Tracy S. Morris

Quirky Mysteries, Screwball Fantasy and Sassy History

I Am Not Making This Up: Monster, Hollywood Star.

When most people move into a new home, they expect to contend with vermin. Maybe a rat or two, or some roaches. They don’t expect to have a maybe-bear come at them through a window.

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I Am Not Making This Up: When is a Ghost Not a Ghost? When It’s a Boat.

Why are ghost ships so haunting – if you’ll excuse the pun – to us? Is it the mystery of what happened? The fact that they can come seemingly out of nowhere, and vanish without a trace? Consider the Mary Celeste, a ghost ship with a mystery that endures to this day.

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I Am Not Making This Up: Ep. 26 The Birth of the Byronpire

Author Melanie Miller Fletcher is my special guest for this episode. Join us as we discuss the birth of Science Fiction and the modern vampire (A.K.A. the Byronpire).

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Keeping up Promises: My Charlie Brown Ghost, and Shelf Without an Elf

A while back, I promised to post pictures of my Charlie Brown Halloween Ghost. So here it is. The legs are my daughter’s. She was a pink dragon. I wish I’d taken photos of the process, but here is what I did: 1 I bought a twin sheet from Wal Mart. And I don’t think […]

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Its Halloween! It’s the Yard Dog Press Audio Roadshow!

Halloween is nigh!  To celebrate, I just put together a ghoulish new episode of the Yard Dog Press Audio Roadshow.  This episode features a reading from Katharine Turski’s anthology It’s the Great Bumpkin, Cletus Brown.  This book is an amazing holiday read, featuring parodies of It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown, Twilight, and The Headless […]

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