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Coming May 21!

"This raw exploration of the human psyche and relationships will bury deep beneath your skin. Murray takes readers through lyrically dark stories of labyrinths, rituals, sacrifices, and secrets. Dynamic and filled with compelling strangeness." -Sara Tantlinger, Bram Stoker Award-winning author of The Devil's Dreamland

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THE CATHEDDRAL DIMENSION

BY JOSEPH PESAVENTO

Palisades Playland is set for demolition, but that won’t stop Dylan from seeing it one last time. Planning a break-in with his friends Clyde, Ariel, and girlfriend Leah, they explore the long-abandoned park to reminisce about their memories in the once lively amusement park.


Things quickly go bizarre once they discover the vast homeless population speaking of a prophecy set to occur that same night.Dylan starts to lose control as a conflict with his girlfriend escalates, the group splits up, and frightening discoveries emerge.


The night grows bleak as terror surrounds them, but something bigger than them all lies deep beneath the forgotten park…

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DARK LIT SETS SAIL WITH 8 PIRATE ADVENTURES!

DARKLIT PRESS SETS SAIL ON KICKSTARTER WITH DARKLIT SAILS: A GROUNDBREAKING PIRATE HORROR ADVENTURE SERIES BY MARGINALIZED AUTHORS


DarkLit Press proudly announces the launch of their Kickstarter campaign for DarkLit Sails, an exhilarating series of pirate horror adventures written by underrepresented and marginalized authors. This daring voyage into the world of dark literature promises to captivate readers with spine-tingling tales of high-seas terror, all while championing diverse voices in the literary landscape.

Underrepresented and marginalized authors have long struggled to find their place in mainstream publishing, but DarkLit Sails aims to change that narrative. By providing a platform for these talented storytellers, DarkLit Press is committed to amplifying voices that have been historically overlooked in the industry.

"We believe that everyone deserves to see themselves reflected in the stories they read," says Andrew Robert, Founder and CEO of DarkLit Press. "With DarkLit Sails, we're not only offering thrilling adventures but also fostering inclusivity and representation in literature."

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3-12-2024 Besonen Breakdowns

Today's breakdown is for the audiobook of "Welcome To Scareville" by John Ward: This was a enjoyable coming of age tale that had Needful...

Rachel Schommer Reviews: 3.11.24

Here I am again, late to the party. This book has been on my TBR for what feels like YEARS and I've finally gotten around to it and am...

03/09/2024 Christina Critiques

Happiest of Sundays, my friends. This week has been full of reading amazing books, short stories, and novellas. I can’t wait to share...

03/09/2024 Saturday Special Report

Just a few short weeks to AuthorCon III and the first official release of our 2024 publishing schedule! Let's get to the updates! RELEASE...

03/07/2024 The Mort Report

Mort is back this week with his review of THE OLD LADY by Kristopher Triana. Kristopher Triana is a favorite in the indie world and THE...

06/17/2023 Sonja Ska Reviews

A STORY OF SORROW: BOOK 1: OF FLESH AND BLOOD By Daniel J. Volpe I've trusted Daniel J. Volpe to take me to some pretty twisted and...

07/22/2023 Sonja Ska Reviews

Transmuted by Eve Harms Transmuted by Eve Harms is perfect for anyone looking for weird, visceral body horror that’s full of heart. It’s...

08/12/2023 Sonja Ska Reviews

The Prettiest Girl in the Grave by Kristopher Triana Considering Triana is a splatterpunk award winning author, it’s easy to think The...

08/26/2023 Sonja Ska Reviews

Inside Out by Lor Gislason Inside Out by Lor Gislason is the perfect primer for those interested in exploring body horror or anyone who...

06/24/2023 Sonja Ska Reviews

Drencrom by Hamelin Bird Cracking the spine of Drencrom by Hamelin Bird feels like free-falling into a gruesome acid trip that’s way too...

Sonja Ska Reviews, 3/7/2024

Lovely, Dark & Deep By Megan Stockton Calling Lovely, Dark & Deep a quintessential creature feature feels both accurate and dismissive as...

3-5-2024 Besonen Breakdowns

Today's breakdown is for "Sleeping Celeste" by Alana K. Drex: How far can grief drive a person? For the mother in this one, there are no...

Rachel Schommer Reviews: 3.4.24

This week's review is a book that, in theory, I shouldn't enjoy, but it blew me out of the water. Highly recommend! THE GOD DAMN DEAD by...

03/03/202424 Christina Critiques

Here are NINE reviews. As there are so many of these, I will be doing shorter reviews for most of them. It doesn’t mean they are lower...

02/24/2024 Saturday Special Report

Another big week here in the Dark. Making the publishing house official, set up business accounts, submitting all the legal type forms,...

Sonja Ska Reviews, 2/29/2024

Dead Girl, Driving and Other Devastations By Carina Bissett Dead Girl, Driving and Other Devastations is visceral, violent, fierce, and...

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