Archive of ‘this that and the other thing’ category

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print-milne-600-have-you-met-my-friendBrandi Milne, “Have You Met My Friend?” at Corey Helford Gallery

mkeaslerhaunt1The Lovingly Crafted Horror of American Haunted Houses

costumeguide8Elaborate Halloween Costume Tips from a 19th-Century Guide to Fancy Dress

The Witch Wave by Pam Grossman is a podcast about magic, creativity, and culture

Spooky Miniature Scenes In Shadow Box Dioramas

The 20 Best Horror Stories Available Online for Free

A Tiny Ritual to Talk to Your Past Self

Why Chinese Art Is Swarming with Colonies of Tiny Bats

Peek Inside a Trove of Witchcraft Artifacts at This Rare Exhibit

Supernatural fiction’s ‘best kept secret’ celebrated at the British Library

Human Flesh Looks Like Beef, But the Taste Is More Elusive

10 Free Stories About Spirits, Ghouls, Mysteries & Monsters

Lana Winters Is The Queer “Final Girl” We Need Right Now

6 Women Reveal Why They Became Satanists

‘I Saw a Cow Chained to a Fence’: Surprisingly Grim Yelp Reviews of Pumpkin Patches

Five short, spooky games to play this Halloween

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Behold Wisconsin’s Cabinet of Curiosity Corn Maze


Vibrant Mushroom Arrangements Photographed by Jill Bliss


Leslie Ann O’Dell: Haunted Harbingers and Feral Phantoms

Europe’s Famed Bog Bodies Are Starting to Reveal Their Secrets

118-Year-Old Painting of a Dead Bird Discovered in a Hut in Antarctica

How To Decorate Your Apartment Like A David Lynch Project

A Cult Simulator Where You Sacrifice People To A Lovecraftian God

Gratitude Lists Are B.S. — It Was an “Ingratitude” List That Saved Me

The Monster LGBTQ Readers See in Stephen King’s ‘It’

From Sex Object to Gritty Woman: The Evolution of Women in Stock Photos

There’s No Such Thing As a Universal Symbol in Dreams

How I Learned to Stop Being a “Chill Girl” and Start Being Me

Bad Books For Bad People Episode 14: Under The Poppy

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Annalu-Boeretto-Mizuko-kuyo3Biblio-alchemy: The Liquid Library of Annalù Boeretto

MysticalSymbolism-JeanDelville-1080x859The Heavy Metal Symbolism of the Salon Rose+Croix

The All-Time Best Burns Of New York Times New York Times book critic Michiko Kakutani
Meet the Woman Teaching ‘Financial Domination’ to the Masses
Excerpts from Lana Del Rey’s Upcoming Book of Spells
Sleep paralysis: How a deep-sleep glitch can conjure the boogeyman
Christina Mrozik: Metamorphosis, Quietus, and In-betweens
Beam me up, Gucci! New campaign inspired by vintage sci-fi
12 eerily beautiful photos from Kat Von D’s all-black flower garden
Why Story Matters in Video Games
Junji Ito’s Horror Manga is Getting an Anime
How To Decorate Your Apartment Like A David Lynch Project
In Defense of Imaginary Friends
The American Eclipse of 1878 and the Scientists Who Raced West to See It
Night-Time At The Roadhouse, An Ever-Growing Playlist With A Twin Peaks Vibe

this, that, and the other thing {xxxvi}

8Agnieszka Osipa: Fashion Where Slavic Folklore Reigns

mr-rogers-sweater-colorsThe colors of Mister Rogers’ cardigan sweaters, 1979-2001

frances-glessner-leeHow a Chicago Heiress Trained Homicide Detectives With an Unusual Tool: Dollhouses

Tyler-Thrasher-cicadasArtist, Chemist, Goofball: Catching Up With Tyler Thrasher

What If Disney Princesses Wore Comme des Garçons?
Self-Care Tips From Yoko Ono
David Lynch’s Heroines Like You’ve Never Seen Them Before
Emily Dickinson’s Herbarium: Forgotten Treasure at the Intersection of Science and Poetry
A Horror Buff’s Great American Roadtrip
Making Perfume From the Rain
11 of the Most Disastrous Vacations in Literature
The Devil’s Farmhouse: A Maltese Ruin Steeped in Myth
Some video games are not about narrative or conflict, but a solitary space for players.
Going Home to Twin Peaks
DONUT DISTURB: Get the donut-defended privacy you so rightly deserve

