Review: Opium and Absinthe (2020) by Lydia Kang
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Review: Opium and Absinthe (2020) by Lydia Kang

“New York City, 1899. Tillie Pembroke’s sister lies dead, her body drained of blood and with two puncture wounds on her neck. Bram Stoker’s new novel, Dracula, has just been published, and Tillie’s imagination leaps to the impossible: the murderer is a vampire. But it can’t be—can it? Tillie can’t bring herself to believe vampires exist. … Continue reading

A Christmas Carol (1843) #25DaysofCreepmas
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A Christmas Carol (1843) #25DaysofCreepmas

Merry Christmas and good will towards women and men! Of course I had to conclude #25DaysofCreepmas with the granddaddy of them all. Shape shifting doorknockers, ghosts, time traveling, and foreseeing death? Dickens wrote a pretty nasty tale in order to inspire cheer and humility on December 25th. There’s a ton of adaptations and follow up … Continue reading

Bah! Humbug! An Anthology of Christmas Horror Stories (2016) #25DaysofCreepmas
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Bah! Humbug! An Anthology of Christmas Horror Stories (2016) #25DaysofCreepmas

Whenever I see Matt Shaw’s name, I know things are going to get hardcore. He’s gathered his band of merry misdoers for this extreme Christmas themed horror anthology that warmly benefits charity. A lot of these stories blow past the usual villain of Santa and ventures into pretty fun, pretty morbid territory. Not all horror … Continue reading