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Spiteful Spirits and Sacrificial Souls Suffer in Sinister Silence and Sincere Sorrow

We’ve heard many urban legends about murder victims and people who die quite by accident, yet remain tied to the place where they have met their untimely demise. Personally, I believe that’s a bunch of nonsense, but it is fun to entertain the possibility of ghosts, particularly those on a mission of vengeance. Ghost stories… Continue reading Spiteful Spirits and Sacrificial Souls Suffer in Sinister Silence and Sincere Sorrow

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Damnable, Devastating, Distressing Decapitation

Decapitation.  First thing that comes to mind?  Do you think of the Headless Horseman?  Marie Antoinette and the infamous guillotine?  The Red Queen in Alice in Wonderland bellowing, “Off with her head!” Anne Boylen and King Henry’s hunger for a son? I got onto a decapitation kick after my Marie Antoinette and the brioche blog. Naturally, anything… Continue reading Damnable, Devastating, Distressing Decapitation

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How to Eat Brioche When One is Headless

Poor Marie Antoinette. Seldom has a French queen been as maligned as this young woman during and after her reign as Dauphine of France (heir apparent to the throne – 1770 to 1774);  and Queen of France and Navarre –  1774 to 1792).  She was the 15th (seriously) child of Holy Roman Emporer Francis and Empress Maria… Continue reading How to Eat Brioche When One is Headless

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No Escape from Alcatraz

Escape from Alcatraz was a blockbuster film released in 1979 starring Clint Eastwood, and detailing the true escape 3 men planned and were possibly successful in carrying out. It dramatizes the only supposedly successful escape from the maximum security prison on Alcatraz Island. It was closed shortly after the true events on which the film was based. While it… Continue reading No Escape from Alcatraz

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Ladies on the Lam for Love

As long as there have been love stories there have been criminal lovers who hit the road together in order to avoid the law.  This isn’t the same as criminal couples where both man and woman are criminals and on the lam as much to save their own individual butts as to be together. I… Continue reading Ladies on the Lam for Love

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Schizoid Sarah’s Strange Staircases

The Winchester Family The Winchester Family of the Winchester Repeating Arms Company ,bears the honour of the peculiar Winchester Mystery House. Initially  William Wirt Winchester and Sarah Winchester (nee Pardee), and for a short time, their daughter Annie Paradee Winchester, who died only a few weeks after her birth, lived in an elegant manor in New Haven, Connecticut. Sarah spoke four… Continue reading Schizoid Sarah’s Strange Staircases

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Dorothy Allison All-Seeing, All-Knowing All-Psychic Abilities

Many people have heard about Dorothy Allison. She was a self-proclaimed psychic. In May 1988, she was featured on Unsolved Mysteries. When Dorothy was 14, she predicted her father’s death and he died a few weeks later. Allison used her abilities to help police find missing children and their predators. In her voluntary detecting career, … Continue reading Dorothy Allison All-Seeing, All-Knowing All-Psychic Abilities