classichorrorblog: The Twilight Zone The Howling Man -  Original air date:  November 4, 1960 Seeking refuge from a storm, a traveler comes upon a bizarre abbey of monks, who have imprisoned a man who begs for his help. When he confronts the head monk, he is told that the man is the Devil, and he … Continue reading

somedarkholler: Tailypo, an Appalachian Folktale (illustration by Katherine Coville from the Robert D. San Souci collection Short & Shivery: Thirty Chilling Tales)  There are many versions of this tale. Here’s how I tell it: Old Man Fletcher lived in a log cabin, up a dark holler, deep in the mountains of West Virginia. He had three dogs … Continue reading