TABLE OF CONTENTS

Every dreadful thing we’ve ever published.

Nathaniel Whelan May 13, 2021

Strap Your Bones Right to the Seat

Mason Reed has never taken the bus to school, but after his family moves, he is left with no choice. But what should have been a pleasant experience according to his bedtime stories, turns out to be a menacing challenge beyond anything he could have anticipated.

Edith Lockwood May 11, 2021

The Silent Miscarriage

After being told she’s experiencing a miscarriage, a shocked woman is whisked away to the operating room to have the tissue removed. During the procedure, it becomes clear the doctor’s intentions are self-serving, and the truth about her baby is far stranger than she could have imagined.

Justin Dill May 5, 2021

Cousin Benny

Narrated in the style of Room by Emma Donoghue, a young boy grows increasingly frustrated when his cousin, who suffers from a mysterious illness, moves into his attic.

Cody-Mower May 4, 2021

Satan’s Ridge

In this true story, Cody and his best friend Kyle spend their final summer before adulthood finding the secret shame of their tiny town in rural Maine—Satan’s Ridge, a haunted site purposely removed from the map. Sometimes forbidden places are forbidden for a reason.

Louis Evans May 2, 2021

GoGood

“GoGood” is a new app designed to support Effective Altruism-style donations. But its user logs paint a darker picture of a growing plague.

Jeff Ronan April 29, 2021

The Forever Friends

The Forever Friends is five-year-old Billy’s favorite show. He couldn’t imagine life without Lucy Goosey, Golly-Gee, the twins Tuck & Tick, and their leader, Hambone. If he’s lucky, he won’t have to imagine.