thoughts

Last Encounter

August 14, 2017 // 11 Comments

  Cold obsidian night. Your pupils are enlarged. Are you all right? Our paths today have matched. I will be sweet for you. I will be bitter, my dear. You will experience something new. You will feel fear very clear… Red blood will drip on the grass. You will moan, you will gasp. I will be [Click Here & Be Scared!]

SMM 2017 Halloween Writing Contest

August 7, 2017 // 15 Comments

  Put down your stake and pick up a pen—the SMM 2017 Halloween Writing contest is now open for submissions. You’re a 1000-year-old ghoul, and you know how to scare the hell out of people, so dip a raven’s quill inside your bloodwell. Write a horror story or scary poem: prove to [Click Here & Be Scared!]

Dominion

August 2, 2017 // 20 Comments

    Find meat stuck in teeth of glaze-eyed Beasts, Of prey from some dangerless lands, Pluck out what was left from unprincipled feasts, And show them the fibrous strands. Upon seeing these, it’d cause no unease, Save for those with the conscience of rams, To dismantlers by degrees, as [Click Here & Be Scared!]

Cassandra’s Ashes

July 26, 2017 // 31 Comments

  The sorcerer took one final look at the ingredients in the black pot in front of him. He only doubted himself for a moment before turning to stare at the corpse of his lover lying naked on the sofa behind him. His main specialty was necromancy. It was a gift he had never felt the need or [Click Here & Be Scared!]

Betrayal

July 24, 2017 // 35 Comments

  I returned home in darkness My long journey behind me Home at last Cold and dusty from the road I found my home dark Void of the love I longed for A cold welcome upon early arrival Yet a light burned in my loves window Silently I ascended To the abode of my darling Reveling in our meeting Our [Click Here & Be Scared!]

Clown With A Frown

July 19, 2017 // 10 Comments

Take your flashlight and illuminate the phantasmal thoughts. ‘You Choose the Horror!!!’ puts the cleaver in your hands: invent horrific concepts, stitch together an improbable atmosphere, share malformed ideas—are you ready to explore the limitless dark? A zombie clown crawled from [Click Here & Be Scared!]

Ivor Steven: This Lost Shadow

July 17, 2017 // 13 Comments

  I’m writing this song for my body, and for my soul. I’m singing this song, about my return from the cold. Why am I so tired, is sixty so old. Why am I so sore, have I been far too bold. I’m so physically worn and so mentally torn. I’m so worried about my every waking [Click Here & Be Scared!]

Haiku Event: Devil Robot

July 14, 2017 // 23 Comments

Before we start our new event, congratulations to !!! Ivor: Plumber/Poet !!!  He won Carrie’s Jason Mask Sculpture. Flip the switch and fire up your electrical brain. Wait. hold on. You gotta give the wires time to warm up first, or there’s a high risk of blowing a fuse, and no one [Click Here & Be Scared!]