Short Stories featuring Lovecraft

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badwriter
badwriter Gold Comma correct my grammatical mistakes :)

Some Lovecraftian Shit

Hi. I wrote some highly inspired nonsense. Accept my apologies.

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verbie
verbie Commabassador Writer and Horror Fanatic

What Lurks Below

Thomas, a teenage boy, can't help himself from searching everywhere to try and find his missing cat, but he finds more than he bargains for. (A short horror story, based on H.P. Lovecraft's Old Ones....

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egeus111
egeus111 I like to read and write weird

Recruitment

I was sitting on my desk, looking at the newspaper of the day. It was only out of habit since I already lost all of my interest in "big world affairs" a long time ago, but it was still a nice way to...

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egeus111
egeus111 I like to read and write weird

Temple in the Desert

It was in the depths of the Sahara Desert where I discovered the horror of reality in its most disturbing shape, but before starting to my story, I want you to listen to me not as another poor soul ro...

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redwoarber
redwoarber Community member

SIGNALS

An amateur radio operator learns that not all messages should be heard in this modern homage to H.P. Lovecraft

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obliviousfellow
obliviousfellow I am a simple man.

The Question

A man losing his grip on reality seeks answers from his king of another world.

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julianvalentini
julianvalentini Author and history teacher.

The Insider

The world is blinding, vast, and so overwhelming, and yet I loved all that this place had to offer, even if all at once I was so lonely. No one joined me here in that wonderful place, with so much opp...

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cuttlefishpoems
cuttlefishpoems Community member

The Captain

Extra points if you get the H.P. Lovecraft reference.

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julianvalentini
julianvalentini Author and history teacher.

The Community: Part I

A thrilling tale of a man in his community. But, not all who enter are welcome.

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liamsd
liamsd Just an amateur writer having fun

A Mess

Inspired by the Lovecraft story Nyarlathotep.

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crushedlavender
crushedlavender Healing a broken heart with words

Contagion

Love. It's soft and sweet and pillowy. But what happens when that same love turns sour? Things can get a bit...grotesque. Try as you might, the contagion will occur. For fans of H.P. Lovecraft.

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normancrane
normancrane Gifted Writer Instagram: thenormancrane

Idyllizer

A Lovecraftian tale of horror told in verse.

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morpheusd
morpheusd True monsters do not hide in the dark

My heart raced at the sight of the man in white hat in the photo of Jacob Adams. A ten years-old kid...

A murder investigation went beyond realms of reality

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g_gentile
g_gentile Community member

Thalassophobia

Demons of Lovecraftian lore, Lurk deep in the oceanic void... Something I wrote for a class and liked a lot. Let me know what you all think. -G Gentile.

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docturner
docturner Community member

The Lure, A Tiny Horrible

Many of us from town had been out on the beach. It was the end of April and the days were warmer, but as soon as the sun fell, the bitter cold and fog returned. We were enjoying the warmth for just a ...

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allevi8ed
allevi8ed Bronze Comma https://ShimmerOfReality.com

the Vile ...

The raw, sexual nature of the Xenomorph parasitic alien can actually be found on Earth. and

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azathothobelisk
azathothobelisk I just like writing random stuff.

The Door Pt. 1

A short Lovecraft horror story I'm working on. It's not complete, and does contain gore, violence, including violence on a minor. Please be warned.

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marcuswoolley
marcuswoolley I have a love for words!

A Lovecraftian Monster

A Lovecraftian monster is a monster that you can describe in the strangest of ways that makes it hard for the reader to imagine such a beast, many words have to contradict themselves, for example, sli...

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bazaardaze
bazaardaze Community member

The Dirt Path: 1

The shift between good and evil in a man’s heart is unknowable. We like to think there is a map to it. A destination, a declaration in the instant it happens. Life rarely telegraphs itself so willingl...

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