Prompt: Fear of the unknown.
I leaned against the doorframe, trying to keep my breathing quiet. My eyes created shapes in the thick darkness that filled the room - monsters and demons that leered at me with long teeth and sharp claws - but at least it was a familiar darkness, one I was well-acquainted with. I dreaded turning the corner and walking out of the room. I leaned against the doorframe and tried to keep my breathing quiet.
Notes: Happy Halloween!