[tags: Urban Legend Ghost Stories] - Prophetic Dreams of the Motel Murders This particular ghost story was told to me by one of the members of my gymnastics troupe.We had become friends over the course of the season, and she was telling me this story in an informal setting in my dorm room on a Friday night.[tags: Ghost Stories Urban Legends] - The Ghost Story of Haunted Roads The story of a haunted road in comes from a resident of the city. The “late hour” previously mentioned is noteworthy since it affected the way the urban legend was told.There were four of us in a diner, eating at a time when most restaurants had been closed for hours already....The realm of ghost stories and urban legends is divided among skeptics and believers....[tags: Urban Legends Ghost Stories] - Hell House In searching for an interesting and reliable ghost story, I began by asking upperclassmen that would probably have more experience and time to have heard the legends and lore of Maryland.
Once these teens transition into adulthood, they begin to scoff at the stories they once embraced, criticizing the irrational content and telling their children that they are silly for believing in such blasphemy.... Among friends discussing plans to one day explore some supposedly haunted areas of the state, the storyteller spoke of a “rumor” he had heard from one of his college friends.
[tags: Ghost Stories Urban Legends] - Ghost Story of a Hell House The legend that I collected is a popular local myth about an old building and its resident out in the woods near the story's location.
The person who told this story to me is my roommate; he is a white, middle-class, twenty-year-old who is studying government and psychology.
[tags: Ghost Stories Urban Legends] - Landon House: Urbana, Maryland Urban legends and ghost stories play an important role in society.
Supernatural and “uncanny” events are evident in the folklore of every culture.