Scary Story #8
The doctors told the amputee he might experience a phantom limb from time to time.
Nobody prepared him for the moments though, when he felt cold fingers brush across his phantom hand.
Scary Story #9
I woke up to hear knocking on glass.
At first, I thought it was the window until I heard it come from the mirror again.
Scary Story #10
She wondered why she was casting two shadows.
Afterall, there was only a single lightbulb.
Scary Story #11
Growing up with cats and dogs, I got used to the sounds of scratching at my door while I slept.
Now that I live alone, it is much more unsettling.
Scary Story #12
In all of the time that I’ve lived alone in this house, I swear to God I’ve closed more doors than I’ve opened.
Scary Story #13
The grinning face stared at me from the darkness beyond my bedroom window.
I live on the 14th floor.
Scary Story #14
I just saw my reflection blink.
Scary Story #15
Working the night shift alone tonight.
There is a face in the cellar staring at the security camera.
Scary Story #16
They delivered the mannequins in bubble wrap.
From the main room I begin to hear popping.
Scary Story #17
You wake up.
Scary Story #18
I awoke to the sound of the baby monitor crackling with a voice comforting my firstborn child.
As I adjusted to a new position, my arm brushed against my wife, sleeping next to me.
Scary Story #19
I always thought my cat had a staring problem – she always seemed fixated on my face.
Until one day, when I realized that she was always looking just behind me.
Scary Story #20
There’s nothing like the laughter of a baby.
Unless it’s 1 a.m. and you’re home alone.
Scary Story #21
“You get home, tired after a long day’s work and ready for a relaxing night alone.
You reach for the light switch, but another hand is already there.”
Scary Story #22
She went upstairs to check on her sleeping toddler.
The window was open and the bed was empty.
Scary Story #23
I never go to sleep.
But I keep waking up.
Scary Story #24
My daughter won’t stop crying and screaming in the middle of the night.
I visit her grave and ask her to stop, but it doesn’t help.
Scary Story #25
“I can’t sleep,” she whispered, crawling into bed with me.
I woke up cold, clutching the dress she was buried in.
Scary Story #26
Feeding a 2-year-old child is surely not an easy job but I still managed to get her tummy full, affirmed by her cute burp.
Now that she was stuffed, I could finally start marinating her for dinner.
Scary Story #27
Don’t be scared of the monsters, just look for them.
Look to your left, to your right, under your bed, behind your dresser, in your closet but never look up, she hates being seen.
Scary Story #28
They celebrated the first successful cryogenic freezing.
He had no way of letting them know he was still conscious.
Scary Story #29
It sat on my shelf, with thoughtless porcelain eyes and the prettiest pink doll dress I could find.
Why did she have to be born still?
Scary Story #30
Internet still not working.