Category Archives: Writing Craft

Novels, Chapbooks, Insanity & Wine

The genesis of a story is always fascinating to observe. Personally I write by the seat of my pants (plotting?? wazzat??), and it’s only as I near the close of a tale that the elements and themes start to come … Continue reading

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Debut Novel: SEEING DOUBLE

In another life, circa 2008-2015, I moved to the Far East and set up home. Over the seven years that I lived in a place that was sometimes beautiful and sometimes downright beastly, I learned Chinese (and on the way, … Continue reading

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Debut Short Story Collection Coming Soon!

My blog has been quiet for a while now, too long for sure, but not because I’ve had nothing to say. Behind the wall of hissing silence, I’ve been talking to publishers, working on edits, and… signing contracts. I can … Continue reading

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Author Interview: Stona Fitch

Author Stona Fitch is one of the masters. I first stumbled across his work via one of my quirkier hobbies—that is, looking for extreme/banned/ultra-disturbing movies to watch—and came across the film SENSELESS (2008, Directed by Simon Hynd). I was so … Continue reading

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Horror Writers Association Membership

After years of slogging away in the dark, I’ve finally made it into the official ranks of the Horror Writers Association (HWA) as an Affiliate member. While my friends and family all needed to be told what exactly it is, … Continue reading

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Savage Beasts Author Interview: Maxwell Price

Savage Beasts is out! And the authors are actually talking to each other. Writers? Talking? To each other? Yes, we are! And here’s the proof in the form of my interview with Max Price, who penned the tale ‘Poor Mal’, … Continue reading

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Five (Damn-Near) Perfect (Dark) Novels

While I’m not really a blogger, I put this list together a while ago and thought I’d expand it into a post. Just for fun, as a quiet Sunday morning project, admiring the contents of my bookshelves and listening to … Continue reading

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