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 Hunched Monkey: A Zombiefest Beginning
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On a warm cloudless summer day in the month of June just about three in the afternoon, a private jet was on its final descent into the Williamsburg-Jamestown airport in Virginia. Besides the pilot and co-pilot, on board were Dr. …

Life Of A Dreamer
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Mr. Zingo please go ahead it is your turn , the psychiatrist assistant told me. While am walking in i heard this deep calm voice welcoming me at the door ” Hello Zingo please have a seat how are you …

The Joyride
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Junior was in the middle of telling Floyd all about how he’d slapped his girlfriend Bobbie across the face for mouthing off to him when he first saw it. It truly was a thing of beauty and he was so …

Last Call
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Staring into the bottom of his glass Cary Odd watches as the three ice cubes begin to melt into the sliver of Whiskey that is setting in the bottom. With one fluid motion, Cary closes his eyes, opened his mouth …

The Stamp
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Nothing stood out about Giles Biggs, nothing at all; his shoes had laces and his shirts had long sleeves, he was dull. That day, however, he made his way with some difficulty into a shoe shop. He went to the …