Posts tagged
‘death omens’

Phantom Coaches at the Door

Phantom Coaches at the Door Phantom coaches pull up to the door, bringing death or mystery.

Cholera Curiosities

Cholera Curiosities Fortean curiosities of cholera including blue fog, sulfurous stenches, vanishing birds. and Women in Black.

Fearing the Walking Dead, The Undertaker’s Revenge, and the Lost Art of the Coffin Threat

Fearing the Walking Dead, The Undertaker’s Revenge, and the Lost Art of the Coffin Threat A compendium of popular posts.

The Consumption Letters: Decomposing Correspondence

The Consumption Letters: Decomposing Correspondence: A physician makes the case that the letters of the ill or dead give off the smell of death and decomposition.

Creature Feature: A Banshee at Sea

Creature Feature: A Banshee at Sea The crew of a windjammer far from land hears a “howling out of the darkness a most frightful, wailing cry, ghastly in its agony and intensity.” Was it a banshee?

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