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Slogging through the Slush - Your Route to Rejection Pt. 2

4. Locomotion

Whether it’s a breakneck thrilling train ride or a slow scenic tour through countryside, opening our eyes to expansive vistas of beauty or whathaveyou, a story—like a train—needs a locomotive. 2,212 more words


The Terror Test - EP 11 - Hellraiser Sequels & The Girl Next Door

THE TERROR TEST podcast is a conversation between two horror fans to weigh the merits of films and decide whether to admit them  into our sacred horror canon.  201 more words


The Girl Next Door Book Review - Fact or Fiction

When I finished reading American Psycho I got an e-mail from Goodreads saying “You have read 18 novels in 2015, congratulations”. And I felt proud of myself because just a few years ago, before I moved in with my wife, I probably finished 1-2 books a year….maybe. 1,328 more words


Stitched Smile Publications -- The Magazine!

Good afternoon everyone! Stitched Smile Publications very first magazine will be out at the end of this month and sits at around 40+ pages. We… 52 more words

"Closing Time and other stories" - Jack Ketchum (37/52 books challenge)

Seriously, I’m not sure what’s up with me and collections of short stories this year. I think I’ve read more this year than ever before. 250 more words


Bad Neighborhood - an extreme horror anthology

“It’s a little too extreme for our tastes…”
For writers of Splatter Horror getting stuff like this from editors can be really depressing. I’m a fan of extreme horror myself. 302 more words


Ketchum's Joyride

Wayne Lock, yep he seemed crazy but more than that, he seemed cruel. If anything, this story was a comparative study of two individuals: Wayne and Carole. 534 more words

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