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Latest Paranormal Experiences

The Tall Dark Figure by ginaleo1979

I must start my experience with a quick prequel: The house I grew up in was in the central valley of California, and I believed it to be haunted. My mother, three out of six brothers, cousin, and uncle all experienced paranormal activity in the form of apparitions, unexplained noises/voices and nigh...

The Big Old Tray by msforgetmenott

After sharing events from my childhood, I thought I would move up about 40 years and tell you of an event that I had with an old antique. Now all our parents are gone and we are empty nesters, the year 2003. I had become ill with ovarian cancer, and left my place of employment, needing to rest for ...

My Spiritual Follower by bigryan020192

This particular experience I would like to share is actually a very recent and current experience. It was roughly 2 months ago when the whole "Charlie Charlie" phenomenon was circulating throughout the internet (which with all my beliefs and experiences, I thought was all bogus, just something fabri...

From Dream To Reality by miabopia

I know you don't publish dreams on this site, but I am only doing so because it is a preface to what I believe was a ghost or demonic entity speaking to me. What started out as a dream became terrifyingly real... Or so I think. I was around 12 or 13 years old when this happened. I was having ...

My Bedroom In England And Singapore by sbst_gh

This will be a compilation of all the ghost encounters that I can remember. When I was in England, I lived in this 2 story brick house in Chandlers Ford. It was a spacious, cozy house with my bedroom door directly in front of the staircase to the 1st floor. The walls were painted blue, with a tex...

Sounds That Bothered by lilmorenah

This story happened on my Grandmother's house in the town. The house was beautiful, but big enough for her to live alone there. It was a three storey house; no it was four including its roof top. There are big jars from china and other expensive furniture there. When you look at that you cannot say ...

Memories And A Pad Of Paper by msforgetmenott

As a child growing up in the 1950s, there was nothing I liked more than drawing. Money was short and so was drawing paper, my Mother improvised, even the inside of a cereal box would work for me. My Uncle, working for a printing company, brought me scraps. As my Mother was still living, I could not ...

Woman At The Cemetery by matrix899

This sighting caught me completely by surprise. I am not sure what you would call what I saw, a ghost, apparition, spirit... This happened about three years ago in daylight hours, about 3pm in the afternoon, but because it was so strange, I remember the experience clearly. This event occurred ...

New House Haunting by Kierrabrook

Everything began happening when we moved into the new section of a small town not far from our old farm. I was only about 9 at the time when we first moved so I hadn't heard the stories about the bones dug up to make room for the new development of houses. Anyways, I was a 9 year old girl excite...

The Visiting Ghost by Livbanon

This story takes place over the span of a few weeks. It happened in my mom's house when I still lived there, one or two years back. And it began when I started to feel a presence in the house. It drifted around the house, coming and going from time to time, and I didn't really pay much attention to ...

The Night Visits by svetlankata

This story actually happened to my mom when she was a teenager; she was very reluctant to talk about it but I was too curious. When she was about 17-18 years old my mom was still in high school living in the town of Dobrich, Bulgaria. She was living alone with my uncle as my grandparents' jobs requi...

Burnt Man Soul by Ginikaa

This scary incident is started after my marriage on July 2007. Just after getting married I have shifted to a rented house in New Delhi with my husband. This house was build spacious have three floors with roof. We have taken 2nd floor on rent. After one month of shifting, I have started feeling...

Basil Brush, Is That You? by nosidaM

This experience involved a number of people, but I will share my experience and my parents also. Roughly five years ago my dad and his best friend of 25+ years were out in the bay doing what they love, fishing. My dad's best friend was Basil, a practical joker with a love for rum! Whilst fishing ...

Doppelganger Encounter That I Cannot Explain by adelaide143

About a year ago I relocated to the Delco area / Brookhaven, Pennsylvania from the city of Wilmington, Delaware. I came here to live with my boyfriend (Felix) of a year and a half. It's difficult to live in a new and unfamiliar city. I'm not near my circle of life long friends. Felix's friends have ...

A Child's Scare by caledonia

For our own reasons we are not disclosing any names. My husband and I have looked after our granddaughter since she was 3 months old. When she was just 2 years old we lived in a two bed ground floor house. Just to give people the shape of the house, our living room and our granddaughter's room face...

My House Is Haunted? by dancing_rose13

So this is a story about the haunting experiences I have had in my old house that I lived in from the age of 8 to 14. Besides the paranormal experiences, this was my favorite house that I have ever lived in. So I live in a big family, there are six kids total and I am the second oldest. The other re...

The Man Upstairs by smbrum

I live in a small town in the great state of Iowa. Anyways, my house has five bedrooms and is larger than it needs to be. It creeps me out and has since I've lived here. I like to sit with the TV on for noise because if it's too quiet at my house, I hear footsteps and the floor squeaking upstair...

Toilet Paper by nosidaM

At the time when this night took place I lived in a small old seaside town outside of Brisbane. My partner had just lost his job and took on a casual job working night shift in the city until 12pm. The rental we were living in at the time is around 55-60 years old, one of the first homes in this sea...

Weird Link by GNT-0000

This is my second story to share here. The first one happened when I was 11. I post that story here, the title is "A Night To Remember". Anyway this story isn't really connected to that event, this is completely different thing. This happens back in 2008, I was 21. I just passed the licensure exa...

5 Girls And Oujia Board by shelly_2429

My name is Shelly, I'm a 16 year old girl and I've looked at this site for years and have had many paranormal experiences, but this is my first submission. So earlier this year in maybe around May, June, four of my friends in our elective class drama decided to draw up a Ouija board. We were beh...

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