The Puffin book of spooky ghost stories

I seem to have discovered a veritable treasure trove of ghost stories recently! While I haven’t written about the rest yet I figured I’d do this one first. First, because it’s the freshest and second, because in its way this is something new to me – probably, technically, the first book of ghost stories for kids that I’ve read. Seems odd somehow. Continue reading “The Puffin book of spooky ghost stories”

The Damned!

I’ve always thought that writing a ghost story is a tricky thing. Especially when you have to compete against the visual medium. There’s no benefit of special effects or the surprise element or anything else for that matter. All they have to rely upon is atmosphere. That’s probably why I feel like I’m yet to […]