Killer Lake – W.D. Gagliani & David Benton

Killdeer Lake, aka Killer Lake, is the setting for W.D. Gagliani and David Benton’s collaboration with the same name. What is Killer Lake, you ask? Imagine every 80s slasher film thrown into a blender and what would come out would be very close to what you have here. Friday the 13th, April Fool’s Day, Dawn of the Dead, Psycho, Motel Hell,Continue reading “Killer Lake – W.D. Gagliani & David Benton”

Interview – Wesley Southard

Let’s get the vitals out of the way: Name: Wesley Southard DOB: 1-29-87 Birthplace: Evansville, IN Residence: South Central Pennsylvania Marital Status: Married Children: None Pets: Three cats, two dogs, one turtle INTO THE MACABRE: When did you first start writing? WESLEY SOUTHARD: I first started writing seriously back in 2007. I’ve been a musicianContinue reading “Interview – Wesley Southard”

Bleed Away The Sky – Brian Fatah Steele

Bleed Away The Sky is the latest cosmic horror offering from Brian Fatah Steele. The weird girl, Audrey, learns that she has a half brother and they go on a cross-country adventure to get to know each other. What she doesn’t know is that she is the last of the Crimsonata, a hereditary power thatContinue reading “Bleed Away The Sky – Brian Fatah Steele”

Fear – Ronald Kelly

When you read as much as I do, you tend to sift through a lot of trash in search of the rare gems. They don’t come often. I also tend to think that I know quite a bit about the world of horror. Every once in a while, I get humbled. When they both happenContinue reading “Fear – Ronald Kelly”

Interview with Ronald Kelly

Lets get the vitals out of the way – Name: Ronald Kelly DOB: 11/20/1959 Birthplace: Nashville, Tennessee City of Residence: Brush Creek, Tennessee Marital Status: Married (28 years) Children: Three (2 daughters, one son) Pets: An ultra-hyper Jack Russel terrier named Toby INTO THE MACBRE: When did you first start writing? RONALD KELLY: I beganContinue reading “Interview with Ronald Kelly”

Loch Ness Revenge – Hunter Shea

    2019 is starting out with a bang as Hunter Shea’s LOCH NESS REVENGE is my first read of the new year. And oh what a read it was. Who isn’t fascinated by one of the most famous cryptids of all time, the Loch Ness Monster? For me, Nessie has always been one ofContinue reading “Loch Ness Revenge – Hunter Shea”

Welcome to the Show – edited by Doug Murano

    WELCOME TO THE SHOW is a collection of tales surrounding the fabled San Franciscan concert hall, The Shantyman. In my opinion, rock and horror go together like peas and carrots, so this should be right up my alley. Without further ado, lets jump right in – What Sort of Rube – Alan M.Continue reading “Welcome to the Show – edited by Doug Murano”

The House by the Cemetery – John Everson

  The House by the Cemetery is meant for horror fans. You know who we are. We’re the ones that go to the midnight showings of classic Carpenter, Craven or even Argento or Fulci flicks. We have the wal-to-wall collections of horror Blu Rays. Halloween is our national holiday. And we go to haunted houses,Continue reading “The House by the Cemetery – John Everson”

Under The Fang – Edited by Robert R. McCammon

  Under The Fang is one I’ve seen on bookstore shelves many times throughout the 1980s. Its chock full of the decade’s horror stalwarts, yet somehow I never picked it up. On a trip to my favorite used bookstore, I came across it again and made sure not  to overlook it this time. Let’s seeContinue reading “Under The Fang – Edited by Robert R. McCammon”

The Mark – Lee Mountford

  The combination of old school and modern horror merge nicely in this demonic ghost story from Mountford. Imagine, if you will, you’ve had a rough week and you’re still trying to get the remnants of an abusive relationship out of your system. So blowing off a little steam at the local pub with yourContinue reading “The Mark – Lee Mountford”