2019 has proven to be a year of interesting stories. There have been countless news articles and segments about alleged hauntings that caught the world's attention. But how many of these were legit and how many could be debunked? Let's take a look back at the past year and see what's in store. 1. Supermarket… Continue reading The Most Memorable Paranormal Stories of 2019
https://youtu.be/RydUi43GcqI Not a fan of reading? Click on the video! In the trend of shining the spotlight on the creepy side of the holidays, let's talk about the Kallikantzaros...or the Kallikantzaroi (plural). What is interesting about this legend is that it also has a connection with the dates December 25th-January 6th. If you read my… Continue reading The Kallikantzaros: Creepy Christmas Monsters that Punish Sinners!
https://youtu.be/nLD3KSQuCag Don't like to read? Then check out the video! When we think of the holidays, we think of cheerfulness, merriment, and nothing scary. Well, if you find Santa Claus scary, then I don’t know what to tell you. But not everyone thinks of the holidays as a positive time of year. Many see it… Continue reading This Icelandic Legend Makes Christmas a Little Scarier
https://youtu.be/vf2zkxluroE Don't like to read? Check out this video instead! I'm a diehard fan of Krampus. I've always thought that "Elf on the Shelf" was way too soft for kids. Why make them think a creepy looking doll is spying on them when you can use a terrifying half-goat/half-demon creature to scare them into behaving?… Continue reading Do You Like Krampus? Meet Frau Perchta the Christmas Witch
Did you know it's been four years since my last book? That's a long time. I'll try to go into details as to why without the intention of giving excuses. The reason why I wanted to write this blog is that authors will so often beat themselves up over not producing content. Then months turn… Continue reading Forgiving Myself: A New Book…Four Years Later
This may come across as a surprise, but I love watching beauty pageants. From Miss USA to cheering on my friends in the local pageant scene, I'll support my friends and the incredible women that grace the stage. Organizations like Miss USA and Miss America have come a long way since they started. But they… Continue reading My Opinion on Beauty Pageants as a Plus Size Woman
From 1986 until 2013 - My home was San Diego, California. Moving to Raleigh, NC in 2013 was one of the biggest changes of my life. I won't lie, the transition was really hard. I longed to return to San Diego any chance I had. In short, I didn't see Raleigh as "home." I considered… Continue reading How I Fell in Love with My City (Finally)