Oh my goodness! I hope you had a wonderful Easter and spent time doing something you loved. We’ve been rocking and rolling with the Pretty Little Dead Girls: A Graphic Novel of Murder and Whimsy Kickstarter, and I wanted to give you a quick update! First of all, we’ve dropped prices on some of the bigger rewards so they can be … Read More
I’m so excited and happy and my stomach literally HURTS because I’m so nervous! I just barely hit the button and the Kickstarter for Pretty Little Dead Girls: A Graphic Novel of Murder and Whimsy is live! Oh my goodness! Artist Orion Zangara and I are turning my favorite novel into a graphic novel. Meet Bryony Adams, the ethereal Star Girl … Read More
The suspense has been killing me! Some of you guessed that the artist for Pretty Little Dead Girls: A Graphic Novel of Murder and Whimsy is Orion Zangara. He is just such an astounding person and artist. He did the beautiful drawing in the front of the Crystal Lake version of PLDG. I have the original hanging on my wall. … Read More
Two posts in one day? I know, man. Craaaaazy. Stabby-award winning Apocalyptic Montessa and Nuclear Lulu: A Tale of Atomic Love is on sale for 99 cents. Grab your Kindle version here. This is a Kindle Countdown, which means the price will increase by a dollar every 24 hours until it’s regular price. Right now it’s 99 cents for another 18 hours. … Read More
To celebrate the cover reveal for Greenshift, the e-book will be temporarily 99 cents at Amazon! A tale set within the world of Ambasadora. Mari’s rare eye color makes her a pariah within Upper Caste society, which is why she prefers plants to people…except David, the former Armadan captain who shuttles scientists around on a refurbished pleasure cruiser. But someone … Read More
I have been DYING to announce this! My story “Murder for Beginners” was accepted for John Skipp’s Psychos: Serial Killers, Depraved Madmen, and the Criminally Insane. Isn’t that fantastic? You know what is even cooler? This TOC. Check it! Jim Shepard Edgar Allen Poe Joan Aiken Richard Connell Ray Bradbury Robert Bloch Ed Kurtz Laura Lee Bahr William Gay … Read More
I wrote a short story and a stranger emailed me to say it made her cry. I can think of few things better. Would you like to read it? It’s part of the Fraternity of Flash series at Misty Dahl’s site. Stop by to read “The Quiet Places Where Your Body Grows”, and then hug your children a little tighter.
Cristyn West’s PLAIN JANE broke my head, pure and simple. I was sucked in from the brisk, smartly written opening chapter and wasn’t released until the genuinely stunning conclusion. PLAIN JANE follows disturbed profiler Kent and his on-again, off-again romantic interest Nicole as they hunt down a particularly twisted serial killer. The relationship between the two main characters is equal … Read More