Down the Dark Path Books, Paintings, and delicious darkness from J Edward Neill

Category Archives: Horror

The Hecatomb – An Extensive Loss of Life

March 23, 2017 | Books!, Horror | Permalink

Hecatomb – ‘heka’tom/ (noun) – An extensive loss of life for some cause. or… The name of my terrifying new novella, NOW available. In a drowned village, on a dark shore, in a city of white stones, an ancient evil stalks. It has no name, no face, and no desire but to see the death […]

Six F’d Up Movies Scenes for the Ages

July 5, 2016 | Horror, Movies! | Permalink

Recently I watched and reviewed The Revenant. Which got me to thinking; what are the gravest moments in cinema? During what scenes does it appear all hope is lost and the bad guys about to win? What’re the deepest, darkest places movies have dragged me? Hmmmm… Yeah. You guessed it. Here comes a list. I’m gonna […]

Fresh new scares: The Skeleton Sculptor & The Circle Macabre

April 15, 2016 | Books!, Horror | Permalink

Superior creep. Horror on a stick. The hairs on the back of your neck…rising. Yep. It just happened. I’ve released two short stories!! If you’ve already read Old Man of Tessera or Let the Bodies, these two creepilicious tales will finish you off. Nice and dead-like. Introducing bite-size books The Skeleton Sculptor and The Circle […]

In a drowned village, on a dark shore…

March 22, 2016 | Books!, Horror, Old Man of Tessera | Permalink

In a drowned village, on a dark shore, in a city of white stones, an ancient evil stalks. It has no name, no face, and no desire but to see the death of everything… …and everyone. One dead. Every night. Forever. Until nothing remains. THE HECATOMB  Now available! The Hecatomb includes four short stories, including […]

The Hecatomb – An intro to the end

February 4, 2016 | Books!, Horror, Old Man of Tessera | Permalink

 I’ve got a new novella for you. It includes four terrifying short stories. It’s got Old Man of Tessera and its sequel, Let the Bodies. It finishes the tale of One dies. Every night. Forever. In a realm where one person vanishes every night, humanity must find the cause or be extinguished forever…  Introducing: The Hecatomb Evil will sleep once mankind […]