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Gillian Flynn Wrote A Ghost Story For George R.R. Martin, And It’s Awesome
For those who think Amy Dunne is the scariest villain ever.
Little Boy Has Perfectly Timed Reaction To Scary Story
Hey, whatever floats your boat. H/T Tastefully Offensive Scary stories can be really frightening, and this kid has the scream
A Literary Halloween
Saving literature one reader at a time
J. Robert Lennon writes "literary fiction," but he's the sort of literary fiction writer who grew up on sci-fi paperbacks and crime novels, and never forgot what the pulp masters taught him.
The 14 Scariest Ghost Stories
What is the great attraction of supernatural fiction in general, and the ghost story in particular? From the time of childhood, we have a fear of the dark (and rightly so, as we don't know exactly what is lurking out there, wrapped in the black cloak of invisibility).
Scary Books That Will Scare The S*** Out Of You
Mark E. Murphy
Author, Medical Doctor
I'm not big on overt gore, slasher stories or things that are overly sadistic or cruel. I didn't like Joyce Carol Oates' book
, for example, because it put me inside the mind of a psycho for the entire novel--and it was like an overdose of psychosis.
A Scary Hallowe'en Story
Chris Weigant is a political commentator.
At this point, a massive lightning bolt struck the mountain peak we were traveling next to. The loudest thunder I've ever
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