“Blue” by Nicole Heinz

Bloodied hands to ring the bell,
giving and taking the shame
What the night hid well
the dawn brought to fame;
the corpses littering the street
In our minds we knew
the last image of defeat
The bittersweet taste of blue

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“Words have no power to impress the mind without the exquisite horror of their reality.” Edgar Allan Poe

“The Dawn: A Response to Wings” by Tina McFarlane

I am terrified

With the dawn we saw Them
Dark forms against the light
Will this be my last sunrise?

We heard that They would come
And We are ready

We gathered what we could
Weapons of wood, steel and faith Read more ““The Dawn: A Response to Wings” by Tina McFarlane”

As a writer, I have a dual nature, and love both the light and the dark. They each bring out a different side of me. Writing gives me the chance to explore both.

Here, in this special place, you will find my darkness.

Little details of an amalgamation of two dark and twisted minds.- Toneye Eyenot & Mar G.-A

Little details of an amalgamation of two dark and twisted minds,LYRIKKS FROM THE MIND(S) OF A LUNIAKK‘ written and compiled by Toneye Eyenot and with cover and illustrations by Mar G.-A.
BEWARE. YOU HAVE BEEN WARNED.

…Very soon…

 

Read more “Little details of an amalgamation of two dark and twisted minds.- Toneye Eyenot & Mar G.-A”

I’m Mar.
Head of The Bold Mom.
Promoter and compulsive thinker.

DARK FANTASY PROJECT Kevin Holton – Review – “Horror Haiku Pas de Deux” by A. F. Stewart

There’s a lot to be said for a writer who self-publishes a book correctly, especially when that writer goes the extra mile to provide ISBN numbers, internal art, and dozens of pages of poetry. A. F. Stewart’s “Horror Haiku Pas de Deux” draws inspiration from the #HorrorHaikuesday trend on Twitter, spinning a social media phenomena into an entire collection. Read more “DARK FANTASY PROJECT Kevin Holton – Review – “Horror Haiku Pas de Deux” by A. F. Stewart”

Kevin Holton is a cyborg and coffee addict from coastal New Jersey, who is usually found writing horror and sci-fi.

He’s the author of three upcoming novels: The Nightmare King (Siren’s Call Publications); At the Hands of Madness (Severed Press); and These Walls Don’t Talk, They Scream (HellBound Books). He also co-wrote the short film Human Report 85616.

His short work has been published with The Literary Hatchet, Deadman’s Tome, Sci-Phi Journal, Radiant Crown Publishing, Mighty Quill Books, The Mad Scientist Journal, and numerous others. He also dabbled in poetry, screenwriting, and audiobook narration.

You can find more of his work at his website, www.KevinHolton.com, or his Patreon, at www.patreon.com/TheHoltoning.

“Wings” by Tina McFarlane

My wings tear through my flesh
The ecstasy of pain and pleasure
As black blood drips from white feathers
I stretch and rise from this putrid earth

Oh! The feeling is pure bliss
As the Night ushers forth

And with it the Monsters Read more ““Wings” by Tina McFarlane”

As a writer, I have a dual nature, and love both the light and the dark. They each bring out a different side of me. Writing gives me the chance to explore both.

Here, in this special place, you will find my darkness.