Wednesday, April 24, 2019
Creepypasta

Browsing the "Madness, Paranoia, and Mental Illness" Category

Floor 48

I was pretty tight for cash, and yeah, slightly drunk too. I entered that old hotel building on a bet with my friend Tommy, for an amount of money I’m ashamed to even say. The story goes, that back in [...]

January 23, 2019 Locations and Sites, Madness, Paranoia, and Mental Illness, Strange and Unexplained

Mr. Banana

We’d been doing civics for the past month. I was teaching second grade at Witherspoon Elementary, struggling to teach the meaning of Gettysburg and the Battle of Princeton to a bunch of eight year-olds, especially without giving a diatribe about [...]

January 11, 2019 Deaths, Murders, and Disappearances, Madness, Paranoia, and Mental Illness

The Empty Apartment

I moved into my apartment complex two months ago. I started hearing things a week later. It was subtle at first. Sometimes, in the middle of the night, I would wake up to a faint scratching sound from somewhere behind [...]

January 10, 2019 Artifacts and Objects, Drugs and Addictions, Madness, Paranoia, and Mental Illness

Dead Arm

I’ve been completely clean for about two years, now, and I owe it all to the last drug I ever took. It apparently goes by many names, and it’s not easy to get your hands on it. The people who [...]

January 9, 2019 Artifacts and Objects, Drugs and Addictions, Madness, Paranoia, and Mental Illness

I Found a Letter From My Stalker

I found this note, nailed onto a tree on my front lawn. I really don’t know how to describe it. I’ll just let you read it yourself. [Note start] I saw you today. It was your birthday. You didn’t see [...]

January 6, 2019 Body Horror, Madness, Paranoia, and Mental Illness, Strange and Unexplained

I Hope I Never Dream Again

Dreams are supposed to be a magical place, a place where we can escape from our everyday lives, where our imagination can run free. I have often heard my friends complain that they don’t dream enough, or that their dreams [...]

January 1, 2019 Beings and Entities, Dreams and Nightmares, Ghosts and Spirits, Madness, Paranoia, and Mental Illness

White Noise

I noticed it almost immediately. The phenomenon began one day while I was still an undergrad in college. My alarm went off, and I grudgingly let it ring for few seconds before ending it, yanking the covers off my body, [...]

December 30, 2018 Madness, Paranoia, and Mental Illness, Sounds and Voices, Strange and Unexplained

Obey the Pattern

I’m writing this while I still have control of my body. There needs to be a record of what’s happening to me, so if it happens to you, at least you’ll know—you’re not alone. I can’t explain what’s going on. [...]

December 22, 2018 Beings and Entities, Madness, Paranoia, and Mental Illness, Strange and Unexplained
find yourself in a tunnel

You Find Yourself in a Tunnel

You find yourself in pitch darkness. You don’t entirely know where you are, how you got there, you simply don’t remember. Neither, you thought to yourself at that moment, do you care. Your main priority was just to get out [...]

December 11, 2018 Deaths, Murders, and Disappearances, Madness, Paranoia, and Mental Illness
bump in the night

A Bump in the Night

Eider listened silently to the long and terrible creek that echoed through the silence of the night. It was far past his bedtime, the light up Spiderman clock mounted on the wall displaying the numbers “10:00”. Eider was supposed to [...]

November 21, 2018 Beings and Entities, Madness, Paranoia, and Mental Illness, Monsters, Creatures, and Cryptids