Does sitting down with a novel about a serial killer soothe your soul and calm you down? Does the latest creature feature make you quiver with anticipation and jump for joy?
When escape into the dark side of the human psyche refreshes you, realize that you’re not alone. Hoards of housewives, dozens of doctors and multitudes of the masses head for bookshelves daily looking for their newest monstrous fix. Dark fiction relaxes many. It relieves the stress of our day to day lives and keeps us from doing the unthinkable things we read in our books.
When someone looks at you askance and asks you how you can read that stuff, your answer should be, “”How can I not?”