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Ghost Stories Novel

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Ghost Stories is a pure anthology of short stories. We accept stories about ghosts and hauntings, apparitions and spooks, period. Stories can be original fiction, or you can retell true ghosts stories (as long as you're the author! No reposting other's work). You can have a role-play thread and post a story in parts with another author or two (please request a topic from one of the MOBs). We do not feature stories of any other kind than the traditional ghost story, though they can be sad, lonely, vengeful, horrifying, or profound. Poltergeists are permissible.

Ghost Story Episode Rules:

Ghost Stories is an anthology novel with plenty of places to post, but please bear in mind that the Ghost Story Episodes are collaborative short novels. If you wish to write in any particular episode you must seek the approval of one of our MOBs. Because of the nature of the collaboration (a story with a beginning, middle, and end), we only accept 2-5 writers at a time. If we are full you will have to wait until the next episode to reapply. We will take into consideration an applicant's history of being able to regularly participate, and cooperate.

Each episode will have one planning topic, one story board topic, and one novel topic. No one except one of the approved writers should post in those topics. We will remove unapproved postings.

Each Ghost Story Episode will involve a planning stage, and then we will write the story until its ending, and then take a break until we start the next episode. We hope that everyone enjoys our stories!

Ghost

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

In traditional belief and fiction, a ghost (sometimes known as a spectre (British English) or specter (American English), phantom, apparition or spook) is the soul or spirit of a dead person or animal that can appear, in visible form or other manifestation, to the living. Descriptions of the apparition of ghosts vary widely from an invisible presence to translucent or barely visible wispy shapes, to realistic, lifelike visions. The deliberate attempt to contact the spirit of a deceased person is known as necromancy, or in spiritism as a séance.

The belief in manifestations of the spirits of the dead is widespread, dating back to animism or ancestor worship in pre-literate cultures. Certain religious practices—funeral rites, exorcisms, and some practices of spiritualism and ritual magic—are specifically designed to rest the spirits of the dead. Ghosts are generally described as solitary essences that haunt particular locations, objects, or people they were associated with in life, though stories of phantom armies, ghost trains, phantom ships, and even ghost animals have also been recounted.


Ghost Stories's date today is:Jul 18th 2016AD


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If you haven't created a character for this novel, you will only be able to read the novel. You must be contributing character before you can add to the story

Latest Novel Posting:

2019-07-05 09:21:42 Momentous Moment by Nick Capra
2019-07-05 10:26:41 What have we found? by Katarina MacDonald
2019-07-05 12:30:33 The doorway by Katarina MacDonald
2019-07-05 12:59:34 cheers by Astrid Fox
2019-07-05 13:02:18 Strange Dreams by Larisa Novikov
2019-07-06 11:26:31 Flashing Lights, Lights by Sid
2019-07-06 15:30:18 Part of the House by LeAnne Kingman
2019-07-06 17:01:04 tour by Astrid Fox
2019-07-06 19:24:13 Enough is enough! by Katarina MacDonald
2019-07-07 11:30:32 A Split Second by Sid
2019-07-07 12:28:40 Wonderful things! by Katarina MacDonald
2019-07-07 13:25:45 more cheering ?! by Astrid Fox
2019-07-10 10:02:52 sneaking out at night by Astrid Fox
2019-07-13 11:39:01 A hint of royal personality by Katarina MacDonald
2019-07-13 13:43:05 A more detailed look by Katarina MacDonald
2019-07-13 14:31:35 Unadulterated Dread by Larisa Novikov
2019-07-13 16:16:14 Coffee and beetles by Raouf Kaddouri
2019-07-14 10:47:47 Camp duties by Katarina MacDonald
2019-07-14 13:35:59 Working Inside the Tomb by Nick Capra
2019-07-15 09:54:52 underground by Astrid Fox
Latest Story Board Posting:

2019-06-22 15:50:36 Tutmania in the Twenties by Nick Capra
2019-06-22 16:22:40 Bio: Larisa Novikov, Countess Romanovskaya by Larisa Novikov
2019-06-23 09:24:18 Bio: Lady Katarina MacDonald by Katarina MacDonald
2019-06-23 09:52:03 Bio: Nicholas Capra by Nick Capra
2019-06-23 14:26:46 Bio: Raouf Kaddouri by Raouf Kaddouri
2019-06-24 13:04:28 Bio: Sidney A. Hoyt by Sid
2019-06-25 15:02:05 Bio: Miss Astrid Fox by Astrid Fox
2019-06-30 18:18:27 Bio: Jon & Jan Pear by Jon Pear
2019-07-06 13:51:10 NPC bio: Edmund Swansdale by Katarina MacDonald
2019-07-14 12:33:56 NPC Bio: Saul Klein, Photographer by Nick Capra
Latest Planning Board Posting:

2019-07-02 15:20:58 Away for a few days by Raouf Kaddouri
2019-07-02 18:07:29 Just a heads up by Jon Pear
2019-07-04 13:41:38 New plot line suggestion- the Belmont by Flavia Amytas
2019-07-06 12:31:24 A few IMPORTANT notes by Katarina MacDonald
2019-07-07 13:35:48 Egyptian meals by Katarina MacDonald
2019-07-08 17:23:38 A few more thoughts by Katarina MacDonald
2019-07-09 13:37:51 RE: A few more thoughts by Astrid Fox
2019-07-13 10:28:20 Activating the curse by Katarina MacDonald
2019-07-16 17:55:38 Our party by Katarina MacDonald
2019-07-18 07:15:35 RE: Our party by Astrid Fox


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