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***Content Warning: Abuse*** The mirror showed a reflection that wasn't my own. I stood there, hair dripping, wrapped in a yellow striped towel, white-knuckling the cold ceramic sink. My reflection did the same, but still, something was off. My palms were all that supported my teetering balance as I leaned in and inspected the faux visage for its defining flaw.Meagan DionPublished 2 months ago in Horror
*** Content Warning: Although humorous, this is a ghost story. Contains descriptions of after-death experiences. The aged leather of the barely-padded seat felt welcoming and familiar, or at least it would have, if he had any feeling in his spectral buttocks. Phil sighed, or would have, if anything existed in his translucent chest to hold the air it would require. The memories of his senses would have to suffice. His cold, unfeeling hands curled lovingly around the cracked bakelite rim of the narrow steering wheel.Dana CrandellPublished 8 days ago in Horror
A Lesson in Etiquette
My first neighbour was an older gentleman who had recently been widowed. Even though his wife was a long-time baker, he had still found the time and energy to bake me a welcoming cake. The icing was leaky, and the cake was dry, but the kind thought made my day. He really made me feel at home and part of the neighbourhood, even if he was the only one to welcome me to the apartment complex.Oneg In The ArcticPublished 9 days ago in Horror
Work is Hell
Tuesdays are curious. They’re particularly and troublingly curious when an entire building disappears from the office park you’re working at. Twelve stories of concrete, metal and glass slipping quietly into nothingness. Or, at least, away from this particular thingness.
The Greys: An In-Depth Look at the Galaxy's Most Elusive Party Crashers
Let's talk about aliens. No, not the kind you find in the corners of your eyes when you first wake up, but the extraterrestrial kind that have been haunting our dreams and pop culture for decades. You know the ones: large heads, almond-shaped eyes, and a penchant for abducting cows and probing humans. That's right, I'm talking about the cryptid alien species known as "The Greys."Heather N KingPublished 19 days ago in Horror
The Shelling Ceremony
As a scallop, there are fewer more deadly creatures in the sea than the merfolk. Should we escape the clutches of our natural predators and live to the ripe old age of 5, we become susceptible to a new kind of predation.
Coffin Joe of Brazil
"What is life? It is the beginning of death. What is death? It is the end of life. What is existence? It is the continuity of blood. What is blood? It is the reason to exist." — José Mojica Marins as Coffin Joe in At Midnight I'll Take Your Soul (1964)J.A. HernandezPublished about a month ago in Horror
Defying Death: The Mind-Boggling True Story of a Headless Chicken that Survived for 18 Months
Have you ever heard a story so incredible that it seemed too good to be true? Well, prepare to be amazed as we delve into the life of the most resilient chicken in history. We'll uncover the fascinating tale of Mike the Headless Chicken, who astonishingly lived for 18 months without a head. If you're intrigued, keep reading to discover how this seemingly impossible feat occurred and the bizarre, yet inspiring, legacy Mike left behind.Arthur FlowerPublished about a month ago in Horror
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Horror story:The Haunting of Willowbrook Manor
Title: The Haunting of Willowbrook Manor Word Chapter 1: The Old House It was a dark and stormy night as Sarah Bradford drove down the winding road leading to Willowbrook Manor. The ancient mansion had stood abandoned for decades, shrouded in local legends and tales of haunting. Sarah, a thrill-seeker and avid ghost hunter, had decided to spend the night in the manor to investigate the stories for herself.
My best friend Jordan and I went on a camping trip. It wasn't at one of those campgrounds with facilities and a pool; we were on our own in the woods. Just the two of us. After parking the car at the entrance of the dispersed campground, we grabbed our heavy backpacks with all of our supplies and headed down the trail. At first, things seemed typical. It was a nice day, the sun was out but it wasn't too hot, and the trees gently swayed about. This wasn't our first time camping on our own. We knew what to expect.Andi LeighPublished 10 minutes ago in Horror
Horror story :House at the End of the Lane
The House at the End of the Lane Part 1: The Arrival The rain poured heavily as Emily drove down the narrow road, the windshield wipers struggling to keep up. She glanced at the directions one more time, hoping she was heading in the right direction. After a long drive, she finally arrived at her destination—a small, old house at the end of a desolate lane.
The Unsolved Mystery of Bus 375: Delving into the Unknown Realms
Bus 375 - Mysterious Case: An Inside Look at the Investigation is an in-depth analysis of a high-profile case that took the transportation industry by storm. This article offers a comprehensive account of the investigation, analysis, and breakthroughs that led to the arrest and conviction of a suspect.Gopinath.RPublished 31 minutes ago in Horror
Horror story:The Whispering Shadows 2
Title: The Whispering Shadows Once upon a time, in the small town of Ravenbrook, nestled deep within the heart of a dense forest, there stood an old, decrepit mansion known as Hollowcrest Manor. The manor had a sinister reputation, with rumors of hauntings and unspeakable horrors that echoed through the whispers of the townsfolk.
Horror story:The Whispering Shadows
Title: The Whispering Shadows Part I: The Haunting Amelia had always been fascinated by the supernatural. She enjoyed reading horror stories and exploring haunted places. So, when she heard about the abandoned mansion on the outskirts of town, she couldn't resist the temptation to investigate. Little did she know that this decision would plunge her into a nightmare she could never escape.
Horror story:The Cursed Manor
The Cursed Manor Part I: The Arrival The storm raged on as Evelyn's car crawled along the desolate road. The rain pounded against the windshield, obscuring her vision and adding to the sense of foreboding that had settled in her heart. She had heard the rumors about the old manor at the end of the road, but she needed a place to stay for the night, and the storm had left her with no other choice.
"Unraveling the Enigma: The Mysterious Serbian Dancing Lady"
In the realm of myths and urban legends, the tale of the Serbian Dancing Lady stands out as an eerie and captivating mystery. With origins rooted in a video that surfaced on TikTok, this enigmatic figure has left viewers bewildered and fascinated. In this article, we delve into the accounts surrounding the Serbian Dancing Lady, exploring the sparse details and attempts to uncover the truth behind this haunting legend.
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