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At an ancient university hidden in the Scottish highlands, an unmotivated student will uncover the disturbing truth of his classmates' role in the Gothic establishment.
I AM HALLOWEEN
Every October 23rd, a host of supernatural beings enjoy a drug-like thrill of paranormal energy, ecstatic to be the most powerful creatures on Earth. But when humans begin to colonize their home, the beings are threatened by their only weakness: the disbelief in their existence. Now, with all his comrades scared off by the invaders, one remaining monster struggles with existential dread while trying to recreate the thrill he used to feel.
Read or listen to I Am Halloween here.
MY THOUGHTS ON MACKENZIE WEAVER
We've all known at least one of them: those people who you can't quite get a grip on, the ones who are just a little bit unsettling. But what if there was more to their offputting nature than a little social discomfort? What if they were hiding a dark secret, a deep connection to something you didn't want to know about, but may come to believe in when you see it face-to-face?
Read My Thoughts on Mackenzie Weaver here.
THE NUMBER FOUR
Time travel: a favorite concept in fiction, a common device used to spur on plots, and the basis of that age-old question – if you could go back and change one moment in history, what would it be?
More specifically, what if you could change the past, but never return to the present? What if there was someone watching you, using their own faulty logic to decide what was and was not worth changing?
Read The Number Four here.
Drawing by Alice Chesley