to go out to a party that night down the road with her boyfriend but her …

Mary Not rated yet
Mary just got back from school. It had been a long day and she was hoping perhaps when she get home she could lay down and rest. But however things doesn't …

The Unwelcomed Visiter Not rated yet
One stormy night a man staggerd along side the road, he wanted some place to rest until morning his car broke down a couple of miles. Several minutes …

The Floating Body Not rated yet
The rain battered against the windows of Terry's cottage. She lived in a small town called Wooler about 200 years ago when there was only horse drawn carts …

Barbie came BACK! Not rated yet
Jenna, my sister, had trouble with the Life Sized Barbie and gave it to my Aunt Dakota. So one night we all spent the night at Dakota's. We were painting …

A Blue Screen (R.I.P) Not rated yet
One day there were two sisters, Laury and Sandy. They were home alone one Saturday night, talking on the computer to their friends. All of a sudden …

Scream from the Darkness Not rated yet
Swish, swish, swish. I stood up and rubbed my wet hands together. It was midnight. I had been just about to go to bed when I heard a whirring noise. It …

Haunted McDonalds Not rated yet
It was our last day for first term and a few mates and I planned on going to Clifton Hill McDonald's. One of my mates brought a bike but to get there. …

The House that Creeps Not rated yet
There is a little town with a small population of people living in it. The town is a close knit community where everyone gets along and people are pleasant …

The Clown Not rated yet
A mother and her child went to a supermarket one day. The mother had never had any intentions of having a kid, let alone a little girl that she would have …

What happens at Nanas stays at Nanas. Not rated yet
Have you ever heard the phrase what happens at Nanas stays at Nanas but what happend to me didn't! I awoke on one fine holiday morning. Not quite the …

Haunting of Harlands Hospital Not rated yet
Jake walked into the rusty old Harlands Hospital. Paint was chipped off of every metal wall, and rust snarled at you on every corner. The building was …

Melody Not rated yet
There was a girl named Melody that had died in the very spot I was standing on. She had died in 1875 and was only 7 years old. No one knows what happened …

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Rubbish Not rated yet
The girls from class 9B carried on walking. No-one spoke. It was dark. The finger-like branches of the over hanging trees cast eerie shadows along the …

The Sister Not rated yet
There were two sisters named Jennifer and Sara. Sara was the youngest and Jennifer was the oldest. Jennifer had asthma. So she couldn't run a lot or be …

Story of a Famous Girl Not rated yet
"Madison- what have you done with your hair?" "Madison- what's the story of your life?" "Madison- what type of clothes do you wear?" All my …

The Hunt Not rated yet
It wasn't like me to kill an innocent animal. Even though I loved this animal, I killed it. If you just listen, you may hear why. It happened on any …

The Cannibal  Not rated yet
Once there were two friends named Matthew and Nick. They were walking back in the woods one afternoon. They heard a twig snap and turned around frightened. …

Beyond Not rated yet
I stiffened as a chill ran through my spine. I bit my tongue and moved only my eyes, which were darting about the room. Something was in here. Some sort …

Moving to Jordan Not rated yet
"Look, Jordan." I squeezed my hands into his scrawny shoulders. "I'm moving, but I won't be far! I'll just be down the street!" Tears flooded from his …

The Clock Tower Not rated yet
I was running as fast as i could to get inside the nearest building. I couldnt tell who was chasing me but right now it didnt matter. To me all that mattered …

Fight For Life, Fight For Family Not rated yet
My heart was racing. My hands were hurting. I was afraid. It was extremely dark outside and I was locked out of my home. It was hot and windy. My hair …

The Haunted Mansion Not rated yet
There was a family of 7 who lived together in a house. A mom, dad, 2 daughters, and 2 sons. The daughters and sons were 6 at this time. As the kids were …

The Jack-In-The-Box Not rated yet
Once there was a toymaker. His name was Jack. He made puppets, dolls, and teddy bears. One day, Jack decided it was time for a slight change. He was going …

The Beast Of The Woods Not rated yet
There was once a boy named Michael Grone who lived in a cabin in the woods. Michael has lived in the woods his whole life. He was even born in the woods. …

The Abandoned Children and the Wolves Not rated yet
One day in a little town just away from Brisbane, two people lived called Samantha and Peter. They weren’t wealthy people, and lived in a small farm house …

The seven drawers Not rated yet
On one Sunday night it was the first offical week that my friend's grand parents had moved into there new house. In the house there were seven drawers …

Werewolves Not rated yet
One dark night, in the woods, there was a girl, Maddie, and a boy, Aaron. They wanted to go some place where they could be alone. Maddie wanted to go some …

Demons in my head Not rated yet
'll start with my 1st encounter with an actual ghost figure. It was late, about two or three A.M. I woke up and went down the hall for a glass of water. …

A Drop of Johnny's Blood Not rated yet
There was a boy named Johnny and a girl named Sally. They have been going out for 1 year and it was their monthly anniversary. To celebrate, they were …

Hanging 'round with you Not rated yet
Nonchalantly, I was running towards each house gathering candy, or trick-or-treating. Originally, I wanted to go pranking with my big sister Susanne. She …

Mandy Not rated yet
There was a girl called Mandy who lived with her parents and her brother. Mandy was 9 years old and it was soon her 10th bithday. The day before Mandy´s …

The House of Eliza Crane Not rated yet
In the late 1960's Brooklindale was a rural community, right on the Catawba river. The town was well known for its hospitality to oncoming strangers. It …

Good Bye (another) Not rated yet
It was another cold November night and an old woman's husband got called in because of a horrible car accident and they needed assistance. Without even …

Happy Cheering Not rated yet
"Are you going to cheer practice tonight Savannah?" Brandi asked me. "Yes, my mom has to stay at work til 9." I said. Brandi and I met each other at …

Open Season Not rated yet
Bang! Blood sprayed from the deer's head as the bullet made contact. The glassy-eyed buck teetered and then collapsed. "Perfect Shot" Roger congratulated …

Troll in the tree Not rated yet
There was a forest behind my house in a neighbourhood in Missouri. In those woods there was a hollowed out tree with a door on it. And in front of that …

Old chest Not rated yet
A few months ago, my family moved into a new house. We've heard a lot of rumours about our new house...Scary rumours. One night my aunt and uncle were …

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The fog at the riverside Not rated yet
It was a night like any other night, peaceful and quiet until you add the party crashers and crazy traffic. A man was walking home it was along the road …

Mute Not rated yet
"It's going to be OK grandma." I kept repeating to her as she laid in the back of the ambulance crying. As we drove off I just stared at my neighbor Mike's …

The Happy Couple Not rated yet
There was once a beautiful girl and a handsome man who loved each other dearly. One evening, just after they had married, they were driving home in their …

One time and one time only Not rated yet
It was dark and the sky seemed to be gray as I looked it seemed something or some one was out there so I took a look. There was an old lady saying over …

Giant Snake at Camp Fun Not rated yet
Every year my parents say its the greatest camp on earth, and that they have been there a thousand times. Camp Fun, it's so fun. There are no bugs or snakes. …

Moonlight Manor Not rated yet
It was getting dark. John was lost, he regretted taking that shortcut. He was running as fast as he could through the wild forest. Every so often he would …

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