Trick ‘r Treat

[Creator Corner]

The Halloween Song

“The pumpkins are glowing and the alcohol’s flowing and witches step outside to smoke, Two mummies are kissing and reminiscing, beneath the moonlit oak…“ I wrote this song, also back in 2010; maybe that was a great year for writing Halloween songs! I finally got around to recording it this year in my small bedroom

Halloween 2016 Countdown : 31 Years Of Horror – 2007

31 days. 31 years. 5 movies per year! That’s the challenge a good friend presented me with recently, and I NEVER back down from a challenge! (well, nearly never!) Every day through October I will be pondering and revealing my 5 favorite horror and monster movies from 1985 right up to 2016. When I was

Razor Blades in the Apple: Urban Myth or Deadly Fact?

Halloween is right around the corner! You’ve hopefully selected your costume and are prepared to enter the Halloween Love Costume Contest. You’re likely excited for all the parties you have lined up, but if you’re a parent, there may be something less cheerful weighing on your mind: poisoned candy or candied apples stuffed with razor

Comic Book Review – Trick ‘r Treat: Days of the Dead

By the time writer/director Michael Dougherty’s Halloween horror anthology Trick ‘r Treat was released in 2009, it had already become something of a legend. Due to the delay in release, a graphic novel adaptation and even an action figure of the main villain were available to purchase before the movie could actually be seen, and

The Most Awesome Images of the Week: 3/16-3/20

We’ve reached the end of another week – thank god! – which means it’s time to once again take a look at the coolest, weirdest and/or most awesome images I’ve stumbled across on the internet this week. So let’s get right to it, shall we?! When I woke up this morning and checked my phone,

Building My 2014 Halloween Mood Table!

An annual tradition started by Matt from Dinosaur Dracula a couple years back, the basic idea behind the so-called Halloween Mood Table is to create a shrine to Halloween in your home, essentially as a place of Halloween worship. When your spirit is feeling low, you simply look at the shrine and VOILA… it’s completely

The Most Awesome Images Found on Social Media: 10/13-10/17

We’ve reached the end of another week – thank god! – which means it’s time to once again take a look at the coolest, weirdest and/or most awesome images that I’ve stumbled across on social media this past week. So let’s get right to it, shall we?! In preparation for The Walking Dead‘s fifth season

The Most Awesome Images Found on Social Media: 10/6-10/10

We’ve reached the end of another week – thank god! – which means it’s time to once again take a look at the coolest, weirdest and/or most awesome images that I’ve stumbled across on social media this past week. So let’s get right to it, shall we?! Though another Halloween is passing by without the

[Guest Post]

5 Wicked Ways to Haul Halloween Loot

Sometimes a happy little Jack-o-lantern treat bag doesn’t fit with your child’s Halloween costume. If your son has magically morphed into Freddy Krueger or your daughter decided to channel her inner Lizzy Borden, complete their Halloween outfits with equally macabre Halloween treat bags to match. Toxic Waste Bag Nothing says “delicious” like a pint-size zombie