Okay, deep breath… Jack Ketchum Just…take it easy… Brian Keene …and try not to— Bryan Smith —hyperventilate…and… TomMonteleoneChrisSarandonTonyToddOhMyGoshOhMyGoshOHMYGOSHHHWOULD YOU BE COOL FOR ONCE?!?!?!?!?! *shuddering exhalation* Sorry about that. It’s only been happening once or twice an hour, which is an 86% reduction from yesterday’s debilitating wave of fanboy attacks. By the time the convention rolls […]Read more "SCARES THAT CARE Is One Week Away"
Whew! I just got done doing the final, final polishes on my January 2015 novel THE NIGHTMARE GIRL and sending it off to Don D’Auria at Samhain Horror and my agent Louise Fury. It’s a book I’m really proud of and quite different than anything I’ve done before. I’m a huge fan of Joe R. […]Read more "A New Novel"
Busy times here at the Janz Ranch. It’s actually not the Janz Ranch since Janz is just a pen name, but the fact remains that we’re terribly busy ’round here. I’m applying the final polishes to Castle of Sorrows, which is due to my editor on Halloween; we’re celebrating the brand-new edition of Pod of […]Read more "SAVAGE SPECIES Audiobook, Pod of Horror Interview, Reviews…and the Prelude to Tuesday’s Big Announcement"
Count Gore de Vol‘s Tomb of Dark Delights is a great place to visit for your horror needs. The Count just posted a very positive review of my second novel (HOUSE OF SKIN). The full review is right here, but here are two of my favorite parts: “I love a good haunted house story, and […]Read more "New (and Excellent) Review for HOUSE OF SKIN!"
Howdy! It occurred to me today, Dear Friends, that I’ve never composed a blog post exclusively about my novels. As in, how many of them there are, what’s coming up, and what their titles are. If that doesn’t sound interesting to you, you can stop reading right now. Of course, if you do that I’ll […]Read more "My Novels"
Good evening. This interview was posted on April 8th, so it’s not new. But none of you have probably read it. Why not? Because I didn’t mention it until tonight. Why didn’t I? Because I’m a loser. So in this interview (conducted by the very cool writer M.R. Gott) I talk about all sorts of […]Read more "New Interview with Me (All Sorts of Goodies in This One, My Friends!)"
From time to time folks will ask me why I write horror. I seem very nice, they say, so the fact that such ghastly things would spring forth from my imagination perplexes them. This doesn’t explain everything…but it’s a start. ♦ “Boys and girls of every age Wouldn’t you like to see something strange?” […]Read more "Born in Halloween (or One of the Many Reasons I Write Horror)"