Child’s Play

It was thundering and raining hard outside my bedroom window while both my dads were out on one of their date nights. My older brothers, Hector and Curtis, were suppose to be looking after me, but they went down the street to some big party instead. They insisted they...

Newly Abandoned

Have you ever seen one of those old abandoned houses or buildings that always seem to litter the town? You know the ones. The old withering structures that haven’t been touched in years, but are somehow still standing? The ones that always have rumors of ghosts or...

Cryptid Horror Short Stories- Mothman

A large green jeep sped noisily down the West Virginian road. A group of eager college students chatted casually as the lights of the vehicle lit up the surrounding corn fields. “I’m just saying, I’m not too thrilled to be in West Virginia.” Dean complained from the...

Project Phantom

Project Phantom The following is a written account of voice-recorded laboratory notes recovered from The Greenbrier Bunker military installation, located in rural West Virginia. May 1st 1969 This is Dr. Bill Brookes. These recordings are meant for the advancement of...

A Musical Unraveling

All of you must have read the story of the “Pied Piper”. If you haven’t, then I suggest you do. If you don’t want to, here’s a brief summary: Well, the Pied Piper originates from the town Hamelin, in Europe. When Hamelin was attacked by plague, a...

How Does the Story End?

The three of us sit together outside my backyard, beer bottles spread all around our little triangle. Crumbled-up wrappers of our favorite Dominican sandwich joint accompany those same Coronas. I personally prefer Modelo, but all Santiago brought us were some...

Temple of Whispers

My native place is Ramapayanur, a small village in Erode district, India. But I currently live in Chennai, my grandparents still live there. My father migrated to Chennai long back but my grandparents stayed in the village. They had nice house and also owned lot of...