The 13th Floor


Buried Alive: 5 Horrifying Premature Burials

The first time I was really introduced to the terrifying concept of premature burial was in eighth grade English class when we read Edgar Allan Poe’s “The Cask of Amontillado”. As I sat in class poring over my book the idea buried itself deep into my psyche. Of course, as my knowledge of Poe works grew, […]


I’m Not Dead Yet!: 7 Real Cases of People Being Mistaken for Dead

Apparently doctors, coroners, and funeral directors can have “off” days too. Here are 10 people who had the misfortune of being declared dead only to come back again. Great! Now I Am Dead! In Kazan, Russia, Fagilyu Mukhametzyanov was declared dead , and then her body was quickly prepared for funeral. She awoke in her coffin […]