Category Archives: Horror

Tonight’s Forecast: Cloudy with a Chance of Flying Heads

  PENANGGALAN | Eric Williams Read the story @ Noble / Gas Qtrly   Warning:  There will be spoilers. Read the story first. Now that you’ve read Eric Williams’s dark yet surprisingly upbeat story about an ambitious woman who sucks … Continue reading

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Don’t Look Down

DESCENT | Carmen Maria Machado. Read the story @ Nightmare Magazine. S P O I L E R S   B E L O W Here’s a dark, troubling little story that manages to keep the reader invested in its … Continue reading

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La Mer, La Mère

COMING HOME | Louis Rakovich. Read the story @ Bartleby Snopes. SPOILERS BELOW!   Yes, today’s piece will most definitely include spoilers, so if you haven’t gone over to Bartleby Snopes to check out this piece, “Coming Home” by Louis … Continue reading

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The Last Waffles on Earth

MARCIE’S WAFFLES ARE THE BEST IN TOWN | Sunil Patel. ⇒Read the story @ Flash Fiction Online⇐   Spoilers Ahead. Read the story FIRST. ⇒This is a story about the apocalypse, or at least the author’s particular vision of the … Continue reading

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The Miracle of Life Throws a Frickin’ Curve Ball

LOOK | Sarah Gailey. Cease, Cows. ⇒Read the story here Here’s the deal. If you read my commentary on Sarah Gailey’s “Look,” I will spoil the entire story for you. Every last detail.

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The Day It All Went Wrong

RAPHAEL | Stephen Graham Jones. Nightmare Magazine (online content). ⇒Today we’re talking about Stephen Graham Jones’s incredible work of supernatural/psychological horror, “Raphael.”  It was originally published in Cemetery Dance in 2006, republished in Jones’s story collection The Ones that Got Away (where … Continue reading

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Avian Murder Disease: Coming to a Jungle Village Near You!

THE DIN OF CELESTIAL BIRDS | Brian Evenson. Weird Fiction Review (online). ⇒Brian Evenson is one of my literary heroes, so I was pleased to discover this new story of his, “The Din of Celestial Birds.” By “new” I really mean … Continue reading

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