I can't fall back to sleep. I don't even remember what woke me up, but now that I'm awake I can't fall back asleep no matter how hard I try. Counting sheep doesn't seem to help. It wouldn't even be that bad being awake in...

Officially, Yuri Gagarin was the first human to reach outer space. His historic flight in April of 1961 kick-started the space race in earnest. The Soviet space program, however, was shrouded in secrecy from the beginning. There have long been questions regarding the existence of...

The following stories were uploaded to Crappypasta over the past week: El Cadejo White Shrouded Torso The Hitchhike 11 Miles Ritual Performance Come and Eat The Intersection Ask Walkers Comments on the roundups will be closed โ€“ if you have feedback on any of the stories...

Iโ€™ve told this story many times, and without exception it has provoked the same reaction - disbelief. No matter how difficult it is for people to process, and no matter how many conventional explanations have been offered, this did happen and itโ€™s an experience I...

I once knew a guy who looked almost exactly like me. He had the same curly brown hair, only slightly darker. He had the same crooked nose, only a bit smaller. Even our eyes were similar; both almond-shaped, but his irises were a slightly lighter...

After ten years of nightmarish terror, saved only by the conviction of the reality that I witnessed that night, I will vouch for the truth of what really happened to Ruby Trent. For the longest time I held onto the hope that my experience was...

Before I start, I just wanted to explain that what youโ€™re about to read will make you question the writerโ€™s identity, my identity. Believe me when I say that I am too. Youโ€™ll question whether Iโ€™m telling a lie, or maybe you wonโ€™t even believe...

*Jenny, short for Jennifer, is a feminine given name, a Cornish form of Guinevere/Gwenhwyfar adopted into the English language during the 20th century. It may mean "white enchantress" or "the fair one" (from Proto-Celtic *Windo-seibrฤ "white phantom"). I heard this story from my grandma when I...

Alex leans in to examine the wall closer. Alex and her partner, Rebecca, had been driving for the last four hours and Rebecca had a tendency to fill the silence with her trademark โ€œstream of consciousnessโ€ chatter. As soon as Alex heard the final cough...

I woke to my friend, Tom, climbing through my window. It was a summerโ€™s night, around 2AM, and the heat had been unbearable for days. For that reason I had left my window open slightly to let what cool air there was filter into my...

Hello, readers. My name is unimportant. I am here to share a story of mine that Iโ€™ve kept bottled up for quite some time. Iโ€™m a believer in the uncanny and weird, as long as it is within the boundaries of reason. Even so, I...