How to Dress for the Apocalypse

If you’ve ever dreamed of leaving the house in a gas mask and leather trench coat, your time has come! Between the wildfires and the pandemic, gas masks should be declared the must-have accessory of 2020. Post-apocalyptic fashion has been in and out for decades, inspired by some of our favorite dystopian franchises like Mad [...]

2020-08-25T17:35:17+00:00August 28th, 2020|Blog Posts|0 Comments

School Ghost Stories that Made the News

Many parents and kids are worried about beginning a new school year amid the coronavirus pandemic. For most kids, the virus is the only invisible threat they will have to worry about this year. Other students have more than one unseen enemy lurking in the schoolyard. Reports of paranormal activity in schools are common, but [...]

2020-08-10T18:03:49+00:00August 14th, 2020|Blog Posts|0 Comments

Astrological Predictions for 2020

After the crazy events of this year, we are all craving some certainty. When the powers that be can only shrug and say, “Meh things might get better, or they might get worse,” it’s time to look for some real answers. So let’s see what astrologers have to say about what 2020 might hold. Just [...]

2020-08-10T17:57:20+00:00July 17th, 2020|Blog Posts|0 Comments

5 Ways to Celebrate Halloween in July

We’re halfway through this Twilight Zone episode known as the year 2020. I think all of us could use a little holiday spirit to lighten the mood. Many people like to celebrate “Christmas in July,” but some of us prefer Halloween. After all, why celebrate such a great holiday only once a year? Here are five ways [...]

2020-06-29T20:05:14+00:00July 3rd, 2020|Blog Posts|0 Comments

How To Celebrate the Summer Solstice

Summer starts on June 20. This auspicious date is the longest day and the shortest night of the year. The Summer Solstice is sometimes referred to as Midsummer or Midsummer's Night, in neopagan traditions it’s known as Litha-- a time to honor sun deities and celebrate the fertility of the earth.  This date and the [...]

2020-06-17T19:59:10+00:00June 19th, 2020|Blog Posts|0 Comments

How To Be Horrified At Home

It’s summer, and many of us are still stuck at home due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Most movie theaters are still closed, and even libraries are not fully open. What’s a horror junkie to do? Here are some ideas about how to creep yourself out in the safety of your own home: Movies and T.V. [...]

2020-06-05T16:07:43+00:00June 5th, 2020|Blog Posts|0 Comments

Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About the Black Plague

Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About the Black Plague The current pandemic has made many people curious about epidemiology and the history of epidemic diseases. Everyone who knows I have a history degree has asked me about the Black Plague. Here at Castle of Chaos we know you like to be morbidly [...]

2020-05-22T19:05:06+00:00May 22nd, 2020|Blog Posts|Comments Off on Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About the Black Plague