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WIND IN THE ROSE-BUSH CARMILLA METZENGERSTEIN KING IN YELLOW

When she came back, her eyes seemed to protrude

Sometimes the beautiful girl; sometimes the writhing fiend in the ruined church

Will the Baron honor our festivals with his presence?

Have you found the Yellow Sign?

Titles Authors Notes
Afterward
Edith Wharton She felt the walls of the room rush toward her
Assignation
Edgar Allan Poe A double date with the Reaper
Beckoning Fair One
Oliver Onions A really bad case of writer's block
Black Cat
Edgar Allan Poe Puff's revenge!
Black Monk
Anton Chekhov The learned say that genius is allied to madness
Boats of the "Glen Carrig"
William Hope Hodgson The night crept down upon the world
Carmilla
J. Sheridan LeFanu Sometimes the beautiful girl; sometimes the writhing fiend in the ruined church
Cask of Amontillado
Edgar Allan Poe A fatal weakness for a good glass of wine
Derelict
William Hope Hodgson Life is no more a mystery than fire or electricity
Diamond Lens
Fitz-James O'Brien They say now that I am mad; but they are mistaken
Dracula
Bram Stoker Face it -- Bram Stoker wrote the book on vampires
Facts in the Case of M. Valdemar
Edgar Allan Poe All in the room were prepared to see the patient awaken
Fall Of The House Of Usher
Edgar Allan Poe A tender tale of sibling affection
Great God Pan
Arthur Machen Human flesh become the veil of a horror one dare not express
Green Tea
J. Sheridan LeFanu In total dark it is visible as in daylight
Horla
Guy de Maupassant He had touched the limits of his existence
House On The Borderland
William Hope Hodgson Lift the Curtains of the Impossible and look out into the unknown
Interlopers
Saki The two enemies stood glaring at one another
Island of Dr. Moreau
H.G. Wells Are we not Men?
King in Yellow
Robert W. Chambers Have you found the Yellow Sign?
Legend of Sleepy Hollow
Washington Irving He beheld something huge, misshapen, black and towering
Ligeia
Edgar Allan Poe Had she then grown taller since her malady?
Luella Miller
Mary Wilkins Freeman She got by with a little help from her friends
Man that Was Used Up
Edgar Allan Poe A tale of the late Bugaboo and Kickapoo Campaign
Man Whom the Trees Loved
Algernon Blackwood The Forest came up boldly and pressed against the very walls and windows
Markheim
Robert Louis Stevenson Downward, downward, lies your way
Masque Of The Red Death
Edgar Allan Poe A most unwelcome guest
Metzengerstein
Edgar Allan Poe Will the Baron honor our festivals with his presence?
Monkey's Paw
W.W. Jacobs If he could only find the paw before the thing outside got in
Moonlit Road
Ambrose Bierce He saw me--at last, at last, he saw me!
Moxon's Master
Ambrose Bierce There is no such thing as dead, inert matter
MS. Found in a Bottle
Edgar Allan Poe I beheld a spectacle which froze the current of my blood
Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym
Edgar Allan Poe Enter upon a region of novelty and wonder.
Oh, Whistle, and I'll Come to You, My Lad
M. R. James In the distance a bobbing black object appeared
Picture of Dorian Gray
Oscar Wilde This picture was worth a thousand years
Pit And The Pendulum
Edgar Allan Poe Unholy Toledo
Red Hand
Arthur Machen "Put it away, man; hide it, for Heaven's sake, hide it!"
Return
Walter de la Mare Stranger, a moment, pause and stay
Sand
Algernon Blackwood Old Egypt herself stooped down from her uncovered throne
Sredni Vashtar
Saki His thoughts were red thoughts and his teeth were white
Tale of the Ragged Mountains
Edgar Allan Poe We are near waking when we dream that we dream
Tell-Tale Heart
Edgar Allan Poe How guilt sharpens the hearing
Tell-Tale Heart
Edgar Allan Poe How guilt sharpens the hearing
Turn of the Screw
Henry James On Christmas Eve in an old house, a strange tale
Voice in the Night
William Hope Hodgson It was swaying uneasily, as though it possessed life of its own
Warning to the Curious
M. R. James He has some power over your eyes.
Well
W.W. Jacobs It's a lovely morning for a dip.
Wendigo
Algernon Blackwood These were not the tracks of a moose at all!
William Wilson
Edgar Allan Poe Men usually grow base by degrees
Willows
Algernon Blackwood The elements are always the true immortals
Wind in the Rose-Bush
Mary Wilkins Freeman When she came back, her eyes seemed to protrude
Yellow Wallpaper
Charlotte Perkins Gilman Now, why should that man have fainted?
Young Goodman Brown
Nathaniel Hawthorne There is no good on earth; and sin is but a name

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