Cover Photo: People sitting in a movie theater looking at the screen.
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On Horror Movies and What It Means to Rewrite the Dead Girl

She is the page on which the story is written. Her body is a crime scene, and the victim of the crime, and the perpetrator of a crime, all at once.

The Autopsy of Jane Doe

The Autopsy of Jane Doe


Ginger Snaps,Scream,Carrie,

Men, Women, and Chainsaws,



Law & Order

Blame is transferred through the body of the dead girl. In her sightless eyes are all our failings.

The Autopsy of Jane Doe

Lindsay King-Miller’s writing has appeared in Glamour Magazine, Bitch Magazine,,, and numerous other publications. She lives in Denver with her partner, their daughter, and two very spoiled cats. She is the author of Ask A Queer Chick (Plume, 2016). You can follow her on Twitter @askaqueerchick.