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“The People in the Refrigerator” Creepypasta by Laura Wright

I never liked Bob. I liked him even less when I found out about him. He moved down the street last year. We assumed he was just your average Joe Lunchbucket, and from all appearances he was. He worked at…

The Creep

  1   They found him several weeks after that night. His abandoned body lay in the remote woods, as alone in death as he was in life. The nights had been freezing and days barely above. The elements had…

Let’s Do Lunch

Belinda Davenport contacted me on social media. We were best friends in high school, but went onto different colleges in differing states. We lost contact. I loved thoughts of catching up. So, I met Belinda for lunch at that trendy…

New York Times on Women in Horror

Believe it or not, the phenomenon of women in  horror has made it to the New York Times.

Women in Horror

As more and more studies on the genre emerge, it is becoming clearer and clearer that women create a much larger audience for horror, and supernatural thrillers, than has been previously assumed. This section of the site is dedicated to…

Blog Folklore

Vampire History: Part One

The vampire today is a creature of romance and legend. They are immortals that are thought to be graceful and beautiful, never aging, drifting through life free of care. That is the power of Hollywood. Traditionally, vampires were anything, but…

Obscura Spotlight on: Evermore

He thought he’d gotten away with the perfect crime, but the forces beyond have other intentions. She waited for him. In the hot sun, in the middle of nowhere, she waited as long as she could. He never showed. She…