We are the Sisters of Slaughter, a twin sister writing team from Arizona. We are Michelle Garza and Melissa Lason. We write horror, scifi and dark fantasy. Our first novel, Mayan Blue, was nominated for a Bram Stoker in 2016. What got you interested in writing? We first started writing when we were little girls. […]Read more "Getting tinto writing – an interview with the sisters of slaughter"
Tell us a little about Horror Scribes. Horror Scribes is a repository for horror fiction. We started out a couple of years ago as a new-age campfire around which horror fans would gather and share their tales of the macabre. We grew, and this is a common trend among horror blogs, into a tight-knit community […]Read more "Getting into writing – an interview with Horrorscribes"
Michael Arnzen teaches writing in Seton Hill University’s MFA program in Writing Popular Fiction and has won four Bram Stoker Awards over his 25+ year career as a horror fiction writer, critic, and poet. He experiments with format and has created everything from a musically-enhanced horror story audio cd (Audiovile) to a set of scary […]Read more "Getting into writing – a interview with Michael Arnzen"
What got you interested in writing? I was a voracious reader from the time I was a kid. My babysitter started reading The Hobbit to me and I got so intrigued that I started sneaking chapters when she wasn’t around. Then I started making up some of my own, which my grandmother, who wrote YA […]Read more "Getting into writing – an interview with Cat Rambo"
Hi all. ‘Tis the season to be joyous, jolly and jovial. So, in the spirit of all things Christmassy, give us the most light-hearted, happy, lovely, romantic, happy, smiley and simply wonderful prose. Any genre, time, style, what-have-you. Just the one submission each per person, please. 300 words, maximum. Deadline is Midnight GMT on the […]Read more "December’s Zeroflash Competition"
Cold Patch by Sherry M @Uksherka In unguarded moments, the call catches me, making me shiver. If I close my eyes, I see huge Highland clouds and the clear, calm loch, its surface mirroring the sky. I see Nana and Gramps, and summer holidays. Sometimes we’re having a picnic near the loch-shore, sometimes we’re […]Read more "October’s Zeroflash Entries"
Hello everyone. Thanks for your repeated interest in our blog. This month, well, it’s Halloween. So, in-keeping with the season, our competition is a horrific one…with a twist. You can be a devilish and deviant as you like (within accepted limits of course), but this time around, we’d like you to take nature and the […]Read more "October’s Zeroflash Competition"