Halloween Hotties: Weird Tales

Originally posted on Vampire Maman:
Weird Tales (1923-1954) was known for famous writers such as Lovecraft.  But most of us remember it for the racy and really fun and totally sexist covers. I’m sharing a few in case you need any ideas for Halloween costumes. Um, some of these gals don’t have much in the…

Tucked away

Originally posted on Vampire Maman:
Tucked away in the shadows of the night, we gather together with dim lights and candles. Our faces bright and alive. I’ll catch a smile or a laugh. Even when it is only us we’ll still be holding our collective secrets close to our hearts. There are those times when…

A Birthday for Dracula – Bela Lugosi

Originally posted on Vampire Maman:
Béla Ferenc Dezső Blaskó (20 October 1882 – 16 August 1956), October 20! Happy Birthday Bela Lugosi Bite Me! He is best known for his starring role in Dracula, but this Vampires favorite Bela Lugosi movie is the 1945 film The Body Snatcher with Boris Karloff. Now THAT is a great movie.…

Out in the orchard

Originally posted on Vampire Maman:
Out in the orchard she stood in the dark yelling at the ghosts to leave. He stood on the veranda next to me shaking his head. “I don’t know. She is obsessed by them.” Leaning against a wicker chair he closed his eyes. “You ok?” I put my hand on…

Demons

Originally posted on Vampire Maman:
Last weekend I was at my brother Max’s home in the city, San Francisco. My husband Teddy and I were there. 15 year old Clara was at her grandparents who live within walking distance from Max. Note: Halloween is almost here (along with my birthday) so I should be writing some laugh…

Oktoberfest Brown Butter Noodles

Originally posted on anotherfoodieblogger:
Oktoberfest Brown Butter Noodles My office held an Oktoberfest potluck for lunch this week, and I brought this side dish to the event. The company provided bratwurst and sauerkraut with spicy brown mustard, while the employees brought German side dishes. Oh, and they also served root beer. (Hey, it was lunchtime!…

All Hallows Eve

Originally posted on Vampire Maman:
On a crisp October night, Eve, a girl of singular beauty and spirit, refused as the 5th daughter to marry a man not of her choice. It was a good match, for someone else, but not for her. The thought of living under his roof, be it in luxury, made…

“Utopia of the pen and the paper”

Originally posted on johncoyote:
Utopia of the pen and the paper. A Poem by Coyote Poetry Last freedom is the mind. Can’t control the mind completely. Always hope hiding somewhere.                               Utopia of the pen and the paper. In the sixties. There was a good dream. We support to be working 32 hours a week…