A TRANSCENDENT Excerpt: “A Family Film” by Rachel DiMaggio

The more you try to remember, the murkier things get. There was popcorn, of course, and tucked around your feet, a crocheted blanket with granny squares of hunter green and brown. Your brother hugged a couch pillow, peeking over it. At first, you’re thrilled by the figure, standing outside the townhouse window, a monolith on…

Lost Films by Rachel DiMaggio

Every so often, for the past eight years, I attempt to find out the name of a movie I saw when I was a teenager. I only saw the middle part of the movie on TV. I believe it was a late 90’s film based on the cinematography. My memory of the plot is suspect;…

Our TRANSCENDENT Authors: a Featured Interview with Rachel DiMaggio

In our new author series, we’ll be offering a clairvoyant peek behind the veil of who and what makes up TRANSCENDENT. Here’s a glimpse at Rachel DiMaggio and her story “A Family Film.”   ABOUT THE STORY What inspired your story? The “lost film/book/artifact” trope is one of my favorite jumping off points in horror….