Jenny Lind, The Feejee Mermaid and a Tale of Curious Young Vampires

Jenny Lind, The Feejee Mermaid and a Tale of Curious Young Vampires

Jenny Lind, The Feejee Mermaid and a Tale of Curious Young Vampires We, my brothers and I,  always thought it was a shame that P.T. Barnum never brought Jenny Lind to California. We would have also like to see the Feejee Mermaid. Of course I wasn’t around when they toured (about 7 or 8 years … Continue reading

Paranormal Passions (Abstract Verses for a Romantic Halloween)

Paranormal Passions (Abstract Verses for a Romantic Halloween)

Zombie Passion I look into your eye sockets, Right into your brain And know you love me Even if Your heart is on your sleeve Because you pinned it there After it fell out of your chest.     Vampire Passion Your fangs Glide along my neck I wait In anticipation Then you move your … Continue reading

Day of the Dead/Dia de Los Muertos in Arizona

Day of the Dead/Dia de Los Muertos in Arizona

Originally posted on THE MASKED MUJER:
November 2nd is All Souls Day or Dia de Los Muertos/Day of the Dead. (Photographs in this blog post are All Rights Reserved. Photographer: Diana Garcia/The Masked Mujer. *Permission Required.) Dia de Los Muertos/Day of the Dead is a very important Mexican and Latino tradition . It is a…

Beneath the Bed

Beneath the Bed

Beneath the Bed Something lurks beneath the bed They say it’s all inside my head But they haven’t seen its icy stare Or felt its hot breath on their hair The mirror reflects two sinister eyes If I stare long enough they grow in size If my breathing takes a pause I hear the clitter-scratch … Continue reading

He can give her dreams or make her forget …

He can give her dreams or make her forget …

“I’ve been to places so remote that there are no ghosts, There is no love, No law, With no memory of anything good, Or pure, Or real. That is the place, or places I go, To get away, And find myself, but it isn’t working, but I still like to go there. It is where … Continue reading