If you’ve liked my Facebook Author page (www.facebook.com/MitziFlyteAuthor) or even read this blog over the last few years (Who ARE you?), you know that I’m drawn to the “things that go bump in the night.” That could be aliens staring in the window, monsters hiding under the bed, ghosts blowing in and out of the … More Why I Like Scary Stories and Weird Stuff
What is it about buildings, hotels, houses, towns that are deserted? What draws us…well, some of us…to them? Is it the untold history of the place? Maybe it’s the story ideas that we, as writers, get when we see a picture like the one above. This must have been a beautiful hotel in its day. … More Freaky Friday – Deserted and Haunted?
The Boyd Theater is an old cinema in downtown Bethlehem, PA. Image: http://www.bethlehemarehomes.com There are local stories about the Boyd being haunted by a “lady in white.” A few years ago I was meeting friends for a movie at the Boyd. One of the friends was Katherine Ramsland, a professor at DeSales University and a very prolific … More Freaky Friday…in which our Mitzi sees a ghost…maybe
Image: http://www.thesun.co.uk Interesting stats from my Facebook Author page http://www.facebook.com/MitziFlyteAuthor: The greatest number of people reached were for actual scenes that could be horror writer prompts http://www.viralnova.com/creepy-places/?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=aweber. The next largest reach was the article about a fleet of UFOs flying across the face of the Moon: http://ow.ly/AleSd And then there was the article about a new … More Freaky Friday – Searching for the Weird