Friday, May 24, 2019

Browsing the "Real-World Creepy" Tag

The One About The Pizza Guy

If you really want to hear about it, here’s what happened. It was a long time ago and I was working at a local pizza joint called Peter Pizza. I remember clockwatching, waiting for midnight to strike so I could [...]

April 18, 2017 Dark Comedy, Humor, and Parodies, Deaths, Murders, and Disappearances
“In the Broad Sense”

“In the Broad Sense”

There is something wrong with me. I cannot hide it anymore. I fear my family suspects that something is not quite right with me. They reach out to me, but I pull away. If they came too close, they would [...]

October 24, 2015 Beings and Entities
The Spirits of Detroit

The Spirits of Detroit

Hello, Creepypasta: Here is a short, indie documentary that I made a few years ago about the ghostlore of Detroit. I hope that you enjoy it. –Derek at Addovolt Productions [fvplayer src=””] “The Spirits of Detroit” – A Short Documentary [...]

October 10, 2015 Historical Fiction, Locations and Sites
Diplomat Hotel

Diplomat Hotel

There’s this famous “haunted” hotel in the Philippines. It’s named “Diplomat Hotel.” I am not sure about it’s history since word-of-mouth information tend to distort real history. All I know is that it was an old seminary for Jesuit priests [...]

June 13, 2015 Locations and Sites
Zozo Phenomenon

Zozo Phenomenon

It’s time for another entry into our Real-World Creepy series! This particular topic was sent to me by Sobellium69, who sent me the following message: Recently I have come to knowledge of what is known as the Zozo phenomenon. To [...]

November 20, 2013 Beings and Entities
Forest of Suicides

Forest of Suicides

His room was quaint, containing quarters to sleep, a kitchenette and facilities. Simple, yet exceedingly modern, his room mirrored his personality near-perfectly; simple, open and inviting. It was the home of Tokiro Mitsuko. He sat on the foot of his [...]

September 9, 2013 Deaths, Murders, and Disappearances, Locations and Sites

The Stain of Margaret Schilling

The Ridges – previously known as the Athens Lunatic Asylum – is famous among Ohio University students. The other week, I ran into a friend who recently graduated from OU, and when the conversation turned to spooky things (summer is [...]

July 16, 2013 Locations and Sites

Takakanonuma Greenland

In Japan’s Fukushima Prefecture, there is an abandoned amusement park known as Takakanonuma Greenland. It sits in the outskirts of Hobara, a section of the Japanese city of Date. Very little is known about this park, and its exact location [...]

April 26, 2013 Locations and Sites

The Dibbuk Box

DERPNOTE: Since the “This Man” post was seemingly well-received, I’m going to continue tossing in these sorts of posts every so often. They’re not actual pastas, but interesting things to read about “real life” paranormal events and experiences. My hope [...]

January 12, 2013 Artifacts and Objects

This Man

In January 2006 in New York, the patient of a well-known psychiatrist draws the face of a man that has been repeatedly appearing in her dreams. In more than one occasion that man has given her advice on her private [...]

January 7, 2013 Beings and Entities, Madness, Paranoia, and Mental Illness