Tag Archives: scary story


Bloody Mary

Main Piece: The following is transcribed from a conversation between the informant and the interviewer. Interviewer: Have you heard about the legend of Bloody Mary? Informant: Yeah man, that shit used to scare the hell outta me when we were kids.  Interviewer: what exactly did you have to do to make her appear? Informant: Well… Continue Reading »

Old Woman Scratching the Tipi Walls

Main Piece: Informant: We wouldn’t go to sleep and it was getting really, really late. And the younger kids were still awake. My older cousins and my older sisters would tell us that if we didn’t go to bed there is an old woman with really long nails that would scrape her nails along the… Continue Reading »

Campfire story-The Ghost With One Black Eye

Background: My informant grew up in a small town in Michigan in the 70s. Growing up, her friends would often sit around bonfires and tell stories. She tells me this is one of her favorite campfire jokes because you think it’s going to be a scary story, but it actually turns out to be a… Continue Reading »

Haunted Driveway of Valencia

TEXT:  This is a short transcription of my conversation with someone who knows the story of the Haunted Driveway of Valencia. My informant will be seen as A and I will be B.  A: There was this one time where my friends and I drive through there at like 2 am just to see what it was like. And… Continue Reading »

College Studying Murder Story

Informant: J, a 22-year-old, Caucasian male who grew up in San Francisco, California until he turned 16. He now lives in Boise, Idaho. He spent his summers at summer camp with his friends. Background info: During summer camps, counselors and children would sit around a firepit at night and tell stories. While some of these… Continue Reading »