Startling Poetry: America is a Gun

America is a Gun by Brian Bilston England is a cup of tea. France, a wheel of ripened brie. Greece, a short, squat olive tree. America is a gun.   Brazil is a football on the sand. Argentina, Maradona's hand. Germany, an oompah band. America is a gun.   Holland is a wooden shoe. Hungary, … Continue reading Startling Poetry: America is a Gun

My 10 Favorite Movies to Watch at Halloween

Autumn is my absolute favorite time of year.  And Halloween, the crowning moment in a season of magic (wow, that was a bit melodramatic, wasn't it?). As a kid, I always tuned in to the Halloween specials that played on TV. Disney put out some great spookfests comprised of classic cartoons and contemporary films. As … Continue reading My 10 Favorite Movies to Watch at Halloween

Nothing As it Seems: An Interview with Tim Lebbon

Fans of horror and dark fantasy will recognize the name of the man I was privileged to interview recently. Tim Lebbon has entertained readers with his unique blend of fantasy and horror for close to two decades now. He’s taken us below the streets of London; led us on high-sea adventures; thrust us into a … Continue reading Nothing As it Seems: An Interview with Tim Lebbon