Folk Horror – The Genre That Time Remembered

What is folk horror? The first thing to do when talking about the subject is to apply a caveat. Folk Horror was never meant to be a genre, never meant to be something you could put on a sign above a tidy shelf in a library or bookshop. It’s a label applied post-mortem by the surgical slice of a pathologist, …

The Tale End of the Year

As a new year begins I want to examine whether I’m moving forward with my writing, or whether treading water has slowly metamorphosed into sinking. I finished 2017 in a slightly more productive state than I began it, having made a conscious effort to increase my work rate, while decreasing the rate at which I answer submission calls. This might …