Tag: #AmWriting

The Dusty Documents

January 1st 1939 This is the journal of professor Edward T. Scott. Today I rifled through my late colleague’s office looking for unfinished works when I stumbled upon a box of dust covered files. They were not his, which I found very odd. They were labeled “Top Secret. […]

The Sunken Place

Deep in the pit of nowhere Falling Slowly descending deep within myself Reaching for air Nothing to hold onto A place of Deep Dark Sorrow Then something strange occurs My body moves But I am not the one at the wheel And yet it moves As if driven […]

Sleepless Nights

A heartbeat It begins low and unnoticed Then quickens A room Enveloped in shadow Where you think you are alone Where you think you are safe Safe inside your own head Safe in a dream Safe in your bed Far away from reality But in the dark When […]

A Springboard For Inspired Horror Story Writing

Hello you lovely reader of the dark, today we have a guest post from author Dean Klein talking about gaining inspiration for writing his novels. And without futher ado- here’s Dean ◊♦◊ ◊♦◊ ◊♦◊ ◊♦◊ ◊♦◊ ◊♦◊ ◊♦◊ ◊♦◊ ◊♦◊ ◊♦◊ Many authors are certainly inspired by the works of other authors, current or deceased. In that regard, […]


He is still alive Still here on this earth But it doesn’t feel like it Even though he still breaths Still gets up every morning Goes to work And goes to bed He somehow feels like a ghost to me A shadow passing by Every time I see […]

the goat man

The goat man travels In the shadows of our broken lives In the places we dare not look The goat man travels While we sleep he feeds on our nightmares Our dreams Our Desires The goat man travels When we are alone When we feel no one is […]

Red Riding Hood

She laid there bleeding out on the freshly fallen snow. Her cape was becoming a darker shade of crimson from her many puncture holes she adorned on her rib cage. Her eyes were fading from a vibrant blue to a more milky color. She reached in her basket […]