Wednesday, March 20, 2019
Creepypasta

Browsing the "cult" Tag

the village

The Village

To whom it may concern, my name is Michael Dean Fox. I’m writing this as a step by step reenactment of the cold winter night I had spent in the back country of East Tennessee. Some of the things I [...]

November 12, 2018 Strange and Unexplained
My Local Costco Has a Secret Basement

My Local Costco Has a Secret Basement

My husband is dying. Despite his good prognosis after the accident, he gets weaker every day. When he became unable to even say my name, I got desperate. I posted details of his condition on every forum I could find. [...]

October 29, 2018 Deaths, Murders, and Disappearances, Locations and Sites, Rites and Rituals, Strange and Unexplained
My Roommate Joined a Cult

My Roommate Joined a Cult

  I’m a student at Bridgewater State in Massachusetts. I share a dorm with my roommate, Wallace. We both major in computer science, and that’s all we’ve ever talked about on the rare occasions that we actually speak to one [...]

October 6, 2018 Rites and Rituals, Technology, the Internet, and the Deep Web
The Laughing Prophet

The Laughing Prophet

The following article was sent by journalist Roberto Costa Campos, expert in criminal investigation, for the writing of “Na Hora”, a tabloid newspaper in São Paulo. Roberto was known for his daring and his lack of fear in investigating anything, [...]

September 20, 2018 Deaths, Murders, and Disappearances, Rites and Rituals
My Neighbor's Dog Has a Zipper

My Neighbor’s Dog Has a Zipper

At first, I didn’t think anything of it. My neighbor would stop to chat with me, leash in hand, and I would catch glimpses of the metal slider dangling from its belly. I assumed it was wearing a piece of [...]

August 14, 2018 Animals and Wildlife, Beings and Entities, Strange and Unexplained
If Glass Could Scream

If Glass Could Scream

“Purgatory on Earth” read the flyer as it flapped unevenly in the wind, poorly stapled against the wooden post of a power line. It was an interesting title, not exactly the alluring intro phrase most religious recruitment ads used. For [...]

August 11, 2018 Hell and the Afterlife, Madness, Paranoia, and Mental Illness, Religion and Spirituality, Strange and Unexplained
The Bethesda Cult

The Bethesda Cult

      There I was, sweating in my uncomfortable seat, surrounded by the sounds of obnoxious unsynchronized clapping. Todd Howard had just made his usual appearance on the annual E3 gaming expo stage. The crowd was anxious, awaiting their [...]

June 22, 2018 Rites and Rituals, Strange and Unexplained, Video Games and Gaming
The Summer I was Eighteen and Saved

The Summer I was Eighteen and Saved

The summer that I was eighteen, I was trying to find something bigger than myself. I was a dumb kid, but dumb in the sense that I didn’t understand when I was in too deep. Ask me anything about literary [...]

May 28, 2018 Apocalyptic and Dystopian, Deaths, Murders, and Disappearances, Locations and Sites
tales from the gas station

Tales from the Gas Station

PART ONE At the edge of our town, there’s a shitty gas station that’s open twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week. If you were to go inside, you’d see row after row of off-brand chips, cookies, potted meats [...]

December 30, 2017 Dark Comedy, Humor, and Parodies, Locations and Sites, Madness, Paranoia, and Mental Illness
Elagabalus

Elagabalus

Chapter VI I had managed to find the dark place described in the journals. It was apparent that I was not looking hard enough during my first few perusals of Kathryn’s entries, because all of the clues were there. My [...]

December 1, 2017 Deaths, Murders, and Disappearances