Welcome to Women in Horror Month 2019 – My Bloody Valentine

Today just happens to be Valentine’s Day, day of love, romance and…horror! Welcome to another day of Women in Horror 2019 and I’m very happy to announce that today is given over to an author whose love of horror borders on the obsessional – Myself. Yes, today is mine, all mine, I tell you. CueContinue reading “Welcome to Women in Horror Month 2019 – My Bloody Valentine”

Spreading the Horror Love – a humorous tale with a gothic twist

It really is the most creative time of year for me, in regard to fiction writing. Each year I have fashioned a series of gothic and contemporary horror tales from my fevered imagination, thanks to my addiction to horror films and fiction. This year was no different, but rather than a collection, I have beenContinue reading “Spreading the Horror Love – a humorous tale with a gothic twist”

It’s October – Let the Horror Fest Begin!

Finally – October blows in, the garden is covered in a layer of dried leaves in a multitude of glorious hues – Autumn, in all her glory. As usual, my thoughts turn to dark tales, ghost stories and all things horror related. I have been scribbling a gothic tale, one that threatens to break outContinue reading “It’s October – Let the Horror Fest Begin!”

Women in Horror Month 2018 – The Finish…and a little about my own dark fiction.

I have to confess, I’m a little sad. Why? Well, because the end of February heralds the end of our Women in Horror Month 2018 Horror Extravaganza – both here on Unusual Fiction and also on my facebook page – the HazelHedge. It’s been amazing. We’ve met a horror writer of webcomics, a film director, aContinue reading “Women in Horror Month 2018 – The Finish…and a little about my own dark fiction.”

And We’re off!! Women in Horror Month 2018 Starts with birthday bang.

  I was woken by a knock at the door. The bedroom door. I lay in a fugue-like state for what felt like hours but was only really seconds, probably. My hand searched the blackness beside the bed until my fingers grasped first, a sweet paper, then a solitary sock, and kept moving until theyContinue reading “And We’re off!! Women in Horror Month 2018 Starts with birthday bang.”