Genre of the Month, October - Horror

October Horror Prompts

pexels-photo-14398October’s Genre of the Month is, of course, horror!  So we have some horror themed open writing prompts to get your heart racing and your spine tingling!  Use as many as you like, and feel free to share the results with us, we’d love to read them!  

1. I woke from a coma in a military hospital.  With some effort, I managed to get down into the lobby which was full of armed soldiers, all standing battle ready before the doors.  Outside, monstrous creatures with multiple limbs, twisted and exposed bones, and dozens of gibbering maws were slowly breaking in.  When I asked one of the soldiers what the hell those things were, she looked at me and said, “They used to be human.”