Tag: supernatural

Strange Lands Podcast

Strange Lands Podcast Has Launched

The Strange Lands Podcast is up and running. Weird history, astonishing mysteries, and little-known tales of the unexplained. Check out a sample podcast, Episode Two: The Disappearances at…

Lasiurus

A Vampire Apocalypse?

While the the title of this short film, “Lasiurus,” leaves a little something to be desired (What does it mean? How do you pronounce it?) the film itself…

Saturdays with Stephen: 58 King Adaptations Ranked

Stephen King is one of the most prolific writers of our time, and also one of the most successful in terms of having his works adapted for the…

A Haunting: Unlocking the Door

The last installment of this serial, a year and a half ago, was intended to be my last. Living in a haunted house is something we’ve come to…

Dying Day

Shadow Man: Dying Day

“I’m going to get some beer,” I said as I crushed my can and tossed it in the grass. My old “friends” barely noticed. I intended to get…

Trailer: Insidious 3

After a decade of gore-fests like the Saw series, Hostel, or any of Rob Zombie’s movies, the new generation of mainstream horror continues to build. The success of…

Trailer: The Lazarus Effect

Judging by the trailer, The Lazarus Effect will take us on a trip through all the best tropes of resurrecting the dead. This trailer brought to mind Pet…

Resurrecting The Town That Dreaded Sundown

This reboot of the 1976 movie The Town That Dreaded Sundown resurrects in the national consciousness not only a cult-classic horror movie, but a true crime nightmare for…

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A Haunting: Conclusion

The events I’ve written about in this serial took place over the course of about two years, from summer of 2007 to spring of 2009. As I said…

A Haunting: The Investigation

My initial investigation of the strange happenings in my home was totally amateur, but I managed to come up with some evidence, including recordings of Electronic Voice Phenomena…

A Haunting: The First Evidence

I began an effort to attempt to capture whatever physical evidence I could in our home using just the tools I had on hand. I was a morning…

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A Haunting: Researching Our Home

In order to find out more about the history of our home, I went down to the Fargo title company and took possession of our abstract, a thick, three…

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A Haunting: Don’t Go in the Basement

Its one thing to see and hear a few things in your house, but it becomes quite another when it begins scaring members of your family, changing their…

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A Haunting: Bedtime Wanderings

We had been in our first home for only a few weeks, and we’d had some experiences with the unexplained. As we got more settled in, I began…

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A Haunting: Our First Home

In the course of my life, I’ve had a few run-ins I would characterize as supernatural or paranormal, but the experiences we would have when we bought our…