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“The Power Of Azalareon” — A Story From HORRORS & ABOMINATIONS

The Power Of Azalareon by Mark McLaughlin & Michael Sheehan, Jr. Mamie Saunders walked along the beach, scanning the sand with her metal detector. So far, the morning had been good to her. She’d found about six dollars in loose … Continue reading

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THE END OF THE WORLD IS BROUGHT TO YOU BY…. – A Tale of the Cthulhu Mythos

Here’s a video excerpt from the story, “The End Of The World Is Brought To You By…” from BEST LITTLE WITCH-HOUSE IN ARKHAM. In the story, Lovecraftian forces take over a TV network, and this excerpt describes one of the … Continue reading

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HER HORRIBLE APARTMENT: A Complete Story from HIDEOUS FACES, BEAUTIFUL SKULLS

Here for your reading pleasure is HER HORRIBLE APARTMENT, a complete story from my story collection, HIDEOUS FACES, BEAUTIFUL SKULLS. Here’s a link to the collection’s page on Amazon, in case you’d like to learn more about the book:http://www.amazon.com/Hideous-Faces-Beautiful-Skulls-Bizarre-ebook/dp/B00IVM5X8S/ Her … Continue reading

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SQUIDD, INC.: A Complete Story From BEST LITTLE WITCH-HOUSE IN ARKHAM

Here for your reading pleasure is SQUIDD, INC., a complete story from my story collection, BEST LITTLE WITCH-HOUSE IN ARKHAM. Here’s a link to the collection’s page on Amazon.com, in case you’d like to learn more about the book: http://www.amazon.com/Best-Little-Witch-House-Arkham-McLaughlin/dp/143444208X/Continue reading

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MY TRILOGY OF HORRORS

  I’ve always wanted to write a set of story collections addressing my three great loves: zombie stories, Lovecraftian stories, and seriously weird, dark horror tales. And here are those collections, released by Wildside Press: HIDEOUS FACES, BEAUTIFUL SKULLS: http://www.amazon.com/Hideous-Faces-Beautiful-Skulls-McLaughlin/dp/1479401889/Continue reading

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HIDEOUS FACES, BEAUTIFUL SKULLS Now On Kindle

Above you will see the cover art of my new story collection, HIDEOUS FACES, BEAUTIFUL SKULLS, from Wildside Press. The collection is now available for Kindle via the following links: US: http://www.amazon.com/Hideous-Faces-Beautiful-Skulls-Bizarre-ebook/dp/B00IVM5X8S/ UK: http://www.amazon.co.uk/Hideous-Faces-Beautiful-Skulls-Bizarre-ebook/dp/B00IVM5X8S/ In HIDEOUS FACES, BEAUTIFUL SKULLS, a … Continue reading

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Chilling Excerpts from HIDEOUS FACES, BEAUTIFUL SKULLS

Above you will see the cover art of my new story collection, HIDEOUS FACES, BEAUTIFUL SKULLS, from Wildside Press. In this collection of thirty stories of horror and the bizarre, you shall enter a boundless realm of dark magic, evil … Continue reading

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BEST LITTLE WITCH-HOUSE IN ARKHAM

  Welcome to the Best Little Witch-House in Arkham. In this midnight den of dread and desire, you will find twenty-five rooms, each with a story of its own to tell. Here you will enjoy a delectable variety of otherworldly … Continue reading

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A LOVING LOOK BACK at ’70s Horror Movies

Thinking back, it seems to me that horror movies stopped being scary back in the 1970s. Is it the movies, or is it me? I was younger then, so maybe it didn’t take much to scare me. Or maybe the … Continue reading

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THE BOUNDARIES OF HORROR

Some people say, horror can ONLY happen in a mold-streaked castle or a moonlit forest. Some people say, horror should NOT feature comedic elements. Some people say, zombies MUST follow the rules of certain specific popular movies. To all that, … Continue reading

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