When reading a story that gets a lot of praise, I usually get disappointed when the story fails to scare me. Nowadays, I typically find only a few stories that actually manage to creep me out or unnerve me. I decided to post this blog to help new writers who want to try to scare their reader. Don't get me wrong, it's not a major requirement, just something I like to see in Creepypasta.
Fear is one of the natural responses to a sense of imminent danger. It is a feeling, usually characterized by being uneasy and alert, worrying and anxiety. There are various actions that people do in response to fear. Some people respond very calmly to fear, while others react very poorly to fear.
In literature, fear is used through manipulating the reader. I…
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