Category Archives: Horror and Dark Fantasy
“What’s a Nice Girl Like You Doing in a Place Like This?” As a child, I had very definite ideas about what girls were supposed to be like and what boys were supposed to be like. I wasn’t very fond … Continue reading
Down by the Dark Water is a contemporary mystery/psychological horror, drenched in Gothic atmosphere. It is available as an e-book exclusively via Amazon. Amazon US | Amazon UK | Amazon CA | Amazon AU Free to Kindle Unlimited subscribers Add … Continue reading
You can read the blurb here. Cover art by KS Augustin of Sandal Press. Stay tuned for release date and purchase information.
Jane Forsyth wants a new life—far, far away from her cold mother and recently-buried father. Working as personal assistant to a wealthy recluse seems ideal: fresh air, beautiful surroundings on a remote Scottish island, and time to recover from the … Continue reading
I’m delighted to welcome back author Luke Walker. He has previously written several fascinating essays for this blog, including The Best of British Horror, Favorite Female Characters in Horror, Taboos in Horror, Here There Be Zombies, and Females in Horror: … Continue reading
I’m pleased to announce that my short story, Barracuda, has been published in the 10th issue of The Literary Hatchet. The issue is available as a free download here and will be coming out in print soon. What’s it about? … Continue reading
My most recently published short story is rather an unusual one for me. It isn’t speculative fiction. It isn’t even a horror story in the way most people understand the horror genre. But it’s my idea of a horror story, … Continue reading