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Dracula Untold

This movie has been languishing on my DVR for 5 months. I had some time on a Friday afternoon last week, and although I “should” have been writing, I grabbed some popcorn and settled in. 467 more words

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Vlad the Impaler - The Real Dracula's Dark Secrets - Video

Count Dracula might be a fictional character who makes the blood curdle on Halloween, but his historical namesake is not. Vlad III, known in his heyday as Dracula — or Drăculea, in old Romanian — was a medieval prince with a figurative thirst for blood. 1,165 more words

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Giants, Dracula & Werewolves...Oh My!

Happy Friday! Today we’re continuing our trek through the Austrian Alps with a tour through Schloss Ambras, a Renaissance castle built in 1567 by… 630 more words

History

Oops! Sorry! We'll Do The World Series After I Tell This Tale of Horror ...

It was like a scene from a cheap horror movie except … it was real! I wasn’t dreaming! At least I didn’t think 364 more words

Dracula's Castle

I am a sucker for those hard cover, classic-bound books that are published by Barnes & Noble. I have several, and last autumn I purchased another – … 2,951 more words

Haunted House

Magnitude: A Junkyard Overture

She should be dead.

A skeleton crew worked under flickering tungsten lights in the scrapyard as the sun dipped behind Mount Charleston. Cast in shades of blue, a three-ton grapple magnet swung on the end of the yellow crane that rolled toward her wrecked Subaru Forester. 2,104 more words

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