This page shows the publication schedule for stories and poems in October for our special event, HORROR MATSURI 2020!
HORROR MATSURI SCHEDULE
Links to all the published works will be added on the scheduled day once available.
Please note, posts on the Insignia site are based in Japan, time zone GMT+9.
WEEK 1 (THURSDAY OCTOBER 1ST – SUNDAY 4TH)
Thursday 1st: INSTINCTS poetry: ‘Qingming; Clarity‘ Therese Choon READ HERE
Friday 2nd: INSIGNIA flash fiction: ‘One Last Splash’ by Umiyuri Katsuyama & Toshiya Kamei (translator) READ HERE
Saturday 3rd: BLOG TOUR> Kelly Matsuura, Japan. Posting: drabbles READ HERE
WEEK 2 (MONDAY OCTOBER 5TH – SUNDAY 11TH)
Thursday 8th: INSTINCTS poetry: ‘Spooky Yuki-onna‘ John H. Dromey READ HERE
Friday 9th: INSIGNIA flash fiction: ‘House #197, Argyll Road’ by Deborah Wong READ HERE
WEEK 3 (MONDAY OCTOBER 12TH – SUNDAY 18TH)
Thursday 15th: INSTINCTS poetry: ‘Eye for an Eye’ Maggie D. Brace READ HERE
Saturday 17th: BLOG TOUR> Natasha Sinclair, Scotland. Posting: ‘Goddess in Motion’ (flash) READ HERE
WEEK 4 (MONDAY OCTOBER 19TH – SUNDAY 25TH)
Thursday 22nd: INSTINCTS poetry: ‘Rubies & Gold’ by Kelly Matsuura READ HERE
Friday 23rd: INSIGNIA flash fiction: ‘Deception’ by Therese Choon READ HERE
WEEK 5 (MONDAY OCTOBER 26TH – SATURDAY 31ST)
Tuesday 27th: INSIGNIA flash fiction: ‘Night with the Batibat’ by Maggie D.Brace READ HERE
Thursday 29th: INSTINCTS poetry: ‘A Yōkai’s Haiku Halloween Abroad’ by John H. Dromey READ HERE
Friday 30th: INSIGNIA flash fiction: ‘I Should Be Asleep’ by Joyce Chng READ HERE
Saturday 31st: BLOG TOUR> Stewart C. Baker, USA. Posting: ‘Blood-stained Letters Found in a Roadside Shrine on the Outskirts of Kyoto’ (short story) and ‘Untitled Nopperabou Game’ (interactive fiction). READ HERE