5. Be Mine

The Japanese gangster, Ryu, appeared to be dead. He lay naked, face-up on the heart-shaped bed of the Shakayama Love Hotel. I could see Miura, or what was left of him, a giant looming over the bed, leaning ominously over my lover’s inert form. Both men were reflected in the mirror above...

Zombie Underground

Just surfaced after spending a few days underground. Miss me? As long as I’m on the subject, why don’t I share a bit about a topic close to the bone for every zombie?  I’m talking about being buried alive. It’s quite a big deal here in Poe territory where I have...

Zombies: The Safe Choic...

Sometimes you are forced to choose and no matter how you slice it, zombies are the safe choice. Foamy, Jonathan Ian Masters’s character and Germaine’s ranting neurotic pal, will walk you through the logic. You’ve got to admire a great mind like that. —Erin Orison, DEAD...

The Cranberries’ ...

Of course zombies are the stuff that hits are made of and this one is raw and raging. “Zombie” is The Cranberries at their best—very grunge/alternative metal and fierce. From the Irish band’s 1994 album, No Need to Argue, it was a number one hit on an album that went...

Other World Dangers

Should some doors remain closed? Absolutely. But not this one. If you are a supernatural, and even it you aren’t, you’re probably all too familiar with Other World attractions and dangers. Neil Gaiman’s 2002 novel about a little girl who tries out something she...