Not news…but a reminder about the Sexual Predator-in-Chief

I usually try and keep things here focused on entertainment and books, but with all that’s going on, and all the conversations, and all the #MeToo posts spurred by the recent revelations about movie mogul Harvey Weinstein, I have been quietly listening and paying attention. And what kills me most of all is that some of us put a (very probable) analog of...

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StokerCon and RavenCon this weekend

It saddens me a little that I am not able to attend StokerCon in Long Beach, CA this weekend. I always enjoy seeing friends and colleagues and catching up, talking shop and talking craft. But I’m afraid that post-surgery I am just not up to that kind of cross-country trip from the east to the west coast. So I will be watching the social media posts with a...

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You can find me BENEATH THE LAKE

So last weekend, Crystal Lake Publishing, who released GUTTED, had their first ever videocast program called Beneath the Lake! Todd Keisling ran the show and I was a guest along with Doug Murano and GUTTED authors Mercedes Yardley and Brian Kirk. We had some technical difficulties at first. Which makes for a pretty trippy first couple of minutes, what with all...

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Books, Brews, and Boos!

  The folks at the Richmond Horror Book Club and RED VEIN ARMY are geniuses. Why? Because they have put together Books, Brews, and Boos! for the second year, where local horror authors and publishers get to hang out at Strangeways Brewing and talk horror, writing, publishing, beer, whatever… with the folks who come to the event. And yes, we will...

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Get GUTTED before the summer ends!

It has been couple of months since the release of GUTTED, which I co-edited along with Doug Murano, and the book is humming along. It’s garnering great reviews by both critics and readers. It is packed with amazing and emotionally devastating horror fiction by the likes of Clive Barker, Neil Gaiman, Ramsey Campbell, Josh Malerman, Damien Angelica Walters,...

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