Ghosts stories, books, poems, and more

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The Booksie Classic House

In Tokyo, 1972, Ryo, a Japanese carer, works at a nursing home for the elderly. According to the realtor, Mister Tan, it is allegedly haunted by ghosts from centuries past. This is a new version of an older story I wrote several years' ago. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

A woman who recently died viewing her own funeral is sucked into the oherworld thinking she is a younger version if herself. The only out is through the help of her ancestors who are trying to call her away from the dark entities that are trying to trap her. Read More

Poem / Horror

November 06, 2019

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The Booksie Classic House

I wrote this in response to a challenge over in the Imaginarian House. Read More

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The Haunted America House

Travel through a world where the ghosts are real and the paranormal intent is anything but child's play. Explore every possible encounter that you can imagine, from shape shifters to elementals and everything else in between that surrounds a specters life. Dare to travel to the graves end where the… Read More
Captivating and historic structures, the drowning "greenman," of Panther Hollow, tragedies, burial grounds, phantom cars, the ghost of Midnight Mary, haunted bridges, supernatural charmers, eerie tales, seven gates to hell, diabolical neighborhoods, creepy legends, ghost-infested mansions, a death chair, poltergeists, and brewery's, bars & popular eatery's filled with ornery spirits. Read More

Short Story / Horror

November 02, 2019

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The Booksie Classic House

We have just had Halloween and Samhain, but what would happen if you really did start to meddle with the forces of magic at this time of year. Read More

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The The Imaginarium House

An empty house~ photo (c) Daniel Olah on Unsplash Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

Shortly, after the resident ghost starts writing diaries, a man comes to live in a house that he just bought. Read on to know what happens next Read More

Tags: horror, ghosts, diary

Poem / Other

October 23, 2019

Tags: ghosts

This story is loosely based on the Colorado Street bridge in Pasadena California. Nicknamed the "suicide bridge" it has seen more than its fair share of tragedy. I have changed the names of people, places, and events. I pick up inspiration from anywhere and everywhere. These stories are inspired by… Read More
I just moved into my first house, No.13 Shadow-Brook Road. They say it's haunted(?). Read More

Book / Horror

September 24, 2019

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The Booksie Classic House

Three short horror stories to chill your bones. Set in old Mexico, these three tales involve not only the horror of murder and incomprehensible evil, but the terror of the unknown. Read More
A simple walk through the woods in North London. Some teenagers are more perceptive than others. Read More
Over several years, Phawn used her arcane gifts to build a strong reputation as a paranormal investigator. That reputation was shattered five months ago when she nearly died trying to find a missing girl. Full of self-doubt, she is forced back to work when a good friend is murdered. Her… Read More

Short Story / Fantasy

August 13, 2019

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The Booksie Classic House

A man trying to cope from his past runs into a friendly ghost. Read More
Alison Stone, her friends Phylida, Davida, and Ethan, are friends with The Glowing Lady, a ghost who haunts the Mansion in Ohio. When ghost hunters arrive to get evidence of the haunting, they get more than they bargained for. The sequel to "Alison Stone The Legend of Fallow Hall". Read More
Gregor’s nightmare was a cockroach. Cherry Paget’s is a Chihuahua. Cherry was young, beautiful and rich—just golden enough to imagine that she had the world by the balls. Death was the furthest thing from her mind. But even a morbid obsession with the afterlife could not have prepared her for… Read More
We fear the night full of terrors. Yet there's darkness far more profound than we pay no attention to. Far more sinister, it brings death without the aid of a sword. Read More

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The Review Chain House

Hey, everyone! I've been working on a pure horror story as a means of spicing up some of my writing. I've found that fear is a topic that demands enormous descriptive power; a mechanism through which true human nature can be viewed. Horror has always held a special place in… Read More
It has been 3 years since Zachary Lacrosse went missing. Now in the small town of Minong, Wisconsin kids have been murdered. One kid everyday counting down to Christmas morning. It's the most wonderful time to fear. Read More
Darkness. Terror. Monsters. Ghosts. Demons. When you close your eyes, what do you fear? Escape to a place where reality is twisted and demented to serve the purpose of evil. Look in the mirror and a sinister spirit stares back at you. Uncouple yourself from reality and dive into the… Read More

Featured Review by Celtic-Scribe63

"A very well written story Great detail and atmosphere You took the reader into the mind of the Vampire and made them feel sympathetic for thei..." Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

Tales of horror in precisely 250 words. Journey into tales of evil and malevolence. Prepare for a twist into despair. Feel the shivers rattling down your spine. For who knows what waits in for you in the darkness. Read More
FANTASY. WHO'S CALLING? Read More

Tags: ghosts

Ghost of New York City's infamous Ansonia Ash Maguire has followed opera singer Juliet Benedetto around for years, clinging to the way she makes him feel alive again. But when Juliet discovers her husband in a compromising position on the night of her greatest triumph, Ash tries desperately to save… Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

Thomas Magee's longing for his missing lover brings her spirit back to him, but her plans include both a reunion and revenge. • • • This story is also included in my Booksie book Crypts & Cannibals: A Collection of Short Horror Stories Read More

Featured Review by Robert Helliger

"Scary, well written horror and suspense story. It grips the reader from the beginning, middle, and the dramatic ending." Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

The medical examiner's unusual taste for the corpses creates a serious issue when one dead victim brings more than just exotic flavors. Read More

Featured Review by Celtic-Scribe63

"A chilling blood drenched tale told with visceral flair and macabre mastery. I enjoyed every tasty delectable word." Read More

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