News by Christopher Shultz March 12, 2013 (6) comments
Though previously supportive, Meyer now says the erotic series isn't her cup of tea, and feels it's fundamentally different from her own work.
News by Dean Fetzer January 25, 2013 (8) comments
A sea-change for the females of the species suggests mermaids are replacing vampires in YA literature.
Column by Robbie Blair December 27, 2012 (31) comments
Ready your pitchforks! This unironic defense of 'Twilight' examines the strengths and weaknesses of the series while encouraging writers to learn from the story's success.
Column by Karina Wilson April 5, 2012 (6) comments
After the runaway success of the 'Fifty Shades of Grey' trilogy, LURID compares it to some other well-thumbed examples of erotic fiction, including its BDSM bedmate, 'The Story of O'.
News by Rob W. Hart January 4, 2012 (1) comments
Would 'Twilight' have been different if written by authors who were actually good? Probably. Let's discuss.
News by Rob W. Hart November 22, 2011 (8) comments
Social literary site Goodreads put together a graph outlining how its readers reviewed Twilight, breaking down the positive and negative impressions by state.
Column by Karina Wilson November 18, 2011 (10) comments
This month's LURID column: Has Twilight sucked all the fun out of vampire sex?
News by Rob W. Hart October 31, 2011 (4) comments
Vampire Queen Anne Rice has sparked quite a bit of discussion on her Facebook page about the sparkly nature of vampires.