Inspirations vs Comparisons

This is a gratuitous post. It may even be vainglorious to suggest I’m making a comparison, so I’ll include the comparing others have made and share the works and writers that inspired The Little Demons Inside. This isn’t to suggest my novel is a composite or pastiche. Certain things merely caught in my filters and played a part in the shaping that is writing.

 

Movies and Shows that inspired The Little Demons Inside:

The Fury

Firestarter

Altered States

Doom Generation

Mulholland Drive

The Institute

Star Trek

Twilight Zone

 

Writers that inspired The Little Demons Inside:

Carlos Castaneda

Timothy Leary

Ram Dass

Gabriel García Márquez

Richard Gary Brautigan

Charles Bukowski

Kathy Acker

Aubrey Neffenigger

Kathe Koja

Janet Fitch

Louise Erdrich

Emily Bronte

 

Shows The Little Demons Inside has been compared to:

Legion

Stranger Things

 

Writers The Little Demons Inside has been compared to:

Clive Barker

Stephen King

Neil Gaiman

Bret Easton Ellis

Chuck Palahniuk

Michel Faber

Jeff Vandermeer

Philip Pullman