Review: The Moth Diaries

"Ernessa is a vampire. She wants me, and only me, to see it. Her hand is guiding mine as I write these words." - Thus writes the unnamed sixteen year old narrator. But is Ernessa really a vampire or are we in fact reading the slow unravelling of the narrators mental state? The Moth Diaries … Continue reading Review: The Moth Diaries

My Wonderfully ‘Weird’ Valentine: Putting the Love Into Lovecraft

"My true love hath my heart, and I have his" (Sir Philip Sidney) - which explains so much. Including that huge scar that never quite heals... well, "There are wounds that are not meant to heal at all" (Vile Vallo). It also explains why this Valentines Day I was gifted with an amazingly weird haul. … Continue reading My Wonderfully ‘Weird’ Valentine: Putting the Love Into Lovecraft

In Joy & Sorrow – Three Authors Recommended by Ville Valo of HIM

Sometimes I don't read on the commute to and from The Office - shocker! On those days I'll play some of the most beautiful, lyrically stunning music that I love by a band I'm still in mourning for.  In 2017 the Finnish Metal band HIM disbanded, and I'm honestly still not over it. So, randomly and for … Continue reading In Joy & Sorrow – Three Authors Recommended by Ville Valo of HIM