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David Sandford Ward travels to Hell in Clive Barker’s The Scarlet Gospels

The Cenobite bites it. The Order of the Gash lays smashed and shattered upon a mound of bones and blood, confined forever to a sea of dust and ash. This … Continue reading David Sandford Ward travels to Hell in Clive Barker’s The Scarlet Gospels

David Sandford Ward On… Rivers

Each week, one of Biff Bam Pop’s illustrious writers will delve into one of their favorite things. Perhaps it’s a movie or album they’ve carried with them for years. Maybe … Continue reading David Sandford Ward On… Rivers

31 Days of Horror: Through the Woods – Emily Carroll

Through the Woods Emily Carroll McElderry Books As a child, I remember being terrified when I first heard the story of Bluebeard (“Be bold, be bold…” still runs a shiver … Continue reading 31 Days of Horror: Through the Woods – Emily Carroll

31 Days of Horror 2014 – Byzantium

When I sat down to watch Neil Jordan’s masterful 2012 vampire film, Byzantium, I was filled with more than a little apprehension. I gave up on the “beautiful” vampire some … Continue reading 31 Days of Horror 2014 – Byzantium

Happy Thorsday! David Ward on Thor and Loki

Thor is a twit. He’s boastful, arrogant, temperamental, and downright stupid. His half-brother, Loki, got the advantage on him more times than not, and Thor’s ususal response was to hit … Continue reading Happy Thorsday! David Ward on Thor and Loki