writing tips for horror

The sub-genres of horror

Where does your writing belong? Horror fiction has one goal in mind. To evoke feelings of terror, stress, panic, loathing, anxiety, and repulsion. Writing horror embraces a whirlwind of emotions, but not all of those feelings are negative. Compassion, understanding, and empathy for the protagonist is what motivates audiences to read on. As readers, we …

The sub-genres of horror Read More »

How to Write Horror. Where to Begin?

Eight Writing Tips to Help your Journey Toward Horror. Have you ever watched a horror movie without the sound? Try it, and you’ll soon realise the tension, atmosphere, suspense, and anticipation have disappeared. The piece no longer sends a shiver through the viewer. Why? The answer is because film uses a range of cinematic techniques …

How to Write Horror. Where to Begin? Read More »