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I’m going to be straight with you from the start: the Rake is total B.S. We know where the legend came from. We’re able to track its growth. But like so many monster legends that start out innocently enough, it’s taken on a life of its own.
Meet Indrid Cold, the infamous Grinning Man.
Meet the Edimmu (or Ekimmu), the oldest vampire legend in history.
In the spirit of the holidays, let’s talk about a monster that can leave you looking like Jack Torrance at the end of The Shining!
When Houska Castle was built, it had no fortifications of any kind…at least, none to keep invaders out. Instead, it was created to keep things *in.*