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Open Thread-Ghosts of Christmases Past

I try to touch on ghosts and hauntings at least once every Christmas week-let’s just say that I’m trying to get in touch with my inner Victoriana. 551 more words

Horror

Under the Golden Apple Tree - Book 2 (Belle), Part 20

They both turned and disappeared, and then the forest was gone. Giselle found herself sitting on the damp sand at the beach. The night sky was as impenetrable as before. 594 more words

Writing

Shadows Of Guta (Excerpt 61) See You Again

Zsofia smiles as she looks up at the ceiling of the manor as if trying to hold back tears but the moment is short-lived as she turns her attention to her brother. 196 more words

Paranormal

The Indian Fairy Book

The Indian Fairy Book From the Original Legends by Cornelius Mathews (on Amazon) was overall an interesting read. It had at least one gender-bending tale (where the guy dresses as a woman), which is always fantastic. 865 more words

Review

A Christmas themed legend: Nisse and Tomte

As promised in my previous post and in the spirit of Christmas, I would like to share a little research I have done recently regarding the legend of the Nisse and Tomte. 522 more words

General

We know it's still out there.

I took a two hor nap earlier today and now I sort of can’t wake up properly even if we have been outside walking in the temporary sunshine. 711 more words

This And That.

Los Chupacabras - 59/365

It began at the end of a search

Under a dust shroud
The pale body lay
As with the goats
No drop of blood remained… 83 more words

Poems