Astrology is polarizing, I get it. Some people believe wholeheartedly that a person’s birth chart can determine both the conscious and unconscious facets of their personality and life path, while others think it’s fucking dumb and don’t even talk to me about it, you new age Buzzfeed loser. Hey trolls!
Content warning: This piece discusses graphic violence This feature was taken from Dazed Digital In the early hours of Sunday (July 14) morning, photos began to circulate on social media graphically depicting the murder of 17-year-old Instagram star Bianca Devins. The images, captured by her alleged killer, showed the influencer with her
My friend Isabella is looking for a haunted jester, and the other day she was posting some of her options on her instagram. I was immediately riveted by the idea of finding haunted objects. Even though I have spent years obsessed with hauntings, for some reason I had never thought
The culture of mankind has from its earliest stirrings been dominated by the interplay between sex and death, creating representations ridiculous and sublime, determined by the cultural fancies and technological limits of the time. And the web has intertwined Eros and Thanatos in ways that cater for any proclivity, with
Time gradually strips away the importance of historical events in the public consciousness, relegating all but the most seismic events or those who loomed large in the popular zeitgeist to footnotes. New media accelerates this process, with historical events and agents (and pop culture is included in this) being elevated
Since starting this webzine, I’ve delved into some of my more macabre and outsider interests. One practice that fascinates me is extreme body modification – it pushes the boundaries of the aesthetics that are acceptable in society, and sometimes even what is acceptable for human beings. Check out one of