Scares That Care – A Guest Blog Takeover by Jay Wilburn

Happy to be on D. Alxander Ward’s blog. I appreciate him hosting me. There were many great writers that got their start on this blog. I believe Earnest Hemmingway guest blogged here once from Havana. Lovecraft guest blogged here many times until he offended too many people and was banned. Bukowski once wrote a blog post here that was just the F word repeated...

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Scares That Care Weekend 2015 and Where to Find Me

It’s time again for the second annual Scares That Care convention in Williamsburg, VA. If you’re in the area, this is obviously the place to be for all things dark and horrific. There’s merchandise, costuming, makeup artists, authors, filmmakers, musicians…It’s just a really excellent convention AND it’s for a great cause....

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Review: The Visible Filth

The Visible Filth by Nathan Ballingrud My rating: 4 of 5 stars I thoroughly enjoyed this novella from Nathan Ballingrud. There was a lot to love here. For me, the best writing is the kind that can be, in turns, brutally simple and achingly eloquent. Ballingrud pulls it off very well. There were some parts here that really had me so engrossed that someone...

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BLOOD SAVAGES Ebook Giveaway!

Time for an ebook giveaway of my action/superhero/horror novel, Blood Savages published by Necro Publications. To enter to win, you just have to tweet the message to your followers. So I guess this one is for you tweeters (twitterers, tweetsies?) alone. Available formats are .Mobi and .Epub. Giveaway begins July 11 and ends on July 15. Go!   a Rafflecopter...

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Review: Disintegration: A Windy City Dark Mystery

Disintegration: A Windy City Dark Mystery by Richard Thomas My rating: 5 of 5 stars Richard Thomas’s novel, DISINTEGRATION, is a harrowing glimpse into a dark and desolate underworld that is threaded through our very own everyday lives and yet is always at the periphery of our vision. Set in Chicago and its environs, it is a study in how quickly and easily an...

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