Horror is one of the most sold genres of stories which involve fear, ghosts, paranormal activities, souls, etc. And in most of the horror stories weird things and situations, which generally don’t happen, but, in the story they happen, the reason being the ghost or its presence. These are the stories which have scared kids all over the world, to go alone in the dark. Some people say they believe in ghosts and the others say they don’t. There are some people who believe it and others don’t. But, being put in the situation, almost everyone is scared.
Scaring people is a task because if you don’t execute it well, it flops in a different level and that too scaring people by writing is almost too impossible to an average person. But, there are good writers or great writers who still rule the horror story world. For example, Alfred Hitchcock ruled the horror stories industry. Oh! He actually made them as movies but, still, those movies are shared with people, to scare them, even now. This is the reason it is one of the most sold stories of all time. Horror is compared with Sci-Fi and fantasy as all those three are speculative