urban legend

Urban legends have captivated us from ancient eras to the modern day; a deep dive into scary lore and 'could be true' tales about Bigfoot, Slender Man, the Suicide Forest and beyond.

Tom Baker3 days ago
Hangman's Road
So, you want to learn the mystery of "Hangman's Road"? You want to know, exactly, why they call it Hangman's Road? Have you got a minute, my dear? Because it is rather a lot to relate. All true, by th...
L.A Banks5 days ago
The Five Most Frightening Creepypasta Stories
The internet has spawned many fun and fabulous user-driven sites over the years. However, there’s one that’s guaranteed to frighten: Creepy Pasta. Creepypasta (a mash-up of the words ‘creepy’ and ‘cop...
Tom Baker7 days ago
When Mary Came Home
Bill looked out of the driver's side window and did a double-take. Standing at the edge of the road was what appeared to be a young girl. She had long blonde hair, was wearing a white dress, long. Kin...
Tom Baker11 days ago
The Creep on the Phone
She shivered on the couch, the bowl of popcorn resting across her crossed legs. "We interrupt this program to bring you a special bulletin: a maniac has escaped from the Cravenshurst Hospital for the ...
Verona Jones24 days ago
The Mystery of the Casa Grande Domes
I'm a paranormal freak. I love stories about the paranormal, especially ones that are true ones. My favorite stories are ones based on urban legends. Urban legends like the Mothman or the Haunted High...
Unsolved: Historical Mysteries
There are hundreds of unsolved mysteries throughout history, but these four have managed to confuse and perplex even those trained to crack tough cases. Years later, many of these cases remain open, a...
Kevin Harnessa month ago
10 Strange Creatures That May Be Out There
Most of our world remains unexplored, so what otherworldly creatures rule the skies, lurk in the darkest depths of the ocean, in the densest of forests or even are lurking under our feet? Here are 10 ...
Ace picassoa month ago
3 Terrifying Creepypastas You'll Want to Share
Throughout time and history, in every country, in every culture, there are legends and tales that captivate and terrify. With the invention of the internet came the “CreepyPasta,” the modern horror st...
Jules 2 months ago
'Where the Bogles Live'—A Glimpse of Northern Irish Folklore
"There’s a bogle by the bour-tree at the lang loan heid, I canna thole the thocht o him, he fills ma hert wi dreid; He skirls like a hoolet, an he rattles aa his banes, An gies himsel an unco fash to ...
Skylar Abdeljalil2 months ago
Four Theories About Why Vampires Hate Garlic
Vampires are one of the world's most feared supernatural creatures. These cunning predators have only one desire; to feast on the blood of humans. And, Twilight notwithstanding, they're terrifyingly g...
Kadesh Vega3 months ago
Six Terrifying Urban Legends From Latin America
Every area of the world has its own unique stories and legends; however, Latin America has some of the most terrifying of all. Here are six ghastly tales from South America that will be sure to keep y...
Ossiana Tepfenhart3 months ago
Urban Legends That Inspired Horror Movies
Urban legends are a staple of living in the United States and being a teenager. There isn't a person alive who doesn't enjoy a ghost story, and among teens, that's basically all you can really do when...
Chad Perkins4 months ago
The Black Eyed Children
What are the black eyed children, are they real or are just a myth? The black eyed children are supposedly paranormal creatures who are the ages between 6-16 years of age. They are creatures who roam ...
E A4 months ago
The Legend of 'La Casa Matusita'
"Casa Matusita" is probably one of the places with the most paranormal activity in Lima and Peru, and walking by there still gives people chills. In Peru, there are many urban stories that tell facts ...
Michelle Spittle4 months ago
A Trilogy of Yorkshire Witches
As a child Halloween wasn’t the big commercial enterprise that it is now; I along with my sister and brother used to dress up in the obligatory home-made witch or wizard costume which comprised of a b...
Jeffery Paul5 months ago
The Dover Lights
The Ozark National Forest in northern Arkansas is 1.2 million acres of some of the best that the Natural State has to offer in terms of camping, hiking, and other outdoor activities. It is also the ho...
Meggie Leigh5 months ago
'Cryptids' That Turned out to Be Real
This list will be describing some of the animals whose existence was once considered mythical; regular animals that had, at one point, been put into the same category as Bigfoot or a Yeti.
Meggie Leigh5 months ago
The Michigan Dogman
I've been interested in Cryptozoology, the paranormal, and supernatural all my life, but I'd never had such a clear encounter with anything until sometime in mid-October, 2016 in West Michigan. In my ...