Finding Hope in Horror: 1917 and Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood

As the world seems to shift toward a very modern, yet more subtle brand of Armageddon, I’ve been thinking more and more about 1917, Sam Mendes’ 2019…


50 Shades of Trash: A Review of 365 Days

I don’t often do movie reviews, but every once in a while, there comes a movie just so pernicious I can’t help myself. 365 Days is one such movie. It…


Be the Lighthouse: An Interview with Ryan Landry

This Friday, Terror House Press will release its eighth book: Masculinity Amidst Madness by Ryan Landry, a digression on the state of the modern…


After the Wall Fell: A Review of Neighbours and Tourists by Ewa Mazierska

Neighbours and Tourists by Ewa Mazierska (Adelaide Books, 2019) Is there literature that we can describe as Polish literature in English, i.e.…


Echo from the East: An Interview with Xi Nan and Fish Lu

This Friday, Terror House Press will release its fifth book: With Light and Dust by Xi Nan and Fish Lu, a collection of Chinese minimalist poetry…


Chris Chibnall Doesn’t Understand Doctor Who

I really enjoy watching Doctor Who. And more than that, I enjoy dissecting Doctor Who. During the Russell T. Davies era, I enjoyed watching Peter Kay…


Rise of the Goatmen: A Review of Into the Vortex by Brian Eckert

Into the Vortex by Brian Eckert (Terror House Press, 2020) "Clip-clop. Clip-clop. Clip-clop." --- Goatman, Into the Vortex I like to think of myself…


The Dystopian Genre is Dead

One of the inspirations for my upcoming novella The Pilgrim’s Digress was the realization that the time of the dystopian genre in the West has come…


War in the Spring: A Review of The Yellow Birds by Kevin Powers

The Yellow Birds by Kevin Powers (Little, Brown, and Company, September 2012) “So, what drew you to this novel?” asks my roommate. “Well, you see,…


The Long Goodbye: A Review of Star Wars — The Rise of Skywalker

I’d ordinarily start off a review of a Star Wars movie by lambasting the retarded fanboys who keep lining up like cattle on a slaughterhouse conveyor…