I came across an interesting story the other day…a story which starts off rather innocuously as “Ted’s Caving Page“.
Ted Caving Page is an early blog-type series of pages which chronicle a spelunkers’ discovery of a virgin cave passage in some unknown location in the US. The story, presented as Ted’s personal journal of discovery and back-thoughts is intriguing..and creepy. All in all, it seems a lot like the Blair Witch story…believable characters up against an unseen force that has evil intent. Overall, I found it to be rather captivating and believable.
Since the story ends rather abruptly, it left me frustrated and seeking closure. However, in retrospect, the lack of ending ends up being the perfect ending, as the reader is left dangling, wanting more. This element of the unknown lends even more suspense and credibility to the story. In short, it leaves you guessing, and activates your imagination. Read the rest of this entry