Horror stories · Mental health feelings

A Mothering Nightmare

A Mothering Nightmare A soft scraping sound. A footstep shatters the peace. The bedroom door creaks open slowly. Out of the gloom a monster lurches. Hunched over and groaning. “Muuuum, I don’t feel so…” The stomach contents of the beast is promptly evacuated all over the carpet.   Meanwhile   A 30 year old man…… Continue reading A Mothering Nightmare

creative writing · Flash Fiction · Horror stories

The happiest day of her life

It was the happiest day of her life, the most thrilling by far. Her face hurt from smiling so much, her heart felt like it was pounding out of her chest. Of course, all those fantasies, the daydreams of her wedding day, never featured murder but what else was a girl to do? She had…… Continue reading The happiest day of her life

creative writing · Horror stories · Mental health feelings

The Good Life part 4- Find a place to call home

Read part three here first!! Find a place to call home The happiness didn’t last long, as soon as her mother woke her hours later, she was back to being scared, nervous, depressed. Did anyone see her last night? Was she going to be reported? How was she going to carry on living like she…… Continue reading The Good Life part 4- Find a place to call home

creative writing · Flash Fiction · Horror stories

Extremely short flash fiction: Clementine.

Time seemed to stand still here, seconds stretched out for eternity. The still, frigid air, pressed against her, pressing the air from her lungs. Despite the gloom, it was peaceful, calm. Ever since she was a little girl, Clementine had always been drawn here, to this spot, it was almost as if she knew somewhere…… Continue reading Extremely short flash fiction: Clementine.

creative writing · Horror stories

The Good Life Part two: Find Yourself

In a world where unhappiness is forbidden by law, a young girl struggles to find a way to cope with her crippling depression and anxiety, fearing she is the only one in the world who feels this way…  Read part one here first! Find Yourself Joy’s elder sister, Merry came over just has they were…… Continue reading The Good Life Part two: Find Yourself

creative writing · Horror stories

The Good Life Part one: Find Happiness

In a world where unhappiness is forbidden by law, a young girl struggles to find a way to cope with her crippling depression and anxiety, fearing she is the only one in the world who feels this way…  Prologue After the last great war, life in what was once, one of the most powerful countries…… Continue reading The Good Life Part one: Find Happiness

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The Demon inside- 22/08/17

Read part three here first! The Demon inside 22/08/17  Dave, This is probably going to be the last letter I will be able to write to you for a while, I heard the nurses talking last night after they thought I was asleep, they’re transferring me soon to somewhere with higher security. They still haven’t…… Continue reading The Demon inside- 22/08/17