Spooklights #34 Horror Cinema Roundtable
Jared Collins, Adrean Messmer, and Sean M. Thompson join Tom Breen and Jonathan Raab to discuss the horror movies that made them fall in love with and start creating horror stories and music! Jaws, John Carpenter, Stuart Gordon, Freddy, and so much more! And stay tuned for the lightning round…!
Author and editor Adrean Messmer of A Murder of Storytellers talks to us about her editing work, her Nintendo Entertainment System, 90s slasher horror, her novel Psychopomp and Circumstance, and so much more.
Pyschopomp and Circumstance
By Adrean Messmer
Published by A Murder of Storytellers
Adrean Messmer’s first novel is a complex and varied story about the interconnected social dynamics of one group of post-high school late-teens-early-twenty-somethings and the malevolent force that stalks them. It feels, in spirit, very much like a late 90s/early 00s novelization of a teen-focused horror film a la Scream, I Know What You Did Last Summer, or Phantoms. Coming from me that is, of course, a compliment.
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