'A genuinely disturbing place': England's spookiest sites inspire new ghost stories from top writers
The likes of Sarah Perry, Jeanette Winterson and Mark Haddon have penned dark tales of ancient houses and hauntings, spanning the country from Audley End in Essex to York Cold War Bunker
The 10 Best Ghost Stories
What Makes a Ghost Story Effective?
In the summer of my 36th year I made a daring change in my life and moved to a farming community in the Hudson Valley. I rented a 200-year-old Dutch stone house, all but empty except for the necess…
How To Write A Modern Ghost Story—Without A Ghost
Top 10 ghost stories
From Toni Morrison’s desolate tale of slavery’s legacy to Alice Sebold’s vision of heaven, Louise Doughty selects the best books that defy disbelief
Wisconsin's Top 10 Ghost Stories and Creepy Places
Come with us as we explore the ghost stories, legends, and haunted places of Wisconsin, USA. Who doesn't love a great creepy story? Subscribe to A Grave in B...
Talking Ghost Stories with Andy Nyman
The hit Brit horror film GHOST STORIES has just become available to buy on DVD and Blu-ray. Andy Nyman, the film’s writer, director and star, originally hails from Alchemy’s hometown of Leicester. So we despatched our resident horror fiend, Gavin Baddeley, to talk to Andy, and get the inside story on this homegrown chiller. Andy co-created GHOST STORIES with Jeremy Dyson, who together initially wrote it…
Vermont Folklore, Myths, Legends, Ghost Stories & More
I grew up watching TV westerns, thanks to my grandfather. When most people can’t remember anything beyond their past few years, I can clearly recall being held as a baby, learning to walk in a walker and TV westerns. The sounds of Cheyenne, The Rifleman, Gunsmoke, Maverick and many others formed my first years in …
10 Country Ghost Stories That Will Chill You to the Bone
We don't recommend reading about these spooky backwoods hauntings in the dark.
10 of Scotland’s spookiest forgotten ghost stories
We all know about the Mackenzie Poltergeist and the Pink Lady of Stirling Castle, but what about Scotland's lesser-known ghost stories?
10 Spooky, Beautiful Southeast Asian Ghost Stories
Haunted novels from Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, Singapore, and Vietnam
Learn ghost stories, legends of Erie County
Stephanie Wincik, paranormal author and leader of Candlelight Ghost Walks, will join a Facebook live discussion Thursday at 11 a.m.
10 Ghost Stories That Will Haunt You for Life
Spooky tales of hauntings and demonic possessions have been told since ancient times. In time for Halloween, here's a look at the scariest ghost stories.
Urban Legends And Ghost Stories From East Texas
Friday the 13th has come and gone, and Halloween might as well be a lifetime away, but it's always a good time for a good ghost story.
20 haunted Los Angeles landmarks and their ghost stories
For such a young city, Los Angeles does quite a swift business in hauntings (maybe it's the specter of the film industry?). It's not just our creaky old West Adams mansions that have ghosts either—p...
20 October and Halloween-Themed Writing Prompts
October is the perfect month for Halloween classroom activities! Inspire creativity in your students’ writing by adding some fun creative writing prompts to your lesson plan. Check out the list below to find free autumn or Halloween writing prompts that your students will love.
10 Terrifying Ghost Stories Of Dead Prostitutes
When we think of ghost stories, we may visualize old castles and graveyards with haunting spirits lurking in the shadows. For many, such stories are nothin
How internet ghost stories take on a life of their own
The scary stories of today's kids are fueled by memes and viral content, no campfires or sleepovers required.
10 Scary Ghost Stories That Will Chill You to the Bone