Tag Archives: ghosts/spirits


Great Grandmother’s Murder House

Storyteller: “So my mom’s entire family is from New Orleans, which is essentially the most haunted city in the world…like there is so much tragedy and everyone…like if you grew up there you kind of believe in ghosts? Like you pretend you don’t but you do. No city can have that much tragedy and death… Continue Reading »

The Girl in the Pink Dress

Context: While talking with my friend (who will be called D), about general folklore. We began talking about Disney stories and ghost stories came up. D then told me about a familiar story to cast members who work in California Adventure. D is in her early 20’s and works at the Disneyland Resort, specifically within… Continue Reading »

Two Boys near Pirates of the Caribbean

Context: The informant is a young woman of 28 years old currently working at the Disneyland Resort. She will be referred to as DG. While DG was working at her former location in a restaurant within Disneyland, she was talking with her friend, who we’ll call KE. He described an odd situation that happened to… Continue Reading »

Getting My Ears Pulled When Speaking of The Dead

Nationality: American Primary Language: English Other Language(s): None Age: 62 Residence: New York City, USA Performance Date: April 8, 2017 (telephonically)   Alan is a 62- year old man, born and raised in New Jersey who is a 2nd Generation American whose ancestry is Austrian and Russian.   Interviewer: Good Morning. You mentioned that you experienced… Continue Reading »

Haunted House in the Philippines

The 21-year-old informant was born in the Philippines, but moved to the U.S. (Hawaii) at the age of 9. As ghosts and other mythical creatures play a large role in Filipino culture, the informant recounts personal stories and myths that she encountered during her time in the Philippines. Informant: “When I was little, I was with my brother… Continue Reading »