Orrin Grey is the author of several spooky books, among them Guignol and Other Sardonic Tales and Painted Monsters and Other Strange Beasts. His stories about monsters, ghosts, and sometimes the ghosts of monsters have been published in dozens of anthologies, including Ellen Datlow's Best Horror of the Year.
Or is it just a compelling fantasy?
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Often labeled merely as "Stephen King's wife", this Mistress of Horror defies oversimplification.
Who says summer isn't a terrifying season?
The award-winning author writes tales of supernatural and occult horror with a Southern Gothic flair.
The killer's own defense attorney described him as “the very definition of heartless evil.”
UFOs, alien autopsies, and more—what really happened in Roswell?
A kidnapper confessed, but was she telling the truth?
The condition at the heart of the Gypsy Rose Blanchard case.
Venture into the encrypted taunts and horrific crimes of one of America's most disturbing serial killers.
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Were they paranormal investigators extraordinaire, or deceptive frauds?
2021 saw a wide array of new horror releases—and here are some of the best.
They called him "America’s Unknown Child."
The Black Vault hosts more than two million documents—many of them about UFOs and similar phenomena.
This sadistic giant murdered 10 people in the 1960s and 70s.
The weird fiction and mysterious life of Belgian author Jean Ray.