Gremlins

If you are reading this I’m sure you already know Gremlins is comedy horror at its best. From the lovable Mogwai, Gizmo, to the vicious and violent Stripe. And let’s not forget Brains and co. in the hilarious sequel that is Gremlins 2: The New Batch. These films somehow magically blend comedy with all outContinue reading “Gremlins”

Motivation – Thursday 21st May 2020

This week has been highly productive and great fun. But last night my inner-saboteur kicked in. Now it could’ve been something to do with having a cup of (decaf) coffee for the first time since Sunday (I’m sure it hasn’t helped) but it’s more likely my mind wants to fuck up my happiness. I’ve beenContinue reading “Motivation – Thursday 21st May 2020”

Thomas Harris’ Hannibal Lector

This week I’ve been watching the Hannibal Lector films, starting with Hannibal Rising and Red Dragon. I first saw The Silence of the Lambs when it came out on video (I was too young to see it at the cinema on release) and I was blown away. It was the first time I saw aContinue reading “Thomas Harris’ Hannibal Lector”

Stephen King’s IT

Celebrating Stephen King’s IT this week. I first read the book back in 2017 – about eight months before the cinematic release of IT Chapter One. And what a ride it was. I thoroughly enjoyed the short stories within the story – all those world building moments that weren’t focussed on the main characters butContinue reading “Stephen King’s IT”

Monday Motivation 23rd March 2020

Two things that have got me through life are books and music. They’ve always been constant companions and continue to do so even as we live in these unprecedented times. What always continues to amaze me, particularly when reading books that were written over 30 or 40 years ago (sometimes even older), is how forwardContinue reading “Monday Motivation 23rd March 2020”

The Heartbreaker available on Amazon now!

Halloween may have come and gone, but our love for all things horror continues all year around. To celebrate with you, my first collection “The Heartbreaker” is available for Kindle, Kindle Unlimited and in Paperback formats. UK: https://amzn.to/2BWQN4Z US: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07LDS6LP4/ref=cm_sw_em_r_mt_dp_U_y0PUDbY354S85 If you have downloaded or read the book already, why not share your review onContinue reading “The Heartbreaker available on Amazon now!”

Audio Short Story: The Cat’s Hand

The Cat’s Hand – Audio Story For those who like to listen to horror stories, The Cat’s Hand is now available on Youtube. Click here to hear the story narrated by the author. If you like it – why not subscribe to the channel. More short audio stories to come. Story by Mark Young. IllustrationContinue reading “Audio Short Story: The Cat’s Hand”