Tuesday, March 26, 2019
Creepypasta

Browsing the "mysteries" Tag

The Canada Geese of Lake Pleasant

I’m a researcher studying Canada Geese for the last ten years. I’ve never published my research. Specifically, my small team and I study a small population of Canada Geese that migrates to Arizona during the winter months from Alaska. This [...]

March 24, 2019 Animals and Wildlife, Deaths, Murders, and Disappearances, Investigations and Crimes, Jobs and Occupations, Nature and the Outdoors, Science and Experimentation, Strange and Unexplained

The Thing in the Window (Illustrated Creepypasta)

I’m pretty freaked out. That thing has been there for almost a week. The figure in the window. It looks featureless, only skin on a human frame, and it’s pressing itself against the glass somehow. I don’t know how it [...]

March 14, 2019 Beings and Entities, Monsters, Creatures, and Cryptids, Suspense and Thrillers

The Old Lie of the Dead Lands

The Old Lie of the Dead Lands ‘frankness as never before, disillusions as never told in the old days, hysterias, trench confessions, laughter out of dead bellies. There died a myriad, And of the best, among them, For an old [...]

March 11, 2019 Artifacts and Objects, Historical Fiction, Journals and Diaries, Strange and Unexplained

The Portal in the Woods

“Dad, you said you’d play catch with me!” I yelled as my father walked past me to his office, where he spent most of his days when he wasn’t at work. “I’m sorry, bud, I’ve gotta get these documents done [...]

March 10, 2019 Children and Childhood, Deaths, Murders, and Disappearances, Nature and the Outdoors, Science Fiction and Aliens, Strange and Unexplained

I Think I’m Being Followed

My name’s Abigail Stitcher. I’m 15 years old, and I think I’m being followed. You see, I live in a relatively small town, with a population of 1,476 or so. Birch Run, they call it. Nothing’s ever really happens there, [...]

March 9, 2019 Children and Childhood, Deaths, Murders, and Disappearances, Investigations and Crimes, Strange and Unexplained, Suspense and Thrillers

The Strigil Institute

In central Vermont you have to drive to get just about anywhere. In high school, once I had my own car, I built up a mental map of roads good and bad, this giant web linking my house, my school, [...]

March 8, 2019 Deaths, Murders, and Disappearances, Locations and Sites, Madness, Paranoia, and Mental Illness, Science and Experimentation, Science Fiction and Aliens, Strange and Unexplained

When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?

When I first saw Arron, he was lying on the floor of the Thompson’s bedroom, still as death. “Hey! Are you okay?” I prodded him with my toe. Then I crouched down and shook him, like mad, until his eyes [...]

March 5, 2019 Apocalyptic and Dystopian, Beings and Entities, Demons and Possession, Dreams and Nightmares, Ghosts and Spirits, Occult, Magic, and Witchcraft, Religion and Spirituality, Strange and Unexplained, Technology, the Internet, and the Deep Web

Mommy Sleeps in the Basement

“Speak louder, please.” I put my hand up next to my ear from the back of the room, signaling that she would need to raise her voice. She took a deep breath. I could see anxiety turning her cheeks beet [...]

March 3, 2019 Abductions and Kidnappings, Children and Childhood, Deaths, Murders, and Disappearances, Investigations and Crimes

My Son Did the Momo Challenge

I looked at the phone.  I waited for the text to come back.  It was maybe about ten, fifteen minutes. That hideous face popped up on the screen, with the reply. “You didn’t do the last task I asked of [...]

March 2, 2019 Abductions and Kidnappings, Children and Childhood, Deaths, Murders, and Disappearances, Investigations and Crimes, Monsters, Creatures, and Cryptids, Strange and Unexplained, Technology, the Internet, and the Deep Web

Trailer

My family has never been high-class. My dad is a drunk, constantly out of work, and he yells more than he talks. My mom yells back just as much, but at least she doesn’t drink; she takes her anger out [...]

February 11, 2019 Artifacts and Objects, Children and Childhood, Deaths, Murders, and Disappearances, Monsters, Creatures, and Cryptids, Strange and Unexplained