Miss Murder’s Easy, Last Minute Pie Crust

If anyone needs to make a last minute pie crust and doesn’t know how, I’ve got you. This is an easy and LOW ENERGY pie crust. Four ingredients and it’s ready to go in ten minutes.    1 and 3/4 cup flour 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 cup vegetable oil 2 tablespoons water   Combine flour and salt, then add oil … Read More

The Complete First Season of Black Mariah is Available in Paperback!

I’m delighted to announce that our shared world project BLACK MARIAH is available in paperback! Black Mariah is an intense conspiracy thriller written by ten different authors describing waves catastrophic events as they take place in ten different places. My contribution is Season 1: Episode 5: Las Vegas. My tale is dark, exciting, and explores murder, trauma, humanity, and chosen … Read More

Happy Halloween! October’s Pretty Little Dead Girls Graphic Novel Update.

Happy Halloween, my dear friends! I hope you’re all engaging in wonderful festivities and celebrating however makes you happiest. We dressed up as orange narwhals, rainbows, and a pair of pants, and gave out Halloween pinwheels and kaleidoscopes. It’s one of our very favorite times of year. Orion thrilled me with his amazing art! We’re closing in on the homestretch. … Read More

Surprise! Come See A Live Online Reading In Three Hours!

I’m delighted to kick off the Scream House of Horrors series this week! Scream is a super cool online app where you can read serialized dark fiction, including my books Nameless: The Darkness Comes and Pretty Little Dead Girls: A Novel of Murder and Whimsy. Today at noon Pacific, I’ll be doing a live Facebook reading from Nameless. We’ll spend about an hour … Read More

Three Questions with Hillary Dodge!

I had a lot of fun answering three questions from Hillary Dodge. We’re promoting the super cool anthology Shadow Atlas, which contains my story “Sand and Salt,” and man, is it gorgeous! Why don’t you stop by, hear about a magical place from my childhood, and check out a picture that highlights my wonky scorpion eye. You can read the interview … Read More

September’s PLDG Graphic Novel Update!

Hello, dear friends! I hear that part of the country is sliding into autumn. Las Vegas doesn’t believe in autumn, but leaps directly from a horrific summer to winter. I hope you’re enjoying your beautiful time of year. Orion’s focus this month has been on Bryony and her very dear Eddie. I quite literally gasped when Orion shared a small … Read More

My Episode of the Black Mariah Series Drops Today!

My friends! I’m excited to share that my contribution, Season 1 Episode 5, of the Black Mariah series dropped today! Black Mariah is a sweeping epic, and my novella is a standalone story in a shared world. Do you want to hear about strange attacks, visit new locals, and discover a sinister agenda? Check out the Black Mariah series. Do … Read More

Pretty Little Dead Girls Graphic Novel Update!

Hello, dear friends! I’m delighted to update you on our progress with the Pretty Little Dead Girls graphic novel. Orion sent me some wonderful art this month. He usually sends it in black and white so I can see the detail, and then sends me the colored versions a bit later. I love how different techniques changes the look of … Read More

Apocalyptic Montessa is on sale for 99 cents!

Hi, friends! It’s been a long time since I’ve posted. I’ve been quite ill, but more on that later. Today I’d like to share that my novella Apocalyptic Montessa and Nuclear Lulu: A Tale of Atomic Love is on sale at the Crystal Lake Publishing site for 99 cents! Streetwise Romeo and Juliet meets Stephen King’s Firestarter. Montessa Tovar is … Read More

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