October 30, 2014

Happy Halloween

With a busy weekend coming up, just thought I take this time and wish everyone a Happy Halloween. And I say it every year, what is Halloween without Thriller.

October 26, 2014

Melon Heads

Urban legends are modern myths or folklore told in today's society of stories which may or may not be true. They usually begin with “ a friend of a friend” and contains an element of horror to frighten those listening to the story. Tales like the Hook, Kidney Harvest, Body in the Wall and many others have been told for decades. In a three part series, we'll be looking into the urban legends about creatures and mysteries lurking within the backwoods of American. Let us begin by introducing the Melon Heads.

October 25, 2014

The Story Behind Annabelle

Seen the movie Annabelle yet? Here is a video I found on YouTube that tells the story that inspired the movie.

October 18, 2014

Jure Grando - The First Written Vampire

The vampire is a mystical being who survives by feeding upon human blood. This creature is an ancient legend told within many parts of the world as folklore. There has even been historical cases documented where deaths and events occurring within rural town throughout Europe were believed to be the works of a vampire. Today, those accounts are considered as the results of disease, serial killers, superstitions or just hysteria. In concluding my series on vampire lore, we will be looking into the chronicled story of Jure Grando.

October 15, 2014

Mercy Brown - A New England Vampire Legend

Just found this video on YouTube that talks about the vampire lore surrounding Mercy Brown.