Be Brave, Be Bold, BEWARE: Scary Story Series

Post Date:10/25/2013 10:30 AM

On Wednesday, October 16th, professional storyteller Lynn Ruehlmann treated Pretlow Anchor Branch guests to ghost stories and scary tales for grown-ups, ranging from a completely creepy tale by Charles Dickens to a story about her experience staying at the haunted Reynolds Homestead in Critz, Virginia as part of NPL's Meet, Learn & Discover Series.

Watch one of her scary stories below and check back each day this week for new spine-tingling tales just in time for Halloween! For updates and to share your favorite scary story, follow us on Facebook!

Ghost Story #5: The Haunted Reynolds Homestead in Critz

Lynn Ruehlmann recounts her true story of staying in the Reynold's Historic Homestead in Critz, Virginia and the presences she felt there.

Ghost Story #4: The Ghost of Jerry Bundler
Lynn Ruehlmann retells W. W. Jacobs' "The Ghost of Jerry Bundler."


Ghost Story #3: John Baldwin and the Maco Light
Lynn Ruehlmann retells the tale of John Baldwin and his ghostly Maco light.


Ghost Story #2: Terry Jones' The Ship of Bones
The Ship of Bones is a frightful sight on the high seas, but once you get on, can you ever get off?


Ghost Story #1: Charles Dickens' Captain Murderer
Dickens' classic story of the despicable Captain Murderer and his wedding feasts.

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