H A P P Y H A L L O W E E N!!!!! Here it is: October 31st. The final day of weeks--months!--of celebration. And sadly, it all went by so fast. So much remains unposted! Thus, for today, the Big Day, I've compiled … Continue reading The Best Day of the Year
Many modern-day horror podcasts pale in comparison to the old scary audio plays that used to air on the radio. Click the image below for a YouTube playlist of spooky fireside tales that likely gave our grandparents the shivers. And happy Halloween Eve to all! … Continue reading Gather ‘Round the Marconi
I remember, back when I was in middle school, hearing about a haunted attraction that was thirteen stories high. Supposedly if you made it all the way up to the 13th floor, you would win thousands of dollars for braving the entire experience. Surely an … Continue reading Haunted or Hunted?
... but this seems like the WORST COSTUME IDEA ever. From the retail site: "Brave the costumed crowd and infiltrate a packed dance floor without running the risk of losing one another for the rest of the night." Truly worse than any possible Halloween terror is … Continue reading Maybe I’m Just Jaded
You're all invited to my virtual Halloween housewarming party, starting now and lasting until question mark! 😉 Welcome to my new home, with my creepy collection now fully on display. Here's the exterior, in daylight and darkness ... And here's the interior! Well, some of … Continue reading Open House
Check out these incredible crochet costumes, created entirely freehand by Stephanie Pokorny. The realism and details she was able to achieve with just yarn and a needle are astounding! Her work includes a menacing Skeletor with glowing red eyes: An adorable Slimer: E.T., whose skin … Continue reading Knit Pics
Here's what I learned last week at the Salem Witch Board Museum. This unassuming little one-and-a-half-room exhibition, hidden in the back of a souvenir shop, was surprisingly dense with information! The earliest "talking" boards originated in Victorian times (around 1850), as Spiritualism rose to fame. … Continue reading O-U-I-J-A