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Mountain-Lilac-4-s-58e94fe9e501a__880Photography Of The Invisible Light That Plants Emit

8-2The Art Of Kazuaki Horitomo

colleenmooredhollhouse4This Flapper’s Dollhouse Cost More than Most People’s Homes

Anne-Ten-Donkelaar-Broken-Butterflies-4The Poignant Beauty of Anne ten Donkelaar’s Broken Butterflies

The Forgotten Language That Only Women Once Knew
Savoring the celluloid hues of colorpalette.cinema on Instagram
How to Become a Deadly Misandrist Fairy Vampire
Sleep Is the New Status Symbol
Romania’s Problem with Dracula
Ask Baba Yaga: Folkloric Advice From Taisia Kitaiskaia
A Compendium of Shakespeare’s Plants, from Juliet’s Rose to Ophelia’s Bouquet
Field Guide to Dumb Birds of North America
The Peril of Being Disbelieved: Horror and the Intuition of Women
The Mushroom Hunters: Neil Gaiman’s Feminist Poem About Science
WitchEmoji, an iMessage sticker pack for all of your witchy needs
Shadows From The Walls Of Death
Today’s Feminist Horror Owes A Lot To Overlooked 20th-Century Artist Carol Rama
Debunking the Myth of 19th-Century ‘Tear Catchers’

this, that, and the other thing {xxxiv}

medium-Stanislawa-P.-emission-and-resorption-of-an-ectoplasmic-substance-through-the-mouth-1913 SÉANCE: Spiritualist Ritual and the Search for Ectoplasm by Shannon Taggart

uploads%2F2017%2F2%2F21%2Fbergandhoeg_15 A glimpse into two Norwegian photographers’private gender-bending experiments

This Is What Victorian Ladies Smelled Like
Horrors Beyond Belief! Should You Be Reading Emily Carroll’s Horror Comics?
Wildly Inaccurate Myths About Spiders (Plus the Truth)
Dystopian dreams: how feminist science fiction predicted the future
In the Land of Giants: Communing with some of the biggest trees on Earth.
On The Heartbreaking Difficulty Of Getting Rid Of Books
Seven ‘wyrd’ TV programmes from 1977 – a golden harvest of folk horror
Your Favorite All-Female Super Teams!
Felter Skelter: Weird & Wonderful Artists Who Work With Felt
Men Grin and Women Scream: A New Analysis of Gendered Words in Fiction
Scary Stories Tribute Art Exhibit Is Beautifully Terrifying
Bad Books For Bad People Episode 8: Prince Lestat in the Realms of Atlantis
Fleeting Beauties Of Spring
What’s That Smell? Rare Books and Artifacts From a 1906 Library
15 Historical Women They Should Have Taught You About In School

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INVISIBLE OREGON: a study of light across time and space from Sam Forencich on Vimeo.

Jenna Kass

Bluebeard & the Final Girl: Feminist Retellings of Perrault’s Classic


Remembering the Morbid Anatomy Museum

The Snake Women of Kazuo Umezu

The 1940s Horror Movie That Embraced Lesbianism and Satanism

Museums Shared Their Creepiest Possessions On Twitter And They’re Kind OfTerrifying

Listen to the Sweet, Soft Warble Common Ravens Sing to Their Partners

Unearthly Laments: Two Records with which to refract time through the prism of sound.

9 Pretty Baby Names Inspired By Real British Witches

Suicides, Psychokillers, and the Question of Audience; The violence of girlhood in contemporary fiction

Haunting a Tiny House with Lady Delaney

Nagoro: Japan’s Strange Village of Dolls

Dracula’s Lost Icelandic Sister Text

How Dana Scully Inspired a Generation of Women

The Forbidden Desire of “Lover’s Eyes”

The Mysteries of the First-Ever Map of the North Pole

Bad Books For Bad People Episode 6: Alraune – The Ultimate Femme Fatale

this, that, and the other thing {xxix}

winchester770The New Room Found At Winchester Mystery House In San Jose

How to Incorporate Human Remains Into Your Dinner Party

Shunsho_The-Actors-Ichikawa-Danjuro-as-Skeleton-Spirit-of-Renegade-Monk-Seigen-965x1024Goblins, Ghosts, and Ghouls in Japanese Prints

