International Edgar Allan Poe Festival In October 📖🎃

The International Edgar Allan Poe Festival & Awards returns to Baltimore the weekend of October 8 & 9, 2022! We will see the return of in-person stage, vendors and tours, all proceeds to benefit The Edgar Allan Poe House & Museum in Baltimore. Virtual and in-person programs also available this year. This is a huge…

You will never trust a smile again. 💀 #promotehorror

Once you see it, it’s too late. Watch the official trailer for #SmileMovie – Only in theatres September 30. You will never trust a smile again… About the movie 🍿 After witnessing a bizarre, traumatic incident involving a patient, Dr. Rose Cotter (Sosie Bacon) starts experiencing frightening occurrences that she can’t explain. As an overwhelming…

Rare Edgar Allan Poe Letter Sells at auction for $155,000 📖

A rare Edgar Allan Poe letter extending his condolences to a fellow writer sold for $154,958, according to Boston-based RR Auction. The one-page letter is signed “Edgar A. Poe,” dated August 24, 1846. Addressed from New York, a handwritten letter to writer Frederick William Thomas, who, from 1841 until 1850, worked as a clerk in…

The Bed of Shadows presented by HorrorBabble 💀

The Bed of Shadows by Fred R. Farrow Jr. The Bed of Shadows” is a short story by the little-known author, Fred R. Farrow, Jr. Having debuted in the May 1929 edition of Weird Tales, the story asks: What lurked above the man in the bed? Credits Narrated by Ian Gordon for HorrorBabble Music and…

The Art of Dread: Crafting Contemporary Horror – Online Workshop 💀📖

This event is presented by The Cabin in Boise, Idaho. In this workshop, we’ll explore themes and trends in contemporary horror and horror-adjacent genres and begin crafting our own horror stories. On odd-numbered weeks we’ll take a self-focused approach, looking inside to develop your own horror ideas (and your own horror stories!) In even-numbered weeks,…

Horror Author Anne Rice Passed Away

Anne Rice, author of ‘Interview with the Vampire’ and ‘Queen of the Damned,’ has passed away at the age of 80. “So we reach into the raging chaos, and we cling to it, and we tell ourselves it has meaning, and that the world is good, and we are not evil, and we will all…

Horror Movie of the Day: BlackHeart [A Short Film] #PromoteHorror

BlackHeart by Wiser Wolves Productions This short film was made for the 13 Stories Film Competition and is based on the true story of a real life inmate at the Old Idaho Penitentiary. Margaret Hardy, born in Osage Beach, Missouri in 1947, claimed she received no education as a child. In St. Louis, Missouri she…

Frankenstein Author Mary Shelley Was Born on This Day in 1797 in London | #PromoteHorror |#FrankensteinDay

You can view the actual digitized manuscript of Frankenstein from 1818. Browse a collection of the family’s digitized papers, including the original manuscript of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein at the National Endowment of the Humanities grant-funded Shelly-Godwin Archive. Mary Wollstonecraft and her husband William Godwin, together with their daughter Mary Wollstonecraft Godwin Shelley and her husband,…

Blood on Black Wax: Horror Soundtracks on Vinyl (Expanded Edition) Pre-Order Price Guarantee #PromoteHorror

Blood on Black Wax: Horror Soundtracks on Vinyl (Expanded Edition) by Aaron Lupton (Author), Jeff Szpirglas (Author), Christopher Young (Afterword), Mick Garris (Foreword) This title will be released on September 7, 2021. Hardcover Book 272 Pages $34.95 BRAND NEW & EXPANDED EDITION! Packed with dozens of additional horror titles and containing limited edition enhanced packaging…