Welcome to your hub for the creepiest recommendations, from the latest terrifying Stephen King book and bizarre underrated horror films to the most disturbing unsolved true crime cases and unsettling reports of paranormal activity. If it’s strange, unusual, or downright terrifying—we’ve got you covered.
We’re diehard fans of all things macabre and we love nothing more than sharing our odd obsessions with fellow creepy fiends. Here we unearth forgotten crimes, share true ghost stories, and pride ourselves on giving the best recommendations for terrifying books and movies. Peruse the stories below—you’re sure to find something to satiate your appetite for the uncanny.
From urban legends to campfire stories, these short horror stories will satisfy your need for a dose of scary.
The truth is stranger—and more terrifying—than fiction.
Is your door locked?
Psychiatric wards have long served as the backdrop for chilling tales.
These short scary stories are only six words in length, yet you'll find yourself struggling to sleep after reading them. Lock the doors, and dim the lights ...
Is this eerie video a viral stunt? Or something far more sinister?
They watched in terror as the demonic writing appeared above her bed: "Esther Cox, you are mine to kill."
A monster, like a devil, flew up through the trees and disappeared behind the church.
The deaths of the Chase family were anything but restful.
She wears a white gown, with piercing eyes as blue as ice.
By Gary Sweeney
You might want to think twice about taking that cross-country road trip.
By Daniel Hayes