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The Island, by horror author Clarissa Johal @ClarissaJohal @Sotet_Angyal

The Island

Clarissa Johal

Exploring a remote island can get you into trouble.
Especially when you stumble upon a cave and awaken two demons.

Emma Keller’s estranged grandmother has been missing for seven years. 103 more words

Dark Fiction

Wasted Witchcraft: Can I at Least Get Some Flying Monkeys?

“I am more afraid of those who are terrified of the devil than I am of the devil himself” – Saint Teresa of Avila

I don’t know about you, but if decided to align myself with the powers of darkness and get my witchiness on, it would behoove me to work towards some significant goal.  1,671 more words

Anthropology

Should Christians Listen to Ghost?

Ghost (formerly Ghost BC in the U.S.) is a hard rock/metal band from Sweden. I started listening to them when I discovered their debut album, … 601 more words

Catholic

Bad Habits: The 15th Century Nun Biting Mania

“We tell our triumphs to the crowds, but our own hearts are the sole confidants of our sorrows” – Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton

When significant numbers of otherwise mild-mannered folks collectively begin behaving strangely, and we can discern no obvious source for their shared malady, we tend to give the phenomena significant sounding names, like “mass psychogenic illness” or Pilates, shrug our shoulders and move on as if we’ve explained something.  1,258 more words

Anthropology

Rationalists are Harshing My Empiricist Mellow

And so they set forth toward the region which they had vowed to conquer, a band of gallant knights, all bedight in massy armor and bravely bearing lances and swords, all seated on steeds which were both swift and sure. 1,733 more words

Anthropology

Elizabeth I - Power Dressing

Queen Elizabeth I was amongst one of the most painted Queens. She is known for her iconic image as the Virgin Queen during her forty-five year reign from 1558 to 1603. 2,842 more words

Ancient Knowledge

My Brother’s Reaper: Ling Look and Yamadeva

“A few years back, they jacked David Copperfield in West Palm Beach, for Christ’s sake. Yes, it’s funny: “Yo, empty your pockets,” and he pulls out a bunny rabbit. 2,065 more words

Anthropology