Welcome to Must Read Horror, where we search the internet for the best horror articles of the week so you don’t have to. Without further ado:
- Crime Reads explain how horror does your body good by connecting with readers
- Bloody Disgusting pick ten iconic characters from the Scream franchise who deserve a shrine in their honour
- What Sleeps Beneath offer six observations on writing a feature-length ghost story
- Dread Central suggest six fungal horror books to read when you are finished watching The Last of Us
- The Horror Tree look at women who are shaping the future of the horror genre
Monstrilio author Gerardo Sámano Córdova explains in this article for Crime Reads how the visceral content of horror enables its writers to connect with readers.
Bloody Disgusting pick ten iconic characters from the Scream franchise who deserve a shrine in their honour
Bloody Disgusting’s Jenn Adams selects ten iconic members of the casts of the Scream movies and explains why she would build a shrine to them.
Screenwriter Arran Crawley offers six observations on writing a feature length ghost story in this fascinating craft article for What Sleeps Beneath.
Cressa Beer, writing for Dread Central, suggests six fungal horror books for those who’ve finished watching The Last of Us and need more sporror in their lives.
As part of their ongoing article series for Women in Horror month, The Horror Tree’s Cecilia Kennedy writes on six women horror writers who are shaping the future of the genre.
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