Michael S Collins was born in a place which no longer exists, in a universe which thankfully does. With over a hundred articles and stories in print, he has written for places as diverse as the Doctor Who Appreciation Society magazine Celestial Toyroom, to The Fortean Times. Living in Glasgow with child and wife, Michael sadly does not own a pet llama. Yet.
MICHAEL S. COLLINS takes a look at Arthur Conan Doyle's ground-breaking The Horror of the Heights
MICHAEL S. COLLINS bids farewell to 1960s Sherlock Holmes TV star Douglas Wilmer, who died recently aged 96
MICHAEL S. COLLINS tells how Derby County Football Club was long dogged by a 'gypsy curse'
MICHAEL S. COLLINS shows us a different side to the wartime prime minister, Winston Churchill
MICHAEL S. COLLINS introduces us to a mostly unknown ghost story by a man at the centre of a very famous haunting
MICHAEL S. COLLINS tells us why predestination is such a popular concept in horror
MICHAEL S. COLLINS describes how too much horror might have been too much for Sheridan Le Fanu!
ANDREW HOMER looks back on Most Haunted: Alton Towers
GIANNA DE SALVO looks at some of England's most celebrated poltergeist cases
MATT WINGETT discusses Arthur Conan Doyle's love of the macabre
LH DAVIES has a look to see what spooky places you can visit in Middlesborough in North Riding of Yorkshire.
ANDREW GARVEY gives a rundown of the spooky goings on at Conway Hall's Halloween Special
STEPHEN MOSLEY reviews the second in the Hammer Karnstein Vampire Trilogy - Lust for a Vampire!
SARAH BLAIR-DICKINSON reviews Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince (2009)
Here's a collection of the real Brides of Frankenstein ...
IAN STEPHEN reviews The Descent (2005)
Devils of Darkness - Fresh British vampire movie is head above usual Hammer knockoffs - worth more credit than it gets
CLAIRE BARRAND reveals some of Wales' most disturbing folk legends...
MJ STEEL COLLINS lists the most disturbing ghosts and legends of the Haunted Tower of London
Guest blogger DANIEL W CHEELY says British books inspired his love for haunted houses...
MJ STEEL COLLINS looks at the murder and subsequent afterlife of famed Victorian London actor William Terriss
KERRY GREENWAY looks at how and why we should protect ourselves from paranormal forces...
The arrival of some of Universal's most beloved horror movies on Blu-ray is a mixed blessing, says RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES
KAYLEIGH MARIE EDWARDS takes a look at the gory, overlooked British horror Mum and Dad (2008)
KAYLEIGH MARIE EDWARDS takes a look at little know horror, Mum and Dad (2008) directed by Steven Sheil...
HOWARD JACKSON says Happy Birthday Peter Cushing with a look at the role that made him a horror icon, Victor Frankenstein in The Curse of Frankenstein (1957)
ANN MASSEY O'REGAN says when it comes to horror films you probably don't think of Ireland as having a major impact on the genre...