While horror feasts on the unknown, not everything about the genre must remain a mystery. USA Today’s best-selling atmospheric horror author, Darcy Coates, has kindly agreed to share her experience in writing and publishing her mountain of mystifying material. Whether an avid reader of dark tales or a fellow writer, Coate’s insight and advice is sure to spark your passion for the paranormal and stir your fascination for all things dire, deathly and dreary.
Abraham "Bram" Stoker was born on November 8th, 1847 and published his world renowned vampire novel, Dracula, at the age of fifty in 1897. As today is the anniversary of this prolific author's birth, we are celebrating with a list of the thirteen best quotes from his most famous gothic novel.
Hulu has officially canceled Castle Rock, meaning it will unfortunately not be returning for a third season. The psychological horror series based on Stephen King's fictional Maine town, Castle Rock, is the latest in a long list of series that Hulu pulled the plug on.
When writing, The Stand (published in 1978) - a hugely famous dark fantasy novel in King's repertoire about a pandemic powered by a weaponized version of the flu (does this sound relevant?) - King struggled to continue after reaching the 500 page mark.
For this 5x5 we've spoken with five incredible horror writers of color which include Marc L. Abbott, Linda D. Addison, Stephen Graham Jones, Rena Mason and Steven Van Patten.