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Split Lip is an anthology of short horror comics written by Sam Costello and drawn by artists from around the world. All stories are self-contained, so you can start reading anywhere. Fans of Twilight Zone and weird fiction will enjoy these stories, but beware—keeping the lights on can’t keep you safe from dangerous ideas.

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Next Story Debuts Nov. 9: Safe As Houses

written by Sam on Monday, November 2, 2015
The next Split Lip story debuts on the site on Nov. 9. It’s called Safe As Houses and is drawn by Felipe Cunha. Safe As Houses is about appearances and what lurks beneath the surface. Normally I’m interested in that theme from the standpoint of what’s hidden in the people around us. In this case,… View Article

Short Takes on Things I’ve Been Reading/Watching

written by Sam on Tuesday, October 20, 2015
There are a decent number of things I’ve read and seen recently that I haven’t had time or deep enough thoughts about to devote full blog posts to, but I did want to call them out. The Silence of the Lambs, by Yvonne Tasker – A slim volume from the BFI Film Classics series, this… View Article

What I’ve Been Watching: The Knick, Season 1

written by Sam on Thursday, October 15, 2015
I’d been interested in this Steven Soderbergh/Clive Owen period doctor/hospital drama when it came out, but not enough to subscribe to Cinemax, where it originally aired, or to buy it from iTunes. So, when it popped up briefly on HBO Go, I was glad to devour it. And man, is it up my alley. I… View Article

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