Author Archives: CLeflar

About CLeflar

Crystal Leflar is a blogger book reviewer, previously with Fantasy Magazine now for Hell Notes and Horror Novel Reviews. She’s a Promotion Specialist and slush reader for Nightscape Press and an Acquisitions Editor for Pavor Nocturnus. Her fiction has appeared in a variety of anthologies and she has several projects in the works.

In Which I Move…

My husband lost his job and our friend wrecked our car in the same day, pretty much at the same time. We had been discussing moving back to Albuquerque anyway so we figured we’d just pack up the car (after … Continue reading

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In Which I Post This Before I Change My Mind…

I hate apologizing and tend to avoid doing so. As a kid I was forced to apologize when I didn’t feel that I did anything wrong. I was forced to accept an apology when I was still upset and accepting … Continue reading

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In Which I Bitch About Senate Bill 101 (as I understand it.)

From the Indianapolis Star: “Senate Bill 101 would prohibit state or local governments from substantially burdening a person’s ability to exercise their religion — unless the government can show that it has a compelling interest and that the action is … Continue reading

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My Mother’s Revenge

Originally posted on The Carnage Conservatory:
? “He was a terrible husband,” my mother said, “but he makes a wonderful zombie!” There must have been something of our uncertainty showing on our faces because she rushed to add, “Don’t worry…

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In Which I Consider Why My Blogging Sucks…(or, “In Which I Don’t Say Much Of Anything”)

I don’t have anything to say. I don’t have anything of interest to say. I don’t have anything of interest (to anyone else) to say. I’m not very good at talking to myself and my imaginary friends prefer that I keep our … Continue reading

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Weird Review: Journals of Horror: Found Fiction, Edited by Terry M. West

Originally posted on Unspeakable Gibberer:
Title: Journals of Horror: Found Fiction Editor: Terry M. West Publisher: Pleasant Storm Entertainment, Inc. Number of Pages: 297 Format: Print (Electronic) Rating: 3 out of 5 stars aligned Sating that appetite for the weird while…

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In Which I Write A Poem of Questionable Quality. (Also, it’s sad.)

Have I mourned enough to fill this void with tears? I haven’t cried much so I don’t think so. Have I honored your memory like you’d want me to? I’ve stopped thinking, so no. Did I acknowledge the anniversary of … Continue reading

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