So, March - it's about bloody time. I thought we'd never see the back of February! And I'm not talking about the WiHM promotion - that was great, loved every minute of it. No, I'm talking about all those grey, miserable days, when it was hard to tell the difference between twilight and morning. The … Continue reading Here, Hare, Here – March Arrives and it’s about time.
Another dark February day dawns and we continue our daily dose of hellish horror with author of dark fiction, Kris Weeks. Kris Weeks has been writing since she was young with many of her stories published in Hustler Magazine. As well as writing together with her husband, horror writer TJ Weeks, she has published quite … Continue reading Welcome to Women in Horror Month 2019 – Introducing Author of Dark Fiction Kris Weeks
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. Cue … Continue reading Welcome to Women in Horror Month 2019 – My Bloody Valentine
It's a miserable day - the wind whistles down the chimney, rain pelts the window pane; it's a day for the fireside. A typical Irish, February day. In fact, it's the perfect weather for curling up with one of my next author's eerie ghost stories. It gives me great pleasure to introduce my good friend … Continue reading Welcome to Women in Horror Month 2019 – Introducing Historical Fiction and Ghost Story Author, Pam Lecky
I was always a weird kid. Hallowe'en was my favourite time of the year; I spent hours twirling about the back garden with the sweeping brush, watching the skies in the hope that a passing witch might recognise a fellow being, swoop down and bring me with her. I remember the first horror film that … Continue reading Let The Bell Toll! – Women in Horror Month 2019 Begins
I can't believe it's been a whole year since Women in Horror Month 2018! Funny to think last year was the first time I came across this excellent celebration of talented women working within the horror genre - through writing, film, theatre and art. Of course, once discovered, I had to get involved. So, I … Continue reading Something Wicked This Way Comes – Getting organised for WiHM 2019
More and more often these days, writing is like pulling teeth. It starts out as a niggling sensation, a feeling that something is not right, something's amiss, as if by not writing daily (as was my habit), I have opened up this void, like teasing a loose thread until a hole appears in one's sweater. … Continue reading Forcing the Words and Writer’s Anxiety
Outside the wind howls around the gables of the house and whistles down the chimney. It's the perfect weather for a good ghost story and my next author really knows how to tell one - I'm delighted to welcome back Historical Novelist and ghost story author Pam Lecky. Pam Lecky is an Irish historical … Continue reading Hallowe’en Horror Tales – getting into the spirit with Historical Novelist, Pam Lecky