Why My Goal This Year is to Receive 100 Rejections

Inspired by my fellow author and friend J.H. Moncrieff by this challenge for writers, this year I have decided to make it my goal to collect 100 rejections send out 100 submissions. The reason for that amendment is that so far, I have found the process to be more accurately reflective of the fact that, …

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The Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley Scholarship — Horror Writers Association

When I was in my early teens, probably fifteen or sixteen, I recorded a movie from TV called Gothic (1986), directed by Ken Russell. The film presents a fictionalized account of what may have happened on that fateful weekend during the summer of 1816. Lord Byron (Gabriel Byrne) invited his fellow Romantic poet Percy Shelley (Julian …