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      Three Historical Outbreaks of the Plague

      Three Historical Outbreaks of the Plague

      A.R. ArthurMay 23, 2024

      The Bubonic Plague has been known by a variety of names from the Black Death to the Great Mortality. This disease has been with humanity for thousands of years and continues to exist in minute…

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      Three Historical Outbreaks of the Plague

      Three Historical Outbreaks of the Plague

      A.R. ArthurMay 23, 2024

      The Bubonic Plague has been known by a variety of names from the Black Death to the Great Mortality. This disease has been with humanity for thousands of years and continues to exist in minute outposts all over the world. The first evidence of the Plague bacteria—Yersinia pestis—was…

      Haunted Towns – When Communities Go Bad

      Haunted Towns – When Communities Go Bad

      Maria HaskinsMay 22, 2024

      The horror genre is full of haunted houses, but beyond the creaking, sighing, bleeding walls of those buildings, there are also haunted towns. These…

      7 Goth D&D Classes

      7 Goth D&D Classes

      Rachael ConradMay 21, 2024

      While the overarching themes of Dungeons & Dragons often include found family, good triumphing over evil, and—especially if you’re a bard—romancing your way out…

      Cover Reveal: From These Dark Abodes, by Lyndsie Manusos

      Cover Reveal: From These Dark Abodes, by Lyndsie Manusos

      Sean MarkeyMay 20, 2024

      We are absolutely delighted to share this amazing cover for Lyndsie Manusos’s debut novella, From These Dark Abodes. Tentative release date: August 13, 2024 Lyndsie…

      Six Fire Depictions of Hell

      Six Fire Depictions of Hell

      Meg ElisonMay 20, 2024

      Although the Bible provides scant details on what heaven is like, it’s ready to dish about hell. Hell is a furnace that never goes…

      5 Films From the Sad Vampire Cinematic Universe

      5 Films From the Sad Vampire Cinematic Universe

      Avra MargaritiMay 16, 2024

      Vampires or other blood-drinkers are popular creatures to appear in movies. Once, vampire horror was a social commentary on wealth, power, and decadence sucking…

      5 Unsettling Horror Series You Should Watch

      5 Unsettling Horror Series You Should Watch

      Vanessa MakiMay 14, 2024

      There’s something unsettling about watching characters struggle to deal with their reality and what is and isn’t real. Naturally, people flock to psychological horror to…

      The War of Body and Mind in Scorn

      The War of Body and Mind in Scorn

      David KaneMay 9, 2024

      You awake in an unfamiliar place, surrounded by the decayed ruin of a civilization insistent on propagating life for an occluded purpose. Naked and…

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