“A whole new world // A dazzling place I never knew // But when I'm way up here // It's crystal clear // That now I'm in a whole new world with you”
It can be so magical and wonderful to discover a new world! Learning to adapt to new surprises for all of your senses is never easy, but it can still be exhilarating and life-changing. Right? If I truly believed that BEFORE I read this book, I do not think it possible for me to ever have that same perspective again. Because in...
THE TROOP Review, by The Horror Hypothesis.
“The universe can be a stone-cold asshole sometimes.” - Nick Cutter
Do you remember how old you were when you realized that adults, in general, don’t really know much about…anything? I was 7. My first grade teacher told me that negative numbers were not real. It was in this moment that it dawned on me that Mrs. Simpson, like so many adults, are full of shit.
George Carlin said something to the effect of, “think about how...
- Moby-Dick; or, The Whale, by Herman Melville (1851)
- Songs of Innocence and of Experience Shewing the Two Contrary States of the Human Soul, by William Blake (1794)
- Frankenstein; or, The Modern Prometheus, by Mary Shelley (1818)
- To the Lighthouse, by Virginia Woolf (1927)
- Paradise Lost, by John Milton (1667)
I've dabbled with writing fiction. I'm sure lots of creatives have wondered what it would be like to try and finish a novel. Maybe the problem is just to have a plan or maybe advice on how to even get started. Perhaps you have already started but now you're just stuck or you want to improve on a certain skill.
Did you know there are online workshops taught by some talented, successful voices in horror fiction? You could take some summer writing courses from the comfort of home! Visit LitReactor for more info:
There is actually something very creepy going on with Brian Kirk's latest novel, WILL HAUNT YOU. It was inspired by a couple from his neighborhood who disappeared after finding a strange book in their home. Brian witnessed this event happening live on the neighborhood website Nextdoor.com, and has provided screen grabs of the ordeal, along with his reactions to each post as he watched the drama unfold.