Jill and I are thrilled to announce our latest Women of Horror anthology, SLASH-HER and let you know that the call for general submissions is now open!
This is a slightly different format to our usual anthologies and will be a standalone project rather than Volume 5 of our 'Women of Horror' series. One of the things that makes this a separate endeavour is we have a mixture of invited contributors as well as the open call.
Happy Friday Night Worms! I hope your weekend will feel as long as this week has. Continuing on with giving you excellent woman-written books, today I’m highlighting Beneath the Rising by Premee Mohamed. Mohamed is an indo-Caribbean scientist who lives in Canada and let me tell you that she blew me away with this book. Although I thought it was a little bit slow, I really enjoyed this one. It’s a cosmic coming-of-age book centering around a child prodigy and her friend who are in the middle of a war with...
Celebrating Women's HERstory Month: Women Writing Extreme Horror by Kenzie Jennings and Janine Pipe
You mean a woman can write extreme horror? No, there must be some mistake. Exploring the myths are two Splatterpunk Award nominees, Janine Pipe and Kenzie Jennings.
An actual conversation:
Me – hey, have you read any extreme horror?
Normie – what???
Average horror reader – oh yes you mean Jack Ketchum, Edward Lee, Bentley Little, Whitley Strieber etc etc etc
Me – Oooooookay, but what about Kenzie Jennings, Christine Morgan, Monica J O’Rourke?
CLEMENTINE'S AWAKENING by Jennifer Soucy
“ᴛʜᴇ ᴅᴇᴀᴅ ᴡᴇʀᴇ ᴀʟᴡᴀʏꜱ ᴄʟᴏꜱᴇ ᴇɴᴏᴜɢʜ ᴛᴏ ᴛᴏᴜᴄʜ, ɴᴇᴠᴇʀ ꜰᴏʀɢᴏᴛᴛᴇɴ, ꜰᴏʀᴇᴠᴇʀ ᴀ ᴘᴀʀᴛ ᴏꜰ ᴛʜᴇ ᴄɪᴛʏ ᴛʜᴇʏ ᴏɴᴄᴇ ᴄᴀʟʟᴇᴅ ʜᴏᴍᴇ.”
If I could think of anything to relate this book to it would be true blood but in Savannah,GA with ghosts instead of vampires. Sounds interesting, right?
Clementine is trying to open her wings and get out from under her drug...