Something Is Under The Bed

When I was thirteen years old, I had an experience that I can’t explain which gave me a horrible scare. Shortly after my grandpa passed away, I lay awake in bed one summer night thinking of him as I listened to my sister snoring across from me. My dad had…

A Message on the Car Radio

This story is in two parts. The first part took place in New York City shortly after my boyfriend died. Of course I was devastated when this happened. He was to be buried in his native Ireland, but on the day of his funeral in Ireland they had a memorial…

Teke – Teke

Tek Tek or Teke-Teke is an urban legend from Japan about a girl who fell under a train and was cut in half. She took a long time to die and now her ghost roams through Japan, dragging her top half along using her claw-like hands. Every time she moves,…

What Happens After Dark

What do you think happens after dark? Do you imagine that night crawlers creep around outside your house? For me this was the scariest thing I have ever discovered. Here is my story about what lurks about after dark. I was never a believer in the paranormal. In fact, I…

Vacant House

The Vacant House is a story about a girl who explores an abandoned building on her street. She suspects it may have been the site of a horrible mass murder that happened years before. One day, a girl named Samantha was riding her bike down the street when she saw…

The Unknown Call

A man named John was working as a 911 operator. It was only his third day on the job and he had only dealt with a few calls so far. That morning, he started to receive strange phone calls from an unknown number. He picked up the phone and said,…

The Man in the Mirror

The Man in the Mirror is a scary story about someone who has a horrifying dream they can’t remember. Then all hell breaks loose. I woke up gasping for air. I just had a dream but I can’t remember what it was. I shake off the disturbed feeling I had…

The Med Student

I stood outside the metal double doors. Being in a morgue at 11:30 in the evening didn’t excite me at all. If it wasn’t so important I wouldn’t have come here tonight. It’s not that I was scared of dead bodies, far from it. After all, what can a dead…

Creepy Apartment

This happened when I was still a college student. My sister was helping me clean up and move all my stuff to this cheap apartment I found near my university. There was only a small kitchen and another room that I planned to use as the bedroom as well as…

Tripping Bathroom

Our office bathroom is a bit weird. Here is why… As I came out of the bathroom one day, I fell on the tile floor really hard and scrapped my knee. It’s weird because there is nothing there to trip on. Back at the resting room, two of my co-workers…

It was Dark

A man comes home to find that his small home town isn’t the happy place he had once known. A dark presence follows him everywhere he goes. What horror’s does the shadow have in store for our hero?

The Mirror

“But I don’t want to sleep.” I uttered to myself. I would wake up, and it would be the next day again, a school day. “School is so boring.” I thought as I got comtherble and shut off the lights. It didn’t take long until I was brought into the…

Touch of Ice

She was coming. I knew she was, I could feel her. In the chilly air, the silvery fog rolling off the ground, she was there. I could feel her close. I ran, ran far and fast. I couldn’t tell where I was going, didn’t care. It was all trivial. The…

The Window Seat

I sat on the bus, staring out the window into the darkness. It was late, and I said nothing as my friends rattled on and on about movie effects, and playing a trick on the teacher with a scary note that Gabe had written. I began to wonder if anything…

Cassie

I let out a shriek as I saw her coming towards me. “No! Cassie stop! Please!,” I yelled frantically. I was backed in a corner. My little sister Cassie had a knife. My eyes darted from her to my mom lying dead on the floor then back to her. She…

Sarah’s Game

Four friends were walking through the woods, shining their flashlights in each other’s faces. Brian, Hannah, Jessica, and Anthony were bored out of their minds and almost nearly wasted, when they stumbled into a clearing. There was a light at the end of the clearing near a towering willow. Coming…

The Boy

“Kiara, don’t do this!” I shouted as I ran down the hallway of the old house. She walked after me, head down, eyes never off of me. Somehow, even though I was running, she kept the same distance away from me. “But I want to,” said Kiara, her voice one…

The Christmas Feast

He first suspected that they were going to eat him when he noticed the distinct lack of Yuletide smells. It wasn’t perhaps a conscious thought, at least not one which had been fully realised, but there was a clear growing uneasiness within him. Somehow he just knew. Surely if a…

The Footsteps

Once, I was in my mom’s room and she said it’s your bed time. I said I’ve got a bad feeling. She said I’m sorry, but it’s a school night. I went to bed, then a noise woke me up. It sounded like footsteps. I turned around and there were…

Dexter the unwanted doll

Sally, a normal average 7 year old girl. ‘she loved toys ‘teddies’ ice cream’ and lollies  but the thing she loved the most were dolls. Her room was filled with dolls. She had all kinds of them, little dolls big dolls old dolls and new dolls. ” Sally dear get…

Peek-a-boo i see you!

Kally and her family just moved into a new house in the woods but they have no neighbours  Kally is 8 years old  about to turn 9 in 2 weeks . It was 8: 30 pm as Kally was getting ready for bed in her new room she has never…

The Attic

She could hear it. Tapping. Slow at first, then faster…and faster… The house was deathly silent. Only the resonating patter of rain drops across glass filled the home. With every thump of wind against the house, her heart followed. Thump. Thump. Thump. The attic. Something was in the attic.  …

The Evil Teddy

A couple years ago, there was a boy & his family who lived in a house up north. He was an only child and the boy’s only friend was a shiny, caramel-colored teddy bear. The boy always went everywhere with his bear and was always with it. Six short years…

Woman In The Mirror

Ever felt like someone’s watching you, monitoring every move? No? Well Zoe has. Walking towards my house on day after school, I felt like someone was watching me. I I just had that feeling. The eerie chill surrounding me made me nervous, and as I opened the door of my…