5 Favorite Story Settings in Horror Fiction + Recommended Reading for Each

As a horror fan, I’ve come to love certain things more than others when reading. It’s only natural for us readers to lean more toward certain tropes or plot devices the more we read, finding familiarity in the wide variety of things that the genre has to offer like a sort of solace. That isn’t … Continue reading

Book Review – Seeing Things by Sonora Taylor

Title: Seeing Things Author: Sonora Taylor Edition: Paperback Page Count: 184 pages Rating:  5 / 5 ✨✨✨✨✨ Goodreads In SEEING THINGS, Abby is your average 13-year-old girl dealing with normal, everyday teenage life: overprotective parents, school woes, and “the joys of becoming a woman”. Her average life takes a sudden turn one day when she … Continue reading

30 Novella Recommendations for Readers Short on Time

I can’t believe we’re already over halfway through the year! With a global pandemic on our doorsteps, it’s no surprise that I’ve been reading more than average this year, is it? I’ve grown especially fond of stories told in novella format, as it provides a quick escape from the real world along with the satisfaction … Continue reading

Book Review – Every Heart a Doorway by Seanan McGuire

Title: Every Heart a Doorway Author: Seanan McGuire Edition: Hardcover Page Count: 173 pages Rating: 5 / 5 ✨✨✨✨✨ Short Summary:  Children have always disappeared under the right conditions; slipping through the shadows under a bed or at the back of a wardrobe, tumbling down rabbit holes and into old wells, and emerging somewhere… else. … Continue reading

Cover Reveal: Lyrics & Curses by Candace Robinson!

I’ve never done a cover reveal before, but I’m so excited about this upcoming book release by Candace Robinson that I’ve decided to give it a shot! The book is in the Cursed Hearts duology, and is being published by Filles Vertes Publishing – check them out here!  ARE YOU READY…!? Isn’t it awesome?! Love those jagged … Continue reading

4 Books That Made Me Cry Harder Than I’d Like to Admit

Are you an emotional media consumer? I seem to be weirdly fueled by things that hurt me, and I’ve noticed that even with my own writing, my aim as the writer seems to be to inflict emotional pain somehow. I’d think I was broken for it, if some of my favorite authors didn’t also do … Continue reading