Influential Endings

The ending to any story can make or break how we feel about it, and sometimes the ending is so powerful that we are left with the final images etched in our subconscious. Artists are often asked about the ideas that inspired their own work, and we are often tempted to check out those sources … More Influential Endings

2016 Victories

I think it’s perfectly okay for people to celebrate the things they have accomplished, and it’s even better if your accomplishments include the hard work of others. Over the course of this past year, I felt as if I had done nothing at all, while in fact, I worked with a tremendous group of publishers … More 2016 Victories

Review: Mother by Philip Fracassi

CLICK HERE TO BUY FROM AMAZON Relationships, and especially marriage, take their toll on the psyche. Phillip Fracassi’s novellete, Mother, examines the gradual breakdown of a marriage from the perspective of a rather unlikable, but very realistic, protagonist: Howard. The ride through terror is excellently foreshadowed from the first line: “I know Julie loved me … More Review: Mother by Philip Fracassi

Review: Horror Film Poems by Christoph Paul and Joel Amut Guell

CLICK HERE TO BUY ON AMAZON For fans of classic and iconic horror films, there is a sort of essence, or maybe a prominent image, that figures heavily into a personal connection with those films. In this collection of poems inspired by classic horror concepts, you will find a companion piece that neatly complements any … More Review: Horror Film Poems by Christoph Paul and Joel Amut Guell