Monthly Archives: January 2019
How To Be A Writer
So I was supposed to be answering interview questions, but for some reason I wrote this. Everyone’s experience and advice will be different, but this is mine..
A writer writes (Thanks, Throw Momma
Sarah Read: The Bone Weaver’s Orchard
Sarah Read is a dark fiction writer in the frozen north of Wisconsin. Her short stories can be found in Gamut, Black Static, and other places, and in various anthologies including Suspended in Dusk, BEHOLD! Oddities Curiosities and Undefinable Wonders, and The Best Horror of the Year
I forgot this!
Apparently I forgot all about this in May last year (clearly I was too busy aging): The Dark reprinted “The Heart is a Mirror for Sinners“!
It is one of my favourite gothic-y ghost-y tales, and one of my faves in general.
Also in the mail!
I feel very spoiled when I get gifts in the mail from one of my favourite artists! Thank you, Lorena Carrington!
In the mail: Inspection
So this arrived last week and I’m almost finished. Josh Malerman hits it out of the park again.
He writes about the cracks where the darkness gets into the world … and the light seeps out.
Kickstarter: The White Heron Beneath the Reactor
And interesting Kickstarter from Mr Gary Budden!
A fully illustrated 64-page hardback book about Dungeness, white egrets, climate change, Europe and apocalypse. Limited to 100 copies. As part of Kickstarter’s Make 100 initiative, and working with renowned landscape artist Read more…
Gwendolyn Kiste: The Rust Maidens
Gwendolyn Kiste is the author of The Rust Maidens, Pretty Marys All in a Row, and the Bram Stoker Award-nominated collection, And Her Smile Will Untether the Universe. Her short fiction has appeared in Nightmare, Shimmer, Black Static, and Interzone, among others.