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Book Review

It Came from the Closet

A review of essay collection It Came from the Closet: Queer Reflections on Horror, edited by Joe Vallese. Published by Kelp Journal.

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Vicious Whispers

On episode #176 of Vicious Whispers, host Mark Tullius interviews A.E. Santana about storytelling and The Thing in the Labyrinth horror book club.

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Book Review

Agave Blues

A review of Ruthie Marlenee's novel, Agave Blues, a family drama dressed in magical realism, dealing with trauma, forgiveness, and healing. Published by Kelp Journal.

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Voice to Books

Horror Screams Our Truth

A monthly column dedicated to marginalized voices. This post focuses on indie women horror writers. Published by The Coachella Review.


TCR Talks

With Veronica G. Henry

An interview with Veronica G. Henry about her debut dark fantasy novel, Bacchanal, and her life as a writer.


Book Review

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. Published by Kelp Journal.


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


Teenage Possessions

True paranormal experience

High school friends battle a deranged entity bent on destroying relationships and possessing its target. Published by Kelp Journal.

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TCR Talks

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.


The Seer's Table

Horror Writers Association

A.E. Santana is recommended for HWA's The Seers' Table, which highlights diverse talent in the horror writing community.


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Josh's Worst Nightmare Oddcast

On episode #39 of Josh’s Worst Nightmare Oddcast, host Josh Schlossberg plays a game of cat and mouse with A.E. Santana as they sink their claws into the felines of dark fiction.



with Charlie N. Holmberg

An interview with author Charlie N. Holmberg about her YA fantasy romance novel, Star Mother. Published by Kelp Journal

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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. Published by The Coachella Review.

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Voice to Books

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. Published by The Coachella Review.


Writing True Horror

Six Tips and Tricks

This article focuses tips and tricks for writing true supernatural encounters.


The White Card

A conversational review

A conversational review with A.M. Larks on poet and playwright Claudia Rankine's play The White Card. Published by The Coachella Review.

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TCR Talks

With James Comtois

This interview with playwright James Comtois delves into his experience writing the acclaimed vampire play, The Little One.


Book Review

Blunt Force Magic

A review of Lawrence Davis' debut novel, Blunt Force Magic


Latinx in Horror

Interview with A.E. Santana

An interview with the Horror Writers Association for Latinx Heritage Month. Learn about what makes A.E. Santana tick as a horror author.

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Voice to Books

Disability in Full view

A monthly column dedicated to marginalized voices. This post focuses on authors and characters who live with disabilities. Published by The Coachella Review.

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Book Review

Star Mother

A review of YA fantasy romance novel, Star Mother, by Charlie N. Holmberg. Published by Kelp Journal


Book Review

Whisper Down the Lane

A review of Clay McLeod Chapman's horror/thriller novel, Whisper Down the Lane. Published by Kelp Journal.


Voice to Books

Memoirs on Overcoming Struggles

A monthly column dedicated to marginalized voices. This post features memoirs that focus on overcoming struggles and trauma. Published by The Coachella Review.

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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. Published by Kelp Journal.



This short fiction explores issues of shame and fear when dealing with an unknown pain in a private area. Published by Please See Me.



Spotlight on Tananarive Due

This article spotlights award-winning horror and fantasy author Tananarive Due and her novel The Good House. Published by Horror Tree.


TCR Talks

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.

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Book Review

Homo Dues: A Brief History of Tomorrow

An exploration of Yuval Noah Harai's Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow.

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