Intriguing Instas : Jason. W. Blake

I featured the beautifully unusual art of photographer Jason. W. Blake back in 2016 during my 365 Days of Dark Art series. But it’s been a while since I’ve caught up with what… Continue reading

Stitching In The Dark : A Week Of Swedish Words

Oh my goodness if feels so good to sit down and write here. I’ve been aching for my blog for days now, and have felt so fucking forlorn when I’ve needed to go… Continue reading

Sound Of The Day : Enslaved

I wouldn’t call myself a dedicated Enslaved follower. I haven’t thoroughly enjoyed much of what they’ve put out since 2004, but I’m a sucker for their second BRILLIANT album Frost, released back in… Continue reading

Intriguing Instas : The Yellow Wallpaper

So, you’ll all know about my obsession with embroidery. And believe me, it’s only going to get stronger so if you’ve had enough, better to back off now. For those of you still… Continue reading

Stitching In The Dark : A Week Of Swedish Words

I was excited when I woke up this morning, excited A: because there was snow outside (but also great stretches of ice which made walking to school a bitch). B: Because I had… Continue reading

Sound Of The Day : Howls Of Ebb

I’m still trying to make up my mind about USBM project Howls Of Ebb… But they’re intrigued me enough with this track from their 2016 album Cursus Impasse: The Pendlomic Vows (it was… Continue reading

Support The Rise Of Rimfrost!

The other day, my man (the vocalist and guitarist of Swedish black metal band Rimfrost) presented me with a gift…a new Rimfrost t-shirt hot of the press! I’m not one for keeping my… Continue reading

Stitching In The Dark : A Week Of Swedish Words

As I mentioned in my last post, I was going to start a little project this week where I stitched one Swedish word a day. And today, to my own shock and disbelief,… Continue reading

Bloodied Heathen

From a photoshoot I did this afternoon with @erzabethbathory. With @erzabethbathory #katiemetcalephotography #blood #Swedish #Sweden #scandinavia #pagan #occult #darkart #darkphotography #darkbeauty #heathen A post shared by Katie Metcalfe (@katiemariemetcalfe) on Jan 14, 2017… Continue reading

Stitching In The Dark : Stitching Into 2017

My time management skills used to be phenomenal. I don’t mean to brag, but really, they were. However, following my ‘breakdown’ last year (when I came off my medication and was hardly functioning… Continue reading