Killer Budgie: The Genteel & the Unspeakable from Chris Woodyard

Ordering Special Effects for the Séance Room

Ordering Special Effects for the Séance Room A dealer in séance room effects and apparatus offers his wares to a materialization medium.

What is a Fairy Blast?

What is a fairy blast? A comparison between a Limerick servant girl struck by a “fairy blast” that turned her into her American-accented sister and the Watseka Wonder case.

Rocky Mountain Cry: A Colorado Banshee

Rocky Mountain Cry: A Colorado Banshee Two girls in Colorado follow a strangely human wailing, which leads them to a bizarre giant apparition.

Broad Stripes and Bright Stars

Broad Stripes and Bright Stars The American flag is not an easy subject for simulacra, yet it has frequently been seen flying as a vision in the sky.