Gothic Short Story, Only If, receives 5-star Review

  Ariana Cherry’s gothic horror short story, “Only If,” received a 5 star review from ReadersFavorite.com. Reviewed by Chris-Jean Clarke for Readers’ Favorite Only If by Ariana R. Cherry opens with Bill, an elderly dishevelled man, ranting to himself in his jail cell. He has been accused and found guilty of the murder of hisContinue reading “Gothic Short Story, Only If, receives 5-star Review”

Dark Poetry: Trapped in Thy Mind

Deep lurid secrets were buried beneath innocent bones… Her skin unraveled aching to set them free. Beyond the light, something mystical was unsettling to thee… Shrieks of agony and Piercing screams of ecstasy echoed throughout thy delirious mind. Hidden memories lay dormant. Unsound. Unkept. The only escape were through the tears, thee wept. Erratic. deranged.Continue reading “Dark Poetry: Trapped in Thy Mind”

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?”

Dark Poetry:Master Illusionist of the Dark Realm

This poem is written after my friend and Gothic Horror Illusionist/Actor, Ron Fitzgerald.  http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0280377/   MASTER ILLUSIONIST of the DARK REALM Charming wicked delightful magician Mad illusionist laughing in the delight of his darkness. I dare you, stare into the deep glowing eyes of this creative master. He shall secretly bring you into a hypnoticContinue reading “Dark Poetry:Master Illusionist of the Dark Realm”

New epic poem? The New World (part 1)

So, my muse visited me tonight and delivered this to me. I am not sure where this is going, but I think it is somewhere good? I hope!…. Enjoy this first installment – of…whatever it is 🙂  _____________________ The New World What seemed to be a slumber of one hundred years or more, with dreamsContinue reading “New epic poem? The New World (part 1)”

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”