The History of the Satanic Panic: Part II

Disclaimer: This series may contain elements that might be triggers. Additionally, we would like to stress that the premier Satanic organization, The Satanic Temple, is a non-theistic organization that states that part of its mission is to encourage benevolence and empathy among all people. Not too long after Anton LaVey published The Satanic Bible in…

The History of the Satanic Panic: Part 1

Disclaimer: This series may contain elements that might be triggers. Additionally, we would like to stress that the premier Satanic organization, The Satanic Temple, is a non-theistic organization that states that part of its mission is to encourage benevolence and empathy among all people. It’s September 1st which means that the smell of pumpkin spice…

That Funky White Light by Fred Shrum, III

That Funky White Light By Fred Shrum, III I expected to hear trumpets.  I thought I would see horsemen.  I predicted that the Mississippi would run red.  But we can’t always get what we want. How does a man test his mettle when his hand is made of leather and his throne of wood? The…

The Chronicles of Velasquez: Part 3 by V.Castro

We conclude The Chronicles of Velasquez by V.Castro. Landing was the easy part. Now, they had to follow a drone through a sulphur field that would eventually transform into lush meadows, with ample water and a pleasant temperature. The trees were short stubby things that didn’t provide enough cover to hide potential dangers. It seemed…

The Chronicles of Velasquez: Part 2 by V.Castro

Women in Horror Month may be over, but we are continuing to celebrate women in horror with Part 2 of V.Castro’s The Chronicles of Velasquez. The long sleep was over. A soothing voice greeted the crew while with the smell of coffee and birds chirping piped into the pod. The light was bright to give…

The Chronicles of Velasquez: Part 1 by V.Castro

We continue our celebration of Women in Horror Month with a three-part series by V.Castro.   “VEL-AS-KEZ, you dumb fuck!” “Whatever. Your name is Marine. Now move!” Since Leticia could remember, she had always wanted to be a Marine. Her father, her uncle Roland, her grandfather: all Marines. Someone had to carry on this tradition.…

The Ghost of Catherine Howard by V.Castro

We are thrilled to highlight the work of V.Castro this month for Women and Horror Month. The Ghost of Catherine Howard by V.Castro They say her screams still echo through the red walled corridor as the silent paintings of her executioner look on. I speak of Catherine Howard’s ghost that is said to haunt the…