Superstition stories, books, poems, and more

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The Booksie Classic House

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The Booksie Classic House

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An essay that came about trying to discover why black dogs are the most difficult to re-home. Cover image: pixabay.com Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 14, 2019

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Friday the 13th and a black cat. Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 13, 2019

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The Booksie Classic House

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The The Imaginarium House

Inspired by the title prompt from the Imaginarium House. Cover image: pixabay.com Read More

Featured Review by Jeff Bezaire

"Great story! A true folktale narrative! Love the backstory, the everyday life events, and the suddenly spectacular reality of the ghost story,..." Read More

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The The Imaginarium House

Written for the Imaginarium prompt of 'desire'. Cover image: pixabay.com Read More

Featured Review by AdamCarlton

"A kind of parable of the lumpen-underclass, voracious and uncontrolled, the ultimate horror for decent people. After us the deluge! Are we se..." Read More

What concerns me is the number of news reports about the Tokkeloshe, ghosts, black magic, evil spells, witches and witchcraft. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

A short story inspired by a fantastic cover given to me by Markie Bee. Check out other covers he has up for grabs at https://www.booksie.com/544121-cover-de … e-for-free Read More

Short Story / Fantasy

February 04, 2018

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Comments: 8

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The The Imaginarium House

The Morrigan -- an ancient goddess of war, often regarded as a monster in female form who combines both terror with greatness. Read More

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The The Imaginarium House

A short essay on the origins of Halloween. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

The short story is about a person named as John. His belief in the fake cult leader has surpassed all boundaries. Read More

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The The Thrilling Ways House

Story I wrote. More than a short story but less than a book. Please give feedback and tell me what you think. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

This is about luck and superstition Read More
Luck Gamble. I know, it sounds like the worst name ever. But Luck has a gift, he is blessed with the greatest luck ever. So naturally, someone with amazing luck would spend his time at the casinos! What could go wrong? ** Story #5 of my March Madness Story-a-day-challenge. This… Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

General Lafayette visits his wife's chambers a year after her death. Hearing of a peculiar superstition said to bring back a loved one, he is eager to make an attempt to see his fair wife again. (inspired by actual history) Read More

Short Story / Thrillers

August 27, 2013

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The Booksie Classic House

In the middle of the forest, a man shoots down a crow as it flies by, for no other reason than to simply see it die. As he makes his way back to his hunting cabin, he finds himself watched by other crows. Ones who are not so easily frightened… Read More

Short Story / Horror

September 14, 2012

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The Booksie Classic House

A short story of a harpy's meal Read More
A man's final battle with the number 13. Read More
Many people take it as just another normal day, while others take it it as seriously as a religion. How do you take it? Read More

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List of rose and their meanings. I can't upload the first chapter of my main novel yet because it's not fully edited so I thought I'd just do an article on roses since they'll be popping up in my novel quite a bit. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

A detective seemingly without empathy solves a murder seemingly without reason. Read More
Holmes was never one to oppose religion; though he was highly sceptical about the issues that had to do with the supernatural. Myths, Legends and Tales- all were viewed as sources of amusement to this man of logic. He had admitted more than once that the case of the hound… Read More
This is the opening of a story that I began approximately 3 years ago & I have only recently added to & adapted it; I'm still not entirely satisfied with it, but hey ho! Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

An experimental piece, The world is ruled by a one global government founded on the ideas of Humanism, the story follows young Kaylan and Eva as they encounter life n this new world of the future. Kaylan is expected to join the ruling society, as Eva fights for woman to… Read More
White Wood High School is your average high school with one objection...bad luck. Every year the freshman at White Wood High School have bad luck. What happens when murder comes into play? Read More
SUMMARY: Lara Forsyth, a young girl of 16 who has lived most of her life with her widowed father in the English colony of Jamaica, finds herself sent away to an aunt she has never met in post-Revolutionary War America. The growing unrest of the maroon population in her island… Read More
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