Oh, Angela Waters, how happy you make me. You listen to my ideas for cover art and then make them fifty-seven times better than they were in my head. I’d call it collaboration, but that’s self-aggrandizing. It’s more like cover art clairvoyance. Angela sees and improves. She understands and—aw, enough of that. Here’s the new […]Read more "WOLF LAND Cover Reveal!"
Bryan Smith is one of my favorite writers working today. He sells a lot of books, but more importantly (to me, at least), he writes really, really well. His prose moves, he knows how to surprise without cheating, and he maintains his narrative energy from the beginning of a story to the end. I was […]Read more "Bryan Smith Kills Again: An Interview about STRANGE WAYS and Other Stories"
When I first heard about Kindle Worlds, I have to admit that I didn’t see myself participating in the program. Sure, it sounded interesting, but the control freak in me recoiled at the idea of using someone else’s creation to fashion my own narrative. Until I started thinking about Bloodshot. He’s an anti-hero, a loner, […]Read more "Bloodshot: A Violent Love Letter"
Hey, friends. I’m poring over the final edits of CASTLE OF SORROWS (coming in July!), editing THE NIGHTMARE GIRL (my January 2015 Joe R. Lansdale-inspired suspense-thriller), and taking a brief respite to post this great new review for THE DARKEST LULLABY, which was my third Samhain Horror novel (for those of you keeping score). Check […]Read more "“It all builds up for an astonishing ending”: Fresh Fiction Reviews THE DARKEST LULLABY!"
Okay, folks. Barnes and Noble has already begun shipping the paperbacks. DUST DEVILS arrived at a slew of readers’ houses yesterday, and I suspect Amazon will soon be sending out these bad boys too: The ebook version launches on February 4th, and if you pre-order at the Samhain Horror website, you can snatch it up […]Read more "The DUST DEVILS Ride in One Week!"
I never thought I would say this, but folks… I’ve written a superhero novel. Don’t ask me how all of it came about because it’s really pretty insane, but the end result is that I sacrificed a good deal of sleep this summer to pen my first-ever non-horror novel. Its name? BLOODSHOT: KINGDOM OF SHADOWS […]Read more "I Am Now a Superhero Author Too"