Halloween Poetry Reading: The Lonely Lady in the Red-Hooded Cape

Tune into my most recent poetry podcast episode where I read one of my Halloween tale poems about a lonely lady who hangs out in the forest, searching for a friend to become prey…. “Down below, onto the earthly land,a long dark haired middle-aged womandressed in a red-hooded capestands outside an old wooden loft withContinue reading “Halloween Poetry Reading: The Lonely Lady in the Red-Hooded Cape”

Spoken Poetry Reading: Visitor of the Night

Sometimes, poetry can tell stories, like this piece. And sometimes…they can be a bit scary, or perhaps…mysterious. Get ready for a short thrill from my narrative poem that I wrote titled, “Visitor of the Night.” Follow along with the poem below as you listen… https://anchor.fm/ariana-r-cherry/episodes/Story-Telling-Spoken-Poetry-Visitor-of-the-Night-e4671f Visitor of the Night Within hours after midnight, a storm arose from theContinue reading “Spoken Poetry Reading: Visitor of the Night”

Only If: Available on Kindle $1.99

Live in the madness with Bill as he relives the night of his wife Clara’s murder…. Find out how madness carried Bill to his very core…. Available on Kindle now! $1.99 https://www.amazon.com/dp/B01N3RM157 FIVE STAR REVIEW WITH READERs’ Favorite Chris-Jean Clarke for Readers’ Favorite Only If by Ariana R. Cherry opens with Bill, an elderly dishevelledContinue reading “Only If: Available on Kindle $1.99”

On Writing Horror: why?

…..Horror gets a bad vibe sometimes…. People ask – “Why do you write about horror?” “What got you involved in the “dark side?” ….  –First of all….”The dark side?” – All of us “involved,” aren’t necessarily evil. Nor, are we bad people. Many of us are kind loving individuals who just happen to be veryContinue reading “On Writing Horror: why?”

Horror Poetry: Only If -now in print

My short epic poetry tale, Only If is now available for purchase at Amazon….                           Check out the sypnosis and preview below.  ________________________________________________ “Only If” tells the horrific tale of Billy, who has gone crazy from sitting in a jail cell for years andContinue reading “Horror Poetry: Only If -now in print”

Horror: Only If (a peak inside)

(A PEAK INTO “ONLY IF”) ————————————— The wind howled at his throat as he sulked silently. There was nothing else for him to do, as he lied in his uncomfortable ratty bed, staring at the dirty ceiling up above. Billy had been here for years, without a glimpse of the outside world. The only sightContinue reading “Horror: Only If (a peak inside)”

Horror: New Book Project: “Only If”

  I am excited to share with you another book project I am working on. I am revamping an old epic poem I wrote back from when I was in junior high. It is a horror/murder mystery that I wrote after being exposed to Edgar Allen Poe for the first time. We had just finishedContinue reading “Horror: New Book Project: “Only If””

Horror Poetry: Life After the Zombie Apocalypse

Awhile back, I spoke of a disturbing dream I had about an infected zombie race…No, I didn’t watch any scary movies, watch The Walking Dead or read any scary books….The dream felt quite real and I could experience sight, smell and sounds…..yet again, I have a pretty good imagination……I was told I should write aboutContinue reading “Horror Poetry: Life After the Zombie Apocalypse”

Dark Poetry: Master of Nightmares

Master of Nightmares Slow enticing deep down dread filled the empty thoughts in the young girl’s head. All of the bustling noise that she once heard, now lay stagnant and silent, while waiting for the screams of those screaming in writhing pain dripping a fury blood red. The intoxicating, frightening dreams that shook and cradledContinue reading “Dark Poetry: Master of Nightmares”

The Story and dance of the Demon Master (And how he caught his mortal souls)

  Beyond the damp dingy sewers and into the underground,where the earthworms burrow and termites bite,I creep within the soils, into the mud,below the trails of decaying rotting human flesh,in search of a satisfying delightful treat. For I spend much of my time,hidden into the earth’s darkness,in search of souls that bring me short-lived happyContinue reading “The Story and dance of the Demon Master (And how he caught his mortal souls)”