The house continues to be a nightmare
Here’s a few quick suggestions
The Kasturi/Files on Speculative Chic
Follow Sandra Kasturi and Gemma Files as they recap a bunch of movies.
Watch Draug, which is finally available on many streaming services after several years in production. It’s got beautiful lighting, but unless you speak Swedish, you’ll need to be in the mood for subtitles. Medieval witch horror.
Listen to some of the many episodes of the Outer Dark podcast. The latest is Female, Binary, and Queer Bodies in a Weird Space (#55) with Sunny Moraine, Craig Laurence Gidney, Damian Angelica Walters, Laura Blackwell, Zin E Rocklynn
Dim Shores has a new book available from Brooke Warra
Dig into this history of ballet in horror (and please share all your dance horror titles for literature and film).
Yesterday my laptop died all of a sudden. Luckily I am in a position to replace it, but discovering all the files I hadn’t backed up in the past week has been disappointing.
Like many of you, I like to watch a bunch of horror movies in October. This is made difficult by my partner not liking horror much (bad with jump scares, AND with sustained tension. She can handle spoilered stuff, though), an infant, and in-laws who don’t like horror. I have to sneak off and watch stuff on my phone, early morning or late at night, or when people are away. Continue reading