Alex Bledsoe

Alex Bledsoe was raised in west Tennessee an hour north of Graceland (home of Elvis) and twenty minutes from Nutbush (birthplace of Tina Turner). He’s been a reporter, photographer, editor, and door-to-door vacuum cleaner salesman. He’s the author of The Hum and the Shiver, The Girls with Games of Blood, and other oddly-titled novels. He currently lives in a Wisconsin town famous for trolls.

Sprig

The little boy gazed up at the beautiful girl seated cross-legged on a tree stump. She wore tights, a sparkly skirt, and enormous plastic wings. Her wild hair was decorated with twigs, leaves and flowers. Her small, pointed face was painted with make-up. Strands of...

No Mortals Allowed

Someone clever once said, apropos of the Justice League, that the only thing sillier than an adult dressing up in colorful tights to fight crime, was a whole roomful of such folk. That's a good analogy for films, TV shows and books that posit elaborate secret...