Ghost stories, books, poems, and more

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A description about myself, and viewpoint about life and writing. Read More
A poem inspired by how I'm feeling. Read More

Featured Review by hullabaloo22

"This was a great read, Gothic in words, but not melancholy -- the rhythm and rhyme give me the impression of a playful spirit, a tricksy ghost. ..." Read More

Millions of people have seen odd occurrences that happen in their homes. They see inanimate objects moved from one place to another. They see that their car keys are not in the same place where they put them the night before. They notice that something is whispering to them across… Read More
A humorous tale of witchcraft most foul, in which Rick Shaw becomes the subject of revenge for a murder he did not commit 400 years ago. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

On a quiet loop of country road in the middle of nowhere sits the town of Mannington, with it's one town sheriff and it's groves of trees, old cemetery and quiet countrified people. But unseen to most is the real town that sits underneath, a town filled with people with… Read More

Tags: horror, ghost

Going into a haunted swamp is scary enough, but it is much more so for blind young Shanda. Read More
An old man and his untrustworthy partner seek a legendary treasure shrouded by a ghostly legend. Read More
The Spacecraft ‘Sweet Charity’ was manned by Mission Admiral Rick Sondheim, Flight Commander Major Lester Hammerstein and Captain Pilot Navigator Paulo Rogers. Its mission was to investigate an 'Earth ' like moon, called KK-TEN, which had been discovered orbiting a large new Planet far into deep space beyond Pluto. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

If you think my old granny was scary when she was alive, try meeting her ghost Read More

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WHAT A HAUNTED HOUSE CAN DO TO DISBELIEVERS? Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

When I wasn't a ghost... Read More

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Mason Hutwick, official reporting investigator of the VPD; Virginia Police Department. Known for solving big-time murders, as well as lowly petty theif's-all hero starts with an origin story. Read More

Tags: ghost, detective

Word spread and soon everybody was saying the same thing. A ghost haunted the boy’s bathroom. A sniffing ghost. No boy dared to enter the bathroom alone, we always paired up. Two is better than one. It’s quite the story, one I haven’t forgotten. The story of the bathroom ghost. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

When Stephen and Carol moved in to Pleasant Crescent they hoped it would be the perfect family home. Then the strange things started to happen. Author's note: I could not decide which ending the story should have. I have included both endings here, the original and alternative ending. Read More

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A free form poem for those moments where you feel the icy breath of eternity brush your neck... Read More

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Keenan Swanson is your typical, everyday graphic designer. Well, except for the hundreds of pesky, prank-loving poltergeists that make his life interesting (in a Chinese curse sort of way). He finds his situation precarious yet manageable—until witty, smoking-hot coworker Isabella enters the scene, and Keenan decides he wants her all… Read More
David and Carol go on their new adventure in this sequel to "The Reunion." Carol ends up in a surreal place after going through an avalanche on Interstate 70 in Colorado. Read More

Tags: humor, ghost, travel

Here is a short story of 1000 words split over two chapters. 500 words in each chapter. Read More

Book / Horror

April 06, 2019

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The Booksie Classic House

One summer day the Circus came to town. The town of Mars is dying. With a population of 1,500 why would a circus waste their time there? Read More

Featured Review by Robert Helliger

"Good horror story. It is like Dean Koontz meets Ray Bradbury. Great writing for the first chapter." Read More

This is a short article of the things that have happened to me over the years. Whether it was supernatural, or just my mind playing tricks on me, well, you be the judge. Read More
Rahul is boy who loves reading horror short stories, particularly the one in which a young boy like him summons Charlie the ghost for help. Rahul's parents are not talking to each other and their fight is causing him distress. He hopes that their argument will end because they both… Read More

Tags: horror, ghost, short, story, kid

Short Story / Horror

March 26, 2019

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The Booksie Classic House

A lonely little girl discovers her imaginary friend may be more than what she seems. Read More

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The The Imaginarium House

A short story of 500 words Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

A man not made whole. Read More

Tags: ghost, lost, winter, soul, river

Poem / Horror

March 13, 2019

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The Booksie Classic House

She wails in sorrow. Read More
If the boy's ghost was not real, why did people keep seeing him? This is the true story of the early entertainment capital of the USA gone to rot in the 1960's. This is the true story of a boy who died in a fire there and drove away every… Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

Something from deep inside the heart. Cover art © by Yaoyao Ma Van As Read More
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