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  1. GFD 12: Blood Ties 12. Gone From Daylight Gone From Daylight

    By Comicality, in Fiction. 12/20/2010 (Updated: 11/29/2022)

    Genres: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller/Suspense, Paranormal
    Sub-genres: Suspense, Horror - Modern, Urban Fantasy, Vampires
    • teen
    • vampire
    • gay
    • under 18
    • suspense
    • dark
    • philosophy

    It's been said that suffering builds character. And there are few that know suffering better than young Justin. Only 14 years old, he has found an easy way out. A suicidal tendency that he is hoping will bring an end to his misery. But when he meets a mysterious boy at the end of Navy Pier one dark evening...he is given an alternative. One that will give him purpose, and set in motion the events that will lead to his ultimate destiny....in a world not like our own.

    • 60 Chapters
    • 301,407 Words
    • 291,778 Views
    • 333 Comments
    • Mature
    • Temporary Hold
  2. Savage Moon 06 - The New Breed 6. Savage Moon

    By Comicality, in Fiction. 12/23/2010 (Updated: 11/17/2022)

    Genres: Horror, Paranormal
    Sub-genres: Horror - Modern, Werewolves
    • violent

    Young Wesley has spent his life trying to be a decent boy. Always holding back, always trying to make the right decision. But when a young group of delinquents step into his life, they begin to free him from what he knew as being right and wrong. However, these other teens are a lot more than what they seem. Beware the full moon, the new moon, and every dark hour in between!

    • 42 Chapters
    • 210,558 Words
    • 153,520 Views
    • 132 Comments
    • Mature
    • Temporary Hold
  3. IMMORTAL

    By vanalas, in Fiction. 11/16/2022 (Updated: 11/16/2022)

    Genres: Fantasy, Action/Adventure, General Fiction, Horror, Romance
    Sub-genres: Adventure, Drama, General Fantasy, Horror - Modern, General Romance, Romantic Fantasy, Action Fiction, High/Epic Fantasy
    • magic
    • sorcery
    • witchcraft
    • gay
    • anal
    • modern
    • love
    • immortal

    Aidan is living a fairytale life with his husband, Luis and his son Jacob, ruling by the side of the man that he loves to death. With the threat that almost destroyed their kingdom and love now eliminated, their love blossoms and grows stronger each day. But unknown to them, there's a dark prophecy about to be fulfilled that will shake the very foundation of the kingdom, awakening powers that have been lying dormant for centuries- the same powers that will inevitably tear them apart.

    Is Aidan strong enough to defeat the new threat while fighting for love or will their love be destroyed, forever?

    • 2 Chapters
    • 6,472 Words
    • 527 Views
    • 0 Comments
    • Mature
    • In Process
  4. Walking Through Dark Places

    By W_L, in Fiction. 11/01/2022 (Updated: 11/01/2022)

    Genres: Horror, Paranormal
    Sub-genres: Horror - Modern, Psychological, Paranormal Mystery
    • adult
    • gay
    • suburban
    • dark
    • death-defying
    • ghosts
    • halloween
    • politics

    A short story about a man denying things in his life, including the most important truth of all.

    • 1 Chapters
    • 1,891 Words
    • 348 Views
    • 3 Comments
    • Everyone
    • Complete
  5. In a Stupor

    By Bill W, in Fiction. 10/06/2022 (Updated: 10/06/2022)

    Genres: Horror, Paranormal
    Sub-genres: Horror - Modern, Paranormal Mystery
    • teen
    • north america
    • dark
    • modern
    • ghosts
    • friendship
    • halloween
    • high school

    Cooper Trottier and Caleb Ballinger are best friends and they just graduated from high school. Following the ceremony they attend several parties, ending up at the home of Ryder Squires. Maybe it was one party they should have skipped.

