Horror

The Real Monsters

Frankenstein was only a monster because that's what people made him out to be. He was actually a kind and gentle soul but that was what everybody...
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Via Bank or Via Charing Cross

I am writing a ghost story a month in 2022. This is September's

I Just Can't Get Him Out Of My Head.

It has been a few days now since he died, and yet I still can’t get him out of my head. Around the world thousands die each day in various, ways be...
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Anorak

Joel rapidly corrects the car into the left-hand lane and shifts gear to placate the whining, over-revved engine. Eyes wide open, wider still, hands...

Cosmology and Codswallop

Being a writer of whimsical trivia, I don't have to worry too much about rigorous scientific methodology. That's the thing which has solved all our...
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Story of the week
Pick of the Month

Sea Mist

I am trying to write a ghost story every month. This one is about sailing.
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Annie Dean: Order and Blood

Chapter 1 Hauntings The weather had been unusually warm since the clocks jumped forward in mid-March. The air was thick, with an unrelenting heat...
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Daytime Ghost

My wife took this photo the other day... It was a trick of the light... Wasn't it?
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