Fiction from “The Drabble”: “Sleep on Needles” by Intrudesite

Slattery’s note:  This is not what most would consider “horror” per se, but the ending has such a chilling quality that might bring it into the realm of horror ultra-lite.


By intrudesite She was just a baby when they diagnosed her with acute leukemia. She did not understand all the words, she feared the pricks given countless times and drawing blood to see if cells s…

Source: Sleep on Needles

The Woods of the Forsaken

shnaBy Krishna Menon The echo of a child’s scream rang clear in the woods. The trees huddled together whispering secrets of the horrors that lurked underneath their canopy. Fresh blood dripped fr…

Source: The Woods of the Forsaken