In addition to a couple of paperbacks I’m bringing to next week’s SCARES THAT CARE convention in the hopes that Brian Keene and Jack Ketchum sign them for me, I’m going to be packing these babies as well: In case you can’t read all the titles, they are THE SORROWS, HOUSE OF SKIN, THE DARKEST […]Read more "My Williamsburg Book Supply and a Word about Authenticity"
Hey, Friends! If you’re within a hundred miles of Indianapolis this Friday or Saturday, might I suggest dropping by the amazing HorrorHound Weekend convention? Not only could you meet Freddy Krueger, but you could meet the following actor: Or this actress… Or this The Walking Dead cast member… Or this luminous Twin Peaks star… And […]Read more "HorrorHound Weekend: Signing This Weekend"
I’ve got Thomas the Tank Engine going in one ear and my daughters clamoring in the other, so I don’t have long to blog. The girls are actually bathing while they watch Thomas on Netflix, and I’m strategically positioned about five feet away from the tub so I can leap forward should some unseen bath […]Read more "SAVAGE SPECIES: The Complete Novel is here!"
His name is Frank Red Elk, and he’s one of the main characters in my soon-to-be-released (September 3rd!) novel SAVAGE SPECIES. He must’ve escaped my book this morning and scribbled this blog post before I could round him up again. And somehow it ended up on the Samhain Horror blog. Read at your own risk: […]Read more "Uh-oh. Frank Red Elk just hijacked the Samhain Horror blog…"
I don’t have any much time for a blog post. I’ve been pretty much off the grid since my last blog and will disappear again until the end of March. I’m doing the very last edits on the upcoming serial novel Savage Species and preparing Dust Devils, my vampire western, to send to Don D’Auria […]Read more "House of Skin Named Runner-Up at Darrell Awards/HorrorHound Cincinnati: Updates Galore!"
An official announcement from Samhain Horror: Peaceful Valley is about to become a slaughterhouse! For the first time ever, Samhain Publishing will serialize a terrifying original novel, Savage Species, in five installments, with new installments coming every two weeks. Here, as a special introduction to the fear that awaits you in Savage Species, is the first section, Night […]Read more "SAVAGE SPECIES: Samhain Horror’s First Serial Novel"
No, this isn’t a post about Q or 006 or any other winter storm battering some unfortunate region of the country. This is about the next several months. March, April, May, and June. Four months. Two novels. One novella. And a convention. The June novel, it should be stated, is atypical in many ways, and […]Read more "The Coming Storm"
Ni hao! Apparently, that’s how they say hello over in Taiwan…or at least, according to Wikipedia, that’s how over sixty percent of the population says it. I’m not sure about the other forty percent, but I suspect their greeting has something to do with textiles (one of the nation’s major industries!). Three very cool events […]Read more "The Mortuary, Taking Over Taiwan, and Alan Spencer"