amwriting, Gothic Fiction, Pagham-verse

Spring Rush – 25K Word Goal

If you have seen the hashtag #SpringRush on Twitter you’ll know that accountability threads and aesthetics abound, and that writers are embarking on a writing challenge to get 25k words done between 15 Feb and 21 March. I don’t know if I will reach it, and I won’t be writing every day. But! Here are… Continue reading Spring Rush – 25K Word Goal

Gothic Fiction, Pagham-verse, Podcast, The Crows, weird fiction

Podcast Launch! Chapter 1: The Creepy Old House

Check out Chapter 1 of THE CROWS, now on Spotify and RSS.com! CHAPTER 1: THE CREEPY OLD HOUSELinks on my Podcast page. Chapter 1: The Creepy Old House ... in which Carrie Rickard has 33 days left to live... “You won’t fit in there, Caroline.” Her mother’s warning was issued in the ringing, decisive tones… Continue reading Podcast Launch! Chapter 1: The Creepy Old House

Author Interview, Gothic Fiction, Pagham-verse, Podcast, The Crows, weird fiction

Left Page Interview ~ C. M. Rosens & THE CROWS

Hi folks! I got to do an interview on The Left Page podcast (in English, but based in Brazil) with Frank Lopes, now hosting solo as his co-host Bruno has had to step down. It's a really fun podcast discussing literature from a left perspective. I'm Episode 31! The introduction (first aired 13 Feb 2019)… Continue reading Left Page Interview ~ C. M. Rosens & THE CROWS

Book Review, Gothic Fiction, weird fiction, welsh gothic

#AmReading ~ The Great God Pan by Arthur Machen

Arthur Machen, born Arthur Llewellyn Jones (1863-1947) My first read of 2021 is a classic, a seminal text in many ways that inspired a generation of Weird fiction writers. Arthur Machen was writing a decadent Gothic novella, which is a kind of fantasy-horror juxtaposing the beauty of the natural world with the unspeakable horror that… Continue reading #AmReading ~ The Great God Pan by Arthur Machen