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Browsing the "Myths and Legends" Category

The Maiden and the Lost Villagers

The Maiden and the Lost Villagers

The young maiden knelt amongst the rubble and smoldering wreckage that was once her simple home. Smoke plumed into the sky and ash hung thick in the air. It stung her eyes, but that was not the cause for the [...]

December 29, 2016 Apocalyptic and Dystopian, Beings and Entities, Folklore and Folktales, Myths and Legends
The Facility

The Facility

It only took her a moment to figure out that this wasn’t where she wanted to be. The paint chipped and wallpaper peeled down as if bowing its head in resignation to the dilapidated state of the facility. She walked [...]

December 15, 2016 Beings and Entities, Folklore and Folktales, Myths and Legends
The Squire and the Black Scroll

The Squire and the Black Scroll

Kneeling before the Knight, Edwin accepted the scroll with great honor. It was such an odd thing he held; one of the likes he had never experienced before. The parchment was cold to the touch and made from leather of [...]

December 14, 2016 Artifacts and Objects, Folklore and Folktales, Myths and Legends
Past All Hope

Past All Hope

A tropical retreat in Cozumel full of sun bathing or scuba diving? Kayaking with the whales, or sky diving in Nova Scotia? Or how about that eerie and highly illegal trip into the Paris catacombs where Holestead paid the fine [...]

December 5, 2016 Folklore and Folktales, Myths and Legends, Uncategorized
The Forgotten

The Forgotten

When hiking alone in my twenty-fifth year in the southwestern barrens of the Newfoundland interior highlands, I found myself lost for three days in which events took place that disturbed me in ways I thought not possible. In those seventy-two [...]

December 4, 2016 Folklore and Folktales, Locations and Sites, Myths and Legends
Unwanted Room

Unwanted Room

I thought it was a great house and at a price we could afford, despite being laid off after ten years of steady employment and a new baby in my wife’s arms. The area was rural, the nearest neighbors not [...]

November 22, 2016 Folklore and Folktales, Myths and Legends, Strange and Unexplained

Sniff

(A/N: this is a companion piece to Slum) I never liked Rustic Gables Skilled Nursing Facility. Years ago, I worked as an EMT for MediTrans Ambulance Service. We did inter-facility transports, mostly dialysis runs and hospital discharges, so I spent [...]

November 9, 2016 Folklore and Folktales, Locations and Sites, Myths and Legends

The Rake

During the summer of 2003, events in the northeastern United States involving a strange, humanlike creature sparked brief local media interest before an apparent blackout was enacted. Little or no information was left intact, as most online and written accounts [...]

April 27, 2009 Beings and Entities, Creepypasta Classics, Madness, Paranoia, and Mental Illness, Monsters, Creatures, and Cryptids, Myths and Legends