Tag: Texas Frightmare Weekend

Creepy Reads: Our Lady of the Inferno by Preston Fassel

Creepy Reads: Our Lady of the Inferno by Preston Fassel

Synopsis Spring, 1983. Sally Ride is about to go into space. Flashdance is a cultural phenomenon. And in Times Square, two very deadly women are on a collision course with destiny — and each other. At twenty-one, Ginny Kurva is already legendary on 42nd Street. To the pimp for whom she works, she's the perfect … Continue reading Creepy Reads: Our Lady of the Inferno by Preston Fassel

Texas Frightmare Wrap-Up: Real Witches

Texas Frightmare Weekend is a wrap, fiends, and it was everything I had hoped it would be. I have a few stories to tell and pictures to share, and then we will get back to our regularly scheduled programming. I took my Suspiria group photo on Friday night. While I was waiting in line to take … Continue reading Texas Frightmare Wrap-Up: Real Witches

Texas Frightmare Saturday and Sunday: Hi, Clown!

Texas Frightmare Saturday and Sunday: Hi, Clown!

All right, kiddies, here are some of my TFW adventures from Saturday and Sunday. I'll have my wrap-up post a little later on, with some of my favorite photos and stories from the con.  I'm combining Saturday and Sunday because I spent most of Saturday waiting to meet Dario Argento. The doors opened at 11:00 … Continue reading Texas Frightmare Saturday and Sunday: Hi, Clown!

Texas Frightmare Friday: Viddy Well, Fiends

Texas Frightmare Friday: Viddy Well, Fiends

Today was the beginning of my first ever Texas Frightmare Weekend, and I feel comfortable saying that it has been one of the best days of my life. I'm going to post some highlights and photos — apologies in advance for having to see my ugly mug. This is the only place where you share … Continue reading Texas Frightmare Friday: Viddy Well, Fiends

Ed Harris Should Never Dance, and Other Pre-TFW Thoughts

Ed Harris Should Never Dance, and Other Pre-TFW Thoughts

Texas Frightmare Weekend is almost here, which means it's time to check my progress on my list of movies to see before the con. To be perfectly honest with you, I didn't know if I'd manage to watch any of these, so I'm thrilled that I've actually crossed some off the list. Opera This was … Continue reading Ed Harris Should Never Dance, and Other Pre-TFW Thoughts

Happy Birthday, Twisted Twins!

Happy Birthday, Twisted Twins!

Happy birthday to Jen and Sylvia Soska! The Twisted Twins are the writers and directors of movies such as Dead Hooker in a Trunk (possibly my favorite film title of all time) and American Mary, and they are the masterminds behind the horror game show Hellevator. I haven't seen a lot of their work (just one movie, in … Continue reading Happy Birthday, Twisted Twins!

Fake Horror Geek Girl

Fake Horror Geek Girl

In a few weeks, I will be headed to my first Texas Frightmare Weekend. I’m beyond excited (have you seen that guest list? Dario Frakking Argento!), but I’m also pretty nervous. You see, I have a bit of a fandom inferiority complex. No matter how much I know about a subject, I’m always convinced that … Continue reading Fake Horror Geek Girl