DD Episode 56: Jasper Bark, What Scares the masters, and Blackwater Val Review

Welcome to this week's giant episode. Jason had the great opportunity to talk with Jasper Bark about his new book The Final Cut. Christina Cooper dropped by to review Blackwater Val by William Gorman. Jason and Michael also have a good conversation over an article found over at Horror Novel Reviews website, listing the books that frightened the masters.

So, time to grab a soda, get comfy, plug -in, and be that fly on the wall. Enjoy! And thanks for listening.

Visit Jasper Bark Online:




Jasper deals with a heckler at a public reading.

Jasper deals with a heckler at a public reading.


Music Heard:

Eternal by Generation of Vipers

Lucifer's Slaves by Electric Wizard



DD Episode 55: Gemma Files and Apocalyptic Montessa and Nuclear Lulu: A Tale of Atomic Love Review

Jason had the opportunity to talk with award-winning writer, Gemma Files. They talk about being movie critic, teaching about film, parenting, and her latest book Experimental Film. 

Visit Gemma online:   

Website: http://musicatmidnight-gfiles.blogspot.ca

Goodreads: https://www.goodreads.com/author/show/765702.Gemma_Files

Clare de Luna also stops by to review Apocalyptic Montessa and Nuclear Lulu: A Tale of Atomic Love by recent Bram Stoker winner, Mercedes M. Yardley.  

Visit Clare online:

Website: https://clarecastleberry.wordpress.com

Goodreads: https://www.goodreads.com/author/show/7501551.Clare_de_Lune

Music Heard:

Färden by Ocean Chief

Barren Fields by TOMBSTONES

DD Episode 51: Guest Laird Barron Pt. 1 Plus Windchill Review

This week, Darkness Dwells was proud to talk to Laird Barron and present to you, dear listener, part of their discussion in two parts. Here is part one. Also, Christina Cooper returns to review Patrick Rutigliano's novel, Windchill. And there's much discussion of all things horror by Jason and Michael with songs by Radiohead.

It's a giant episode, so you might want to consider getting that beverage and digging in. You're bound to have a great time!

Songs Heard:

Where I End and You Begin and Idioteque, both songs by Radiohead

Photo of Laird on a chair: unknown

Photo of Laird by the sea by JD Busch


DD Episode 50: Mark Sheldon & The Pit by L.A. Barnes

Listen in as Jason stumbles over his words while shooting the ... um ... crap with Michael. Jason is then joined by new Crystal Lake Publishing author, Mark Sheldon. Keith Chawgo from Media Bitch Literary Agency and Publications then reviews L.A. Barnes's novel, The Pit. It's a jam-packed episode, so grab a beverage and take a load off. And most importantly, enjoy!

Music Heard:

Going to Brazil by Motorhead

My Heart for Deliverance by Neurosis 

DD Episode 46: Mark Allan Gunnells

We're back! This week Jason has a great conversation with writer Mark Allan Gunnells where they discuss the writing life, writing short stories, his works, how to build an anthology of your own work, and much more. 

Time for that beverage! 

Songs Heard:

Beast by Sandrider

Uppervols by Green Yeti

DD Episode 43: Richard Thomas

This week, Jason and Michael discuss some interesting horror movie developments. Then Jason has an awesome conversation with noir writer Richard Thomas, where they talk about noir and dark fiction of all types, his books, his life, and his new Kickstarter campaign for his latest project: Gamut Magazine.




Visit Richard Thomas online: 


Music Heard

Small Change by Tom Waits

DD Episide 40: L. Bachman Interview & Mark of the Beast by Rudyard Kipling

This week, Jason has a wonderful conversation with author L. Bachman. There's also some discussion between Jason and Michael on the passing of Angus Scrimm, David Bowie, and Alan Rickman. 




Find L. Bachman online:

Goodreads - https://www.goodreads.com/author/show/8368040.L_Bachman 

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/writerbachman

Amazon Store: http://www.amazon.com/L.-Bachman/e/B00MMCPCZW/ref=dp_byline_cont_ebooks_1

Music heard:

Lazarus by David Bowie

Daemons by Ufomammut