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Click at Your Own Risk: Classic Tales of Terror, Online!


burning pumpkinToo busy egging the neighbors’ place to get to the book store?  Here are some ghastly tales you can enjoy from the comfort of your dungeon.  Follow the links – if you dare.

Oscar Wilde, The Canterville Ghost:  The successful career of a proper English ghost comes to a screeching halt when an obnoxious American family moves into his stately home.

HP Lovecraft, The Colour Out of Space:  I got a rock: Lovecraft abandons his usual, squishy antagonists and opts for a simpler style in this bleak tale of a squishy meteor and the star-crossed family it drops in on.

Ambrose Bierce, The Damned Thing:  Forces beyond human perception can be deadly, but make for a poor alibi in a murder trial. Let’s hope the jurors‘ minds are as open as the victim‘s throat.Mark Twain,

A Ghost Story:  Embarrassment isn’t reserved for the living.

And no fright night would be complete without Edgar Allen Poe’s The Raven:
Once upon a midnight dreary, while I pondered weak and weary,
Over many a quaint and curious volume of forgotten lore,
While I nodded, nearly napping, suddenly there came a tapping,
As of some one gently rapping, rapping at my chamber door.
`’Tis some visitor,’ I muttered, `tapping at my chamber door –


Need I say more? Happy Halloween!

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