Saturday, February 16, 2019
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Browsing the "Rites and Rituals" Category

Burning Down the House

This story is part of the author’s Father Cooke series of interrelated stories. If you enjoy it, the author invites you to click here to read the other tales in the series. “1…2…3…4…5…6…7.” I flicked the light in the bathroom off [...]

February 6, 2019 Beings and Entities, Demons and Possession, Religion and Spirituality, Rites and Rituals

I Never Should Have Cured My Tinnitus

Tinnitus: a nightmare of a disease affecting millions of people, myself included. How could I best describe this condition? An incessant, nail on a chalkboard screeching that goes on for every minute of every day. Just imagine never experiencing the [...]

January 29, 2019 Beings and Entities, Medical and Hospitals, Rites and Rituals, Sounds and Voices, Strange and Unexplained

I Know Why My Childhood Friend Disappeared

When I was 7, my best friend was a girl named Ava, who was my neighbor. Ava was a sweet kid; I didn’t realize it at the time, but her home life was pure hell. We would always hear her father [...]

January 22, 2019 Children and Childhood, Deaths, Murders, and Disappearances, Investigations and Crimes, Rites and Rituals, Sounds and Voices

Jesus 2.0

This story is part of the author’s Heavensville series of interrelated stories. If you enjoy it, the author invites you to click here to read the other tales in the series. The first thing I noticed about him was his shaggy, [...]

January 15, 2019 Beings and Entities, Demons and Possession, Hell and the Afterlife, Religion and Spirituality, Rites and Rituals, Strange and Unexplained

Don’t Dream It, Be It

This story is part of the author’s Father Cooke series of interrelated stories. If you enjoy it, the author invites you to click here to read the other tales in the series. “I am a very open minded woman,” I told [...]

January 14, 2019 Beings and Entities, Religion and Spirituality, Rites and Rituals

A Holly Jolly Christmas

This story is part of the author’s Father Cooke series of interrelated stories. If you enjoy it, the author invites you to click here to read the other tales in the series. “If you are going to keep me tied to [...]

January 14, 2019 Beings and Entities, Christmas and Holidays, Religion and Spirituality, Rites and Rituals

I Want to Hold Your Hand

This story is part of the author’s Father Cooke series of interrelated stories. If you enjoy it, the author invites you to click here to read the other tales in the series. Magister Alexander laughed at me. “This never gets old.” [...]

January 14, 2019 Beings and Entities, Religion and Spirituality, Rites and Rituals

Someone Has Made It An Annual Tradition to Amputate a Part of My Body

Back in 2012, I went to Las Vegas for a couple of weeks to blow off some steam, along with my severance package after I was laid off. It wasn’t an absurd amount of money, but it was enough to have [...]

January 12, 2019 Body Horror, Rites and Rituals

The Hidden Webpage

Sometimes I find it hard to believe that I’ve been an internet user for twenty years now. That’s older than some of my co-workers. It’s over half my life. And still the internet feels like “the new thing.” I used [...]

January 9, 2019 Beings and Entities, Rites and Rituals, Technology, the Internet, and the Deep Web

Listening

I didn’t know my uncle too well. Which I guess is why I couldn’t shed even a single tear at his funeral. I had only seen him for a few occasions in my life, and most of them was when [...]

January 8, 2019 Beings and Entities, Children and Childhood, Rites and Rituals, Sounds and Voices