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The Beast of Venice

Monster, creature, beast. These were the words they called him now. There was a time when he was young and handsome with golden blonde hair, a charming smile and ocean blue eyes, a time when he would wander the streets of Venice and people would stare at him in admiration. 600 more words


Editing Examples

As I edit what I thought would be the final version (I’m on the third final version), perhaps it will help others to see a few examples of what I’m cutting. 90 more words


Short Story: Sleeping With The Fish

He remembered an unimportant fact when the doorbell rang — The brain remains active 6 minutes after the body dies. And today, Stephen knew how he was going to die; he realized it even before opening the box handed to him by a fresh-faced delivery boy. 275 more words


THE TENT Free on Wattpad

You can now read my novella THE TENT for free on Wattpad.

“If JAWS was the story that made people stay away from the ocean, THE TENT is the mean little novella that will keep them out of the woods.” – Norman Partridge, author of DARK HARVEST. 38 more words

Universal Monsters: House of Dracula (1945)

Written by Edward T. Lowe, Jr.
Directed by Erle C. Kenton
Starring Lon Chaney Jr., John Carradine, Lionel Atwill, Jane Adams, Glenn Strange
US Release… 473 more words


Body Talk

A quick Twitter exchange got me thinking about (well, continuing to think about) horror genres, and body horror in particular. I’d been listening to an audio horror podcast, and as soon as one of the stories started to turn into body horror, I tuned out. 1,099 more words


The Black Sun, pt. 1

This weeks prompt:

25. Man visits museum of antiquities—asks that it accept a bas-relief he has just made—old and learned curator laughs and says he cannot accept anything so modern. 1,477 more words