The Guessing Tales Blog

Paranormal Romances in Myths and Legends

Why has paranormal romance taken on such a hold on the popular reading appetite this last decade or so? Is...

Top 5 Animal Attack Horror Movies

Horror has a long tradition of animal attack gore. And it’s for good reason – we’ve been running away from...

Guillermo del Toro’s The Devil’s Backbone – A Humanist Ghost Story

“Never fear the dead. Fear the living. They are the real danger.”    ~Guillermo del Toro The Devil’s Backbone (El Espinazo...

5 of the Best Supernatural Monsters from Pop Culture

As long as we have heroes, we are always going to have a villainous monster to go along with them....

5 Amazingly Weird and Freaky Mystery Animals

Every so often a story hits the news: someone somewhere has found some bizarre critter, usually dead, and the world...

Sympathy for the Devil: Interview with the Vampire and The Last Werewolf and the Changing Nature of the Monstrous Human

It’s perfectly normal to love monsters these days. Millions of teenage (and not so teenage) girls have spent the last...

5 Super Creepy Horror Movie Masks

Good looking horror movie masks (or bad looking, depending on how you think of it) can go a long way...

5 Awesome Fantasy Swords from Literature

Throughout history, famous swords have taken on an impressive symbolic depth and are a mainstay in heroic tales, fictional and...

5 Curious Facts about Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland

For 150 years, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll (real name Charles Lutwidge Dodgson), a curious tale about a...

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