Cursed Books

Cursed Books Have you been working on your to be read list for 2019? Would you be interested in including a book or two that may or may not conjure a demon? Why not? It may be nice to welcome a new visitor into your home this year. Following are a few books that are…

Vampires are real…

Vampires are real… At least, some people continue to believe in the vampire. In recent decades, the vampire of folklore, legend, and myth has taken on this decadent, sexy persona. Why are vampires in modern fiction always so wildly wealthy and attractive? When young adult fiction began to explore the vampire in teenage love triangle…

We are back and submissions are now open!

Happy Halloween! I can’t believe we are doing this again, but here we are. I ended Burial Day back in 2016 to manage home and health and children, but I missed you. I missed meeting people, reading their horror stories, and best of all giving them a place to share their horror stories. We are…

31 Days of Halloween – Day 26 Stages of an Exorcism

Movies significantly water down the ritual of Exorcism. What is important to know is that exorcisms still do occur and are taken seriously by the Catholic Church. Here are some notes and the stages of an exorcism. Notes: Once engaged in an exorcism it cannot be called off. There is the belief that no matter…

31 Days of Halloween – Day 24 Victorian Mourning

The Victorian era is generally thought as the period during Queen Victoria’s reign, from 1837 to her death in 1901. When we think of the Victorian era we generally think of the artistic and cultural behaviors of the time. Victorianism is punctuated with social values, arts, religion, romanticism, and a dash of mysticism.   While…

31 Days of Halloween – Day 23 Slender Man Attack

In Spring of 2014, three girls were having a slumber party at their home in Waukesha, Wisconsin – about 20 miles west of Milwaukee. At some point in the evening two of the girls lured the third into the woods where they stabbed her 19 times and left her there to die.   While the…