Around The World In Eighty Ghosts: Part Three

The end is in sight so let’s buckle up and continue our whistle-stop tour of the weird world we live in. Read Part’s One and Two 41. Highland Towers – Selangor, Malaysia On December 11th 1993, a 12 storey tower block in Selangor, Malaysia collapsed, resulting in the death of 48 people. As is often…

The Highgate Vampire: Desecration & Duels

A Modern Day Vampire Hysteria  There was a lot going on in 1970’s London – disco was about to take over the world, and fashion was about to become a whole lot more psychedelic, all while learning to live with the fear of nuclear annihilation.  It’s a lively backdrop to what would become one of…

Edward Mordrake: Chained Together For Life

Did You Hear The News About Edward? Edward was said to be a sensitive intellectual, given to the lofty ponderings that only a man of favourable birth has the time to ponder. He was also a man of unusual musical talent, with a beauty that could make angels weep.  Despite Edward’s status, he lived in…

The Curious Tale Of Gef The Mongoose

“I am a freak. I have hands and I have feet, and if you saw me you’d faint, you’d be petrified, mummified, turned into stone or a pillar of salt!”  Gef Background  I arrived on the windswept shores of the Isle of Man on a Sunday evening in the winter of 1931. The little island…