Tag Archives: Gothic

Carmilla by Sheridan Le Fanu – Book Review

Thank you to Pushkin Press for the copy of this book in return for an honest review Before Dracula there was Carmilla, one of the earliest vampires stories, that helped set the standard for everything that came after and built … Continue reading

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Sins of the Past – Part 1

Happy Halloween everyone! Sins of the Past – Part 1 For the past few days I’ve been working on a new story. Since Tuesday to be precise. The first part is ready. You can open it as a pdf from the link … Continue reading

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Censoring

One of the big things a YA author has to tackle is how much is too much, especially when writing horror? Too much violence? Too much language? Should there be none of the above? Anyone whose read Darren Shan’s work … Continue reading

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Writing, Uni and Far Cry 3

I’ve made a lot of progress with my writing. Last week I reached the half way point of the second book in The Fragmented Sequence. I also edited the first chapter of the first book to a standard I like. … Continue reading

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Dying Wish

The warehouse was just outside of town, near the train station. Everyone knew that it was abandoned, and they couldn’t remember a time before that. “Probably used to store shoes.” was what my parents told me, the first time I … Continue reading

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