1200Elvira on her date with Elvis and the fish recipe she got from Vincent Price

The Best 13 Witch House Artists For Your Halloween Party Playlist

11 Hidden Spots to Enter the Underworld

31 Days Of Feminist Horror Films: So, You’re a Woman Who Loves Horror Films

Fear You Can Hear: 31 of the Scariest Old Time Radio Episodes

We Salted Nannie: A True Southern Ghost Story

A Belief in Ghosts: Poetry And The Shared Imagination

40 Scariest Books Of The Past 200 Years

Wicked Witches Of The Left: A Brief History

8 Horror Movie Characters Who Could Teach You A Thing Or Two About Style

† Halloween from Black Phoenix Alchemy Lab: A Mini Review

The Spooky Vegan: Spirit Halloween 2016 Costumes I Would Actually Wear

The Feminist Power of Female Ghosts

The 31 Best Electronic Horror Movie Soundtracks of All Time

this, that, and the other thing {xxvii}

hildurcoverWitchcraft and Hypnagogia in Hildur Yeoman’s World of Fashion

kate-bush-beach-ball-porpoiseKate Bush: A Crash Course for the Non-Believer

KristenLiuWong_REALLIFEThe Scrying Game: Makeup and skincare vlogs are handy magic mirrors for the anxious

Villainess-MaleficentIn Defense of Villainesses

downloadMothertonguetied: The Fantasy of Belonging.  Sonya Vatomsky on memory and language and losing parts of yourself and being seen for what you’ve become. There’s probably a Russian word for all of those things; Sonya might whisper it to us and seal it with a black-lipped kiss.

OdfY1muiBad Books For Bad People Tenebrous Kate and Jack Guignol cover the weirdest, kinkiest, and most outrageous fiction they can unearth.

composite2_custom-652635bbff5d18f123788817b3b7a4e0ea99cc54-s1300-c85When Your Dream House Is A Dollhouse, No Space Is Too Small

enhanced-24351-1445610547-1222 Medieval Satans Who Are Just Having A Really Bad Day

The horror of female adolescence – and how to write about it

Magic Rites Between the Eclipses

Examining Psychological Horror in the Silent Hill Franchise

Friday’s Child is Satan’s Child: a review of some semi-forgotten horror pulp

How Victorians Encoded Messages in Bouquets (they used flowers a lot like we use emoji)

“Mysticore” is the new norm: Inside the trend that’s casting its spell over the culture

7 Things You Don’t Know About Moths, But Should

A Brief History of the Tumblr Witch

Gossip As An Act Of Resistance

Celebrating female Victorian writers

Sex With A Fairy, Tea With A Ghost: Interview With Kelly Link

Zoe Quinn’s next game is a Chuck Tingle FMV dating simulator

How To Support Black Women Sci-Fi Authors and Filmmakers

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molly-crabapple-geek-love-katherine-dunn-body-image-1463256483-size_1000 Why Katherine Dunn’s ‘Geek Love’ Was a Bible to Weird Kids Like Me

untitled-1-of-1Christ Consciousness, part I in Ellen Rogers’ Gnosis series, reflections on art & spirituality.

redasblood_full Red as Blood and White as Bone by Theodora Goss


Witchcraft, Satanism, and the Male Gaze: The Paranoid Sexual Politics of Belladonna of Sadness

1217.w529.h352Park Chan-Wook’s The Handmaiden: A Korean Gothic Lesbian Revenge Thriller 

Follow the breadcrumbs: why fairytales are magic for modern fiction
10 strange novels of the British countryside
The Best Witch Cinema You Haven’t Seen
Riding With the Witch: Anxiety & Archetypes in Sleep Paralysis
The Haunting World of Jewish Female Demons and Spirits
Why we must burn her at once, via The Toast
How 2 Sisters and 1 Murder Inspired 500 Songs
How poetry helps us understand mental illness
Astronomers crack the secret of this gorgeous poem by Sappho
Google’s AI is writing eerie post-modern poetry
6 Sinister Podcasts to Scratch Your Eerie Itch

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