Category: Weird Stories

Weird Stories is a myriad of tales which may or may not be real, but are always a scintillating read to expand one’s mind.

On the islands of the Philippines, in the province of Bataan, there is the story of the ‘White Lady.’ The…

Area 51 (also known as Groom Lake) is a secret US military installation which lies just outside of Las Vegas,…

An apparition (from the Latin apparers, to appear) is in its literal sense merely an appearance, that is, a sense-percept…

Animism is the belief that living things, and sometimes inanimate objects as well, have a soul. The term comes from…

Angels are semi-divine beings found within some of the major world religions – Christianity, Islam, Judaism, and even Zoroastrianism. They…

Deep within the Altai and Tien Shan mountains of Mongolia and the People’s Republic of China, respectively, a wild man…

The ‘alien abduction’ experience is one where some persons believe they have been taken from their homes and brought aboard…

Alchemy was the science by aid of which the ‘chemical philosophers’ of mediaeval times attempted to transmute the baser metals…

No fewer than twenty-one folio volumes are attributed to the alchemist Albertus Magnus, and though it is highly improbable that…

The Akashic Records are reputed to be a sort of universal library containing every single datum in existence – every…

Acupuncture is the ancient Chinese art of sticking needles into people in order to heal them of various ailments. It…

Zombies are, quite simply, the resurrected bodies of the not-yet-completely-decomposed dead. These lifeless bodies are animated by some supernatural force…

aka The Abominable SnowmanThe Yeti is a large, hairy man-ape (much akin to Bigfoot) which inhabits the mountainous Himalaya region…

In folklore, witches use brooms or besoms (brooms made of bundled twigs) to fly through the air at high speed.…

There is a difference between Wicca and witchcraft; Wicca is a recognized religion and witchcraft is not. Witchcraft is the…

In general, werewolves are humans that change their form, partially or fully, into wolves under the influence of the full…

Voodoo is probably the best example of African syncretism in the Americas. Although its essential wisdom originated in different parts…