Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Browsing the "Rites and Rituals" Category

Withering Heights

Withering Heights (not to be confused with Wuthering Heights, the work of literary genius of the same name, though that is what it is named for) is not an experience I would wish upon anyone. I would like to say [...]

October 4, 2017 Rites and Rituals

Mother Earth

In my experience, when one is tired, one tends to “see” differently than when one is awake. For example, children “see” things in the dark which are not there. The first time I “saw” something I assumed it was simply [...]

September 26, 2017 Beings and Entities, Locations and Sites, Madness, Paranoia, and Mental Illness, Rites and Rituals

A Riddle in Olcshire

Beyond the Veil is Dark And beyond Dark, the Heart That Must Be Slain. The Veil is everything you know And the Dark, Olcshire. This was the message handed to me, as per my grandfather’s will. It was peculiar, but [...]

July 20, 2017 Rites and Rituals

Lights Out: A Beginner’s Guide to Playing

Preface To preface this beginner’s guide and rule-book on the game of “Lights Out”, the author discourages any individuals from initiating or participating in this game. With that being said, this guide serves to assist those brave and moronic individuals [...]

July 19, 2017 Rites and Rituals


The spacious room was nearly silent, save for the cuckoo clock ticking away above the repainted fireplace. Both of them, among other little touch ups, were meant to make the once foreboding house seem a little more inviting, but all [...]

June 10, 2017 Beings and Entities, Deaths, Murders, and Disappearances, Rites and Rituals, Strange and Unexplained


Sunset had fallen on the countryside, and the warmth of the day was fading with each passing moment. Vespers of an autumn breeze whispered through the fields, setting the amber stalks of corn into a somber dance… yet with each [...]

May 17, 2017 Beings and Entities, Dark Comedy, Humor, and Parodies, Halloween Stories, Rites and Rituals

The First of the Three

For William, it all started out as nothing more than a strange way of impressing a pretty girl, and he certainly wouldn’t have been the first in the long history of men who defied all semblance of logic in the [...]

May 16, 2017 Rites and Rituals

Heaven’s Herb

In the wake of the 2016 American election, several changes occurred in the country. One of the more highly publicized and celebrated of these developments was California’s legalization of marijuana for recreational use. While the objective impact has thus far [...]

April 28, 2017 Artifacts and Objects, Deaths, Murders, and Disappearances, Dreams and Nightmares, Drugs and Addictions, Madness, Paranoia, and Mental Illness, Myths and Legends, Rites and Rituals, Strange and Unexplained
The Duxbury Chronicles “The Students” Phase: 1

The Duxbury Chronicles “The Students” Phase: 1

Please visit The Duxbury Chronicles series tag to read prior installments. THE STUDENTS PHASE 1 (Contin) CHAPTER 3 “Pandemonium” September 24th, 2017, A very dark time, in a very dark place. The ceiling had been gone for days… The basement [...]

March 28, 2017 Beings and Entities, Rites and Rituals, Strange and Unexplained


I am here to discuss my experiences with a band, known as Vantablack. They are a progressive death metal band, based in my hometown of Battered Grove – a small, but lively, town in New England. The band consists of [...]

March 5, 2017 Rites and Rituals