The Darkest Days – The Yule Candle

As the days grow colder and the nights longer, the dead gather closer. During this most haunted time, candles are lit to drive away evil spirits and lure back the sun. In ages past, it was considered extremely unlucky to light the Yule candle before dusk on Christmas Eve. It had to be lit just… Continue reading The Darkest Days – The Yule Candle

Shopping In The Dark : Pins & Patches Special

Welcome to instalment four of my Shopping In The Dark series. I've decided to dedicate this post to some of the strangest, finest shops that I've found on Etsy that sell exquisite pins and patches. I hope that you enjoy my selection (click on the pictures to be taken straight to the product you want… Continue reading Shopping In The Dark : Pins & Patches Special

Trail Camera Discoveries

I have always found fear exhilarating, and would greatly enjoy it when my mother would tell me tales of actual hauntings that she and her grandparents experienced. I wanted to hear these stories over and over again, so would ask her to repeat them on a regular basis. I never tired of hearing the same… Continue reading Trail Camera Discoveries

Live Action Horror

I favoured the darker material on TV when I was growing up. Under double figures it was Are You Afraid of the Dark? The Demon Headmaster, Goosebumps and The Twilight Zone. When I tripped over into my teens, Buffy the Vampire Slayer became my weekly ritual. Dawson's Creek and all that gooey, sunlit shit could… Continue reading Live Action Horror