    • 1 Chapters
    • 5,330 Words
    • 971 Views
    • 14 Comments
    • Everyone
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  6. The Seducer: A Gone From Daylight Inspired Story

    By MrM, in Gone From Daylight. 10/31/2020 (Updated: 09/23/2022)

    Genres: Horror
    Sub-genres: Horror - Modern
    • young adult
    • vampire
    • gay
    • college
    • first time
    • dark
    • 20th century
    • halloween

    The year is Nineteen Hundred and Eighty-Nine and one William Harker is on the brink of starting the rest of his life.

    Little does young William Harker know that his whole future has been a manipulation by powers he cannot possibly comprehend! From the time of his birth to now in his flowering manhood, he has been watched over by one of the great powers of this world! A power secret, ancient, hidden, and often feared.

    • 22 Chapters
    • 39,472 Words
    • 17,477 Views
    • 35 Comments
    • Mature
    • Temporary Hold
  7. Shh!

    By BlueBabe85, in Fiction. 05/04/2022 (Updated: 05/04/2022)

    Genres: Horror
    Sub-genres: Horror - Modern
    • young adult
    • demons
    • adult
    • gay
    • university
    • dark

    Miles Standifer is due to graduate in less than 24 hours. He stops by the campus library shortly before closing to return a book he borrowed months ago. While there he sees the professor he's been crushing on since sophomore year. He works up the nerve to finally approach him, but when he goes to open his mouth, he cannot speak. Neither can the professor. No one inside the library can speak. When Miles goes to leave, he finds all of the doors locked. Oh, and there's a dead body in one of the study rooms. And the promise of more death before the end of the night.

    • 1 Chapters
    • 2,440 Words
    • 1,307 Views
    • 2 Comments
    • Mature
    • Temporary Hold
  8. GFD: Dead Language Gone From Daylight

    By Comicality, in Fiction. 04/19/2019 (Updated: 02/03/2022)

    Genres: Horror, Paranormal
    Sub-genres: Horror - Modern, Vampires
    • teen
    • vampire
    • gay
    • north america
    • no sex
    • suspense
    • dark
    • modern

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    A vampire teacher with advanced knowledge of the vampire scriptures and what their significance is in darkness is suddenly partnered up with a young newblood who has an extra that allows him to decode ancient texts at will. However...when the Elders find out about this ability, they target the boy for execution! What are they hiding? And can the teacher help him figure out the hidden message before the Elders find them and eliminate the threat?

    • 4 Chapters
    • 18,021 Words
    • 7,396 Views
    • 11 Comments
    • Teen
    • Long-Term Hold
  9. Black Fox: The Vessel 3. Black Fox

    By Arch Hunter, in Fiction. 11/23/2021 (Updated: 12/22/2021)

    Genres: General Fiction, Horror, Paranormal
    Sub-genres: Drama, Horror - Modern, Romantic Paranormal, Coming of Age, Paranormal Mystery, Shifters
    • teen
    • were-creatures
    • gay
    • under 18
    • vacation
    • first time
    • violent
    • psychology

    Boys, pumas, wolves, foxes and whatnot. Owen has been struggling to find peace and happiness ever since the accident. Is there anything - or anyone - that can help him get back on his feet?

    • 9 Chapters
    • 37,192 Words
    • 11,509 Views
    • 90 Comments
    • Mature
    • Complete
  10. Lottery

    By Mawgrim, in 2021 - Fall - Potluck. 11/18/2021 (Updated: 11/18/2021)

    Genres: Horror, Romance
    Sub-genres: Horror - Modern, General Romance
    • mature adult
    • adult
    • europe
    • suspense
    • modern

    Nat lost touch with former friend and lover Grant after they finished university. He knows from Facebook that Grant inherited a farm in the country and married the 'Lord of the Manor'. So why has he received an invitation to a mysterious local event in aid of the recent flooding? Could there be trouble in paradise?

    • 1 Chapters
    • 5,458 Words
    • 3,232 Views
    • 28 Comments
    • Mature
    • Complete
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