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8 POSTS 0 COMMENTSIn addition to writing articles for the beloved Dirge Magazine, Mary Renzi writes fiction of the dark and speculative variety, which can be found in such publications as Hypnos, One Throne, Pantheon, Zymbol, decomP, and Deadly Chaps. She enjoys masochistic endurance events, wildland firefighting, and running long distances in the brutal desert heat of Phoenix, AZ.
Occultists have spent centuries trying to master the link between body and mind. Here we look at some of their processes.
Laird Barron’s latest book is Swift to Chase, a collection of interconnected short stories, each taking place in Alaska.
Many societies -- secret and otherwise -- have sought illumination and even otherworldly power through the use of ritual initiation.
“Transgression” is a word with heavy connotations. In Catholic-speak, a transgression is a sin, a violation of God's law which requires punishment. In our modern-day litigious culture, transgression means roughly the same thing, only with punishment meted out by a social authority rather than...
The films of Lars Von Trier are not lighthearted, campy fun. These films are dark, emotional journeys straight into the black heart of humanity.
You may know him as the vocalist of hardcore band Converge, but did you know Jacob Bannon is also a supremely talented artist?
If you like dark, strange, twisted, interconnected short stories, do yourself a favor and get Matthew M. Bartlett's "Gateways to Abomination."