Lost Letters - An Alphabetic Story

The alphabet is something we learn as small children, the first step toward teaching us how to read (itself the first step in teaching us how to fritter away time reading articles about cats). There are only twenty-six letters, but those twenty-six can be put together to make every word in our language. But how… »8/14/14 1:00am8/14/14 1:00am

Clive Barker gets murdery with his own version of Edward Gorey's Gashlycrumb Tinies

Edward Gorey's alphabetical poem of child death, The Gashycrumb Tinies is a masterpiece of the macabre, and we've seen all sorts of reinterpretations, most recently in Doctor Who and Game of Thrones-themed death rhymes. Horror writer Clive Barker has decided to write his own tribute to Gorey's poem, which at first… »1/19/13 4:00pm1/19/13 4:00pm