Category Archives: Scary Tales

Crooken Sands by Bram Stoker

Bram Stoker is best known as the author of Dracula. This is one of his short stories. An English merchant goes on holiday to Scotland with his family. He admires the traditional dress of the Highland chiefs and commissions such … Continue reading

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Little Orphant Annie by James Whitcomb Riley

A scary poem about the goblins who’ll get you if you don’t watch out. James Whitcomb Riley (1849-1916) was known as the Hoosier poet.

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