Hey, I'm Cornconic. I write stories. Check one out and tell me what you think. If you'd like to narrate a story of mine, leave a message on my talk page or shoot me an email (it's in my bio). Have a good one.
Recommended (Standalone) Pastas of Mine
(all of my pastas can be found in my author category as well as on this profile)
The Almond Tree - At a closing bar, a grimy drunkard recounts a frightening tale to the weary bartender. (2500 words)
The Angelica Incident - A deep-space voyage aboard the SS Angelica goes horribly wrong when a harrowing distress signal is received from one of the ship's escape pods. (2100 words)
Spring Cleaning - A curious dad stumbles upon a terrible secret in the attic of his family's new home. (1600 words)
The Miracle of Life - A paramedic forms an ominous plan whilst responding to a call from a woman in labour. (1600 words) (NSFW)
Wounded - A mountain hiker seeks help for his injured friend from a rural shack that is allegedly home to a powerful healer. (1500 words)
Your Best Years - An enthusiastic employer welcomes a young woman in need of a job to his workplace. (1000 words)
The After-Party - The borders between the living and the dead unravel in one man's extravagant ballroom. (1000 words)
Eggs and Bacon - Don't you just love the smell of freshly-cooked breakfast in the morning? (600 words) (PotM nominated)
The Kelser Moor Collection
An anthology of pastas set in the rural countryside area of Kelser Moor, where madness rules and evil is afoot...
No Place for the Dead - After losing both his wife and son, a fisherman is tormented by bodies washing up at the shore and something foul looming on the waters. (5700 words)
Smoke and Blood - Three naïve teens get more then they bargained for when one is pressured into starting a local forest fire. (2900 words)
Way of the War - A widowed father faces a difficult dilemma in the midst of WW1. (2200 words)
Fool's Gold - A destitute gold-seeker obsesses over a well-off family who have moved in next door, convinced they are stealing his profits. (1800 words)
Foot and Mouth - Two carefree teens wander into the property of a creepy local farmer. (800 words)
Little Birdie - A remorseful hunter laments the death of his latest meal. (300 words)
Somewhere Under The Rainbow - In a land of colour and joy, there is one place you may never go... (300 words)
Other Stuff I've Written
Anniversary - Heavily injured, and with no memory of how he got there, a man finds himself stranded on a foggy road, with no help in sight. (2300 words)
A Gift for the Woman at Brookfield Pines - Two high school sweethearts cross paths ten years after their bitter break-up. (2200 words)
Fresh Bait - Separated from his wife and the rest of their hiking group, a husband crawls inside an animal corpse to stay warm during an intense blizzard. (1800 words)
A Lonely Machine - Two bored soldiers deployed together in a sandy warzone dwell on a local conspiracy about an errant AI. (1700 words)
Light of My Life - A grieving mother mourns the loss of her son on the fifth anniversary of his disappearance. (1300 words)
Bad Behaviour - A little girl faces a particularly cruel punishment from her mother. (800 words)
The Poison Sky - A prophetic woman becomes increasingly concerned as she envisions a wave of inky blackness pouring over the world. (700 words)
AKA: unfinished works in varying stages of progress.
Casket - A pregnant woman orchestrates her own funeral after the death of her unborn child.
Dead-End Trip - An overworked space-age employee just wants to get away from it all. Permanently.
Sweet Dreams - A little girl must survive the daily occurrence of her family trying to kill her in their sleep.
Poppies and Daffodils - A city-dweller takes a getaway trip to a relaxing rural town, where the locals share apprehensive opinions of a certain reclusive resident.
Visually Appealing - A bullied teenage boy has an unusual solution for dealing with his cosmetic woes.
Narrations of My Pastas
(all of the below narrations can also be found on this YouTube playlist)
- The After-Party - By Jagged Aingeal
- The After-Party - By Dr. Creepen's Dungeon
- The After Party - By StoryCreeps
- The After-Party - By Dave The Useless
- The After Party - By DustandDark
- The After Party - By Slaughterhouse Stories
- The Almond Tree - By Tetsuya
- The Almond Tree - By Miss Fearsome
- The Almond Tree - By Creepy Ghost Stories
- A Lonely Machine - By NaturesTemper
- A Lonely Machine - By Natenator77
- A Lonely Machine - By Mr. Sleepless
- Anniversary - By Smug Goat
- Anniversary - By DustandDark
- Anniversary - By SpiritVoices
- Anniversary - By AsTheRavenDreams
- A Gift for the Woman at Brookfield Pines - By Creeparoni
- A Gift for the Woman at Brookfield Pines - By DustandDark
- Little Birdie - By DameSaturday
- Little Birdie - By TheCreepingHour
- Little Birdie - By Slaughterhouse Stories
- Wounded - By Nightwell
- Wounded - By NaturesTemper
- Wounded - By AsTheRavenDreams
- Wounded - By DustandDark
- Wounded - By Tetsuya