The Siren

You ever wonder why there are more stories in folklore about mermaids than mermen? It’s because there is no such thing as mermen. Mermaids, however, do exist, just not in…

Nightmare Realm

Eden unclasped the brooch behind her neck loosening her dress as she massaged her neck. She lifted up the newspaper on her dresser, October 29, 1886, President Cleveland Dedicates Lady…

The Waiting Room

The nurse popped open the door and called out my name, “Jaime?” I stood up from my seat and everyone else in the waiting room glanced up at me. I…

Mixed Messages

Adam pulled up his jeans as he waddled to the bathroom to brush his teeth. He squeezed the tube onto his toothbrush, looked at himself in the mirror, and started…

Sweet Tooth

Ethan wandered around the kids section, running his fingers along the spines of the colorful books slotted in the bookshelf. Ethan was completely uninterested in the kids books, and disappointed…

Little Red

You see, the fairy tale Little Red Riding Hood is told as a kid-friendly scary story. It’s often told that a big wolf gobbled up the grandmother, and then either…

Superstition

Kicking up dust with every step he took, and the floorboards creaking under his feet, Edmund knew this was going to be the easiest ten bucks he was ever going…