Even in the slave-holding South, her cruelty was intolerable

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Marie Delphine MacCarthy Blanque LaLaurie


The fiery punk singer’s star was on the rise, only to be brutally snuffed out

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Mia Zapata. Image courtesy of Jackie Ransier.


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Gerald R. Ford. Image courtesy of David Hume Kennerly/Gerald R. Ford Presidential Library


Judith Neelley kidnapped women for Alvin to torture and rape, then she killed them in cold blood

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The killer couple kidnapped, raped, and murdered 10 women and teens across three states

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Charlene and Gerald Gallego


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Aum Shinrikyo followers campaign for office. Image courtesy of Sankei via Getty Images


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Michael Donald


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Wiley and Micajah Harpe


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Visual representation of the year 2020

DeLani R. Bartlette

I write true crime and twisted fiction. I also host a true-crime YouTube channel at www.thedeadlydigest.com.

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