How to Write a Horror Story

If you are a new writer who wants to learn how to write a horror story, you need to look at this genre type. When you are thinking about writing a horror story, you should know that this is …

{Interview} Matt Godfrey, (Narrator Extraordinaire), Chats with Horror After Dark!

I somehow had the pleasure of getting to know Matt Godfrey and his work through Goodreads and through Valancourt Books. (Click to read our interview with Valancourt.) I don’t remember exactly how we met but since then, I’ve listened to …

{Interview} Shock Totem Speaks With Horror After Dark

I  discovered Shock Totem magazine back in 2012, with issue # 4. This issue featured a short story from Lee Thompson, (an author I have since developed a friendly relationship with), a non fiction piece “Bloodstains and Blue Suede Shoes” …

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Please Note: Thank you to everyone who has contacted us for a review. We wish we could read and review them all! Horror After Dark will be temporarily closing down submissions until we are able to catch up on review



An abandoned house by the edge of the river. Uninhabited for decades.

A secret as old as time itself. A truth hidden from the topsiders. But that’s about to change.

When all the adults suddenly disappear, Mathew convinces his …

{Review} The Ghoul of Archipelago by Stephen Kozeniewski


ITEM REVIEWED: {Review} The Ghoul of Archipelago by Stephen Kozeniewski


SYNOPSIS: After ravenous corpses topple society and consume most of the world’s population, freighter captain Henk Martigan is shocked to receive a distress call. Eighty survivors beg …