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4 Folklore Creatures We Need to Make Horror Movies About Rather Than W*ndigos

Here's the thing: w*ndigos just aren't for us. They aren't a scary monster for us to use in our stories and claim as our own.W*ndigos just aren't for white people. They aren't a scary monster for us to claim and use in our stories. Here are alternative scary folklore creatures.

Monstrous Affections: Exploring Romance and Monsters

Taking a look at a few great reads that explore the concept of monsters who love, and the complicated narratives of romance and monsters.

Where to Get Your Monster Fix After STRANGER THINGS

Can't get enough demogorgon in your life? Then we've got some books about monsters you should check out after marathoning STRANGER THINGS.

Quiz: Which Hollywood Monster Are You?

Hollywood and movie fans alike love a good creature feature. Take this Hollywood monster quiz to find out which classic creature lurks inside your heart!

Magic and Monsters: 9 Dark YA Fantasy Books

They did the mash! These YA fantasy books about monsters and magic received lots of buzzed, or deserved to. Get your monster fix with these reads.

Classic Literary Monsters Rated For Kissability

The classic literary monsters don't get enough love. This post rates underappreciated monstrous figures based on kissability.

Why Are We Attracted to Fictional Monsters?

One reader muses on exactly what is so appealing about monsters in fiction.

New Academic Conference on Comic Books Talks About Monstrous Women

A recap of the Monstrous Women in Comics Conference, an interdisciplinary academic conference on comic books and graphic novels.

Celebrate Women in Horror Month with 41 Black Women Writers

Why you need to pick up a new anthology of horror poetry and short fiction from black women writers!

100 Must-Read Books About Monsters

Monsters under the bed. Monsters in the closet. Monsters in the woods. Sea monsters. Otherworldly monsters. When we want to ...

Philippine Monsters that Deserve Horror Novels

Here are three monsters from Philippine folklore that deserve to be featured in mainstream horror fiction.

How Mirka Got Her Sword: Yarn, Yelling, and Yiddish in Hereville

Here’s an example of perfect symmetry in a graphic novel. Hereville: How Mirka Got Her Sword (words and images by Barry Deutsch, ...

What’s on your Pull List?: December 9, 2015

Every week, a different Panelteer will give you a rundown of the comics they’re most looking forward to for the ...

Things Get Broken. Things Explode. It’s a Dinosaur Disaster.

To be fair, dinosaurs are kind of low-hanging fruit in the children’s non-fiction market. It’s not hard to sell dinosaur ...

18 Reasons to Follow Conan across the Sands of Zamora

Conan the Cimmerian, savage and seemingly invincible (except when necessary for a plot twist), is a man who lives by ...