[Author Spotlight] – Jessica Guess

Patrick and Brennan had the pleasure of hosting Jessica Guess, Author of “Cirque Berserk”, on this week’s episode of Dead Headspace Podcast! We also invited her to share with us her Top 5 Recommended reads and Top 5 Recommended movies to watch right now. Check out her answers below, and read through to the endContinue reading “[Author Spotlight] – Jessica Guess”

[Pride In Horror Month] – Vampire Films with LGBTQ+ Rep: A Listicle

As a follow-up to our recent publication, “Queer Vampires in Modern Cinema” by Tabatha Wood, we’ve compiled a short list of movies from the 60s through today with various forms of Queer Rep in Vampire films. Blood and Roses (1960) Very loosely inspired by the French vampire novella “Carmilla” (of which there is an excellentContinue reading “[Pride In Horror Month] – Vampire Films with LGBTQ+ Rep: A Listicle”

[Pride In Horror Month] – Queer Vampires in Modern Cinema

Editor Note: This article has been updated as of 8AM on June 24th. When we originally posted the content it was mistakenly published with a portion of the original work missing. We have updated this post to reflect that error, and apologize to the author for our misstep! Human society craves the Other – anContinue reading “[Pride In Horror Month] – Queer Vampires in Modern Cinema”

[Pride In Horror Month] – Shadow Self: A Short Story

Mina parks the beat-up truck a block away and together, we follow the winding sidewalk to the front steps of the old Rochester house, sweater hoods pulled low over our heads. One of the porch columns is sagging, taking the roof with it. It’s a testament to laziness that the house still stands in aContinue reading “[Pride In Horror Month] – Shadow Self: A Short Story”

[Pride In Horror Month] – The Silhouette Man: A Short Story

Trigger Warning: This short story may contain sensitive content. I don’t know how long I’d been unconscious, but when I came to I awoke in my worst nightmare. Surrounded by complete darkness, the cold prickled my skin. I thought I’d been buried alive in nothing but my underpants. When I cried for help and triedContinue reading “[Pride In Horror Month] – The Silhouette Man: A Short Story”

[Pride In Horror Month] – Science Fiction-On the Future Anonymity of Love

Oh, if only I could live inside a science fiction series! If I could, I would stop being the ‘L’ in LGBTI! You see, the only time I’m reminded of ‘being’ gay/lesbian is when it’s imposed from the outside. I can’t recall a day in 10+ years when I woke and had an awareness ofContinue reading “[Pride In Horror Month] – Science Fiction-On the Future Anonymity of Love”

[Pride In Horror Month ] – My Sister, My Skin: A Poem

Trigger Warning: This story may contain sensitive content. I need to speak, though my words in vain,to save others from the torment, a lifetime of pain.I pray my story is heard through my tears and my blood.”Can anyone hear me?” God, is my voice reaching?”I fear it does not. My name is Stephen Northrup. IContinue reading “[Pride In Horror Month ] – My Sister, My Skin: A Poem”

[Juneteenth Spotlight] – Printable Coloring Pages Black Rep In Horror

We’ve got some super fun printable for you to celebrate Black Representation in Horror. Check out Billy Porter as Chablis from “American Horror Story”, The Candyman from the original “Candyman”, Mamuwalde from “Blacula”, and a quote from “Blacula” in a retro text font! Download these coloring pages to print at home or save to yourContinue reading “[Juneteenth Spotlight] – Printable Coloring Pages Black Rep In Horror”

[ Juneteenth Spotlight ] – Listicle: Focus on Black Representation and Black Filmmakers in Horror/Thriller Films

We highly recommend viewing the “Horror Noire” documentary on Shudder before you begin your viewing party of these Horror/Thriller films. This incredible documentary provides immensely thoughtful perspectives on Black representation and portrayal in media and cinema. Horror Noire is now streaming for FREE on Shudder.com, so don’t miss it! The movies on this list wereContinue reading “[ Juneteenth Spotlight ] – Listicle: Focus on Black Representation and Black Filmmakers in Horror/Thriller Films”

[ Juneteenth Spotlight ] – An Interview with Bianca X

This interview was transcribed by Laurel Hightower from an original audio recording. Any notations in Bold were made by Interviewer or our Editor. Interview with Bianca X LH: When you were first getting into reading, horror or otherwise, were you able to find representation that spoke to you, either in authors or characters? If so,Continue reading “[ Juneteenth Spotlight ] – An Interview with Bianca X”