Six-Word Horror Stories

I saw a dark figure walk into my parent’s room so I called my mom’s name thinking it was her. My phone rings instantly and it’s my mom saying nobody is home but she will be back later.

Hallie Acevedo, senior

Everything was bad until it wasn’t and I felt good. Then I woke up and realized it was a dream.

Anonymous, senior

As I was falling asleep I felt my mom stroke my hair. I open my eyes to find nobody there.

Stephanie Medina, senior

Me and my sister race to the room. The room’s light turns on by itself and we race back downstairs.

Fabiola Reyes, senior

It was 3:33 a.m., I woke up to someone humming in my room. I then felt someone stroke my hair. I turned the lights on right away to realize that no one was in the room with me…

Anonymous, senior

I found myself in a cemetery, but I remember falling asleep on my bed.

I woke up in the middle of the night to go to the restroom. When I came back I saw a figure on my bed, and it looked a lot like me.

Elsa Haro, senior

The house down the street…people go in but are never heard from again. What happens inside that house, no one knows.

Anonymous, junior

I heard my mother call me downstairs. She pulls me aside and asked if I heard that.

Froylan Lopes, senior

I was walking home from school one day. I walked by a sewer hole and heard a voice coming from it that said “I am always watching you.”

David Moreno, senior

This lady is so annoying at night. She calls out for her kids but can’t seem to find them.

Axel Najera, senior

The woman saw her husband in the bed sleep with her. Her husband is dead.

Amiya Nunley, senior

My daughter told me how happy it made her that daddy visited her every night. He’s been dead for two years.

Carolyn Starr, senior

I used to sleep with my fan on every night. Now that the power’s out I can hear the screams and heavy breathing from under my floorboard.

Elizabeth Vega, sophomore