Short Story Review for “The Snow Queen” by Hans Christian Andersen

For December, I wanted to review at least one story that fit the season but wasn't necessarily a Christmas story. I searched through my books and came across the collection of Best Loved Fairy Tales by Hans Christian Andersen. I bought this massive book years ago but never even opened it. Andersen's stories were the … Continue reading Short Story Review for “The Snow Queen” by Hans Christian Andersen

Halloween Nostalgia: The “Goosebumps” by R.L. Stine Books & TV Show

When I was thinking up ideas for B.E.D.O./Blogtober I knew I had to talk about Goosebumps. There hasn't been many other things that have influenced me as much as this book and TV series. The book series started in 1992 and the TV series started in 1995. I first discovered Goosebumps the TV show when I … Continue reading Halloween Nostalgia: The “Goosebumps” by R.L. Stine Books & TV Show

Halloween Nostalgia: “Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark” & “In a Dark, Dark Room and Other Scary Stories”

  Horror and the supernatural was a big part of my childhood. I grew up in the '90s and there is a few movies, television shows and books that really shaped my love for all things creepy. One of those top influences was the Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark books, there was three, by Alvin … Continue reading Halloween Nostalgia: “Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark” & “In a Dark, Dark Room and Other Scary Stories”