Claire Harris

How to Start a Cult … in Five Easy Steps!

Leading a cult sounds great. Starting a cult? Not so great. No problem, though, as there are five things you should know before you start mixing the Kool-Aid.   I have a confession to make: I’m obsessed with cults. I’ve been on a bit of a binge on movies about cults lately – from the Scientologists, Raëlians, and Branch Davidians to the Orange ... Read the full article
Claire Harris

Claire Harris is a writer in exile who has spent the last decade traveling and working around the world. This is not nearly as glamorous as it sounds and usually involves scraping by on a diet of muesli and cheap wine. Occasionally together.

A Less than Handy Guide to Cryptids in the United States

Travis Laurence Naught looks at our fascination with folkloristic creatures and our pursuit to capture if they’re real or merely overly active parts of our imagination.