Spooky Side of Sex History
stories, legends, suspenseful tales or lusty encounters with spectral lovers…
all these can fuel the imagination beyond our capacity to understand why the
human condition begs smoke and mirror behavior. We beg to be scared.
Romantic Ideology behind Them
The French Revolution
constituted for the conscience of the dominant aristocratic class a fall
from innocence, and upturning of the natural chain of events that
resounded all over Europe; the old regime became, in their imaginary, a
At around 3.40am on August 31st 1888, a carter named Charles Cross was
making his way along Bucks Row Whitechapel, when he noticed a bundle
lying in a gateway. Presuming it to be a tarpaulin, and thinking that it
might prove useful, he went to examine it and discovered, instead, that
it was the body of a woman.
Erotic Romantic Legend
Originally written as a love story, this "horror" took
on a life of its own, giving the myth of the vampire more substance than
it had ever experienced.