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Do you speak Swedish and like horror? If so, I can use your help! (Updated)

Update, 4 April 2014: A Swedish-speaking reader responded to this article and has agreed to read the book! Crowdsourcing works, folks! Hej! Talar du svenska (och engelska) och gillar att … Continue reading

March 31, 2014 · 2 Comments

“Zombie Rebellion” update: one more pass at galley proofs!

As it turned out, my last update on my upcoming book Zombie Rebellion, due out June 3, was premature. What did I find in my email box this morning? More galley … Continue reading

March 26, 2014 · Leave a comment

“Zombie Rebellion” update: galley proofs are in! On to the printers!

Amidst all the fun in the 1920s we’ve been having this week, I wanted to give you all a quick update on Zombie Rebellion, my new book from Samhain Horror that’s … Continue reading

March 20, 2014 · 1 Comment

“Zombies of Byzantium” reviewed on Zombipedia!

It’s been a while since I’ve done a post on my book Zombies of Byzantium, and as I’m gearing up for the release of my new book Zombie Rebellion, this is a … Continue reading

March 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

“Zombie Rebellion” update: the edits are finished! (I think).

Here’s a quick update on my new zombie novel, Zombie Rebellion, which will be published on June 3 by Samhain Horror. At last count I was working on reviewing and resolving … Continue reading

March 11, 2014 · 1 Comment

“Zombie Rebellion” update: beware the wrath of the copy editor!

My new zombie novel, Zombie Rebellion, is scheduled to be released on June 3 by Samhain Horror, the publisher that produced Zombies of Byzantium in 2013. After revealing the awesome cover of … Continue reading

March 4, 2014 · 4 Comments

Artistry in Horror: Remembering “The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari.”

Today is the 94th anniversary of the release of one of the greatest horror films of all time. On February 26, 1920, The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari, directed by Robert Wiene, … Continue reading

February 26, 2014 · 1 Comment

Announcement: my new horror novel, “Doppelgänger,” accepted for publication!

I’m on a semi-hiatus for the Christmas holidays, but just as my festivities began, I got word from Samhain Horror, the publisher of my previous horror books, that they want … Continue reading

December 22, 2013 · 6 Comments

Lake Snagov Monastery and the legend of Dracula’s grave: as mythical as vampires?

If you’re a history buff, a horror fan or both–and this blog has a lot of readers in these categories–you probably recognize the above picture. Vlad III, Prince of Wallachia, … Continue reading

November 17, 2013 · Leave a comment

A Halloween tale: what to do with “zombie Stalin.”

On March 5, 1953, Joseph Jugashvili, also known as Stalin, died at Kuntsevo, a dacha outside Moscow, after a nearly 30-year reign that left millions dead and changed world history … Continue reading

October 31, 2013 · Leave a comment

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