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
7 parts / 15 pages, updated Mar 06, 2015
Every story has two sides. In the 18th century New England, Thackery Whitfield has hunted witches his whole life and no one is better at it. After the chaos of th... read more
1,755 reads votes 122 comments 34
Posie Rosie

Posie Rosie

MadPieKitty
1 page, updated Nov 12, 2014
~Ring round the rosie~ ~Pockets full of posies~ ~Ashes, ashes, we all fall down~
18 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

snailcodex5
1 page, updated Nov 13, 2014
6 reads votes 0 comments 0
The Gypsy of New Orleans

The Gypsy of New Orleans

MsHawthrone
3 parts / 10 pages, updated Nov 22, 2014
It begins with a question, and ends with a ninety-two-year-old confession. On one moonless night while leading a tour around the spellbinding city of New Orleans... read more
348 reads votes 21 comments 2
Mary Hamilton

Mary Hamilton

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

The First-Born

KaitlynScott085
4 parts / 6 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
224 reads votes 8 comments 8
The Soul of a Bow

The Soul of a Bow

Greek-Fire
3 parts / 6 pages, updated Mar 14, 2015
A young ronin was deprived of his warlord by Shinobi. Now under the influence of his bloodthirsty bow he travels the land with a vow to find the Daimyo who ordered the ... read more
114 reads votes 7 comments 4
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.
285 reads votes 9 comments 3
Vanishing Souls

Vanishing Souls

scallywagsrule
8 parts / 11 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
98 reads votes 8 comments 2
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