Horror Stories

With Halloween around the corner this is the time of year many of us at Hancock International College like to delve into spooky horror stories or get spooked at places like Knott’s Scary Farm or other haunted house attractions. Here is a list of some great short horror stories based on urban legends that are great for ESL students to read too. Since many of them are based on urban legends our international students may have their own versions from back home too.

Audrey Webster’s article titled  “8 Short Creepypasta Stories That Will Give You says, “From urban legends to campfire stories, these short horror stories will satisfy your need for a dose of scary. These creepypasta stories among the most terrifying the internet has to offer. And with creepypasta icons like Slender Man, Candle Cove, Robert the Doll, you know these ones will be truly terrifying … The Internet swoons over these tales, but be careful—they’re bound to send you cowering beneath the sheets.”

For the full stories check out the URL below!

Full Article: https://the-line-up.com/10-short-creepypastas

Idiom of the Day

Scare the living daylights out of (someone)

Meaning: to scare someone really badly

Example: He scared the living daylights out of me when he jumped out of the bushes!