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Short Story / Horror

September 21, 2015

Reads: 421

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Local legend has it that there's something sinister lurking about the ruins of Old Lystra Church. A youth named Porter has been challenged to conjure it as a rite of passage to prove his maturity to his older brother and friends. But some legends should remain fiction... Read More

Reads: 418

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Sarah and Mikkie are 13-year-old best friends who are bored and looking for an adventure. When a new kid named Henry joins them, the three start following clues and solving riddles to a scavenger hunt--a hunt that leads them deeper and deeper into the forest behind Mikkie's house. Read More
Only one person alive can tell you the truth—the truth about what really happened to the Mercy Brown, and it is I. I am the only survivor of the hellish affliction that drove the crew mad and ultimately led to their deaths. It is only I who can tell you… Read More
'Patches of light spring up from the suburban clutter, and I know that within each of those strong patches glows a story. And as I look beyond I can also see the green of the countryside where times long past merge with the present, where people have lived, loved, and… Read More

Reads: 153

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Alley, a young girl at the age of 8 with her group of friends walking home from school on a cold autumn day where she is dared to approach an old seemingly abandoned house. She then meets a man who calls himself only by "The Teller" whom gives her a… Read More

Book / Horror

February 02, 2014

Reads: 166

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Jennifer and her attractive husband Hunter, acquire the house of their dreams. It appears to be the perfect place to raise A family. Unfortunately when her best friend Sandy suffers an accident in their new home, the couple find themselves in the middle of their own horror story. Jennifer’s new… Read More
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This is a short story from my blog thecacklingcrow.com. The underlying story of my site is that these are snapshots or journals written by the fictional personifications of myself and my partner known as the Wayward Traders. Their adventures are usually a bit dark and spooky. Read More
An urban legend about a boy who makes people commit revenge upon others Read More

Reads: 235

Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Whilst morning the loss of his belovered wife, a man tells us of the unusal visits he recieved from a small girl late in the dark of the night. Read More

Reads: 173

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The State of New York is the scene of an astounding number of haunting tales. Let me tell you one..... Read More

Tags: ghost_story

Reads: 159

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Lavinia, a girl who wakes up stuck in her own head. a burnt down city with no fresh air, no signs of life; nothing but abandoned towers of dark grey ash. Read More
A maintenance crew assigned to repair the foundations of an old museum in Amsterdam claim there is something in one of the tunnels below. Such superstitious nonsense! One brave worker decides to enter the tunnel, to show everyone that there is nothing in the dark... Is there? Read More
This story is a ghost story located at Milner's Lodge in Milner's Field, close to where I live. The story has an ending that leaves the reader in wonder as to what actually happened. The ending leaves the story open for a possible sequel Read More

Tags: ghost_story

Short Story / Horror

February 20, 2013

Reads: 230

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Alexis has been confined to a mental institution for murder, a murder she can not remember, but one that drives her nightmares. Can she unravel what she sees, or will she forever be confined in her madness? Read More

Reads: 263

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The world is a twisted place, sadly, Eileen Rhodes finds that out the hard way. The ghosts of a reasonabky normal past can come back to haunt you...But who can she trust? Who can she tell? Looks can be decieving... Read More

Book / Horror

July 08, 2012

Reads: 106

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Clara and Ben are a young professional couple who have just moved to the country. Clara finds it hard to settle alone in their large converted barn home. She starts to notice strange noises and happenings, Is it the quiet that is making her acutely aware? Is it her over… Read More

Reads: 148

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The 100% true story of my grandfather's death. Read More

Reads: 155

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Blood seeped through the walls that night, screams were heard. Then... scilence no one knew wat to say or do,all they knew was that they were......dead... Read More

Reads: 184

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A letter written by a folklore researcher on his travel across Scotland. Read More

Reads: 96

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Intro: 'And the Master Bedroom has a magnificent view of The Heath', Michael said. 'I believe you but it’s not me you have to convince' Cathy replied. He was determined to make this sale today, had been trying to offload this house for three months now, but every time he… Read More

Reads: 116

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The story of a girl who is bizarrely connected to her twin sister... too connected. Read More
The ghost of a teenager haunts a small town, leaving blood on whoever crosses her path. Read More

Reads: 106

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is the second part of Scalped. Booksie cuts it off. Read More

Reads: 276

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A dramatization of a true Texas frontier ghost story. A surveyor-scout, Josiah Wilbarger, and his party are attacked by Comanche at present day east Austin after, unknown to him, his sister, Margaret Clifton, dies the day before near St. Louis. One is killed, one escapes and Wilbarger is scalped and… Read More

Short Story / Horror

February 14, 2011

Reads: 136

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A story about the tragic death of the family cat. Read More
Another true ghost story. This time partly my own adventure, partly my sister, Cherl's, and partly told to us by friends of friends. Read More

Reads: 1605

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is a true ghost story, told to me 40 years ago by my father, who is now dead. Read More

Short Story / Horror

December 19, 2010

Reads: 669

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Haunted hotel story about a cannibal ghost. Read More
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