Sunday, May 19, 2019
Creepypasta

Browsing the "legends" Tag

Crossroads

Crossroads

During nightly hours of yore, in a time of horror and war, I would sit on a dank oak bench with my eyes shut, calm and closure. Then, my eyes open when I sense a figure approach me with grace. [...]

March 29, 2017 Beings and Entities, Folklore and Folktales, Myths and Legends, Poems and Poetry
The Merton Account

The Merton Account

Dear Mr. Valentine, As per your request, I’ve collected reliable morsels of information from the many and often incoherent accounts that detail the events which transpired in Merton on September 2nd, 1996. It is only with great reluctance that I [...]

March 23, 2017 Artifacts and Objects, Folklore and Folktales, Myths and Legends
Die Teufelsbrücke

Die Teufelsbrücke

People always get the wrong end of the stick when I tell them that my grandad was a Nazi. I mean, of course he was in the Leipzig branch of the Hitler Youth as a teen, joined the party when [...]

March 14, 2017 Folklore and Folktales, Historical Fiction, Locations and Sites, Myths and Legends
The Mummers

The Mummers

When I was a child, the mummers came to town. It was not quite Solstice’s Eve yet. The nights were long and dark, and most nights a thin, jagged coat of haw frost would top the trees in glistening frigidity. [...]

March 12, 2017 Beings and Entities, Folklore and Folktales, Myths and Legends, Strange and Unexplained
The Banshee

The Banshee

I consider myself to be a logical being. My experiences in life have led me to such a conclusion that approaching problems from a skeptical and logical viewpoint is in my best interest and is, as far as I understand [...]

March 11, 2017 Beings and Entities, Folklore and Folktales, Myths and Legends
The Coldest Day

The Coldest Day

Bitter cold was nothing new for Northern Alberta, especially not for January, and the cacophony of wind that tore through the woodlands was nothing if not wholly familiar and almost comforting to the one that huddled in the tree line, [...]

March 7, 2017 Beings and Entities, Folklore and Folktales, Myths and Legends
Abgar’s Story

Abgar’s Story

I’m unsure of what to say. All I can say is that I’m scared. Very scared. My hands shake violently as I hastily scribble down a few words onto the coarse wooden tablet. This is my only hope. “In the [...]

March 6, 2017 Based on True Events, Folklore and Folktales, Historical Fiction, Myths and Legends, Science Fiction and Aliens, Uncategorized
Hidden People

Hidden People

It had to be close to 12 now. The silver gleam of the full moon was spilling through the woodland trees, illuminating all it touched. Evan looked at his watch. It was 5 minutes to 12. Although it was not [...]

March 4, 2017 Beings and Entities, Folklore and Folktales, Myths and Legends
Windigo Eyes

Windigo Eyes

[fvplayer src=”http://youtube.com/watch?v=to3waLaZpKo”] Windigo Eyes Credit: Vince “Gatekeeper” Bios [...]

February 9, 2017 Folklore and Folktales, Historical Fiction, Myths and Legends, Uncategorized
The Pixies

The Pixies

Chapter 1 What I’m about to tell you will seem unbelievable, inconceivable, and I’m sure downright made up. I can’t help the way that it sounds. I can only tell you what happened, what I remember, and hope that someone [...]

January 18, 2017 Beings and Entities, Folklore and Folktales, Myths and Legends