Dark Short Stories

Dark tales of the past, present, and future

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DEVIL'S TOWN

A SHORT STORY: ELDRITCH HORROR & GHOSTLY THRILLER​

 

After a failed practice and a promise to earn a lot of money, Doctor Harvey Hardy sets sail to Venice Harbor, which is now known as "Devil's Town." Upon arriving on the island, he discovers that the natives on the island have the same deformities, then strange things begin to happen. Furniture starts appearing where there was none, he sees his deceased daughter through the mirrors, and then he starts to discover the dark secrets that the island holds. Will he survive this unending nightmare? What secrets will he find out, ones that will jeopardize his life forever?​

 

A quick note to readers,*The story contains sensitive topics that include death, some swearing, and creepy/ scary imagery.*

 

 COMING SOON TO THE DARK VENICE ANTHOLOGY (Darkstroke Books, Later 2022) 

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