The Dark Carnival Schedule of Events & Giveaway

Posted by on Nov 1, 2013 in Reading, The Dark Carnival, Writing | 15 comments

The Dark Carnival Schedule of Events & Giveaway

Something Wicked This Way Comes…

Friends. The Dark Carnival is upon us and we’re all about to be attacked, horrified, and tricked. Get ready for goosebumps. Get ready for the ride of your lives! As I receive them and review entries, I will schedule the post date and put it here along with the link that will be live on the publish date. Posts will be showcased every Friday (dubbed Freaky Friday) until Halloween.

Freaky Fridays: The Dark Carnival (Writer and Illustrator Showcase)

The Dark Carnival

 

October 4th, 2013 – The Carnival arrives in town 

 Gaffer Tent / Wonders of the World by Kai Kiriyama
Click to be horrified!

Til It Pops (Water Gun Game)  by Lucas Hargis
Click to be horrified!

Dancing Bear by Claire C. Riley
Click to be horrified!

A New Skin (Snake Charmer) by Roselle Kaes
Click to be horrified! 

October 11th, 2013 

Meat Is Murder by Ken Mooney
Click to be mesmerized!

Heaven’s On Fire by Kristen Strassel
Click to be mesmerized!

Exposure (Old Tyme Photo Booth) by Brian LeTendre
Click to be mesmerized!

Blind Sighted (Caricature painting) by Michelle Davis
Click to be mesmerized!

The Closest Kind (UFO ride) by Calyn Morgan
Click to be mesmerized!  

October 18th, 2013 

Walk the Line (Tight rope walker) by Jamie Corrigan
Click to be terrified!

The Hollow (Forest of fear) by Nicole R. Taylor
Click to be terrified!

Sticky (Candy apples) by Ashly Nagrant
Click to be horrified!  

October 25th, 2013 

Permanent Ink by Kat Daemon
Click to be terrified!

Dunk Tank Illustration by S.P. McConnell
Click to be terrified!

The Strong Man by Mari Wells
Click to be terrified!

Grawr!!! (Wolf man) by Wulf Francu Godgluck
Click to be terrified!

Wicked Smart Carnie by Mark Matthews
Click to be terrified!

Sticky Sweetness by Emily McKeon
Click to be terrified!

Wish-cratchers – Suzy G.
Click to be terrified!

Perceptions – Debra Kristi
Click to be terrified!

October 31st, 2013 

The Whites of Their Eyes (Target Game) by Jamie Adams
Trick or Treat!

Hook a Duck! by J.C. Michael
Trick or Treat!

Whack-A-Mole by Kristin Hanson
Trick or Treat!

Into the Black (contortionist) by Jessi Esparza
Trick or Treat!

Clowns by Tara Allen
Trick or Treat!

The Carousel by Sheila Hall
Trick or Treat!

Love Consumes Us by Julie Hutchings
Trick or Treat!

House of Mirrors by Stevan Knapp
Trick or Treat!

The Hallow Fest Queen by Kristin Rivers
Trick or Treat!

Precious Payment by Eli Constant
Trick or Treat!

The Devil’s Game by Kate Michael
Trick or Treat!

Dead Meat by Kim Culpepper
Trick or Treat!

Slight of Hand by Meghan Schuler
Trick or Treat!

Wait for the Wheel by C. Elizabeth Vescio
Trick or Treat!

The Ring Toss by J. Elizabeth Hill
Trick or Treat!

House of Horrors by  Tyler Snell
Trick or Treat!

The Pendour Cove Siren by Ruth Shedwick
Trick or Treat!

Tabbi’s Petting Zoo by Gregory Carrico
Trick or Treat!

Conjoined Sins by Tawney Bland
Trick or Treat!

November 1st, 2013

Fun House – Bobby Salomons
Beware! You’re in for a scare!

A Seat for Every Soul by Amy Trueblood
Beware! You’re in for a scare!

A Seat for Every Soul illustration by Vanessa Henderson
Beware! You’re in for a scare!

The Fool (Tarot) by Kayla Whaley
Removed per authors request

Tilt-A-Whirl illustration by Ryan Bartlett
Beware! You’re in for a scare!

Tilted World by Alicia Audrey
Beware! You’re in for a scare!

The Mastering by  T.A. Brock
Beware! You’re in for a scare!

Nothing But Net by Brian W. Taylor
Beware! You’re in for a scare!

The Monster Comes at Midnight by Ezekial Conrad
Beware! You’re in for a scare!

Once For Me by Kristen Jett
Beware! You’re in for a scare!

 

Giveaway

Anyone may enter the giveaway. This includes the artist and writers contributing to the Dark Carnival, as well as the readers of the stories. Enjoy! Muahahahahaha! Ahem. I mean good luck.

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P.s. We are already planning another showcase coming up. Announcement coming Monday 10/7 but here’s a hint:12 Days of...

Sweet and terrible dreams fellow Dark Carnivalers,

Jolene Haley, Jolene Haley, @JoleneHaley

15 Comments

  1. I can’t wait to see these entries. This should be brilliant :)

  2. I’ll be lurking in the shadows…reading! Let me know if you need any fill in stories. I’d be happy to whip one up for you. I’ll definitely have to get in on the next showcase! Great job, ladies! :)

  3. This is going to be so spooky and fun. I can’t wait for it all to begin. And Christmas! Count me in. Thanks for doing this, Ladies.

  4. I’m SO excited!! Thanks so much for hosting such a spooky fun showcase :)

  5. Cannot wait to start reading these, and I’m psyched to be a part of it!

  6. I’ve been looking forward to this! So excited to see everyone’s entries. :-) Also looking forward to the next showcase.

  7. I’m so excited :) Can’t wait to read/see/cringe and hide!

  8. Thanks for letting me be a part of this! I can’t wait to see what else lurks in our Dark Carnival!

  9. WooHoo! I’m so excited to read all the contributions!

  10. Can’t wait to see all the wonderful, creepy entries!

  11. I heard the Carnie union plans to protest.

  12. Heh yes… :D I’ve been waiting all week for this!! Can’t wait!!

  13. Too much fun…but next time do I have to be nice? ;)

  14. Can’t wait to share my story!

  15. I’m really excited to see everything. :) This is the my favorite time of year!

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