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Mary Kings Close

Edinburgh’s Royal Mile is full of tourists, souvenir shops, pubs and busking bagpipers. When you walk across the Old Town, you are taking a journey through history, from Edinburgh Castle on one end, to the Palace of Hollyroodhouse at the other. This part of history, however, is not on the surface of the streets, Mary… Continue reading Mary Kings Close

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Greyfriars Kirkyard

This is the beautiful Greyfriars Kirkyard in Edinburgh, Scotland. The cemetery is perched on a hill overlooking the “new” town which was built in the 1700’s. It is seemingly an idyllic cemetery dating back to the 1560’s in the city’s historic centre, however, it is believed to be the most haunted cemetery in the world.… Continue reading Greyfriars Kirkyard

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The Krause Ghoul Legend

The legend of the Krause ghoul originates in Cambodia. The story tells of the head of a beautiful woman floating in mid air, with no torso, just her intestines hanging from below her chin……nice! The story has become popular in her native country, and features in many horror movies and TV shows. Thai and Cambodian… Continue reading The Krause Ghoul Legend

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The Legend of the Wookey Witch

The wookey hole is a small village near to Wells in Somerset, UK. It is dominated by caves formed by the action of the River Axe on the Limestone Hills. The caves have been inhabited for 35,000 years BC, when they were explored by a Neanderthal man, looking for shelter and ┬ásecurity. During 600 BC-50… Continue reading The Legend of the Wookey Witch

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Halloween Facts and Legends

Halloween is my favorite time of year, and it’s fast approaching. It will be a time to look out for ghosts, ghouls, and things that go bump in the night. A time for kids, big and small, to dress up and go trick or treating and parties. A time for watching classic horror films, tell… Continue reading Halloween Facts and Legends

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Demonic Possessions

Okay, so demons possessing the body of human victims seems like something out of a demonic horror film, but it is, in fact a real belief held by religions around the world. Most of these religions offer prayers, spells, or incantations to remove these evil spirits via exorcism rituals. I admit it is hard to… Continue reading Demonic Possessions