I’ve followed Joe Bob Briggs, the B-movie host and social commentator, since I joined Twitter. He was part of my first round of follows, along with Stephen King and Clive Barker – horror icons who helped form me into the genre nerd I am today. But not long after, I began to wonder about him.… Read More Is Joe Bob Briggs ‘Problematic’?
Seasons greetings, boils and ghouls! Hope you’ve all had a great year! I know I have. Busy, yes, and with some bittersweet clarity, sure, but great none-the-less. Continuous readers of this blog may have noticed that the postings were more and more infrequent this year than the past two. Partly this was because my year… Read More 2017 Re-Cap
Tommy Doyle in Halloween 6. The Skeleton Singer from Hocus Pocus. The Devil from Hellbent. Dylan McDermott in a Dracula costume on AHS: Murder House. Yeah… Halloween has a good crop of seasonally appropriate hotties. But I feel like there’s one who doesn’t seem to get much love, despite being in one of the most… Read More Ranking Brom Bones
Who says Tumblr is nothing but porn!? Ok, well, it’s 98% porn, but without it, I would have never come across the intriguing screen grabs for Tonight It’s You, a gay horror short from ASPD Films! The short quickly throws us gays into familiar territory. A young hottie is home alone with nothing going on.… Read More Gay Horror Short – Tonight It’s You
I’ve spent most of the year rereading some old favorites I knew I needed to revisit; IT, Gone Girl, Clive Barker’s Books of Blood. But I was recently able to read two new books as well – both works of queer horror and both written by queer authors. The first of these was The House… Read More Gay Horror Book: The House the Devil Built – Benjamin Hively
Unless you’ve been living in a cave for the past few months, you’ve probably taken notice of several hateful events that have marred our country this year. From the terrorist attack in my city of Portland to the recent nazi rally in Charlottesville, it seems like we’re suddenly repeating the darkest parts of our world’s… Read More Horror Against Hate!
About a year ago I announced a little art project I’ve been consistently working on – my Horror Hometown coffee mugs. You can read about them first here (Horror Hometowns! ), but the shorthand is that I began making these designs for me personally, but it turns out other people seem to like them… Read More Horror Hometown Mugs – Series 2