What a Creep
Creepshow's Problem with Consent
An essay discussing issues of problematic behavior in campy horror-comedies, such as Creepshow.
Voice to Books
Personal Experience through Poetry
A monthly column dedicated to marginalized voices. This post focuses on poets who share their personal experiences through the written word.
Family Solstice by Kate Maruyama
A look into Kate Maruyama's horror novella, Family Solstice, which dives into the the evils of tradition, heritage, and avarice.
Kelp Journal Talks
with Stephen Graham Jones
An interview with award-winning horror author, Stephen Graham Jones, discussing his critically-acclaimed novel, The Only Good Indians.
This short fiction explores issues of shame and fear when dealing with an unknown pain in a private area.
Spotlight on Tananarive Due
This article spotlights award-winning horror and fantasy author Tananarive Due and her novel The Good House.
With Keithan Jones and Amber Tillman
An interview with comic artist Keithan Jones (owner and founder of Kid Comics) and comic author Amber Tillman (creator of Medicine Cabinet), co-written with A.M. Larks.
Homo Dues: A Brief History of Tomorrow
An exploration of Yuval Noah Harai's Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow.
Whisper Down the Lane
A review of Clay McLeod Chapman's horror/thriller novel, Whisper Down the Lane.
Memoirs on Overcoming Struggles
A monthly column dedicated to marginalized voices. This post features memoirs that focus on overcoming struggles and trauma.
Highlighting Black Voices
A monthly column dedicated to marginalized voices. In this inaugural post, five books by Black authors are reviewed by five women of color.
Writing True Horror
Six Tips and Tricks
This article focuses tips and tricks for writing true supernatural encounters.
True paranormal experience
High school friends battle a deranged entity bent on destroying relationships and possessing its target.
With Abby Geni
An interview with award-winning author Abby Geni, focusing on her third novel, The Wildlands.
CV Storyteller Project
Love and Heartbreak
My story of "love and heartbreak" centered on a special childhood pet.
A story of an obsessed murderous clown and the woman who don't love him.
With Veronica G. Henry
An interview with Veronica G. Henry about her debut dark fantasy novel, Bacchanal, and her life as a writer.
A.E. Santana with Fright Girl Summer
An interview with me by V. Castro from Fright Girl Summer, celebrating WiHM and discussing my experience as a Latina horror writer.
5 Horror Films that
Took the Source Material to Another Level
I examine five horror films based on novels or short fiction that elevated the source material to a place of cult notoriety.
Camila is fed up with her neighbor Abigail. But anger and magic never mix.
The White Card
A conversational review
A conversational review with A.M. Larks on poet and playwright Claudia Rankine's play The White Card.
With James Comtois
This interview with playwright James Comtois delves into his experience writing the acclaimed vampire play, The Little One.
Blunt Force Magic
A review of Lawrence Davis' debut novel, Blunt Force Magic.