Author Interview, Longread, Podcast

Author Interview ~ April-Jane Rowan on Folklore, Body Horror and Tainted Love

Meet the Author and the Gurt Dog Press Team April-Jane Rowan April-Jane Rowan was born with a morbid fascination that she turned into writing so she could explain away her strangeness. Luckily for her, she found she rather liked it, so for many years, she has been creating bizarre, dark tales. When not writing, she… Continue reading Author Interview ~ April-Jane Rowan on Folklore, Body Horror and Tainted Love

Gothic Fiction, Longread, Pagham-verse, Podcast, undead, weird fiction, world building

The Undead Hour ~ ESP and The Face

Welcome to the first Undead Hour, where C. M. Rosens, representing Pagham-on-Sea's History Society, interviews medium Penelope Holdfast. Ms Holdfast is the owner of ESP - Entities living Sympathetically with People - a therapeutic service offering counselling for those who need to learn to co-exist with their hauntings. ESP is based in the old White… Continue reading The Undead Hour ~ ESP and The Face

folklore, Gothic Fiction, Longread, Pagham-verse, Podcast, undead, vampires, world building

The History of Pagham-on-Sea ~ Bonus Episode Transcript with Guillaume Velde

Listen here: This month's bonus episode is with the elusive Guillaume Velde, who researches the wrecking coasts of England and joins the show to chat about Pagham-on-Sea's museum collections, its smuggling and wrecking history, fairy lights and folklore, and the real trouble with fossils (among other things!) https://rss.com/podcasts/eldritchgirl/171769/ Introduction CMR: Hello, and welcome to the… Continue reading The History of Pagham-on-Sea ~ Bonus Episode Transcript with Guillaume Velde

Longread, TV/Film Review, werewolves

Werewolf Films: 1970-1979 Part II

This is the longest section: crime/thriller horror films intended as straight horror, some of which were police procedurals too, and some were based on real life serial killers. I also cover exploitation films here too, but CW for... everything, from on-camera real life rodent torture/death to sexual assault and torment of a disabled person. Links… Continue reading Werewolf Films: 1970-1979 Part II

Author Interview, Longread, Uncategorized, werewolves

Let's Talk About Wolves #5: Werewolf Talk with Becca Lynn Mathis

Becca Lynn Mathis In this latest instalment of #WerewolfTalk, I got to hear from author Becca Lynn Mathis. Born and raised in Texas, Becca Lynn Mathis has been writing since she was a little girl, and could often be found sitting among the branches of a tree, reading a book. She even used to get… Continue reading Let's Talk About Wolves #5: Werewolf Talk with Becca Lynn Mathis