Christine Vargas is an independent, working-class young woman, tired of her boring 9 to 5 mundane lifestyle until a vicious attack on her sends her sprawling into a world darker and more mysterious... More > than she could ever imagine, unleashing powers within her she never deemed possible.She meets Ryan Price, a handsome, distinguished gentleman, Lord of a small clan of vampires--and twice Christine's age. She questions their odd attraction to each other, learning the same mystical forces that rendered her powerful are the same ones within Ryan. In the midst of getting to know each other, Ryan faces problems of his own--two of his clan members--dubbed the Geminis--are planning to overthrow him and his new Lady in order to claim the clan for their own. Christine now must deal with a few challenging questions that will determine the fate of the clan, as well as the budding relationship between her and the mysterious Ryan Price...PLEASE NOTE this is a FREE book excerpt from the first novella in the Abraxas series.< Less
Dark Gothic issue #1 spring '07---Artwork and interviews with Darknyss and graphic designer Jason Beam, interviews with Yazbelle, creator of the Bochos, Ghosts Destroy Us, Kristen Battestella,... More > vampire/gothic author, and master author of horror stories, Nicholas Grabowsky.
Plus poetry and short stories from Andrea Dean Van Scoyoc, Jackie Coupe, Dave Halk, Spider, and John Neumeister, with fresh meat from J.L. Day, Erica Tyler-Haw, Leanne Bridgewater, and Countess Celina.< Less
Authors in this issue: Sana Riaz,Christopher Newman,MatthewPiskun,Daniel Fabiani,Nora Weston,Nigel Holt,Mike Florian,Michelle Willis, Peter Baltensperger,Roxanne Hoffman,Alec Kowalczyk,Gary Bewick... More > Raven,Garrison R. Emmet,Corvis Nocturnum,Brian J. Smith,Tony Svaldi,David Perlmutter, Lanie Shanzyra Rebancos,Michael Upshaw, Anton Glascow,Rebecca Sarte',Rocky Caldwell,David Renfrow, Michael Garza, Luke Campen.Interviews with: Suzanne Rock, Paige Leroy, Jade Perez, Anthony Beal, Calvin Miller II, Tony Paul deVissage, Clown Corpse, and John Neumeister. Book Reviews of: Unholy Embrace by Neil Benson, Whitechapel Road by Wayne Mallows, Eden's Hell by Dawne Dominique, Het Madden by Calvin Miller II, Audio Zombie Vol. #1, Orchestra of the Dead, and The Zombie’s Playground by Audio Zombie Sound, and Dark God Descending by Tony Paul deVissage.< Less
Herein lies stories of insanity, or how insanity is perceived....be it tranquil or scraped from the darkened depths of one's skull...peaceful or strangely prodigious...insanity means many things to... More > many people, it's all in the perception. From bawdy, to gothic, to blatantly sick, many windows have been opened, some of them 'cracked'--perhaps the authors themselves are insane?< Less
Dark Gothic Resurrected Sprig '08 issue-- Featuring Interviews with The Young Werewolves, Author and Kutztown University Professor, Curt Herr, and Dark Artist, Jesse Lindsay. Also featuring stories,... More > art and poetry by Anton Glascow, Andrea Dean Van Scoyoc, Kassandra Davis, John Neumeister, Cylis Derrens, Kody Boye, Rig M., Lanaia Lee, Camille Ms Keever, Darknyss, and more.< Less
The saga continues as Christine and Ryan continue to develop their relationship, sharing intimacies and special moments like love-struck teenagers. Things take a more serious turn when an invitation... More > to an elite Christmas charity ball halts their happiness, Christine now worried that her and Ryan's contrasting social status will be painfully recognized at the gala. Even worse, an old flame is at the Ball, with quite a few surprises that will force Christine to rethink the reasons why she should stay in Ryan's life. To complicate matters more, Edward is developing a crush on Christine, and she also discovers that Ryan's old flame is actually a witch, intending on removing Christine from Ryan's life permanently. PLEASE NOTE this is a free excerpt from the novella.< Less
SPRING 2010 ISSUE OF DARK GOTHIC RESURRECTED MAGAZINE--AUTHORS/POETS IN THIS ISSUE: Nick Miller,David Perlmutter,Deborah Walker,Philip Roberts,Allan Huntsman,Rodney Ramos, Christopher Dwyer,Mark... More > Mellon,Jack Reese,Michael Upshaw,David Renfrow, John Neumeister,Charles Muir,Gary Beharry,Mike Phillips,Barry Sykes,Kim Thorsrud,Jutter Caine,Nathaniel Brehmer,Aaron French,Lisa Sheep,Gerald Vincent,Brigid Burke,Joshus Biddle,TK Turner,Laura Eno,Kimberly Steele,Chris Castle,Willow Raven,Jeff Mullen. INTERVIEWS WITH: Mahogany Silverrain: Paranormal Romance/Erotica author, Annie Alverez: Paranormal Erotica author,Jeff Hartz of BUZZWORKS,Gil Merritt: Creator of AMPUTHEATER, Belladonna Drakul: Paranormal Author, and Annie M. Vicar: Doll Artist. Artwork by Rig M. The V Files spotlights Stuart Townsend. The BATTY BOOKSHELF features releases from Kelley Heckart,Ronna Gage,Dawne' Dominique, Laura Tolomei,Belladonna Drakul,Wayne Mallows,Mahogany Silverrain,and Tony-Paul De Vissage.< Less
Anger. Everyone has their own way of expressing it, let alone their own way of DEALING with it. It can be subtle or sickening, calm or conniving, mystical or maniacal. Within this tome are six... More > stories sure to steep you in shock and chills, complimented by poetry, art and photos to set the mood. PLEASANT DREAMS......
The talents showcased in this volume include Anton Glascow, Camille Augustine, Spider, Kody Boye, Dave Halk, and Cinsearae Santiago< Less
Passions. Romance. Betrayals. Desire. Lust. Longings. These themes and more are presented in this dark tome by seven members of Ms. Santiago's Gratista Vampire Clan. Let their stories, art and poetry... More > take you to those locked-down recesses of your mind, and free you from your inhibitions and awaken your darkest curiosities...
The talents showcased in this volume include Anton Glascow, Kody Boye, Camille McKeever, Christy Poff, Dominic Demarco, Spider, and Cinsearae Santiago.< Less
at 136 pages and with over 153 photographs, Terra Mysteria is compiled of atmospheric and inspiring images taken in the Pennsylvania state. From cemeteries to rural areas, and to Mother Nautre... More > herself, may these images transport the viewer to those very areas within their mind's eye, inviting the viewer to take a very special journey into their own imagination, to places of serenity, wonderment, and mystery.< Less