Archive for the Horror Category

Stephen King’s Shining New Year

Posted in Horror, Writing on January 1, 2017 by Hallward House

shining-overlook-hotel-nickGreetings, and Happy New Year!

This picture from The Shining reminds me of an event I recently attended. Continue reading

Crocker’s Dance Macabre, Resonance, and the Vampire Ball

Posted in Art, Goth, Horror on October 12, 2016 by Hallward House

I’ll be displaying dark fantastic art at three fangtastic events this month!
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Fifty Shades of Red

Posted in Art, Erotica, Fantasy, Fetish, Fiction, Horror, Nude, Painting, Writing with tags , , , , , , , , on February 12, 2015 by Hallward House

Safe and Sane or Dangerously Deranged?

Master_Nick-Birth-of-VenusMy sweetie and I just caught a sneak preview of Fifty Shades of Grey, for what else would an author of twisted fiction/fetish artist and the founder of a burlesque revue do on a weekday night? (Don’t think too hard about that. I wouldn’t tell you if you guessed right anyway.)

For those who’ve somehow hitherto dodged knowledge of 50 Shades, here’s the gist in just one sentence. Anastasia Steele, a naive young virgin just getting out of college, is reeled into a relationship with sadistic business magnate Christian Grey.

It’s been suggested that I should tie promotion of my Crimson Kink paintings to the film adaptation of Fifty Shades of Grey. I find the idea questionable, yet tempting.  Continue reading

The Undead And The Catwomen

Posted in Art, Events, Fantasy, Horror, Nude, Painting, Zombies with tags , , , , , , , , , , , on January 17, 2015 by Hallward House

Master_Nick-vampires-catwoman Here’s Nosferatu, the Impaler, a lithe couple Catwomen, and a detective discovering that The Old Gang has gone zombie.

These and other twisted visions will be on exhibit at the Cafe Colonial through the 21st. Continue reading

Time Out in The Corner

Posted in Art, Horror, Nude, Painting, Succubus, Zombies with tags , , , , , , , , , , , on January 11, 2015 by Hallward House

Discipline for the wicked!

Master_Nick-Zombie-VampireHere we see two paintings of the living dead. One features zombies, the other depicts Nosferatu, inspired by the silent classic vampire film.

The undead are always up to something naughty, staying up late and biting their playmates, so these little monsters will just have to think about what they’ve done, and sit in the corner at thCafe Colonial!
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Zombies and Succubi at the Cafe Colonial

Posted in Art, Events, Fantasy, Horror, Nude, Painting, Succubus, Zombies with tags , , , , , , , , , , on January 10, 2015 by Hallward House


Ladies and gentlemen, I’m pleased to announce that I have an one-man art exhibit, ranging from depictions of zombies vs. succubi to glimpses through the looking-glass and into Wonderland, all at thCafe Colonial!
3520 Stockton Blvd. Sacramento, California
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Gonzombie at the book store!

Posted in Fantasy, Fiction, Horror, Shop, Succubus, Writing, Zombies with tags , , , , , , , , , on December 1, 2014 by Hallward House

Master_Nick-Gonzombie-displayFrom another stylish hat enthusiast – someone who used to work sound at events where I displayed art and performed on stage – I just found out that my collection of short horror stories is available at Dimple Books on
2499 Arden Way, Sacramento, CA 95825.

If you don’t see “Gonzombie and Other Dark Tales” at your local book shop, you can Continue reading