Love For Slaughter by Sara Tantlinger Review

Love For Slaughter Poetry by Sara Tantlinger This debut collection of poetry from Sara Tantlinger takes a dark look at all the horrors of love, the pleasures of flesh, and the lust for blood. For discerning fans of romance and the macabre, look no further than Love For Slaughter. Emily’s Teaser Review This collection is…

The “Short Stories” Recap

If you missed last’s week vampire prompt, be sure to check it out. There were a lot of great vamps including Anne Rice and more. What qualifies as a short story? Our short story prompt generated a lot of discussion including what actually qualifies as a short story. We loved seeing the various short fiction…

The Rust Maidens by Gwendolyn Kiste Review

The Rust Maidens Something’s happening to the girls on Denton Street. It’s the summer of 1980 in Cleveland, Ohio, and Phoebe Shaw and her best friend Jacqueline have just graduated high school, only to confront an ugly, uncertain future. Across the city, abandoned factories populate the skyline; meanwhile at the shore, one strong spark, and…

Author Spotlight: Meg Hafdahl

  Author Bio Horror and suspense author Meg Hafdahl was raised in both British Columbia and Minnesota. A member of the esteemed Horror Writers Association, her female driven horror stories have been produced for audio by The Wicked Library, and have appeared in anthologies such as Spider Road Press’ Eve’s Requiem: Tales of Women, Mystery…

Tide of Stone by Kaaron Warren Review

  Tide of Stone by Kaaron Warren The Time-Ball Tower of Tempuston houses the worst criminals in history. Given the option of the death penalty or eternal life, they chose eternal life. They have a long time to regret that choice. Lilyn’s Review Maybe it’s fitting, considering the subjects of this story, that it took…

The “Night” Recap

If you missed last week’s “Folklore” prompt, be sure to check out our favorite photos from day 7 of our challenge. The prompt for Day 8 of our Ladies of Horror Fiction Instagram challenge was “Night”. Night proved to be unexpectedly challenging. The most popular selection for the day was Marisha Pessl’s Night Film. View…

The “Monster” Recap

  If you missed last week’s “Favorite Color” prompt, be sure to check it out. We had so many beautiful and creative photos featuring favorite bookish colors. Our prompt for day six of the #LadiesofHorrorFiction Instagram challenge was  “Monster”. Monster was the perfect prompt for a lot of instagrammers to showcase their favorite edition of…

Cover Reveal for Soul Seekers Books 6 and 7 by Alice J Black

We had a slightly unusual request here at the LOHF for a cover reveal. Two book covers for the price of one. But have a look at these covers!! Blurb Soul Seekers Book 6: Murder on the Sapphire Bay Blurb: After securing her first few cases with her new business, Soul Seekers, Peyton decides she…

Into the Sounds by Lee Murray Review

Into the Sounds On leave, and out of his head with boredom, NZDF Sergeant Taine McKenna joins biologist Jules Asher, on a Conservation Department deer culling expedition to New Zealand’s southernmost national park, where soaring peaks give way to valleys gouged from clay and rock, and icy rivers bleed into watery canyons too deep to…

The “Jewelry” Recap

If you missed Day 1 of our #LadiesofHorrorFiction Instagram challenge recaps, be sure to check it out. We kicked off the challenge with the “Lady Stack” prompt.  You can find day 2 “Haunted” by clicking here. There were a lot of different books that came up for day three’s prompt of “Jewelry”.  Jewelry plays into a lot…