r/DarkTales

8,694 subscribers
created in 2013


Because sometimes it's just best to let the demented children inside run free.

https://reddit.com/r/DarkTales
r/shortscarystories
202k subscribers

A writing subreddit for original horror stories in 500 words or less.

https://reddit.com/r/shortscarystories
DarkTales 38.2%
1.3% shortscarystories
r/NoSleepOOC
21k subscribers

Welcome to NosleepOOC. This is an out of character subreddit created for the Nosleep community. Please feel free to discuss any matters related to the Nosleep community, horror, and writing in general.

https://reddit.com/r/NoSleepOOC
DarkTales 14.53%
1.42% NoSleepOOC
r/libraryofshadows
15k subscribers

Welcome to the Library of Shadows. From ghosts to the apocalypse, from zombie-rom-coms to grotesque police files, from monsters to mobsters, we prefer horror but we'll gladly run anything that makes you bite nails and keep turning the page. We display material from authors both new and experienced to help them build their readership and promote their projects and portfolios.

https://reddit.com/r/libraryofshadows
DarkTales 7.62%
5.84% libraryofshadows

For those who wish to get to know other SSS writers, get advice on writing short stories, post general info about SSS, or make announcements! Get to know your fellow SSS writers! Write on!

https://reddit.com/r/ShortScaryStoriesOOC
DarkTales 7.53%
12.3% ShortScaryStoriesOOC
r/creepypasta
125k subscribers

/r/Creepypasta: Because you weren't planning on sleeping anytime soon.

https://reddit.com/r/creepypasta
DarkTales 9.66%
0.51% creepypasta
r/TwoSentenceHorror
25k subscribers

Give us your scariest story in two sentences (or less)!

https://reddit.com/r/TwoSentenceHorror
DarkTales 6.2%
0.8% TwoSentenceHorror
r/ShortSadStories
5k subscribers

For all stories under four paragraphs that are sad

https://reddit.com/r/ShortSadStories
DarkTales 4.16%
4.78% ShortSadStories
r/nosleep
12m subscribers

NoSleep is a place for realistic horror stories.

Everything is true here, even if it's not.

Please thoroughly read our rules and guidelines before posting or commenting.

https://reddit.com/r/nosleep
DarkTales 46.09%
0.14% nosleep
r/LetsNotMeet
347k subscribers

A place to read true stories about people you never want to meet again.

https://reddit.com/r/LetsNotMeet
DarkTales 11.79%
0.16% LetsNotMeet
r/shortscifistories
5k subscribers

Super short sci-fi stories that are thought provoking and entertaining.

https://reddit.com/r/shortscifistories
DarkTales 3.19%
4.84% shortscifistories
r/cryosleep
7k subscribers

The future is true. It's going to happen, even if it doesn't.

Cryosleep is a spin-off sub from /r/nosleep. Here you can post your original sci-fi and post apocalypse stories. It's like /r/nosleep but the constraints of the "believability" rule do not apply here.

https://reddit.com/r/cryosleep
DarkTales 3.1%
5.13% cryosleep
r/nosleepworkshops
2k subscribers
DarkTales 3.1%
4.01% nosleepworkshops
r/shittynosleep
33k subscribers
DarkTales 3.54%
0.41% shittynosleep
r/scaredshitless
NSFW
36k subscribers

A scary subreddit for fictional and real life horror. Enjoy if you dare.

https://reddit.com/r/scaredshitless
DarkTales 3.45%
0.49% scaredshitless
r/nosleepfinder
3k subscribers

This subreddit was created as a venue for all the requests for help in finding stories that were on /r/nosleep. If you need help finding a story you read once, but don't remember the title, post here and we'll do what we can.

https://reddit.com/r/nosleepfinder
DarkTales 2.74%
1.58% nosleepfinder
r/horror
357k subscribers

R/HORROR, colloquially known as Dreadit by our subscribers is the premier horror entertainment community on Reddit. For more than 8 years /R/HORROR has been reddit.com's gateway to the darker side of entertainment.

So if you have a little time to KILL, come on over. We'll get the chainsaw warmed up for you.

https://reddit.com/r/horror
DarkTales 8.86%
0.1% horror
r/Paranormal
192k subscribers

A community to discuss and share personal paranormal experiences, debunked places, evidence, thoughts and theories.

https://reddit.com/r/Paranormal
DarkTales 6.11%
0.09% Paranormal
r/shortstories
20k subscribers

Original short stories or links to other works.

https://reddit.com/r/shortstories
DarkTales 2.48%
0.41% shortstories
r/Thetruthishere
90k subscribers

A database for personal encounters with the unknown. We archive non-fiction stories dealing with spirits, paranormal, strange happenings, and unexplained sightings. Think /r/nosleep without the fiction or creative embellishments. Cross-posting, discussions, and open minded skeptical analysis are always welcomed.

https://reddit.com/r/Thetruthishere
DarkTales 2.74%
0.15% Thetruthishere
r/WritingPrompts
12m subscribers

Writing Prompts. You're a writer and you just want to flex those muscles? You've come to the right place! If you see a prompt you like, simply write a short story based on it. Get comments from others, and leave commentary for other people's works. Let's help each other.

https://reddit.com/r/WritingPrompts
DarkTales 16.31%
0.05% WritingPrompts