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Burial Day Books is a boutique publisher of supernatural horror.  Once a week we research a particular element dealing with superstition, folklore or myth and write a short piece about that element from the Gravedigger’s perspective. These elements were sometimes used somewhere in a previous horror story in history. Or, these elements could have been pulled from particular ideals, or from items that illicit fear. We may also discuss curious traditions that we feel admirers of horror, and beyond, would enjoy learning. Our blogs, while written from a fictional character ‘s perspective, are non-fictional. Overall, our blogs discuss true beliefs, phenomena, practices or customs.

 

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
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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
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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
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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
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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!”
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Ripper Crew – Murder & Mayhem in the Windy City
As Chicago enters sub-zero temperatures, we wanted to explore some famous Chicago cold cases, crimes, and the strange this week.
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The Exorcist in Chicago – Murder & Mayhem in the Windy City
As Chicago enters sub-zero temperatures, we wanted to explore some famous Chicago cold cases, crimes, and the strange this week.
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Lipstick Murders – Murder & Mayhem in the Windy City
As Chicago enters sub-zero temperatures, we wanted to explore some famous Chicago cold cases and crimes this week. On June
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Grimes Sisters – Murder & Mayhem in the Windy City
As Chicago enters sub-zero temperatures, we wanted to explore some famous Chicago cold cases this week. Source: Chicago Tribune Over
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Unsolved Mysteries
Unsolved Mysteries is Coming Back! The oddest thing happened over the course of the last couple of weeks. We wrote
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