Sweet Midnight

By | August 22nd, 2017|Interview|

Occasionally I get paid to write a feature by the subject, rather than the publication. Some times I have to really work to find the interest in the story. This was not one of those times. Renee, creative person behind the label 'Sweet Midnight' was a pleasure to talk to and had a genuinely interesting [...]

The Revolving Door

By | April 3rd, 2017|Interview|

As well as being a goth rock princess and full time crazy cat lady, I am also a freelance copywriter. This rarely involves writing about goth (or cats) but still makes up a decent proportion of my professional writer life. For one of my latest jobs I interviewed Rebecca White of Your Own Place about [...]

Gothic Label PunkRave

By | January 30th, 2017|Interview|

I interview a lot of gothic fashion designers. I hear a lot of the same answers (as I've said before, there are only so many questions one can ask about the colour black) but occasionally I get responses I've not had before. This interview with PunkRave was a tricky one as it was done via [...]

Kickstart A New Release From Cindergarden

By | January 9th, 2017|Interview|

Los Angeles solo artist Jaymie Valentine, better known as ‘Cindergarden’, has a vision. Ethereal and other-worldly, inspired by things others cannot see, Cindergarden is driven to creation. This creativity however, needs real-world funding to make it a reality others can share in, and this is where crowd funding comes in. The promise of new material, [...]

Freedom of Expression

By | November 1st, 2016|Interview|

It can be tricky interviewing gothic models, especially ones with similar looks, as there are only some many questions one can ask about inspiration, styling, modelling itself etc etc Occasionally though something interesting comes out, that's not to do with how long it takes to do their hair extensions or makeup. Katrin Lanfire is on [...]

Interview with Dan Sperry, the Anti-Conjurer

By | September 22nd, 2016|Interview|

I interviewed Dan Sperry for gothic Beauty Magazine. I saw him a few months ago on a clip from America's Got Talent and he did magic that made me laugh and gasp. He's also a goth-type dude which made him perfect for Gothic Beauty mag. He was funny and self deprecating - my favourite kind [...]