Shirley Hardie Jackson was best known for her short story titled ‘The Lottery,’ published in 1948. This story outraged a lot of people because of its depiction of the darker side to humanity. It is also the story that launched her status as a master of the horror tale. Many people may have also... Continue Reading →
I thought I would put up something slightly different up for a change. Here is something a friend of mine wrote. He would really like some honest feedback. Let me know what you think.A looming resonance thickens as the wooden hands meet, as if pressing the colder frost, like tiny spiders webs on the not... Continue Reading →
Sir Terence David John Pratchett was born in 1948 in Beaconsfield, England. He is mostly known for a series of fantasy novels about a place called 'Discworld.' The Discworld itself is described as a large disc resting on the backs of four giant elephants, all supported by the giant turtle Great A'Tuin as it swims its... Continue Reading →
Brian Lumley was born December 2nd, 1937. Brian started off in the royal military police, and later on after he retired became the author he is today. While doing long shifts he would be reading his favourite literature. These books were usually of the macabre style, some of it good and some of it bad.... Continue Reading →
Ray Douglas Bradbury was born August 22nd 1920 and died June 5th 2012. He was 91 years old. Ray Bradbury is best known for his novel Fahrenheit 451 but also as one of the best short story writers. Although a lot of people believed Bradbury to be mainly a science fiction writer, he was more... Continue Reading →
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