No One Gets Taken Who Doesn’t Want To Be Taken

(The Tommyknockers) I’m going to get this out of the way up front — I don’t like The Tommyknockers. It took me multiple tries to read through it the first time, and when I was done, I used the book to prop something up in my kitchen because I was just never going to read … Continue reading No One Gets Taken Who Doesn’t Want To Be Taken

There’s Nothing Natural About Death. Nothing.

(Pet Sematary) I’ve read Pet Sematary before. I don’t know how many times, exactly — probably a lot. So why does it still scare me? To be fair, the supernatural parts of Pet Sematary don’t scare me as much these days — though I still find Church intensely unsettling post-resurrection. But the things that cause … Continue reading There’s Nothing Natural About Death. Nothing.