Short Suspense Stories

A scary story with suspense keeps the reader anxious and on the edge till the end. The events of such stories eventually build up to a big dramatic end with the revelation of the big suspense. The two possible emotional outcomes in the reader can be despair or sorrow. But fear and terror must be maintained while building up the suspense. One of the best known authors is Stephen King, who is famous for writing nail-biting suspense horror novels.




The Forgetful Curse Part 2: No Cherry on Top
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A couple of hours had passed and Lisa was finally coming to. She looked up to see Karl’s face. Karl smiled when he noticed Lisa. “Lisa,” Karl said excited, “Thank God you are ok!” Lisa’s head hurt as she tried …

The Sniper
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Jim Flint a retired Navy Seal Sniper grabbed the mail from his mail box and tucking it under his arm unlocked his front door and stepped into his cold cabin. The woodstove had gone out and he had to get …

The Birthday Surprise: Preface
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It’s your birthday, you’re alone at home and you receive a package from UPS. You place the box on your table and open it wondering what is inside. When you open the box you find the following items: 1) A …

Partisans
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Sarge It’s the 12th of December 1944. Our group has been shot down, and out of 72 there’s only 4 left. Me, Ace, Dean, and Bill escaped from the Nazi groups in our base. We had to leave our food …