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Welcome To The Wicked Come
The Wicked Come is an exciting explosion new of Gothic, Horror and Dark Romantic works. This site features dark poetry ranging from the unnatural to the undesirable and exploring the dark side of humanity.
We also showcase film shorts from up and coming horror directors with a special horror film review section. As well as beautifully, atmospheric crafted Gothic photographs.
In the darkness
The room bled red
Grey shadows jumped.
Poked and Prodded
In icy breathes
As screaming voices
Doors slammed shut
Closed their eyes
Melted into the wall.
Running footsteps rang
Wading through the
And Stairs fell
Oak wardrobe opened
Wide its arms,
Hidden under dusty
Hills of velvet,
Away to nothing,
Floating through the
By Rainbow Reed ©2013
News from the Wicked
The competition to find our best supernatural/ horror poem for 2013 is over. The winner of The Witching Hour Horror Poetry Competition for 2013 is Bryon Richard Smith for his poem "The Raven Effect". Click Here To see the highly commended poems.
To enter the Witching Hour Competition 2014 please Click Here!
"I love crime, I love mysteries, and I love ghosts"... Stephen King
"Science fiction is no more written for scientists that ghost stories are written for ghosts"... Brian Aldiss
"Behind every man now alive stand 30 ghosts, for that is the ratio by which the dead outnumber the living"...Arthur C. Clarke
Most fears are basic: fear of the dark, fear of going down in the basement, fear of weird sounds, fear that somebody is waiting for you in your closet. Those kinds of things stay with you no matter what age...R. L. Stine
It is extreme evil to depart from the company of the living before you die... Seneca
Between two evils. I always pick the one I've never tried before... Mae West
I guess when you turn off the main road, you have to be prepared to see some funny houses... Stephen King