The second story is quite a bit longer, but it is worth the long read. As a fan of longer stories myself, this one did not disappoint. The story is called The Spire in the Woods, by user TheBoyInTheClock. Fair warning, there is some NSFW content. This story is as haunting as it is beautifully written, so take your time on this one and enjoy it. For ease of browsing, here are all the parts (additional links are located in the body of the story):
Thanks for coming by, see you tomorrow, and sleep tight.