March 20, 2017
I like horror stories when they aren’t really about monsters and gore. Fear is a powerful metaphor, and the best pieces of prose use it to tell stories that hold a mirror up to our real-world l...
February 20, 2017
If you have any affection for vampire fiction - in any form - you’ll get a kick out of They Don’t Come Home Anymore. Personally, as a reader who cut her teeth (excuse the pun) on Anne Rice, and...
January 26, 2017
As the protagonist of The Harrowing - an ex-military biker covered in mystical tattoos and piercings - stuck his magical knife up a demon’s backside, I knew this was not a book to be taken seri...
January 18, 2017
Because this novella is inspired by one of the most popular stories by one of the most popular horror writers of all time, it would be impossible to talk about Kristin Dearborn’s Whispers witho...
January 9, 2017
The Awakening has been likened to Stephen King in many reviews, with good reason - small town America beset by the Weird and fantastic is a staple of King’s work. But it also makes me think of...