Miss Murder’s Easy Microwave Caramel Popcorn!

This is such a simple and easy recipe! If you’d like a harder caramel popcorn, you can toss it in the oven afterward. Pop your popcorn. Put 1/2 cup of butter and 1/2 cup of brown sugar in a microwave-safe bowl. Nuke it for two minutes and stir. Add 10 large marshmallows, pop it back in the microwave for two … 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

TMS Therapy Posts in Order!

I am so delighted and humbled by all of the sweet people who have reached out to me asking about Transcranial Magnetic Therapy. Mental health is so important and let’s smash the stigma surrounding it, yes? It’s been a while since I finished TMS, and I’m still feeling great without it. Of course I have good days and bad days, … Read More

Announcing the Epic Shared World Serial BLACK MARIAH!

Oh, my friends. This is the Super Sekrit Project that I have been working on, and it is certainly going to be something special!  May I introduce you Black Mariah, a sweeping conspiracy theory serial that is going to knock your socks off!   BLACK MARIAH is a ripped-from-the-headlines thriller told in episodic form about a series of global attacks that spawn … Read More

March 2021 Reads!

I told you about my super special awesome bookclub on Facebook (The Book Democracy Book Club) where we are given a bingo card and random reading prompts. You read the book and a mod gives it a look over before checking off your box. It gives me something to look forward to every month, and helps me prioritize my massive … 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

I Completed My TMS Therapy!

It went swimmingly. Do you see this smile? This is a genuine, happy smile. It was, indeed, a time commitment, but it really flew by quickly. It felt good to get up, get dressed, and go somewhere every day. It was powerful to take that step especially when all I originally wanted to do was stay home and hide under … 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