Ghost-story stories, books, poems, and more

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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

Featured Review by Joe Stuart

"This story takes the power of suggestion into reality. I wonder which could be worse, a conviction that one is going to die soon, or actually dy..." Read More

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Comments: 1

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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

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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: 375

Comments: 3

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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

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The Booksie Classic House

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

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A ghost story. Read More

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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

Short Story / Horror

December 05, 2017

Reads: 376

Comments: 3

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The Booksie Classic House

Why can't Mr. Jackson chop down his tree? the answer lies in the past Read More

Featured Review by hullabaloo22

"The Jackson family; Ian, Cynthia, Tom and Elle, are looking for a new home, one with a bit more space. A house in Ashwell Drive, Petersberg, see..." Read More

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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

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Alicia Rose's mother is about to have a baby, but since Alicia is 10 years old now, they have sold all her baby items. Her uncle offers to give them a crib that has been stored in his attic for more than two decades. The only problem is, Alicia's baby… Read More

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House of the Silver Hooks is a ghost story about a vacant house in my neighborhood. I heard it as a child and now I have embellished it. Read More

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An evening walk provides more than a little exercise. Read More

Book / Horror

January 01, 2017

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The Booksie Classic House

Short stories designed to scare, thrill and keep you amused on those long, dark night, when you're all alone.... Read More
A woman returns unwittingly to a house where she had a traumatic experience twenty years earlier. Her hostess has been called away, and as the night wears on it becomes clear that the house is haunted. Was this ghost the cause of her previous experience, or is the explanation stranger… Read More

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Short Story / Horror

October 17, 2016

Reads: 287

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is a short story I revised for the Halloween season this year. There is something creepy about Old Bluff Road. Jessica is driving, waiting for her boyfriend. On a dark road she encounters someone...or something. Read More
This short story is a conversation between two young wayward guys (Ralph and Reg). Ralph recalls to his friend (Reg) what seemed as a spooky chance encounter with a pretty hippy chick (Anna). As the story unfolds Ralph reveals a dark secret. After the conversation Reg finds the answer he's… Read More
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