31 Days of Halloween – Day 22 The Curse of the Billy Goat

October 22nd 2016 marked the 46th anniversary of William “Billy Goat” Sianis’ death. October 22nd 2016 also marked the first time the Chicago Cubs won the pennant since 1945 moving on to the World Series. The Chicago Cubs have not won the World Series since 1908, the longest drought in Major League Baseball. Right behind…

31 Days of Halloween – Day 21 The Witch Bottle

A witch needs a witch bottle – that is for certain. A witch bottle is a container jar spell that protects the witch against evil spirits, magical attacks and protects their home. Accounts of witch bottles have been dated as far back as the 15th century. Witch bottles are typically prepared for the witch by…

31 Days of Halloween – Day 19 WANTED: Exorcists

Apparently there is a shortage of exorcists. In an article published in The Telegraph in September 2016 exorcists are in urgent demand. According to Valter Cascioli, a psychologist with the International Association of Exorcists (Yes, there is a thing) a lack of priests to perform exorcism is an emergency. Dr. Cascioli also teaches at the…

31 Days of Halloween – Day 18 The Midnight Man

  There are some games so terrifying they should not be played. The game of The Midnight Man has made the rounds on the internet as a creepypasta, actual instructions for the game, and I’ve been told there is a low budget horror film out there somewhere with this premise.   If you think the…