A Brief Stroll Down the Corridors of Dark Academia and Its Romantic Roots

Column by Leah Dearborn
It’s easy to view these aesthetics as trends of small consequence, but it’s more interesting to watch their evolution against the scope of other romantic movements.

DYI Horror: 10 Haunted Fixer-Uppers

Column by Sadie Hartmann
Not so much a list of haunted house horror, but a list of books featuring a very specific trope within a trope.

10 Years of LitReactor News: A Followup

Column by Peter Derk
We follow up on 10 years of LitReactor news stories. From "The Familiar" to topless readers to Chuck Tingle.

Film vs. Film: "Suicide Squad" vs. "The Suicide Squad"

Column by BH Shepherd
September 7, 2021 (1) comments
A critical comparison of the two live-action Suicide Squad movies. Which is the Superior Squad?

Screenplay Lessons Learned Adapting My Own Fiction

Column by Max Booth III
Turning a book...into a MOVIE? What the hell kind of a witchcraft is this?

The Raw Emotion of Aaron Dries

Column by Jay Wilburn
Aaron Dries is a talented horror author who tells stories with raw emotion and great bloody skill.

Taking Yourself Seriously Is Killing Your Writing

Column by Peter Derk
August 26, 2021 (1) comments
Has the the reign of the self-serious writer come to an end? A writer who does not take themselves too seriously hopes so.

Dispatch from the Querying Trenches

Column by Karis Rogerson
Writer and aspiring author Karis Rogerson talks about querying, having thick skin, and the hope that propels her on the hard days.

Storyville: How to Ask For, and Give, Book Blurbs

Column by Richard Thomas
Tips and tricks for navigating the world of book blurbs.

The Loss of Joe McKinney

Column by Jay Wilburn
August 19, 2021 (1) comments
Joe McKinney, one of the most talented storytellers in horror, passed away in 2021. His story and legacy are complex.