Generational Haunting Series: The Jiang Shi 僵尸

Illustration by Emily Gu by Claire Zhao “ 快点儿 [Hurry up]!” A murky fog had been creeping in for the past hour and the sun had long been enveloped by the black horizon. Whoosh. An uneasy feeling starts to set in your core and you become aware of the trembling of your legs. You and … Continue reading Generational Haunting Series: The Jiang Shi 僵尸

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Generational Hauntings – The Shadow

Illustration by Joyce Tse by Samantha Solomon Don’t open that sealed jar, that box with a clasped lid, that door to the underground cellar. You may find a pair of blazing eyes staring back at you and from that moment, there is no escape. The ifrit casts a large shadow. Rough and weathered ram’s horns … Continue reading Generational Hauntings – The Shadow

Introduction to the Generational Hauntings Series

Nymphs from the Crypt A scraping sound in the dark beckons you closer. A glowing jack-o-lantern is the only light in the room but it casts an evil grin. Impish shadows draw you near, whispering darkness into your ears. Tonight is not a night of lullabies, but a night for lucid legends. The voices get … Continue reading Introduction to the Generational Hauntings Series