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.
Were sinister forces behind the holiday tragedy?
Jim Barclay was found in a shallow grave in what was the Wonnangatta Murders. Authorities suspected the cook, John Bamford, until Bamford's body turned up.
Is this eerie video a viral stunt? Or something far more sinister?
They watched in terror as the demonic writing appeared above her bed: "Esther Cox, you are mine to kill."
A monster, like a devil, flew up through the trees and disappeared behind the church.
He's one of England's most infamous criminals ... but was he actually guilty?
It was one of the the largest instances of mass murder in Nebraska ... and remains unsolved to this day.
Could this old burial ground be the most haunted place in Savannah?
They found the body with a black bag over its head, near an abandoned trunk that reeked of decay.
Why did this young woman intentionally check herself into an asylum?
Did this ancient German castle inspire Mary Shelley's famous horror novel?
This ruined castle in Sao Paulo was once a luxurious mansion ... until it became the site of a grisly murder mystery.
He thought they were sleeping ... until he saw the ants crawling across their bodies.
Two hundred years ago, Mary Shelley created a monster … and it's haunted us ever since.
Pere Cheney went from a bustling lumber center to a ghost town. Was it the result of a witch's curse?
This demented ripper cut a trail of death across the French countryside in 1897, leaving 11 known victims in his wake.
Do six blue-eyed spirits haunt the old churchyard where their murder victim is buried?
They say it moves around the attic at night, emitting a high-pitched giggle ...