The Sin-Eater or Do You Feel Like I Feel?

Merrick and Rosette were already waiting for me, seated at a table for three beneath a halo-like fluorescent light. Rosette was still wearing the white jumpsuit that hospital staff were required to wear, the medal representing a dove and a cross fashioned of pearl and branded with the insignia of District 24 of New Londinium glowing on her left shoulder. She must have asked for special leave from her night shift so that she could be with Merrick during ourRead more

No Sleep Podcast’s latest bone-chilling episode features my horror story “The Hand of Glory”!

Well, well, folks and ghouls, it’s been a while since your Author has had the pleasure of addressing you since I’ve been a little busy taking care of odds and ends in the “real world,” but most of you know me well enough to know that I don’t have the heart to stay out of your nightmares for long. And it turns out that I have a little post-Halloween surprise for you. You see, the good people of The No Sleep Podcast haveRead more

A Lynchian State of Mind

As a lot of my Twitter followers have probably guessed, I’ve recently been going through a bit of a David-Lynch-filmography-binge-watching marathon. And, as always, I’m struck by Lynch’s interest in taking ordinary objects and locations and investing them with layers of hidden meaning. Whether it’s his long, lingering shots of the windy forests that surround Twin Peaks or the strange little close-up shots of ceiling fans and traffic lights that serve as codas to close certain scenes, the world of Lynch is oneRead more