The Best Edgar Allan Poe Stories for the Halloween Season

Halloween is just around the corner. You can tell it's coming by the smell of pumpkin spice in the air. To prepare for my favorite holiday, I recently busted out my collection of stories by Edgar Allan Poe. And just in case anyone else is disappointed with Netflix's selection of scary movies, I have compiled … Continue reading The Best Edgar Allan Poe Stories for the Halloween Season

Five Horror Films to Inspire Your Writing

People like to talk about Christmas being the most wonderful time of the year, but they’re filthy liars.  Halloween reigns supreme, the most spooky and magical of all, a giant grinning jack-o-lantern behind the wheel of a hot-rod hearse that runs on candy corn and blood, burning rubber as it peels out onto the open … Continue reading Five Horror Films to Inspire Your Writing

Spooky, Scary, Short Stories and Books To Get You In the Halloween Spirit

Happy Halloween creative writers, English majors, and literature enthusiasts! It is that time of year again—my favorite time—when everything creepy and disturbing is embraced and everyone suddenly becomes horror fans. I love this sudden shift because it gives me a chance to geek out about my love for those eerie short stories and novels. I’ve … Continue reading Spooky, Scary, Short Stories and Books To Get You In the Halloween Spirit