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Paperback, Reissue, 256 pages

Published February 6th 2007 by Farrar, Straus and Giroux (first published 1952)

“…that church where the blind don’t see and the lame don’t walk and what’s dead stays that way.

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Cultural Surveys

Smell The Psychosphere - True Detective & The Southern Gothic Landscape

“It’s all one ghetto, man, giant gutter in outer space.”

One of the most enduring facets of Southern gothic, and a concept utilised in earnest in HBO’s… 853 more words


Midnight Crossroad by Charlaine Harris (Gollancz)

 Welcome to Midnight, Texas, a town with many boarded-up windows and few full-time inhabitants, located at the crossing of Witch Light Road and Davy Road. It’s a pretty standard dried-up western town. 585 more words


Promises, Promises

Their first confrontation was in a small town called Becket in Louisiana. She was luring children into the swamp with fairy lights, harvesting their organs, and dumping their remains into the water so the gators would cover her tracks. 641 more words



October is Black Speculative Fiction Month. I’m reading Charles W. Chesnutt. I’ve loved Victorian Gothic and Southern Gothic for as long as I’ve been reading (Seriously, … 253 more words

Blood of the Sixth-New Release

Today is the day!   I am very excited to share with the world, my first horror novel, Blood of the Sixth.  If you love witchcraft, demons, blood and gore, then you will definitely enjoy this novel.   255 more words