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Friday the 13th

Greetings my devilish deviants. Today is Friday the 13th. A very auspicious day, unless of course you suffer from paraskevidekatriaphobia or triskaidekaphobia. the latter being fear of the number 13, and the former being fear of Friday the 13th in particular. The history of this fear is interesting and worthy of taking a look at.

Did you know fear of Friday the 13th cost Americans approximately 800 million dollars a year annually, in lost work time, missed travel opportunities, and get this, loss in revenue because people will not get married on Friday the 13th.

Why are some people so distraught over the number 13 and Friday the 13th? To try and figure that out we have to go back into ancient history, around 3000 BCE, to the Sumerians. Back then Sumerians used base 60 mathematics called sexagesimal that had 12 factors. 12 thus became the perfect number in their vast empire of the ancient world. This became a numerical system based on 12. 2-12 hour periods in a 24 hour day, 12 months i…

Resurrection News

Hello my minions, it's been a while. I had a cave in at the crypt, and have finally been able to dig myself out. I feel so much better, with a whole new enthusiasm one can only get with a fresh transfusion.

Lili's Lair is being resurrected, and has been given a shiny new makeover to coincide with my shiny new attitude. The Lair is all grown up now, and is going to be edgier, darker, with a whole lot more meat on it's decaying bones. Maybe even a Lili's Lair Film Festival showcasing indie horror?

The "official" resurrection is going to take place on the Summer Solstice, for you non occult types that's around the 21st of June. Until then I plan on having a few "fluff" pieces, just to get the momentum going.

You can also find me on twitter with daily quips and horror haiku I've written, mostly about zombies, as it seems that obsession is far from over. Of course there is also my fan page on Facebook.

I've also taken my photography to a new …