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J.G. Ballard on Angela Carter: "[She] was tremendous fun"

On the 18th February 1992, only two days after her death, BBC 2’s The Late Show featured a short segment dedicated to Angela Carter, including an interview with her friend J.G. 155 more words

A Month of Horror: The Bloody Chamber

On day 14 I covered Neil Jordan’s The Company of Wolves, so I thought what better time to cover the book for which it was adapted from? 420 more words

A Month Of Horror 2016

Erl Queen

I affixed the crown of foxgloves and honeysuckle atop her dark head. Upon first contact the leaves spurred into life and twisted anew, forming a pulsating noose around her throat. 782 more words

Creative Writing

Oh Goodness...

Oh goodness, it’s been a long time gone without writing.

Which is really a shame, because the whole time, I’ve been reading. And reading. And reading! 658 more words

A Month of Horror: The Company of Wolves

Today we look at Neil Jordan’s stylishly Gothic fairytale The Company of Wolves (1984), based upon the werewolf stories from Angela Carter’s short story collection… 311 more words

A Month Of Horror 2016

Feather Bucket

He’s still there waving & grinning

and wish as hard as I can it remains

Shorty – the ghoulish clown:

giant daisy in a crimson bowler, 25 more words


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PROFILE: Angela Carter: The Naughty Fairy Godmother

Corruption takes many forms, but some can be quite pleasant. I was corrupted in the most enjoyable way imaginable when I chanced upon Neil Jordan’s 1984 filmĀ  577 more words

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