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Why don’t they just catch a cab?: “The Warriors” and the world’s most unforgiving plot hole.

This is bound to be a bit of a controversial post, because in it I’m going to take on a cultural artifact that inspires a strangely vehement mythos: the 1979 … Continue reading

September 8, 2014 · 6 Comments

Blog Hop: the writing process!

I was invited by the Planetary Defense Command blog–their tag line is “defending the planet from bad science fiction”–to participate in a blog hop around the theme, the writing process. … Continue reading

June 9, 2014 · 3 Comments

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: 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

So, you lost NaNoWriMo. What now?

It’s the last day of November and right now there’s a lot of high-fiving and congratulations going on among those writers who, as of today, have “won” NaNoWriMo–National Novel Writing … Continue reading

November 30, 2013 · 1 Comment

It’s more than a corset: a 21st century man’s journey into the mind of a Victorian woman.

So, I’m writing my new horror book, which is titled Doppelgänger. (You may remember me calling for beta readers a while back). Doppelgänger takes place mostly in New York in the year … Continue reading

October 27, 2013 · 2 Comments

Why I’m not participating in NaNoWriMo.

So, it’s almost November, and I’m already starting to see blog posts, tweets and emails about NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month). If you are even tangentially connected to the writing … Continue reading

October 15, 2013 · 3 Comments

Characterizing History: Writing Historical Figures as Interesting Characters (Guest Blog by Sean Munger)

Originally posted on Write, Juggle, Run:
A special thanks to Sean Munger for providing his insightful thoughts on writing historical characters into fiction. This is something I have never done…

September 23, 2013 · Leave a comment

Help! I need beta readers, female horror fans, to test my new work in progress.

This appeal goes out to everyone who reads my blog and my Twitter. I need some help, and I need it relatively quickly. Long story short: I’d like to have … Continue reading

September 5, 2013 · 6 Comments

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