Gothic stories, books, poems, and more

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The Booksie Classic House

A missing girl causes a male friend to go to her house and see such a shocking sight. Read More

Tags: horror, scary, gothic, misc

On the outlying parts of a town at peace, savage forces of a grim curse lure deadly traps for the lost, through a vast forest of unknown where many have entered but no one has returned. The brightest hope of the local townspeople against this ominous evil is a young… Read More

Book / Horror

February 11, 2019

Reads: 202

Comments: 9

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

The Lighthouse is a 5 chapter short story, told in the first person. And written in a Gothic horror style. 1861: A Historian journeying back from the Orkneys is shipwrecked on a small Isle in the North Atlantic off the Northern shores of Scotland. He comes upon a Lighthouse and… Read More

Book / Horror

January 18, 2019

Reads: 361

Comments: 18

Shelves: 4

The Booksie Classic House

Ten years after being adopted by a gracious couple, Alice the younger sister of Evelyn still suffers from the rueful memories of a terrible incident. As they get closer to Alice's 17th birthday, her sister decides to run a memorable celebration by calling out their friends from the orphanage who… Read More

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Comments: 68

Shelves: 17

The The Imaginarium House

New York, 1969. Carolyn Bernard is a girl who loses her parents in a car accident the previous year. When she is taken to a hospital, she meets several girls who are disturbed. Read More
Erica Moore is a teenager in Tennessee. When she meets Tracey Lowe, a vampire, her life changes forever. Read More

Book / Fantasy

November 11, 2018

Reads: 4981

Comments: 116

Shelves: 7

The Booksie Classic House

We know that Roses are red; that Snow falls when it’s cold; that Blade is called upon a sharp edge of steel; that snake bites out of instincts not grudge; that Ashes are the offspring of fire and anything it makes pair with in a burning affair. But here, Roses… Read More

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Comments: 14

Shelves: 2

The The Imaginarium House

This is the second instalment of the 'Jane Scare' short story trilogy. You can still read the first 'Jane Scare', by simply going to the link http://wuriya.com/530951-jane-scare Read More
In Victorian London, hidden amidst the cloying fog of the city, two old friends share an evening together Read More
created life by madness , born by madness, and died in madness Read More

Tags: love, death, gothic

Poem / Romance

August 28, 2018

Reads: 360

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Book / Fantasy

August 25, 2018

Reads: 5195

Comments: 47

Shelves: 2

The The Imaginarium House

Just suppose Queen Victoria abdicated? Just suppose her only child, a daughter also named Victoria, came to the British throne. Would she settle into the task? Would she have to resign from the British Secret Service? That's right Queen Victoria the Second works for British Intelligence as a spy… Read More
A short Gothic story, encompassing the supernatural and unrequited love. Read More

Poem / Other

August 04, 2018

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Comments: 11

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

A poem written in collaboration with Booksie writer Jeff Bezaire. Check out his other posts at http://wuriya.com/users/jeff-bezaire-151191 Read More

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Comments: 8

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The Booksie Classic House

Latest promo for 'Beyond Falcon's Reach: http://youtu.be/yK5nDhhV0G8 Beyond Falcon's Reach is set for August 2018 by speculative fiction publishers: Nuff Said. Check out author's AUDIO NARRATION of Prologue on Soundcloud: http://soundcloud.com/user-431936225/beyond-falcons-reach-prologue-audio With the ancient blood-pact between landfolk and mountain-people at a… Read More

Poem / Horror

July 01, 2018

Reads: 97

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

*currently a work in progress "As Dreams Lament Daylights Inertia" is a collection of meloncholic and slightly hopeful poetry written by Kadesh Vega during the years of 2017-2018 Read More
Gabriel & Grace have been best friends ever since childhood & that is all they thought they wanted. But it's almost Halloween, the night of the costume party, where anything can happen & just might. They have seen several people fall in & out of love so many times.… Read More
Poems, sweet and sour. Read More

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Comments: 3

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The Booksie Classic House

Clack! Clack! Clack! The pick strikes time after time, rendering stone to rubble. Annette paces the floorboards nervously, as her husband works through day and night, deep in the cellar below. This house in the country was to be their adventure together, but what Malcolm has found in the… Read More
a 17-year-old Boy Must Rescue His own Mother from the clutches of an evil Phantom. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

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The Booksie Classic House

A man wasting away is approached by a beguiling lady in black. Read More

Book / Horror

December 05, 2017

Reads: 558

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Jane Scare, her house is up for sale, abandon all hope who enter Read More
The grand final version will be finished soon. Read More
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