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On a Hill

Part 1 The events of the past several days have both shaken my understanding of the world, and left me with a disheartened and perplexed disposition. Yet I feel that I must organise these events in ...
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The Systelien Specter

Back in May of 2010, my best friend, Andy, and I wanted to make a video game that we thought was going to change virtual reality gaming and the horror genre forever. We were both out ...
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Forgotten Valentine

I had managed to keep a healthy scepticism of ghosts, ghouls and all things supernatural until I was 28. I found most claims of such things to be dubious at best, and harmful at worst. I ...
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In The Land of Black and White

โ€œBitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean.โ€ - Maya Angelou I know of an anecdote, one about a little girl named Madeline. Little Maddie ...
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Pretend

Luke stepped out of the warm comfort of his best friendโ€™s house into the cold winter air. The sun was quickly slipping beneath the horizon and the trees of the forest cast long twisted shadows across ...
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dear abby
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Dear Abby

Dear Abby, We've never met before, so this may seem a bit odd, but I feel this is necessary. My name's Jay for starters, I work the checkout line at the grocery store up on 67th ...
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Lightning

We had just moved into a little ranch house in the suburbs. Storybook neighborhood โ€“ quiet, friendly neighbors, picket fences, the whole nine yards. Suffice it to say that this was supposed to be a new ...
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An Egg

It was a car accident. Nothing particularly remarkable, but fatal nonetheless. You left behind a wife and two children. It was a painless death. The EMTs tried their best to save you, but to no avail ...
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survival guide
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Survival Guide

We've all been there. You have just gone to a certain place, at a certain time on a certain date, done a special thing and the thing you suspected would happen has just fucking happened, not ...
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Julia Legare

A few years ago I was spending some time with friends exploring old, supposedly haunted, places. We were at the Edisto First Presbyterian Church, where a girl named Julia Legare was buried in her family mausoleum ...
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The Gift Of Mercy

[MESSAGE BEGINS] We made a mistake. That is the simple, undeniable truth of the matter, however painful it might be. The flaw was not in our Observatories, for those machines were as perfect as we could ...
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Dust

The last storm was already on the horizon when I woke that Sunday morning. It hung in the south, a solid black wall of dust, churning and seemingly motionless. Iโ€™d every intention of sleeping late into ...
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Hallowed Ground
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9.07

Hallowed Ground

I donโ€™t think thereโ€™s anything more beautiful than a cemetery in the fall, though I love cemeteries no matter the season. Thereโ€™s normally an abundance of majestically tall trees, more than you typically find in a ...
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When Science Found God
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When Science Found God

Iโ€™ve never much cared for religion. I mean, itโ€™s interesting and all; the old parables and philosophic insights from people two millenniums removed from the present. I particularly enjoy the books of the Apocrypha, and the ...
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The Quiet Sky
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The Quiet Sky

It started when we called out to the stars; into the darkness. We felt so small, tumbling through vast emptiness while clinging to the skin of the world, and without a single reason why. We were ...
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The Blaganschlor
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The Blaganschlor

This pasta was the second place winner of our Ghost Stories Creepypasta Writing Challenge. Congratulations! The first place winner will go live tomorrow. You can read the third place story here. โ€œHave you seen the Blaganschlor ...
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Blindness

Itโ€™s true what they say - that when a person goes blind their other senses heighten in order to compensate. Knowing that, and thinking back on everything that happened to me, I still canโ€™t come to ...
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Willow Creek

This pasta was the first place winner of our Gaming Creepypasta Challenge. Congratulations to moonlit_cove! The second and third placed winners will have their stories uploaded on the 20th and 21st. Thanks to everyone who participated! ...
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Maisie Went Missing Last Year

Last summer, I flew back to my hometown for a school reunion. It had been almost three years since I had graduated from school, and aside from close friends, I had heard nothing from the rest ...
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When Gods Blink

On the 25th March, at 14:57GMT, the world stopped for 27 minutes and 54 seconds. No-one noticed at first. Those that eventually did were ordered to keep quiet. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- There was no sudden jolt, no collapsing ...
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The Skinwalker

My father told me a story once. Iโ€™ll never forget it, for a few reasons. I think itโ€™s the first story he ever told me as a child. It's also the story of how my grandfather ...
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