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No Good Answers
It feels like old times again. James glances over at his wife, grinning as they sing the words to Def Leppard’s song together.
“Hello! We’ve been trying to reach you regarding your car’s extended warranty,” Alec hung up the phone. He hated robocalls; he knew he could just not answer, but he also hated losing control over his phone. He worked a customer service job from home. If someone needed to call him and he didn’t have their number saved in his phone, which was often, he needed to answer.
The attic mirror shows a reflection that isn’t my own. Ugly and torn, my face, if it is my face, stares back at me with malice. A hatred, deep and boundless emanates from this vile thing. The air feels heavy and thick with its malevolence.
“The police are waaaaatching youuuuu…This is a two-way mirrorrrrrrr…” The only other person in this room with me was my reflection. Did she just speak to me?
Stephen King’s “It”: Impact of a Legend
On this day 33 years ago in 1990, the television network CBS premiered the film It, based on the 1986 Stephen King novel of the same name. The film would no doubt become one of the most influential horror films of all time due to its uniquely imaginative and disturbing psychological take on primal fear and what happens when it is unearthed.
Long Live the Queen
Peter Dumeaux lived his pale-skinned existence for twenty-five years without a single alarming incident or superbly tragic encounter. He was a natural redhead whose origins remained a complete mystery. The identity of his birth parents was unknown to him, and a loving family adopted him and took him in as their own. The foster family gave Peter an identity when he had none, and he remained grateful for the blessing. However, the emotions remained inescapable; Peter was a social outcast, regardless of the loving family. A nagging sensation persisted, screaming he would always be a human defect.
Blowing in the Wind
Palm trees rattled gently in the breeze as the water rippled across the clear blue pool. Lounging with a cold bottle of lemonade in one hand and a ripened date in the other, I realized life couldn't be better. With my handkerchief, I polished anthropological awards pinned to my safari shirt. As a world-renowned lecturer and real-life Indiana Jones, I have helped solve many mysteries of the past.
Dear Diary, October 31st Man, Halloween night was something else this year! I decided to spend it at that old, spooky farmhouse on the outskirts of town. You know, the one with all the crazy stories? Well, I got way more than I bargained for.
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The Canterville Ghost by Oscar Wilde
You know the problem with books? They just keep making more of them. Current estimates say that about 4 million books are published each year, and that number is growing.
Nestled within the arid Nevada desert lies a patch of land shrouded in secrecy and speculation. This is Area 51 – a name that evokes images of clandestine government activities, extraterrestrial encounters, and the enduring quest to uncover the truth about unidentified flying objects (UFOs). The mention of Area 51 ignites a constellation of questions: What happens within the guarded perimeters of this top-secret military base? Are the stories of recovered alien spacecraft and hidden extraterrestrial beings mere science fiction, or is there a kernel of truth to these otherworldly claims?
Room of Death?
Unveiling the Mysteries of Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple. The Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple is a symbol of architectural splendor and spiritual significance in Trivandrum, Kerala. A Divya Desam temple, dedicated to Lord Vishnu at Ananthasayanam in the Anantha-sayanam posture. In addition to its spiritual importance, it is endowed with many mysteries and treasures that have intrigued people for centuries. Explore the temple's details and discover its enduring mysteries with us as we explore its enigmas and details.
Horrifying true incidents that happened to college students
This story is about the incident that happened in the college campus of Delhi University. Believe it or not, but in this compass I am hearing many stories of ghosts.
The Whispering Shadow
In the dimly lit corners of history, there exists a haunting narrative that transcends the boundaries of the ordinary—the chilling chronicle of the Phillips House. This colonial-era residence, nestled in the heart of a small New England town, conceals a terror that defies explanation. Brace yourself for a descent into the macabre, as we unveil the spine-tingling true story of the Phillips House and the malevolent force that forever tainted its walls.
The Haunting of Blackwood Manor
In the annals of paranormal history, the chilling story of Blackwood Manor stands as a testament to the eerie intersection of the supernatural and the corporeal. Nestled deep within the fog-shrouded hills, this grand estate was once an epitome of opulence and refined living. Little did its owners know that an unspeakable horror awaited them, a tale etched into the very fabric of the manor's timeworn walls.
A Terrifying Descent into the Haunted Depth
In the forgotten town of Ravenshade, where mist clung to the air like a shroud, an ominous secret lay buried beneath the surface. The locals spoke in hushed tones of an ancient well, hidden in the heart of the forsaken woods, that echoed with the chilling whispers of the departed. Curiosity, however, has a way of beckoning the bravest to venture into the unknown, and it was this allure that drew a group of intrepid explorers on a moonlit night.
By Which Light Does This Hand Scramble?
I’ve watched it, For an hour or two now - I forget - time has become so untrustworthy, I couldn’t tell you… But I have watched.
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