Sam H Arnold
I know where the bodies are buried and I’m not afraid to tell you - author of True Crime, History and Fiction.
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Israel Keyes the Most Cunningly Clever Serial Killer in American History
On 1st February 2012, Samantha Koenig had been working the late shift at the coffee hut in Anchorage. She was the daughter of a single father; many suggested her father was involved in some illegal activity. She spent the evening serving the customers who stopped for their favourite beverage and arguing with her boyfriend. She was sure that Duane was cheating on her, but he denied it.
The Viper Room Famous for Death, Big Breaks, Violence and Last Performances
The Viper Room was a famous hangout for many A list celebrities in the 90s. Initially, it started life as a grocery store in 1921 but was converted into a nightclub in 1946. In 1947, it was bought by mobster Mickey Cohen and became a strip club called the Cotton Club.
The Inspiring Jewish Teenager Who Survived the Holocaust by Beating His Opponents
Harry Haft was a Jewish teenager imprisoned in multiple concentration camps by the Nazis. He survived the Holocaust by becoming a boxer. Every Sunday, he would be challenged to new fights to entertain the guards. Lose you were executed, win, and he got to survive another week in a concentration camp.
Coming out as Gay to My Mum Was Completely Horrendous
Hey, Mum. I never told you this before, but I am gay. I have suspected that I have been for a while. It started with the dreams, at first. I thought I was a man in the dreams seducing women, but soon I realised I was still female. I dreamed about being with women; it took me years to discover why. I kept it to myself; I felt embarrassed to share this with anyone. I genuinely thought there was something wrong with me.
The Forgotten Serial Killer Who the Media Ignored
The reason Suff was ignored was that he was tried and convicted whilst the OJ Simpson trial was being held. Few media outlets reported his case, as they were to busy following the case of the century. The fact that the victims were all considered prostitutes made the case less attractive to the media.
The Strange Truth Behind Werewolves and the Horrific Murders They Commit
Werewolves have been a creature of legend for hundreds of years. However, few know that werewolves were considered real creatures roaming the countryside in ancient times. Many murders in ancient Europe contributed to this mythical beast. A man who can turn himself into a wolf on command. Few accounts include the full moon as a trigger for this behaviour; most reports state that a pact with the devil resulted in the transformation.
British Government Found Guilty of Ignoring the Rules They Set
A leader is one who knows the way, goes the way and shows the way. - John Maxwell During the height of the pandemic, the Government told the British people to isolate themselves in their homes. We weren't allowed to mix households or see anyone else. Rightly so, I had no problems following the rules. They saved lives.
The Bizarre Mystery of Who Put Bella down the Wych Elm and Why
Many unsolved murders could keep you up at night; I'm not talking about the famous ones such as Jack the Ripper and the Zodiac killer, but unheard of ones. Mysteries that are in the realm of strange and creepy. I have been fascinated with the Somerton Man for many years, so imagine how I felt when I discovered one of these mysteries originates in England.
The Horrific Brutal Madame Delphine and Her House of Horrors
Madame Delphine LaLaurie was a high society lady who lived in New Orleans. As with many families during these times, she kept enslaved people. She was considered a respected member of society and could be seen in public treating her staff well. However, it was behind closed doors that the truth lay. Laurie was one of the cruellest mistresses in history and America's first female serial killer. Rumour has been mixed with reality throughout the years, but even the truth proves her to be one of the most brutal women in history. So what is the truth of the socialite that experimented and murdered her slaves?
The Amazing Floating Freedom School Using Education to Free Black Slaves
John Berry Meachum was an enslaved person who brought his freedom. With this freedom, he became an independent businessman and ordained minister. He was also responsible for founding one of the oldest Black churches in Missouri. In addition, when the government banned the education of Black people on land, he founded the first floating freedom school.
Which Amazing Books Do You Want to Forget to Read Again for the First Time
Readers are thinkers; to be a reader, you take the words of others, add them to your thoughts and construct new knowledge from them. We read books for various reasons, to gain more information, to learn about ourselves and for the sheer enjoyment of escaping to another world. I have always believed that some reading should be purely for pleasure. I had lost count of how many books I hated at school because I was made to read them, only to love them when I chose to read them later in life.