ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

The Monster Within - Werewolf

Updated on June 7, 2011

As I turned around, the moon was in its fullness and I was overwhelmed by the pull it had on me and the brightness of its glowing beam that bathed me in hatred.


I just wanted to be released from within the skin that surrounded me and I screamed in agony as my body began a strange metamorphosis. My hands and fingers became the machine that would bring terror into all I came in contact with. My face was stretching like an elastic band and my teeth were becoming elongated and razor sharp. I felt the warmth of the blood within me and the anger of a savage monster that only wished to lash out and tear apart whatever or whoever was close to me.

I felt the wind whistling past my ears as I ran faster and stronger. Sounds were now louder and clearer than ever before and my eyes could see in the night as clear as the daylight. I was fully released into the moons flowing beams -- and enormous power and strength ran through my veins like wildfire.

I was consumed with hatred at everything around me and lashed out at the first shadow I came into contact with. I clawed, scratched and sunk my fangs into the warm, oozing blood that tasted like honey and again I screamed out as the pain inside me calmed more and more with each ravaging bite of skin from the shadow below me. I just wanted my thirst to stop and the more I drank, the easier it was for the transformed thing that I had become.

When I was finished consuming the meat and drink that had confronted me, I was full and satisfied and crept off into the trees and darkness of the night. I became 'O' so tired and the pain was now at least easing with every step back into the darkness. I curled up in the thickness of the brush and stared up at that bright spot in the sky that no longer filled me with the ravage and hatred as it once did. I was at peace again.

The morning sun wakened me with its brightness and warmth against my skin. I gazed down upon my ripped and bloodied clothes and panicked. There was nothing in my memory of the night before and I wondered if the animal that attacked me had left any wounds on my body. There were none to be found, and yet, where did all this blood come from?

I heard in the distance the sound of men calling and yelling. One had screamed out that he had found a body and I heard crying and moaning coming from these men as they hovered over their find.

I stayed low in the grass so as not to be seen. As my eyes became more focused, I could see in the distance that they were carrying something that resembled what appeared to be a mutilated body just dangling from their outstretched arms. The long hair, from what I could see, was that of a girl and she too was soaked in blood. The angry cries from these men sent me crawling back into the shadows of the woods for I could not explain the fear that I was feeling, nor the strange emptiness of the night before.

Comments

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    • ianleverette47 profile imageAUTHOR

      ianleverette47 

      7 years ago from Brinston, Ontario Canada

      That's what you call a short, short story -- especially if you can speed read.

    • profile image

      ruffridyer 

      7 years ago from Dayton, ohio

      An interesting story. It seems a little rushed though.

    • ianleverette47 profile imageAUTHOR

      ianleverette47 

      7 years ago from Brinston, Ontario Canada

      SILVER BULLET - 1985

      Thought I'd try selling some shaving cream and razors after that story. Felt kind of itchy.

      That night, I kept thinking of ways to get back at the Hubpages people for not allowing one of my detailed hubs on downloading free movies. I got em back alright with my friend Mr. Werewolf, and then I felt Great -- Grrr.

    • Nell Rose profile image

      Nell Rose 

      7 years ago from England

      Hi, chilling stuff! I used to have a real subliminal fear of werewolves, I have no idea why! the only thing I can think of is a Stephen King film, but for the life of me, I can't remember which one! ugh! lol great story, thanks nell

    working

    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, hubpages.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://hubpages.com/privacy-policy#gdpr

    Show Details
    Necessary
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Features
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Marketing
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Statistics
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)