Josef Luciano of Diabolique Magazine, the one with the cool covers, talks with me about Ave Maria, the Catholic Church, movies and other stuff.
We even discuss the initial reasons for my love of horror.
“Horror was an incredibly safe place for me when I was growing up. It still is. I remember staying home from school one day and one of the UHF stations was showing Antonio Margheriti’s Horror Castle, and I had never seen anything like it,” states Shea, “I must have been ten years old or so and the torture scenes with the Iron Maiden and the rat in the cage blew my mind. I was terrified. But I knew I had control. I knew I could make it stop by simply turning the channel or turning the TV off. While other aspects of my life were horrific and seemingly out of control, here I could experience something quite similar and control it.”
Go to Diabolique for the full article.