Category Archives: Paranormal creatures

Legends and More from the First World War

It’s only natural that when governments clamp down on news from the front that citizens take the slightest tidbit and make it into a story. In other cases, the truth stands as a story so amazing, it doesn’t need embellishment. … Continue reading

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Zombies

No, I’m  not talking politics. I’m talking those original undead. Sorry to sound like a Tanya Tucker song, but I was a fan of the genre before it was cool. I remember the days when zombies were created by Voodoo … Continue reading

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Writing Totems

I first encountered totems during my job as a scientist. Funny, isn’t it. Yet, there were all these little figures around the computers in the environmental lab where I worked. They were to protect the instrument, make it run all … Continue reading

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E.R. Davis Dishes on the Color Blue and Vampires

The Color of Magic First: Terry Pratchett fans, look away… or stay, bearing in mind I’m talking about a different color of magic. A color minus the U, among other things. Second: Thanks to Linda for inviting me to talk … Continue reading

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For Better or Worse, I take thee Werewolf…

Let me just state that despite the current trends, Lon Chaney is and will forever more be my werewolf of choice. He had it all–good looks, tortured soul and a curse he couldn’t avoid. Definite hero material. But where did … Continue reading

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