cedric
By July 20, 2017

As a writer, one of the hardest things to do is to find impactful ways of killing supporting characters, should your story call for it. While there are hundreds of ways to do this, there are some that can cause more trauma than others. Keep reading to see how the below ways can cause emotional


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Art7
By June 26, 2017

In the past, artists and art collectors tended to find each other by happenstance. Most artists only gained true fame years, sometimes decades after their death. Collectors had to fight tooth and nail and pay extreme prices for pieces because there were so few truly great artists or so they thought. There were others yearning


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zombie2
By June 14, 2017

Is your home really ready for the zombie apocalypse? You might laugh at the concept, but the idea of a zombie apocalypse is actually incredibly useful for those who want to be prepared for anything. If you remove the supernatural from the equation, what you leave yourself with is a situation where law and order


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h1
By May 30, 2017

The direct inspiration for curse the darkness was a song. My brother sent me a link to A Perfect Circle’s cover of John Lennon’s “Imagine” some years back. I like the original well enough, but the cover really got my brain moving. I tend to see scenes and characters and stories when I hear music


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h2
By May 30, 2017

Design Notes for Three Parts Dead Left to my own devices, I spend a lot of time alone. I’m a writer, so I write and read for fun—I sit in my living room, feet up, with a book, or pen and ink, or a laptop, and I work. I know the sounds of my apartment:


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f2
By May 30, 2017

To keep the readers’ attention through the long midsection of your book, you’ll need to continually develop the conflict and advance the plot in logical steps without making the story predictable. What keeps readers turning pages is suspense, which you can create using a variety of techniques, including tension, pacing and foreshadowing. The suspense we’re


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f1
By May 30, 2017

The horror genre is something that I’ve always been fascinated with. Luckily, I don’t think I’m the only one. People like to be frightened. If they didn’t, Stephen King wouldn’t have a thousand novels and you wouldn’t find every horror film ever made running on AMC at this time, every year. Seriously. Click over to


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jason-f13-09
By May 30, 2017

A shadow person is an unknown creature that has been around for a number of centuries. Shadow people are one of my favorite cryptids. So I’m going to educate you readers about these strange creatures. These entities or horrific creatures usually appear at night. They are truly terrifying to those who are unlucky enough to


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index
By May 30, 2017

Fear is a natural part of life. It is in fact an essential piece when it comes to survival. Many adventurers seek thrill and wander into the woods in search of their inner spirits. But not all of us can be that brave and walk into a forest, especially after dark. When the sun sets


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hrr
By May 18, 2017

It’s easy to sit back in the comfort of your own home or cinema and watch a movie. Especially, when you can lay in bed that night and tell you that it didn’t really happen. What if you couldn’t tell yourself that because the movie was based on a real-life event? Here are five horror


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