Why Horror Terrifies Us | Dissecting Fear

The nature of horror fans is a mystery to most people who are not into the genre. Why do we enjoy it? Why do we cheer for the killer? Why do we crave more? Charmful Dead Things - Dissecting Fear - Horror Movie Posters In a series of articles called Dissecting Fear, I’ll shed some light on these questions using the science ... READ MORE

Station Eleven: Discovering beauty through loss

Book Review - Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel

station-eleven-emely-st-john-mandel_book-review I recently read Station Eleven and despite the sizable marketing efforts and social media hype, I had very little knowledge of what it contained. To give a brief summary, twenty years after the Georgian Flu wipes out most of the world's population, survivors have formed settlements. ... READ MORE