Demons in the Darkness: Black-Eyed Kids

Demons in the Darkness: Black-Eyed Kids

When you think of children, what comes to mind? Playgrounds? Schools? Birthday parties with hats and candles waiting to be blown out? Whatever you’re thinking, it probably isn’t small demons with entirely black eyes standing on your porch in the middle of the night,...
Prepare Yourself for a Chilling Feast of Fear

Prepare Yourself for a Chilling Feast of Fear

One of the perks of working at Scare Street is that now, when someone asks me ‘what’s wrong with you?’, there’s a certain degree of affection behind it. It’s not often in life that you get to find a few people who will encourage you to churn up the depths of...
Nightmare Box: The Kidnapping of Colleen Stan

Nightmare Box: The Kidnapping of Colleen Stan

In this day and age, hitchhiking is almost non-existent. It seems like everyone knows that getting into cars with complete strangers is a bad idea, and there are safer ways to get around. But in the 1970s, hitchhiking was a common practice – sometimes, it was even...
The War Between Heaven and Hell Has Begun…

The War Between Heaven and Hell Has Begun…

Growing up on an isolated Appalachian farm, I conjured many demons that terrified me. Not literally conjured, only in my mind. Every shuffling noise in the dark was a monster. Any shadowy movement in my room was a demon. Then, I grew up. And nothing changed. Except...
You Are About to Learn a New Lesson in Terror…

You Are About to Learn a New Lesson in Terror…

Did you ever have a teacher you were afraid of? I did. I had more than one, in fact, but then again, I went to Catholic schools when it was still acceptable to strike a child with a ruler. No, not on the hands. On the back of the head, or wherever the Sister felt such...
A New Terror Has Been Unmasked…

A New Terror Has Been Unmasked…

I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it again. You can tell how much I like a character by how utterly horrible I am to them. I think Death Veil makes it pretty clear that Benton and Nicole are two of my favorites. Apparently, you’re not supposed to talk too much about...