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Month of Scares: Look before you Airbnb!

If there’s one thing I’ve learned about this community, it’s that we like to travel. ¬†From Facetaco’s trips to Italy and Gnidrah’s almost fanatical devotion to following around her local teams, to Flanny’s trips to odd places in Michigan, we … Continue reading

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Haunted House Of The Week: The John Lawson House

This week’s house doesn’t really fit the “haunted” mold, but it’s still seriously creepy. Take it away, Oddity Central: Every day, the porch at the John Lawson House is occupied by life-sized female mannequins dressed in clothes from the last … Continue reading

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Haunted House Of The Week: The Monte Cristo Homestead, Australia

I’ll be honest: I chose today’s house because 1) it’s pretty and 2) it reminded me of Monte Cristo sandwiches, which are delicious. Have you ever had one at the restaurant inside the Pirates of the Caribbean ride at Disneyland? … Continue reading

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Haunted House Of The Week: Houska Castle, Czech Republic

Not a very impressive picture, is it? Kind of dull, especially for a castle, right? THINK AGAIN. First, go look at the photos of the interior. It’s cool, I’ll wait. Freaked out now? Good. Now read this delightfully melodramatic description … Continue reading

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Haunted House Of The Week: The Stanley Hotel

This is, of course, the hotel that inspired The Shining. Enough said; end of post. Seriously though, The Stanley Hotel in Estes Park, Colorado, is neat and very pretty and I want to stay there. Teddy Roosevelt stayed there! Maybe … Continue reading

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My own haunted house mystery

You’ve all introduced me to some amazing haunted houses these past few months. You’ve shared some of your own tales of terror. Now I want to tell you mine. It happened about 15 years ago, on the sort of family … Continue reading

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Haunted House Of The Week: The John R. Drish House, Tuscaloosa, Alabama

It was hard to know how to proceed after last week’s entry, because I’m pretty sure no story is ever going to beat Hinterkaifeck’s for sheer horror. Where do you go from there? Back to the basics, that’s where. Look … Continue reading

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