Love For Slaughter Poetry by Sara Tantlinger
This debut collection of poetry from Sara Tantlinger takes a dark look at all the horrors of love, the pleasures of flesh, and the lust for blood. For discerning fans of romance and the macabre, look no further than Love For Slaughter.
Emily’s Teaser Review
This collection is full of love and passion artfully blended with dark obsession, murder, and body horror. I LOVED IT.
Click here to see the full review on Emily’s Goodreads
Toni’s Teaser Review
Tantlinger’s prose is beautiful and horrific at the same time. This is a poetess who can turn murder and bondage into a beautiful act of love or hate. There is so much to love about this poetry collection.
Click to see to see the full review on The Misadventures of a Reader
About Sara Tantlinger
Sara Tantlinger graduated from Seton Hill University in Greensburg, PA with a BA in English literature and creative writing, and later with an MFA in Writing Popular Fiction. Her love of horror started in middle school where she discovered the Fear Street and Goosebumps books. Some of her favorite, inspirational writers include: Edgar Allan Poe, William Blake, Kate Chopin, Stephen King, Sylvia Plath, Caroline Kepnes, Clive Barker, Gillian Flynn, Richard Siken, Sierra DeMulder, and Catherynne Valente.
When she’s not writing, reading, or researching, Sara enjoys coffee, music, movies, and is prone to over-attachment to fictional characters and cats. She also possesses a collection of sea glass and shark teeth fossils, which make her want to move to the seaside as soon as possible. She is a member of the SFPA, an active member of the HWA, an editor for the Oddville Press, a freelance editor, and a college instructor.
Note: We can’t wait to post our review of Sara’s new work The Devil’s Dreamland: Poetry Inspired by H.H. Holmes! Stay tuned!