r/libraryofshadows

25k 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/
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r/DarkTales
11k  subs
Because sometimes it's just best to let the demented children inside run free.
https://reddit.com/r/DarkTales/
r/NoSleepOOC
44k  subs
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/
A writing subreddit for original horror stories in 500 words or less.
https://reddit.com/r/shortscarystories/
r/nosleep
13m  subs
Nosleep is a subreddit for realistic horror stories. Everything is true here, even if it's not.
https://reddit.com/r/nosleep/
r/creepypasta
259k  subs
/r/Creepypasta: Because you weren't planning on sleeping anytime soon.
https://reddit.com/r/creepypasta/
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/
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/
r/LetsNotMeet
588k  subs
A place to read true stories about people you never want to meet again.
https://reddit.com/r/LetsNotMeet/
r/cryosleep
9k  subs
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/
r/SLEEPSPELL
2k  subs
SLEEPSPELL is a subreddit dedicated to original pieces of fantasy-related fiction. All fantasy subgenres are welcome! We pride ourselves on being a spin-off of the popular /r/NoSleep and /r/cryosleep subreddits, but suspension of disbelief is not necessary here. Instead, we ask that you simply be supportive of any and all submissions and upvote those that you thoroughly enjoy to help others find them!
https://reddit.com/r/SLEEPSPELL/
r/NoSleepTeams
671  subs
So, who likes building teams? Who likes being picked last? Who cares. The idea is simple: The beginning of each month we hold a draft with randomly selected captains. Each team of writers has the rest of the month to develop a story, each member creating two or three paragraphs.
https://reddit.com/r/NoSleepTeams/
r/writing
877k  subs
Discussions about the writing craft.
https://reddit.com/r/writing/
r/horror
1m  subs
R/HORROR, known as Dreadit by our subscribers is the premier horror entertainment community on Reddit. For more than a decade /R/HORROR has been reddit.com's gateway to all things Horror: from movies & TV, to books & games.
https://reddit.com/r/horror/
r/Paranormal
398k  subs
A community to discuss and share TRUE personal paranormal experiences, debunked places, evidence, thoughts and theories. *Fictional submissions will be removed.
https://reddit.com/r/Paranormal/
This is for scary stories with wholesome endings. 'conducive to or suggestive of good health and physical well-being.' Stories that can be scary but have a nice twist to it. The nice twist can still be scary!
https://reddit.com/r/Wholesomenosleep/
r/Thetruthishere
168k  subs
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/
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/
This is The Signal, a place for readers to find well written short horror fiction, and for writers of said fiction to have their work seen. The Signal is also a place for aspiring authors to submit their work for the upcoming podcast of the same name. We allow all subjects and styles of horror here, including sci-fi, comedy, fantasy, and everything else. As long as they are well written and exist within the horror genre, feel free to post them here!
https://reddit.com/r/SignalHorrorFiction/
r/NosleepAudio
12k  subs
For the dark hours when you dare not close your eyes. Tales of horror to frighten and disturb. Join us as the sleepless hours tick past. Brace yourself… for The NoSleep Podcast. A multi-award winning anthology series of original horror stories, The NoSleep Podcast features a cast of talented voice actors, rich atmospheric music and sound effects to enhance the frightening tales.
https://reddit.com/r/NosleepAudio/
NoSleepInterviews is a passion project for all involved, designed to help us learn more about our peers in the /r/NoSleep, /r/NoSleepAudio, and /r/NoSleepOOC communities. Our goal is solely to generate and foster interaction and rapport between authors, readers, narrators, and moderators. Working in conjunction with NoSleepOOC, we poll for what NoSleep authors and narrators should be interviewed and what should be asked of them, then post the finalized interviews here!
https://reddit.com/r/NoSleepInterviews/
"Eye-witness event(s) that cannot be explained with critical thinking." **Please read forum rules before posting**
https://reddit.com/r/Glitch_in_the_Matrix/
Give us your scariest story in two sentences (or less)!
https://reddit.com/r/TwoSentenceHorror/
r/scaredshitless
NSFW
49k  subs
A scary subreddit for fictional and real life horror. Enjoy if you dare.
https://reddit.com/r/scaredshitless/
r/shortstories
33k  subs
Original short stories or links to other works.
https://reddit.com/r/shortstories/
r/Lovecraft
118k  subs
Dedicated to the works of H.P. Lovecraft, this is your stop for all of his outstanding works and weird fiction in general!
https://reddit.com/r/Lovecraft/