Bubnoff and The Devil

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5e3no_sZ458 One of the most intriguing setups is that of a Faustian bargain. Making deals with the devil and what consequences it make bring. What happens when this Russian with a literal Napoléon complex makes such a deal? Ivan Turgenev, the Russian realist writer actually indulges in quite a humorous depiction of the devil. Some … Continue reading Bubnoff and The Devil

Solving YouTube’s Spookiest Riddles (Part 3)

I have a confession to make.... Maybe you found this out from part 1 and part 2 but.... I might not be as good at solving riddles as I made it out to seem. I might not be this genius I've proclaimed and have maybe just been using this as a fun change of pace, … Continue reading Solving YouTube’s Spookiest Riddles (Part 3)

A Musical Journey Through the Works of H.P. Lovecraft

I like how in recent years there's been a lot of snafus over who should and shouldn't get a statue. I mean I will always preserve my judgement because I wasn't alive to know the truth behind the legacy of Robert E. Lee or Kate Smith so I don't know what's revisionist history glorifying sentiments … Continue reading A Musical Journey Through the Works of H.P. Lovecraft

Spooky Stories About Spooky Women

Rappaccini's Daughter https://tenor.com/view/stinky-bad-breath-breath-spoon-spongebob-squarepants-gif-4550340 Hawthorne, Nathaniel. “Rappaccini’s.” The Arbor House Treasury of Horror and the Supernatural, edited by Martin H Greenberg, Arbor House Pub Co, 1981, pp. 32–61. Synopsis: Rappaccini’s Daughter centers around one man’s pursuit for Faustian knowledge and the devastation it causes. Giovanni begins to study medicine in Padua when he discovers a doctor who … Continue reading Spooky Stories About Spooky Women

Vampire Tales That Will Leave You Spooked!

The Vampyre Them Twilight Vampires have nothing on my Danny DeVito looking guy, now that's a good looking vamp. Polidori, John “The Vampyre.” The Penguin Book of Vampire Stories, by Alan Ryan, Penguin, 1989, pp. 7-24. Synopsis: John Polidori’s romantic fiction, The Vampyre produces a hellish creature meant to highlight the folly of human mortality. The … Continue reading Vampire Tales That Will Leave You Spooked!

The Mind is a Spooky Place

Jackson, Shirley. “The Beautiful Stranger” Dark Descent, by David G. Hartwell, Grafton Books, 1992, pp. 874-879. Synopsis: When Margaret life is intruded upon by a “beautiful stranger” posing as her husband does she discover how unfortunate her life used to be and still is. John’s wife Margaret and children, Smalljohn and infant daughter wait at the … Continue reading The Mind is a Spooky Place

All Aboard the ‘Infinity Train’ – All Episodes Review (Part 2)

The Corgi Car This is the pilot episode, showing the show can mix humor with Holy shit what is that! The Corgi Kingdom is a nice quirky stop in the train while also introducing a terrifying robot that looks like a Studio Ghibli antagonist. This episode introduces Atticus who is the deep voiced regal Corgi … Continue reading All Aboard the ‘Infinity Train’ – All Episodes Review (Part 2)

All Aboard the ‘Infinity Train’ – Every Episode Review (Part 1)

Given that the previous mini-series experiment of Cartoon Network in Over the Garden Wall became something that tickles a soft spot in my heart. A show that I’d consider to be one of my favorite animated series; you know I was certainly interested in another mini-series. Following with another simple frame structure narrative and a … Continue reading All Aboard the ‘Infinity Train’ – Every Episode Review (Part 1)

Return to the Carnival of Souls [31 Spooks of October]

I considered this lost media... but here we are. I made a video a while ago on the cult classic, public domain, spooky horror flick Carnivals of Souls. I had fun making it but ended up finding it a conceptually large review, and didn't enjoy it enough to edit the planned multiple videos for it.... … Continue reading Return to the Carnival of Souls [31 Spooks of October]

A Puzzle….

ALWAYS WATCHING. ALWAYS WAITING Carnival. |Unfinished. Chrome. Corgi| Syringe. Invader. Fox. Naughty. Redneck Zombies. Pluto. Viol. Mystery. 50th. Hide and Seek. Emily. Tapestry. |Momo. Clown. Genius| Spiral. Dance. Smile. First. Whipped Dogs. Snow. Eggs. Ash-Tree. Snails. |Teeth. Dog Killer| Firework. Featured Frights: If you’re confused, consider taking a gander at the first tease. Basically, this … Continue reading A Puzzle….

Behind Closed Doors – 31 SPOOKS of October

Kids, you’re not allowed to watch this one this short traumatized Portuguese children and they’re way more hardcore than… where ever you come from dear reader. There’s a monster in the closet… every child’s worst nightmare but what if the real monsters don’t lurk under a bed or behind our closet doors. What if monsters … Continue reading Behind Closed Doors – 31 SPOOKS of October