#HorrorHaikuesday in Pinhead’s sights

A chain of inspiration, started by you One of the things I love seeing during Haikuesday is when you guys create a chain of haiku in response to eachother. Like these ones from Paul, Edward (Nano Horror) and Brainmist: Pinhead says to me “We have such sights to show you!” Hope it’s somewhere nice#horrorhaikuesday — … Continue reading Read More …

Deadly Poison or Youth Elixir – #FearFridays

Welcome guests to the most feared day of the week by evil corporate overlords…FRIDAY!!! Hey, it’s #FearFridays once again. Each week we have a poll to chill you to your bones, and maybe make you giggle. Last week we asked: You drank to much on #StPatricksDay and end up passed out in a strange place. … Continue reading Read More …

The Horror House by S.D. Hintz

Today we have a special treat for you, it’s a short story written by S.D. Hintz. S.D. is the author of numerous horror books. And if this short story has anything to say about his other work, I’m excited to read more from him in the future. A note: This is a horror story with … Continue reading Read More …

Sleepless Nights

A heartbeat It begins low and unnoticed Then quickens A room Enveloped in shadow Where you think you are alone Where you think you are safe Safe inside your own head Safe in a dream Safe in your bed Far away from reality But in the dark When you think your covers will protect you … Continue reading Read More …

#HorrorHaikuesday on #WorldPoetryDay

To Inspire You On world poetry day I offer you a self portrait. Because I feel that each week, with our words and our creation of this little weird corner of the web, we remake ourselves. One crazed stroke at a time. Created by You Warm gun, cold blizzard they’re waiting past the trees Just … Continue reading Read More …

Drinking Game – # FearFridays

Hello my fellow creeps and crawlies. I have been very distracted as of late, and I am also recovering from my early St. Patties Day activities last night. Once again I am posting a day late, but in a stroke of accidental luck it’s actual St. Patties day so time for another #FearFridays poll. Last … Continue reading Read More …

A Springboard For Inspired Horror Story Writing

Hello you lovely reader of the dark, today we have a guest post from author Dean Klein talking about gaining inspiration for writing his novels. And without futher ado- here’s Dean ◊♦◊ ◊♦◊ ◊♦◊ ◊♦◊ ◊♦◊ ◊♦◊ ◊♦◊ ◊♦◊ ◊♦◊ ◊♦◊ Many authors are certainly inspired by the works of other authors, current or deceased. In that regard, I’m no different. Michael Crichton and Sir Author … Continue reading Read More …

#HorrorHaikuesday amidst the swirling snow of #StellaBlizzard

To Inspire You   Wherever you are in this wide world, I hope it is somewhere safe and warm. And if not, may your battle be one that you overcome with ferocity and might so that you may eventually rest. Happy #horrorhaikuesday my friend! If you would like to see your poem featured here next … Continue reading Read More …

3 am VIDEO SLAVE – #FearFridays

Hello everyone! Time for another #FearFridays poll. Last week I asked: You stand in line all day & night for the new Nintendo Switch . How long until you become a Zombie Gamer that hungers for flesh? Here’s the result: 10% Five minutes after you get home 10% Wait I had a pulse 60% My … Continue reading Read More …

Darkness Visible: Boobs, Blood, and Surviving Cancer

Warning: Mature content. If boobs and blood offend you, return on another day, or check out this cute horror kids book I reviewed once upon a time: Spooky Skwerl Stories. Today I have a written interview with the bass player, song writer, and singer of the Theatrical Horror Rock Band, Darkness Visible. David Black! David hails … Continue reading Read More …

the goat man

The goat man travels In the shadows of our broken lives In the places we dare not look The goat man travels While we sleep he feeds on our nightmares Our dreams Our Desires The goat man travels When we are alone When we feel no one is watching When we are most wicked He … Continue reading Read More …

The Gift of #HorrorHaikuesday

To Inspire You As always, make sure to do one of the following things so I can find your post and share it with next week’s round-up: Link back to this post use #horrorhaikuesday or tag me: @horror_made Created by You Please, take off your masks Death smiles, sighs. “Hell welcomes you.” Time for Mardi … Continue reading Read More …