My friend and new Samhain Horror author Glenn Rolfe dropped by the blog tonight to share some thoughts on fearlessness. So without further ado, here he is! Be the Fearless Writer by Glenn Rolfe, author of Boom Town “I’m convinced that fear is at the root of most bad writing.”—Stephen King This might be my […]Read more "A Guest Post by Glenn Rolfe: Be the Fearless Writer"
Hey, friends. How’s that for a straightforward title? I considered typing the entire text of this post in the title, but I figured that’d be pushing it. So first, here’s Horrornews.net’s fantastic review of THE NIGHTMARE GIRL. My favorite part? “The Nightmare Girl is a fantastic novel that I can’t recommend highly enough. There’s a […]Read more "Horrornews Takes on THE NIGHTMARE GIRL and Ginger Nuts of Horror Honors Richard Laymon"
You can always tell when I’m up against a deadline by the scarcity of my blog posts. Sorry about that, but the book I’m currently editing turned out to be a whopper (nearly 160,000 words), and I’ve been working like crazy to downsize it, to shape it, and of course to enhance it. It’s happening, […]Read more "THE NIGHTMARE GIRL: Reviews and Book of the Month!"
Hey, folks. Can’t stay long. But since you passed by, maybe you’d like to check out a pair of rather revealing and interesting interviews with me recently posted at the excellent Ginger Nuts of Horror and Wag the Fox websites. And if you haven’t checked out THE NIGHTMARE GIRL yet, it’s available now. And kicking […]Read more "New Interviews with Me (and THE NIGHTMARE GIRL Takes Flight!)"
My new novel THE NIGHTMARE GIRL is available everywhere, friends, and I hope you check it out. Here’s the cover: And here’s the synopsis: Playing with fire has never been more dangerous. When family man Joe Crawford confronts a young mother abusing her toddler, he has no idea of the chain reaction he’s setting in motion. […]Read more "THE NIGHTMARE GIRL: Available Now!"
Hey, all. Before I say this, please know that I’m not minimizing anyone’s struggles (quite the opposite), claiming that all issues present equal difficulties (they don’t), or making a veiled cry for help (I’m not). But here’s something I’ve learned. Everyone has issues. If you’re like me, you tend to believe you’re insane, that everyone […]Read more "A Reminder: Everyone Has Issues"
I hope your Christmas and/or other holidays are wonderful, safe, and relaxing. Love your loved ones. Enjoy the blessings of time and togetherness. Celebrate life, your families, your pets. And, after everyone goes to sleep, read a good book. Peace and love, my friends!Read more "Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays!"