Southern ghost stories are synonymous with the American South. Maybe it’s our eerie landscapes, tragic history, longstanding rural traditions, or multicultural population. But Southern ghost stories have been eagerly passed from storyteller to storyteller for generations. Light a lantern and journey down The Moonlit Road for spooky Southern stories like A Mother’s Love, or tales of paranormal phenomena like The Maco Light. Or ghost stories from famed horror writers like Ambrose Bierce or B.M Croker. Read these and many other Southern ghost stories below.