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Occult Detectives – John Silence

In the closing years of the nineteenth century, around 800 weekly periodicals were published in Britain—and  240 of them regularly featured detective fiction! But Algernon Blackwood’s  John Silence wasn’t just an investigator but a mystic and clairvoyant, an adept in … Continue reading

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Movies for October – Dark Humor

Beetlejuice is a 1988 American fantasy-comedy-horror film directed by Tim Burton, produced by The Geffen Company and distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures. The plot revolves around a recently deceased young couple (Alec Baldwin and Geena Davis) who become ghosts haunting their former home. … Continue reading

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Caturday Thoughts – Black Cats and Human Ignorance

Every year the warnings go out. Black cats should be kept indoors at Halloween. Many rescue groups avoid adopting out black cats in the weeks leading up to the day. In fact it’s a good idea to keep all cats … Continue reading

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