Ghost stories, books, poems, and 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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Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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

Reads: 141

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The Booksie Classic House

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

Reads: 169

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

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

Reads: 304

Comments: 9

Shelves: 1

The The Imaginarium House

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

Book / Horror

April 06, 2019

Reads: 174

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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

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"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

Reads: 148

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

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

Reads: 137

Comments: 3

The The Imaginarium House

A short story of 500 words Read More

Reads: 137

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A man not made whole. Read More

Tags: ghost, lost, winter, soul, river

Poem / Horror

March 13, 2019

Reads: 154

Comments: 7

Shelves: 3

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

Reads: 167

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

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

Reads: 252

Comments: 8

Shelves: 2

The The Imaginarium House

When mortician, Russel Kemp starts seeing shadows while working late. The outcome can only be bad! Read More
SHORT STORIES RELATING TO PARANORMAL, SUPERNATURAL, GHOST, & UNUSUAL, WITH TWISTS Read More
HIS LOVING WIFE SUFFERED FROM MENTAL DISEASE. SHE DIED & HUSBAND WAS BLAMED. COULD SHE SAVE HIM? Read More

Tags: love, romance, ghost, wife, mad

Short Story / Horror

February 04, 2019

A short story, actually based on what had actually happened to me. Read More

Tags: mystery, ghost, night

Reads: 144

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Looking for home. Read More
Rebecca has been dead for three years, yet only now has she decided to speak the truth of who she was. One last call is all it takes to find out what she truly did to her family, just to marry Daniel... Read More

Tags: mystery, ghost

this is a fictional story i wrote in class Read More

Book / Other

January 02, 2019

Reads: 451

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Megan is your average thirteen-year-old with an average group of friends, but their situation is anything but average. The thing that separates the small group of children is the fact that they all died and live as ghosts in an abandoned house. Their spirits refused to move on because they… Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 13, 2018

Reads: 148

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is my first post and a short poem about a girl. Read More

Tags: ghost, storm, shot

A man finds himself with a unknown note that a Japanese dude slipped inside of the gullible mans back pocket. Read More
This is essentially a poem about loss, but it could also be about searching Read More

Tags: love, hope, ghost, mourning

what happens when a killer meets a ghost. Read More

Tags: ghost

A last trip before entering adulthood turns into a horrible experience for these youths as they investigate the ruins of an abandoned town where the entire population died under mysterious circumstance. Read More
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