Historical Fiction - Paranormal Stories

Historical fiction usually recounts a famed event of the past or a memorable, recognizable period time period as experienced by fictional characters, but may also describe a historical figure (in their perceived likeness) that must deal with a variety of imagined situations. Historical fiction attempts to accurately capture the essence of history and realise as fully as possible the way the world once was. Striving for plausibility and authenticity, historical fiction allows the reader to both live and learn history, often showcasing political or social issues of the time.

Spell, Book, and Candle

Spell, Book, and Candle

GailWagner
18 pages, updated Mar 06, 2015
Currently on hold (sorry! I'll be back as soon as I finish my class!) Every story has two sides. In the 18th century New England, Thackery Whitfield has hunted wi... read more
2,240 reads votes 143 comments 34
Posie Rosie

Posie Rosie

MadPieKitty
2 pages, updated Nov 12, 2014
~Ring round the rosie~ ~Pockets full of posies~ ~Ashes, ashes, we all fall down~
19 reads votes 1 comments 0
Xenophobia's Nightmare

Xenophobia's Nightmare

Regentsia
2 parts / 2 pages, updated Nov 06, 2014
This will be a story based around a freak show and the happenings of it. Inspired by the latest season of American Horror Story.
8 reads votes 0 comments 0
Witched in 1692

Witched in 1692

TwistedNotSickSire
1 page, updated Nov 13, 2014
6 reads votes 0 comments 0
The Feast of Unfound Saints

The Feast of Unfound Saints

Bloody-Eve
4 parts / 8 pages, updated Apr 05, 2013
Set in the 19th century New Orleans, the story depicts La gente libre de color or The Free People of Colour, a dazzling yet damned class caught between the wor... read more
90 reads votes 3 comments 0
Mary Hamilton

Mary Hamilton

Jessicajyu
2 parts / 1 page, updated Nov 20, 2014Completed
38 reads votes 0 comments 0
The First-Born

The First-Born

KaitlynScott085
4 parts / 7 pages, updated Jan 07, 2015
WARNING: IF YOU ARE RELIGIOUS AND ARE VERY SENSITIVE, PLEASE BE WARNED THAT THE MATERIAL WITHIN IS EXTREMELY CONTRADICTORY. This tale came to be when I was exploring my bel... read more
130 reads votes 4 comments 1
Book of the Supernatural

Book of the Supernatural

NabicanEmpress
5 parts / 2 pages, updated Nov 25, 2014
This is a research book on all supernatural beings, fairy tale creatures, and superstitions. I plan on researching everything I can find, and will ensure that eac... read more
233 reads votes 8 comments 8
Urban Myths

Urban Myths

Chloe_The_Dino
5 parts / 4 pages, updated Nov 12, 2014
I have found lots of interesting urban myths online and thought that they should be shared with others. So if want to learn more about some of these urban myths than read on.
371 reads votes 12 comments 3
Vanishing Souls

Vanishing Souls

scallywagsrule
8 parts / 13 pages, updated Oct 05, 2014
There is an island just off the coast of Scotland. It's lonely, isolated and mysterious. The bright yellow beam from the lighthouse shines through the fog to warn ships o... read more
104 reads votes 8 comments 2
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