Ghost-story stories, books, poems, and more

37 results

Tragedy strikes while two friends are learning to throw cast nets into a marsh creek. Healing and redemption take time. Read More

Tags: ghost-story

Book / Horror

November 09, 2019

Reads: 124

Comments: 14

Shelves: 3

The The Imaginarium House

A purchase at a house clearance for an antique dealer, leads to an unexpected result Read More
Asuka was an innocent young girl when she left home to follow the man she loved. When he left this world she reluctantly returned to her family, heartbroken and worldly wise, but she did not return alone.. Read More

Reads: 97

Comments: 6

Shelves: 2

The The Imaginarium House

A short story inspired by my stay in hospital Read More

Book / Fantasy

September 10, 2019

Reads: 2856

Comments: 32

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The path the samurai chose was paved with self sacrifice, which he willingly accepted before taking the first step on a journey from which there was no turning back. Although trained to bravely embrace duty and the unexpected, he was not prepared for the supernatural nor a predestined love that… Read More
In an alternate world, a solitary man is visited by a ghost during his sleepless nights as he wrestles with the loneliness of his days. Read More
Standing in the embrace of trees, forgotten by time, is the house, shrouded in mystery and haunted by the ghosts of the past, including the gentle, soft spoken ghost of Charlotte Long, a nurse from the civil war, gently drifting in it's halls. Soon a new family inherits the house,… Read More

Reads: 487

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

The The Imaginarium House

Harrowing Hall is up for sale and when a potential buyer comes knocking, the ghosts of Harrowing Hall start to shiver! Read More
A short story of 500 words Read More

Short Story / Horror

April 24, 2019

Reads: 177

Comments: 3

The The Imaginarium House

A short story in 500 words Read More

Book / Fantasy

April 22, 2019

Reads: 533

Comments: 14

Shelves: 4

The The Imaginarium House

WHO IS KILLING THE DEAD? INSPECTOR PERIWINKLE HAS ONLY THE WITCHING HOUR TO FIND OUT. Read More

Short Story / Horror

March 30, 2019

Reads: 209

Comments: 3

The The Imaginarium House

A Short Story of 500 words Read More
A short story in 500 words Read More

Short Story / Horror

February 16, 2019

Reads: 340

Comments: 5

Shelves: 2

The The Imaginarium House

An electrifying short story that will shock you! Read More
He's not superstitious. She's about to change his mind. There's a woman in the graveyard, and like it or not, Conall Mackay's got a haunting on his hands. What strange forces crafted this porcelain beauty from the cemetery mists? What is she trying to tell him? Is she there to… Read More

Reads: 236

Comments: 8

Shelves: 2

The The Imaginarium House

Flash fiction in 84 words Read More

Short Story / Horror

November 23, 2018

Reads: 273

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The The Imaginarium House

FOR MITCH HASTINGS, AN UNSCHEDULED STOP AT THE DINER WAS MORE THAN HE COULD CHEW! Read More

Book / Horror

November 06, 2018

Reads: 3471

Comments: 29

Shelves: 3

The The Imaginarium House

Two stories featuring the Jackson family, DeadWood and DeadPool Read More

Short Story / Flash Fiction

November 06, 2018

Reads: 356

Comments: 5

Shelves: 3

The The Imaginarium House

Death is not a full stop but a comma Read More
Never forget your loved ones that have passed away, for they will never forget you. Read More

Reads: 345

Comments: 6

Shelves: 5

The The Imaginarium House

It's just a story right? that within twenty-four hours of being touched by a black feather, you are dead! Read More

Reads: 525

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Richard wasn't one to frighten easily but when he started as a night watchman on a building site he would see something that would terrify him. Read More

Tags: ghost-story

A young man enters a newly sealed Ancient Egyptian pyramid in hopes of everlasting riches. This might not be the smartest thing for him to do. Read More

Reads: 586

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Clack! Clack! Clack! The pick strikes time after time, rendering stone to rubble. Annette paces the floorboards nervously, as her husband works through day and night, deep in the cellar below. This house in the country was to be their adventure together, but what Malcolm has found in the… Read More

Reads: 286

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A ghost story with a difference. It's told by the ghost. Read More

Tags: ghost-story

A ghost story. Read More

Tags: ghost-story

Playfully, Mark tells Charlotte about a double hanging that happened years before in his university room. That is when their world begins to spin out of control as a sinister spectre plays an increasingly frightening game of cat and mouse with them. Read More

Reads: 306

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Richard Peters decides to take a break in the Lake District. The small village in which he finds himself is shrouded in strange superstitions. Read More

Tags: ghost-story

Booksie 2019 Short Story Contest

Welcome New Writers