Interview with John Borowski, True Crime Author and Filmmaker

John Borowski is an award winning independent filmmaker whose works have garnered international acclaim and are distributed internationally on dvd, television, and streaming. Borowski’s “historical horror” trilogy of documentary films focus on late nineteenth and early twentieth century serial killers. In 2004, Borowski’s independently produced first film, H.H. Holmes: America’s First Serial Killer, was distributed […]

Interview with Adam Selzer, Author of Ghosts of Chicago

Adam Selzer writes young adult novels by day, but since that only keeps him occupied until about 10 in the morning most of the time, he had the rest of the time to focus on his career as a historian specializing in places that are supposed to be haunted. He runs two or three hundred […]

Who was the Most Evil Murderer in Illinois?

More information on these criminals can be found at the following pages: Richard Speck, John Wayne Gacy, Belle Gunness, H. H. Holmes, Hermann Butcher

An Excerpt from Final Doom: The Frederick Hollman Story

Final Doom by Kevin Collier is the untold story of one of America’s first serial killers. It begins in Grand Haven, Michigan, but ends with a series of macabre murders in east-central Illinois. Below is an excerpt from the chapter on Hollman’s execution outside of the Ford County Courthouse. As Hollman was about to utter […]

The Devil in the White City Tour Hosted by Richard Crowe!

Announcing a special luxury coach tour of Chicago’s “The Devil in the White City” Locals! Chicago ’s original ghostlore and folklore tour operator [Richard Crowe] now offers a NEW tour of sites associated with the World’s Fair of 1893, it’s creator Daniel Burnham, and the diabolical serial killer of the period, H.H. Holmes. Sure to […]