Monthly Archives: October 2016

Happy Halloween from My Horrific Life

We want to wish all of our friends and readers a safe and happy Halloween. Our favorite holiday may be drawing to a close, but we will keep it alive all year with coverage of all things dark and horrific. … Continue reading

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Coming soon: The My Horrific Life Podcast!

I have some exciting news. For the last two years, My Horrific Life has served as my personal blog and hub for posting news about my upcoming publications. But as of November, my friend Dr. Todd Fleischer and I will … Continue reading

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The Shining gets a limited theatrical re-release

Turner Classic Movies is bringing a variety of classic films back to the big screen for a limited time. On October 23, they presented The Shining, which is essential viewing for any horror fan, and definitely a treat on the … Continue reading

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Review: The Halloween Tarot

As the first of a series of Tarot and oracle card reviews, it seemed appropriate to kick things off with The Halloween Tarot, a Rider-Waite-inspired deck with a holiday twist. Aside from renaming the suits–Imps (Wands), Bats (Swords), Ghosts (Cups), … Continue reading

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The Dead Zone is getting an audiobook release, and the original timing was sick

No blog about horror in daily life would be complete without at least one discussion of politics, and that’s especially true this election cycle. Not only do both candidates have historically low scores of trustworthiness, the lunatic fringes of society … Continue reading

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These American Horror Story-Themed Dresses Completed Me

For a long time, I sensed a void in my life. Everything thing seemed meaningless and without purpose. Just as I had given up hope, a ray of sunlight struck the window of the local Hot Topic and what I … Continue reading

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Review: The Beauty of Horror Coloring Book

Adult coloring books have been all the rage for some time now, with adherents claiming that coloring helps with stress relief, creativity, or reminds them of the simple nostalgia for childhood coloring activities. I’ve tried a few coloring books and … Continue reading

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Podcast appearance: KitchenShrinks

I am pleased to announce that I’ve recently completed my first podcast appearance as a guest on KitchenShrinks. In this episode, “Women in Horror,” Dr. Todd Fleischer, Dr. Jerry Bockoven, and I discuss the portrayal of women in horror films … Continue reading

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