The Rambling Recollector

A short story I wrote after having read Nelly the Knocker. This version leans into the horror a bit more. I hope you enjoy it.

Author: The Rambling Recollector

Nelly the knocker, can be read here: https://fairytalez.com/nelly-the-knocker/

or listened to here: https://www.bitchute.com/video/arEruVwefS3K/

My YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC945GnqAdP5pfg_qgxVEZPw

An English fairy tale about a ghostly old woman, and a large stone.

Upon reading this, I was inspired to write a short story based on it, which leans into the horror a bit more, and I wanted the original here for people to enjoy as well.

Author: Unknown (to me)

Read here: https://fairytalez.com/nelly-the-knocker/

My version: https://www.bitchute.com/video/LqTzINm9rl8I/

My YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC945GnqAdP5pfg_qgxVEZPw

While resting in a dark jungle, Solomon Kane is visited by an old friend.

Author: Robert E. Howard.

Read here: https://allpoetry.com/The-Return-Of-Sir-Richard-Grenville

My Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC945GnqAdP5pfg_qgxVEZPw

Wabbajack...

Author: Anonymous in game, and I couldn't find the actual author. If anyone knows who wrote this masterpiece, then please let me know and I will update the description.

Read here: https://www.imperial-library.info/content/wabbajack

My Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC945GnqAdP5pfg_qgxVEZPw

The story of how a little mongoose matched tooth against fang and jump against cobra's strike, in a war to protect his new home.

Author: Rudyard Kipling.

My Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC945GnqAdP5pfg_qgxVEZPw

A poem Written by Dylan Thomas when his father was going blind.

Author: Dylan Thomas.

Read here: https://allpoetry.com/Do-Not-Go-Gentle-Into-That-Good-Night

My Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC945GnqAdP5pfg_qgxVEZPw

A man is called back to the ancestral town of his kin to partake in a strange Yule-tide festival.

Merry Christmas everyone.

Author: H. P. Lovecraft

Read here: https://www.hplovecraft.com/writings/texts/fiction/f.aspx

My Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC945GnqAdP5pfg_qgxVEZPw

Happy Halloween!

Sorry about the recent lack of uploads. I was going to have a larger video, but I got sick and busy with work. I'll try to have some nice stuff out soon.

Author: H.P. Lovecraft.

Read here: https://www.hplovecraft.com/writings/texts/poetry/p267.aspx

My Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC945GnqAdP5pfg_qgxVEZPw

an old soldier recalls a bloody battle he fought when he marched with Alfred the great against Guthrum in Wessex.

Author: Robert E. Howard.

Read here: https://en.wikisource.org/wiki/Dreaming_On_Downs

I think Howard was trying to write a metal song...

Author: Robert E. Howard.

Read Here: https://en.wikisource.org/wiki/Red_Thunder

Solomon Kane wanders across a woman slain by a bandit named Le Lupe and vows vengeance, even if he must hunt him to the ends of the earth.

Author: Robert E. Howard.

Read here: https://en.wikisource.org/wiki/Red_Shadows

The Declaration of American Independence from Great Britain.

Happy 4th of July, and Hail Columbia!

Read here: https://uscode.house.gov/download/annualhistoricalarchives/pdf/OrganicLaws2006/decind.pdf

A poem by Rudyard Kipling to the glory of Rome.

Read here: https://allpoetry.com/A-British-Roman-Song

A poem by H.P. Lovecraft of sorrow and uncertainty during the transition from older beliefs to Christianity.

Author: H.P. Lovecraft.

Read here: https://www.hplovecraft.com/writings/texts/poetry/p004.aspx

My Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC945GnqAdP5pfg_qgxVEZPw

Upon moving into a new apartment, a poor university student is brought face to face with strangeness beyond his wildest imaginings by the weird and unearthly music of Erich Zann.

Author: H.P. Lovecraft.

Read here: https://www.hplovecraft.com/writings/texts/fiction/mez.aspx

A poem by Rudyard Kipling about a Roman Centurion who begs his Legate to let him stay in Britain.

Read here: http://www.kiplingsociety.co.uk/poems_romancenturion.htm

An excellent poem by Rudyard Kipling.

Read here: http://www.kiplingsociety.co.uk/poems_if.htm

A connoisseur of horror wondering through London to try and lose his despair in its winding streets, encounters a strange old man, who tempts him with the opportunity to view something so terrible, he can't resist.

Author: Clark Ashton Smith.

Read here: http://www.eldritchdark.com/writings/short-stories/86/the-gorgon

Lovecraft's story of a sculptor who delves too deeply into the realms of dream.

Read here: https://www.hplovecraft.com/writings/texts/fiction/hy.aspx

Another great story by Robert E. Howard. Solomon Kane finds himself in a strange tavern as night falls on the Black Forest.

Read here: https://en.wikisource.org/wiki/Rattle_of_Bones

Clark Ashton Smith's story of a man's mad wanderings through the hellish, gray desolation of Yondo.

Read here: http://www.eldritchdark.com/writings/short-stories/2/the-abominations-of-yondo

The Joseph Jacobs version of Childe Rowland, which was based on an earlier version by Robert Jamieson.
It is the story of a young prince named Childe Rowland, who must save his sister after she was captured by the King of Elfland.

Read here: https://sacred-texts.com/neu/eng/eft/eft22.htm

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