Nightmares Unhinged: Twenty Tales of Terror Warnings: Drug abuse, sexism, mutilation, rape, gore, Positive Representation: None Rating: 1/5 stars It has been a long time since I found a good paranormal/horror anthology, so I had a lot of hope for “Nightmares Unhinged.” It was small press, featured a couple names I knew, had an awesome cover that inspired … Continue reading Book Review: Nightmares Unhinged
If you ever went to any type of camp as a kid, you probably had that one councilor that was possibly a little nuts but in a way that little-you thought was the best thing ever. Maybe they liked to eat weird things, or talked in funny voices, or told weird stories. Or maybe they … Continue reading Vats of Boiling Wax. What could go wrong?
The Other Side: An Anthology of Queer Paranormal Romance Positive Representation: This anthology hits just about every form of queer representation you could hope for. Rating: 5/5 stars “The Other Side” is an anthology of queer paranormal romance comics and let me tell you, it is freaking amazing. The book opens with a very frank discussion of … Continue reading Book Review: The Other Side
Then it Was Dark: A Paranormal Anthology Warnings: Suicide, animal abuse Rating: 3/5 stars “Then it was Dark” is an anthology of 21 short paranormal comics. The anthology focuses heavily on real life stories that happened to the creators, or friend of a friend stories related to the creators. It felt like a Reddit true-horror board in … Continue reading Book Review: Then it Was Dark
If you’ve ever been in the woods in the middle of a clear night under a full moon, you know exactly how bright it can be. The world doesn’t get dark, it just changes color. Which, of course, makes it the perfect time for shenanigans. Like racing ATVs down the back-roads with no headlights on. … Continue reading Encountering Strange Creatures Under the Full Moon
When by Victoria Laurie Rating: 2.5/5 stars This was one I was pretty excited about, because I remember reading the first chapter before. (Maybe as a short story on tumblr? Maybe a free preview of the book? I can't quite recall, but I know I did read it somewhere.) So when I spyed it in the … Continue reading Book Review: When
Book review of "Never Never" by Brianna Shrum. 2/5 stars.
Rejected Princesses by Jason Porath Warnings: Each story contains clear warnings on the first page. Positive Representation: So much! There's a little of everything. Rating: 5/5 stars Rejected Princesses is a non-fiction collection of short biographies of all the awesome women you never heard about in history class, and some you did hear about but with parts of … Continue reading Book Review: Rejected Princesses
There’s a point where you just have to acknowledge that your family history sounds a lot like a wild west dime novel and there’s nothing you can do about it. Suffice to say, I would not be remotely surprised to learn that my family history was responsible for a minimum of five common tropes of … Continue reading The Wood Family