Dec 2, 2021
Passion makes us do crazy things.
For many lifelong horror fans, the love of the genre is so intense that being a spectator is no longer enough. These fans are compelled to have their creative voices heard. Some paint, others start podcasts, or they write articles and books.
And then there are the really crazy ones who...
Oct 30, 2021
Skinwalkers! Psychic Vampires! Desert Gods! Cat People! Pagan Sex Beasts! Sentient Forests! Witchcraft! Ancient lands that Feed on humans! Mountain and Snow Goddesses!
The Weird Fiction of the 19th and 20th Centuries paved the way for modern horror and science fiction, and one of the greatest voices was Algernon...
Oct 6, 2021
For some of us, going a little crazy is just the time when life starts getting fun.
Madness? Mania? Fanaticism? Call it what you like.
I call it passion, and I am drawn to people who need to create something out of their mad love. The creation might seem crazy to the average person, but to those it speaks to, it is a...
Sep 24, 2021
The woods are nature at its most feral. The deep, dark forest is the original home of the boogeyman, long before there were dark closets and basements and that space under your bed.
The Folk Horror subgenre has gained a new audience as more young filmmakers exploit the fine line between the natural and the...
Aug 27, 2021
Summer isn't over yet!
And neither is my discussion of the passion of fandom and how it makes us do crazy things for what we love!
In this episode, I talk with Joe Gaudin and Matt Masters, the owners of the Skyline Drive-in in Shelbyville, Indiana about how they took a dying drive-in and turned it into a movie-lovers...