A Podcast Interview with PaleoCheese!

Oh my friends! I had the best time doing a podcast interview with my old friend Chad Lutzke and my new friend Jeremiah Bannister! The main topic was the importance of a supportive spouse when you’re a creative, but we also discussed scorpions, strong women, children with special needs, and all sorts of things. Come have a listen!

Pretty Little Dead Girls Graphic Novel June 2021 Update!

Hello, friends! What a crazy month. It absolutely flew by, but I’m delighted to give you an update on the graphic novel! Orion has been shooting me panels fast and furiously, and they are just beautiful. Look at this small section of a larger panel. It’s Bryony’s house, and you can see the footprints the desert leaves as it prowls … Read More

This is an Epic Giveaway!

My friend and amazing horror writer Michaelbrent Collings is hosting an epic giveaway, and I’m so happy to be part of it! Five bestselling, award-winning fantasy authors are giving away signed copies of our books. Do you want to enter? Yes, you want to enter. Enter often and increase your chances to win these wonderful books and, if we get … Read More

The May Pretty Little Dead Girls Graphic Novel Update!

Hello, dear friends! We’re delighted to update you on the Pretty Little Dead Girls graphic novel. Orion has been sending panels daily and they are just gorgeous. I’d love to share a picture of our sarcastic, guitar-playing Eddie Warshouski. I adore him and the wry expression he wears. Eddie Warshouski hates you and everything you stand for. If you haven’t … Read More

The Stoker Award Roundup!

It was a very, VERY good year for horror this year! I was delighted and so humbled that Arterial Bloom was nominated for the Bram Stoker Award in the Anthology category. While it didn’t place, I’m so happy to see the love and support it received! Putting it together was a real trial-by-fire experience, and I’m so proud of the … Read More

April’s Pretty Little Dead Girls Graphic Novel Update!

Happy April, dear friends! This month flew by, but we still have our April update on the Pretty Little Dead Girls graphic novel. Orion Zangara has been furiously working and has focused primarily on lettering. He found a wonderful font that has personality while being easy to read. It really adds a finishing touch to the panels, as demonstrated below. … Read More

The Arterial Bloom Cover is Nominated! And More!

It is an honor to have such a gorgeous cover for Arterial Bloom.  Todd Keisling, who contributed a killer story as well as creating such a perfect cover, is up for an award on This Is Horror. Anybody can vote, and all you do is send in an email. Please read through and vote for your favorites! There are so many wonderful titles … Read More

Miss Murder’s Interview with Don’s World of Horror and Exploitation!

I had a great time doing an in-depth interview with Don Anelli for a belated Women in Horror Month piece. We discuss Poltergeist, short stories vs. novels, and why publishing my favorite book was a nightmare. You can read it here.  The official Women in Horror Month organization has officially disbanded, but I very much enjoyed the focus on diversifying … Read More

March’s Pretty Little Dead Girls Graphic Novel Update!

Hello, our darlings! We hope you are enjoying the arrival of spring. This morning I sat on my front porch and watched a hummingbird flit around the lavender. It was a thing of beauty. Orion is showing me the most beautiful pieces! I’d like to share two with you. The first is Eddie’s guitar surrounded by stars and flowers. It … Read More

It’s Official!

The official certificate arrived for Arterial Bloom, naming it a Bram Stoker Award Finalist! Woo hoo! I couldn’t be more proud of the authors and their stories. This was my maiden voyage as sole editor and the authors (and Todd Keisling, who did the cover and interior) made it as easy on me as possible. They were pleasures to work … Read More