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Randee Dawn

Journalist | Author | Storyteller

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Find out what I've been up to in the non-fiction field by checking out these recent articles I've written covering the entertainment industry or, as some might say, the show of biz.

How Costumes Convey the Story in ‘The Irishman,’ ‘Dolemite’ and ‘Downton Abbey’

A screenplay’s words are one thing. The director’s visual choices in framing scenes are another. Ruth E. Carter, who won an Oscar earlier this year for her “Black Panther” costume design, “You can’t tell the story in a movie without a costume. A good costume supports the performance and the…


I'm a Brooklyn-based author and journalist who focuses on speculative fiction across the categories (science-fiction, fantasy and horror) at night, while writing entertainment and lifestyle stories during the day for publications including,, Variety, The Los Angeles Times and Emmy Magazine.



11.01.2019 31 Ways to Say ‘I Scare You’: The Collected 100-Word Drabbles of October

A hundred words is not very much. Especially if you want to tell a whole story. But a fantasy publication put out a call, looking for 100-word drabbles with a Halloween/scary theme, and I gave it…