Welcome to the online home of writer and photographer April A. Taylor. I write everything from light paranormal mysteries to hardcore horror. I also have a line of Dark Art and Fine Art photos that explore the creepy side of life. UPCOMING NOVELS: Missing in Michigan: Alexa Bentley Paranormal Mysteries Book One - (STYLE - … Continue reading Horror and Paranormal Mysteries, Photography, and Horror Non-Fiction by April A. Taylor
Children's horror literature is a passion of mine. Some of the best macabre kids books helped introduce me to the world of horror at a young age, and I've always remembered them fondly. In fact, I have a huge collection of children's horror lit that includes books from all over the world. Therefore, it was … Continue reading Byline: These 13 Terrifying Children’s Books Will Still Scare You As An Adult
Have you ever wondered how the Western World altered the Pagan holiday of Samhain and ended up with modern Halloween? This byline of mine at Ranker.com explores what a traditional Samhain looks like, including a ritual bonfire, costumes, apple bobbing and getting drunk. Interested in similar content? Be sure to check out my extensive collection … Continue reading Byline: The Right Way To Celebrate An Authentic Pagan Halloween
Ranker.com's Graveyard Shift recently posted this piece by me about the very real potential consequences of drinking human blood, including an increased risk of contracting multiple diseases, becoming incarcerated and accidentally murdering someone. Check it out to learn about clinical vampirism, the modern vampire lifestyle and the health problems bloodsuckers could end up facing. Are … Continue reading Latest Byline: The Horrifying Consequences of Drinking Human Blood
Many fans were unhappy when MTV first announced plans to create a TV show based on the popular "Scream" series, but the first two seasons were actually surprisingly solid. In fact, the mythology that was woven throughout the initial 23 episodes was intriguing enough that fan reviews on IMDb have averaged a respectable 7.3/10 … Continue reading Planned Scream TV Show Reboot a Disservice to Fans
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