Tuesday, May 21, 2019
Creepypasta

Browsing the "teachers" Tag

Henry

The rain beat a steady rhythm on the asphalt. In the dark sky above, the rumble of distant thunder rolled slowly toward us. “Daniel.” The sound of my name pulled me from my reverie. I turned my head away from [...]

May 20, 2019 Beings and Entities, Children and Childhood, Ghosts and Spirits, Locations and Sites, Myths and Legends

The Living History Project

One of my least favorite parts about being a middle school history teacher is the bullshit “Living History” assignments we give at the end of every school year. Kids are supposed to sit with their grandparents and video tape, voice [...]

April 25, 2019 Artifacts and Objects, Deaths, Murders, and Disappearances, Historical Fiction, Journals and Diaries, Locations and Sites, 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 Students Are Disappearing

My name is Oliver Stricc. I’m a 52-year-old biology teacher from a small town in northeastern Nebraska, and I have been for almost 14 years. I’ll be the first to admit that lecturing to a bunch of uninterested high school [...]

February 6, 2019 Children and Childhood, Deaths, Murders, and Disappearances, Locations and Sites, Strange and Unexplained