Ghosts & Christmas—in Case You’ve Ever Wondered…

How to Read a Victorian Christmas Ghost Story Imagine a midwinter night, an early sunset, a long, drafty evening spent by candlelight. The season of Christmas coincides with the shortest days of the year and, for middle-class Victorians, a chance for families to reconnect in story-telling circles. Urban dwellers, disconnected from village legends, simply picked … Continue reading Ghosts & Christmas—in Case You’ve Ever Wondered…

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The Greatest Ghost Stories Ever Told in Two Volumes (ed. Sanguine Woods), Coming to Your Bookshelf Christmas 2019 & Halloween 2020!

News Release Wick Press(sm) Denver, Colorado January 3, 2018 In January, Wick Press acquired the rights to publish a two-volume anthology of rare ghost stories originally published in 1700s and 1800s periodicals. Volume I of The Greatest Ghost Stories Ever Told will arrive in time for the 2019 Ghost Story for Christmas tradition practiced by … Continue reading The Greatest Ghost Stories Ever Told in Two Volumes (ed. Sanguine Woods), Coming to Your Bookshelf Christmas 2019 & Halloween 2020!

We Are All Completely Fine by Daryl Gregory, Tachyon, 2016

"We Are All Completely Fine is not your typical horror novella. Yes, it is dark and creeping with mysterious dread, but it is also charming, clever, and even hilarious at times. Released by Tachyon Publications, [it] is an intricate story that uses metafiction as a way to self-reflect on the horror genre tropes we have … Continue reading We Are All Completely Fine by Daryl Gregory, Tachyon, 2016