A poem inspired by the film Gaslight (1940) that inspired the term ‘gaslighting’. Continue reading #RIME-TIME: The Gaslight (A Short Act)
“Like nicknames, archetypes can be useful organizational tools, but they, too, often end up suppressing more nuanced ideas of evil and darkness in femininity” – Tori Telfer, Lady Killers: Deadly Women Throughout History. Disturbing quotes from some of the world’s most notorious female killers. Travel throughout history and discover the motives, the stories and the mystery behind these deadly women. (TW: this post deals with topics … Continue reading Chilling Quotes from Deadly Female Killers
2020 has been a wild (unexpectedly long) bus ride for all of us: we’ve hit lots of bumps on the road, but we’ve managed to have a little fun regardless.
This year we tried out, and added, a few new things: new, talented writers; new SPOOPY posts for October; posting once a week; lots and lots of poetry and short stories. It’s (semi-) safe to say that 2020 was our fullest bus ride yet and we’re super thankful for that.
To prepare for 2021, and the ideas we’ve got stacked up, here’s a review of everything we’ve done together on the bus this year.
P.S. Authors who do not have their own profiles on GOTB have Italicised names.
We looked at lots of things we liked
Written by Waseema from Our French Adventure
Though bittersweet, this is the final installment for our month of spoopy! Continue reading #HORROR-SHORROR: Shadow of The Night
Here comes the second spoopy chapter of The Killings of Everdale. Continue reading #HORROR-SHORROR: The Killings of Everdale: Chapter 2
I wrote The Clouds as a two part story/poem; perhaps I’ll continue their story when I’m not questioning my life amongst uni work (r.i.p). If you’d like to read more of the spoopy posts, make sure to check out the #HORROR-SHORROR tags! Continue reading #RIME-TIME: The Clouds II
It had been a week since he had died – the police and coroner couldn’t come up with an appropriate ‘Cause Of Death’. This wasn’t humanly possible, for a man to have each of his fingers twisted around, his palms split in two, his face disfigured and his body… twisted like a soaked towel. Continue reading #HORROR-SHORROR: The Gravestone: A Short Horror
While the opinions surrounding celebrating Halloween vary, we thought it may be a good time for our #HORROR-SHORROR writers to take the stage and shine in all their glory. Continue reading It’s time for a little Spoopiness 🎃