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.
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They called him "America’s Unknown Child."
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This sadistic giant murdered 10 people in the 1960s and 70s.
The weird fiction and mysterious life of Belgian author Jean Ray.
These human cadavers were mummified naturally by peat bogs.
These spooky roads make for a haunted holiday road trip.
10 of the best paranormal podcasts to satisfy your ghostly curiosity and keep you believing, long after "spooky season" ends.
They aren't just scary, they're true.
The King of Horror shares his frightening faves.
This young woman suffered a brutal death, her head tragically lost to time.
Did the supposedly infamous Romanian killer really slay 35 people?
He had a disturbing confession to make back in 1982.
In the woods of the Pacific Northwest is a derelict building rumored to be the home of sinister forces.
This sad tale has a peculiar ending.
A nephew of the Chinese emperor, Liu Pengli was feared by many.
This 1983 missing person's case continues to cause controversy and anguish.
This 1911 death rattled Chicago citizens and media.
Not all bunnies are cute and cuddly...
These spirits are known for their disruptiveness—and their violence towards the living.