Entries by Charlie Hintz


Get your first glimpse into the Analog Afterlife with this short teaser video featuring a song called “Blissed.”


February 2, 2024. 4pm. A text message from my sister. “Grandma just passed away.” Two days after her 95th birthday. She stopped leaving the house or accepting visitors a long time ago, so I hadn’t seen her in over a decade. I did just talk to her on Christmas day, nearly yelling into the phone […]

Season’s Creepings

This year’s Mental Shed Christmas card celebrates the cosmic horror of the holiday season the way it was meant to be: With tentacles and dread.

The Creepiest Town in Wisconsin

The town of Whitewater is so steeped in weird history and bizarre legends of ghosts, monsters, and witchcraft that it’s come to be known as “Second Salem.”