Author Interview, Gothic Fiction, Longread, Podcast

Author Interview ~ Mason Hawthorne

Author Bio Mason Hawthorne Mason Hawthorne writes horror, dark and urban fantasy, and studied writing and English literatures at the University of Wollongong. Most of his work is in speculative fiction, usually dark or horror themed. His stories often feature body horror, transformation, hunger, and anxiety. Queer thematic elements are always right below the surface,… Continue reading Author Interview ~ Mason Hawthorne

Gothic Fiction, Pagham-verse, Podcast, thirteenth

Podcast S02E11 Thirteenth ~ Part 11

Welcome back to Eldritch Girl... In this chapter, Wes's meeting with Katy goes very badly, resulting in Katy needing a rescue. For those who need specific CWs about on-page family bullying and physical intimidation (siblings, parents, uncles), this is the one to skip or to be aware of. CWs: driving-under-the-influence POV, implied careless driving, homicidal… Continue reading Podcast S02E11 Thirteenth ~ Part 11

Author Interview, Gothic Fiction, Longread, undead, vampires, werewolves

Author Interview ~ Magen Cubed

Author Bio Magen Cubed is an Eisner-nominated writer, essayist, and occasional critic, best known for her queer monster-hunting urban fantasy/paranormal romance series SOUTHERN GOTHIC. She has appeared in the critically acclaimed TWISTED ROMANCE comics anthology from Image Comics and has bylines on the award-winning Women Write About Comics. Magen lives in Florida with her girlfriend… Continue reading Author Interview ~ Magen Cubed

Gothic Fiction, Pagham-verse, Podcast, thirteenth

Podcast S02E07 Thirteenth ~ Part 7

Welcome back to Eldritch Girl... Today we start Chapter 4: The Call of the Wild, in which Ricky goes for a winter walk, and he and Carrie have a heart-to-heart... CWs: very strong language [includes use of c-word, for US listeners], casual attitude to random killing, troubled/complicated domestic dynamics, calling out controlling behaviour. Listen Now… Continue reading Podcast S02E07 Thirteenth ~ Part 7

amwriting, Gothic Fiction, Pagham-verse, The Crows

The Crows Hardback Release: January 2022

I'm very excited to announce that THE CROWS is getting a hardback edition, and there will be: A new cover designed by Rebecca F. KenneyThe original 5 illustrations by Thomas Brown which appear in the paperback (there are only 3 in the eBook)A black and white town map by Dewi HargreavesAn exclusive short story at… Continue reading The Crows Hardback Release: January 2022