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Greyfriars Kirkyard

This is the beautiful Greyfriars Kirkyard in Edinburgh, Scotland. The cemetery is perched on a hill overlooking the “new” town which was built in the 1700’s. It is seemingly an idyllic cemetery dating back to the 1560’s in the city’s historic centre, however, it is believed to be the most haunted cemetery in the world.… Continue reading Greyfriars Kirkyard

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The Krause Ghoul Legend

The legend of the Krause ghoul originates in Cambodia. The story tells of the head of a beautiful woman floating in mid air, with no torso, just her intestines hanging from below her chin……nice! The story has become popular in her native country, and features in many horror movies and TV shows. Thai and Cambodian… Continue reading The Krause Ghoul Legend

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Paranormal Stories

Whether you believe in the paranormal or not, ghostly stories can still be chilling. I have put together a compilation of stories sure enough to send a chill up your spine. Over the span of two years, a teenager from Australia experienced poltergeist activity whilst living with her father. Her mother had a strong psychic… Continue reading Paranormal Stories

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La Sayona

In a small town in the plains of Venezuela, lived a beautiful young woman named Melissa. Her husband was a handsome, caring and loving man, and they had a beautiful baby boy together. One day, Melissa was swimming naked in a near-by river, when a man from the village saw her. The man began stalking… Continue reading La Sayona

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The Headless Nun

Old ghost stories of nuns were one of the main centre points in the 19th century. You will find records of ghostly nuns told by the locals of any small village that was around at the turn of the 20th century. And it’s little surprise, given the important role nuns play in so many communities.… Continue reading The Headless Nun

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The Cursed Grave of Carl Pruitt.

  In Pulaski County, 1938, Carl Pruitt returned home after a long day at work. He was expecting to find his wife in the kitchen, but to his horror, he found his wife in bed with another man. Pruitt was enraged. He grabbed a chain and began strangling his wife and killed her. Her lover… Continue reading The Cursed Grave of Carl Pruitt.

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The St Valentine’s Day Massacre

In honour of Valentine’s day, I thought it would be appropriate to write a story for valentines.In true Dark Hauntings style, it will not be a story of romance, hearts, chocolates or flowers, it’s not even going to be full of “I┬álove yous,” but it will be full of blood, crime, Al Capone, & of… Continue reading The St Valentine’s Day Massacre