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The Tell Tale Heart by Edgar Allan Poe

This is a chilling story of a man proving his sanity. An unreliable narrator insist to tell us he’s not mad and proceeded with his story on why he murdered an old man because of his “evil eye”. 295 more words


NaNoReadMo: We Were Liars

We Were Liars
E. Lockhart
Delacourte Press
May 2014

Growing up, Cadence Sinclair Easton spent summers on her grandfather’s private island in Cape Cod where each person in the Sinclair family – the grandfather and his three daughters – has his or her own home. 473 more words

Book Review

Writing Is A Bad Habit: Life Isn't Lived in Chapters! a.k.a. Non-standard Novel Structures

Let me start this off by saying a critical statement:

There is nothing wrong with the traditional chapter format for a book!

That’s important to say because some people think that any advocacy for new techniques and new formats in any sort of media is a condemnation of what has come in the past.   216 more words


Meta-Fiction Revisited

Julie Proudfoot posted an interesting list of metafiction by female authors on her weblog Proud Foot Words. Rather than just reblog I decided to repost the list and add some additional commentary concerning Meta-Fiction. 1,243 more words


Review: The Girl with the Wrong Name

The Girl with the Wrong Name by Barnabas Miller
My rating: 4 of 5 stars

Seventeen-year-old Theo Lane has been hiding half of her face from the public ever since “The Night In Question,” a night that left her with a long, disfiguring scar, an unquiet mind, and no memory of what happened. 442 more words


Because You Didn't Ask #1: The Unreliable Narrator

Hi. Rayne here.

This is a series of writing-related topics I’ve decided to take on despite the fact that no one asked my opinion on them. 515 more words

Because You Didn't Ask

The Dead House

Scare Scale- 7

Creep Factor- Climbing ended at 9/10

The Dead House

Author: Dawn Kurtagich

Genre: YA/ Psychological Thriller

Grade: A

 Years ago there was an incident at Elmbridge High School after which troubled student Carly Johnson seemingly disappeared. 286 more words