Supernatural stories include themes such as vampires, werewolves, witches, myths, paranormal activity and ghosts. Spine-tingling, chilling tales can revolve entirely around mythical characters or depict non-human creatures interacting with mortals in everyday life.
The Cactus Flower saloon and hotel was the last establishment you encountered when you exited town heading West and the first one you saw when you entered the town headed East. It attracted a rougher bunch of customers than the Silver Fox did, usually stagecoach drivers and their shotguns. So when the man called Carpenter walked in no one gave him a second look. "What can I do ya for...Read On
The Prom and afterwards.
When Lorelei got home she told her Mom that she had been asked to the prom and that she accepted. Her Mom was very surprised as her daughter had made it clear that she was going alone. 'This young man must be very special person,' her Mother thought to herself. That night as Lorelei had a dream and she knew she was dreaming because she found herself in the cemetery. She walked toward...Read On
The most vivid memory I can recall from all of my years as a truck driver was one lonely December morning, all alone on the outback – well, that's what I called it anyhow – with the wind whistling through the trees and the snow all falling around me, chains on the tires, windshield frosted over: and then her, popping out of the fog like she was an angel, lips streaked with violet, golden...Read On
Angry Horses tale.
It took Angry Horse almost two days and nights to recover from his ordeal, even with the concoction Red Owl had brewed to assist with his healing. On the Morning of the third day he felt strong enough to rise and walk where he immediately headed to Chief Puma's tent. "It is good to see you up," the Chief intoned as he motioned for his brave to sit. "It is good to be up." Angry Horse...Read On
Angry Horse waited until the celebration that always followed a successful hunt, ended before he crept out of the village. The lookouts would see him leave but that was alright. These young men had not yet passed the rites of manhood so they dared not question him. He rode to the top of ridge above the burial grounds and tied up his horse. Soundlessly he moved down the ridge as close to...Read On
The search for the gold
He rode into town that evening astride a magnificent black stallion and tied him up in front of the Silver Fox saloon and entered. He headed straight to the bar and the bartender remembered this man in black and walked up with a smile to greet him. "Evening, Mister Carpenter." "Good Evening, Sam." "What can I do you for?" "Whiskey and a cigar, and have one for yourself." The liquor...Read On
Finally Spring had arrived and the earth renewed itself with budding trees, flowers and warmth. Vince turned eighteen in March and celebrated by buying himself a car and taking and passing his drivers test in it. His injuries had all healed very well. With the exception of a small scar over his left eye there was no outward suggestion of the terrible beating he had suffered. He finally told...Read On
Vince was hospitalized for one month before he was released. The police interviewed him about the attack a few days later when the Doctor believed that he was strong enough to answer questions. The detective appeared as concerned as his profession allows. "So, were you alone that night?" "Yes." "The emergency center got a call saying a man was being beaten in the cemetery, and the...Read On
Chief Puma tells Red Owl about the visit
A new day dawned and the village came to life. Everyone had a task to perform and they fell to it. The scouts returned and informed the Chief that the buffalo herd was heading this way, and that was good news indeed. Then after a meagre breakfast the Chief went in search of his friend Red Owl, he was found in his tepee. The Chief sat and faced his friend and spoke to him in low tones. ...Read On
Connie attacked and vampire murderers found.
When Leona gasped, Slade stood up, spun towards the door as the lone dark figure ran out. Rather than chase the person, he opted to stay with the women and assist the wounded officer. Leona pushed the emergency button, nurses came running to the room and security arrived shortly behind them. As the door flew open, Slade stood up pointing at the wounded officer. The nurses moved as if they...Read On
He was living too close to their burial ground and must be dealt with.
The counsel was meeting in the grand lodge. Some of the younger members of the tribe attempted to find a gap in the rawhide covering the lodge to poke their heads under to watch and listen. Others were content in pressing their ears against the thin walls. Among the topics being discussed were the upcoming Buffalo hunt and the strange white man that now lives in the old ranch house...Read On
Vince is attacked and rescued by a ghost
His attackers laughed as they went through his wallet and when they found it contained less than ten dollars they became angry and looked around for Vince. "Maybe the faggot keeps his money his shoe," one stated. "Lets find out, I think he crawled that way," the second one answered. "Where you hiding you corpse fucker?" the third one shouted and they all laughed. "Hey, I found him,...Read On
Two weeks later he sat in the office of the most prestigious and knowledgeable coin collectors in the state. It took almost three hours to reach this destination using public transportation. The man masked his surprise at meeting a teenager and not a fellow collector. He politely asked to see what it was he had brought in while he prayed it was not another kid with some old and...Read On
Three months had passed since Vince first ventured into the cemetery and sought permission to fix it up, and fix it up he had. Some of longtime city residents could not believe how good the place looked. "The kid did a great job," the elders would often say. Vince's returned to school for his senior year and still worked part time on the truck docks where he was considered a good employee....Read On
She wanted a tour, but it turned out to be much more than I expected...
Her name was Tina, she worked in our data processing division. She always looked and conducted herself as the total professional who was dedicated to her job. Some dubbed her a cold fish, but I always felt they had read her wrong. As it always seemed that we had our lunch at the same time I attempted to break the ice by starting a conversation and to my delight she responded. Finally...Read On