MEET THE SLAY TEAM

The contributing writers who bring their passion for horror to Slay Away

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ENOLA LEONE KING (They/Them)

Founder, Editor-in-Chief & Slay Away Podcast Host

You might know them as Enola Lugosi, but King is also a Queer neurodiverse writer and horror critic in addition to hosting the Slay Away podcast, The Podcast October Built and creating macabre decor and curiosities in Austin, Texas.

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NUHA HASSAN
(She/Her)

Copy Editor

Nuha is a film / television writer and reviewer in addition to being a Staff Writer at FilmCred and Off Colour Org. Apart from writing about film, she is also a Video Editor at Dead Central and has a Masters of Media at RMIT University in Australia.

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SYDNEY BOLLINGER (She/Her)

Charleston-based film writer who focuses on the macabre, the teenage experience, and eco-criticism in film. Sydney is a contributing columnist, the creator of Death Creeps and assistant editor. Follow and connect with Sydney on Twitter.

Columnist | Death Creeps

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DULCE MARIA
(She/Her)

Copy Editor

Dulce Maria is an Alabama based Latina educator, mother, horror enthusiast and writing contributor for Hear Us Scream. She loves 80s Slashers and films like Martyrs. She hopes to someday produce horror content in English and Spanish.

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MARK O. ESTES (He/Him)

Contributor

Memphis based writer and Host of the Midnight Social Distortion podcast with a deep love for AHS, Buffy, the Fear Street novels, fine wine and everything pop culture.

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TEN BACKE
(She / They)

Columnist | Trans Agenda & Editor

Autistic, disabled, nonbinary trans woman, Ten Backe is a writer, musician, and producer known in her writing for her queer perspective and comedy.

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DYLLON GRAHAM 
(He/Him)

Game Reviews Contributor

Dyllon is a writer, content creator, Twitch Partner, Fog Whisperer, and plant Dad invested in being a helpful guide to the Dead By Daylight community. He’s a game reviewer and a mental health advocate.

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SADIE CLARK (She/Her)

Columnist | Viva La Horror

An English major at the University of Central Arkansas and bi-monthly columnist of Viva La Horror, writer for Dead Talk News, in her spare time, she enjoys watching horror movies, reading, and spending time with her guinea pigs, Ginger and Spike.

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JUSTIN LOCKWOOD (He/Him)

Columnist | Slay The Date

Brooklyn-based film writer, contributor for Fangoria, Bloody Disgusting, Scream Magazine and more in addition to being a lover of campy, “Psychotronic” B movies. He's a lifelong horror fan and recurring guest on the Slay Away horror podcast.

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JESSICA SCOTT
(She / Her)

Contributor

Jessica is an Arkansas-based writer, editor, podcaster, and cosplayer with a passion for queer horror and haunted house movies. She is a Content Editor at Film Cred and a cosplayer.

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BRANT LEWIS (They/Them)

Contributor

Brant Lewis is a horror filmmaker and writer with a strong passion for ghosts, the gothic and vampires.  You can keep up with them on their film writing blog The Blog in the Woods.

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CAYENN LANDAU (She/Her)

Contributor

Cayenn Landau is a Bay Area-based undergrad currently studying psychology, creative writing & journalism on the East Coast. She can be found reading, writing, & crashing into things frequently on her roller skates.

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YOU

Join the Slay Team

Interested in joining the Slay Team as a contributing Freelance Content Writer, Film Reviewer or Copy Editor? Have a look at our open positions!

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MADDY FLOWERS SHEEHY (She/Her)

Contributor

Based in Minneapolis, Maddy Sheehy spends her time drinking coffee, watching scary movies, dreaming of the snow, and working on Scuro, her DIY horror zine. Keep up with all the films Maddy is watching on Letterboxd.