Haunting stories, books, poems, and more

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My true story of the house we lived in in North Carolina and the strange events that occurred there. Read More

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Comments: 2

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‘There are three forms of paranormal occurrence...’ Julia and Seth by Pete Linforth at Pixabay Read More

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"I love a paranormal mystery, HJ. This one, written in your unique style, is especially entertaining. You make the impossible seem so credible." Read More

He wants to navigate the Political Highway…she wants to take the steering wheel. Does it matter that she’s no longer alive? Preston moves into a new home only to find that he is not alone...though is new "Housemate" is the ghost of a 22-year-old quasi-hippie who died in 1968. Preston… Read More

Reads: 94

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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Home is where the heart is; that's what they say. But what if your house is where your heart is lost? Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 16, 2021

Reads: 94

Comments: 4

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Tags: haunting

A woman ends her life when her lovers life is lost. But she then falls for someone among the living. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 31, 2021

Reads: 88

Comments: 2

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Book / Horror

December 26, 2020

A collection of nine short stories. The theme of the collection is the removal of normalcy from our lives, and the introduction of horror and fear in even the most mundane circumstances. Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 25, 2020

Reads: 141

Comments: 1

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Poem / Humor

October 27, 2020

Yes, there are one too many 'ye' used. Ha! It has a way to make a good flow. Read More

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Short Story / Horror

September 16, 2020

Reads: 193

Comments: 1

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Horror could be a mis labelling of this story, but it is firmly in the supernatural genre. Love is the most powerful thing we have as human beings. It can conquer any obstacles, endure any trial and last for eternity. What an amazing weapon. We should deploy it more often.… Read More

Book / Thrillers

September 15, 2020

Reads: 1537

Comments: 23

Shelves: 18

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Set during the Civil War, “Mournful Wanderer” explores the emotional trials of Alice Bloomington, a grieving widow and mother, who attempts to contact the spirit of her dead son. In attempting to do so, she will seek out the assistance of her family doctor, a physician with questionable motivations. If… Read More

Reads: 251

Comments: 3

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Poem / Horror

August 11, 2020

Reads: 218

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

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Prompt: "The house did not stand as a beacon on the hill..." Read More

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Shelves: 2

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The article I wrote is based on the history of horrors that had taken place on a dark road in Yorktown, Virginia. It is known to be one of the most haunted roads in the state of Virginia, also sitting where multiple battles of the Revolutionary War and the American… Read More
Craig Engels is a prospective documentary filmmaker down on his luck. After looking for quick gigs anywhere he could make a buck, he strikes gold with a Psychology student called Dick Thomson, looking for someone to record psychiatric interviews. After gleaning some more details, he finds that the job will… Read More
there are many people who go out to seek encounters with the spirit world. i wonder what would happen if the spirit world sought out an encounter with us? Read More
A new poem of mine. Tried a different angle with this and I am reasonably satisfied with it. Read More

Reads: 366

Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

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i said i wouldn't write anything to do with the present pandemic situation, but this story has buzzed around my head for a while now. Each loss is always an individual tragedy, but one that humans have faced since we first emerged as a species. Not for the first time… Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 21, 2020

Reads: 248

Comments: 6

Shelves: 1

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Real Horror Is Falling For The Wrong Person Read More
This is the prologue to my current work in progress, an as-yet untitled horror novel. Read More
I've never been scared of ghosts. Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More
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