Category Archives: #KCLocal

Apologies for Pirantulas!

Yesterday someone mentioned an anthology seeking retro style horror stories, reprints okay. Perfect, I thought. My old story Pirantulas! would fit the theme. I hunted it down in my files and did a quick read to make sure it was okay. … Continue reading

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Just Discovered: Google Doc “DragonSpeak”

The recent tour to Florida was wonderful except for one thing. In the evening I was trying to write the next chapter of Suite & Sour… with no keyboard! Cue the scary music because that’s how it felt. I was … Continue reading

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New Trick for an Old Dog: Video

Warning: My kids and anyone who does this professionally will hate this video. My son walked up behind me and looked over my shoulder. I was feeling a little chuffed that I was in new territory. “You’re using Movie Maker?” … Continue reading

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Heading to Florida

I’m off to northwest Florida for a few days and just in time. We are set to lose our lovely spring weather with freezing temperatures overnight. While in Florida I’ll be doing three book signing events and meeting up with … Continue reading

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The Week of a Lifetime and Other News

It’s going to be busy from now until mid-May! Radio shows, book signings, StokerCon, Suite & Sour… I have so much news to announce. One of the most exciting (to me) is that I have a page as a Bram … Continue reading

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BiblioBoard Benefits Authors, Readers and Libraries

A lot of resources I share here aim to benefit other authors… even though my mind is always on romancing new readers which are often found in libraries. It’s hard to find a post that can offer something to all … Continue reading

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Recharged and Ready… in a minute

Referring to the last post: it’s true I wasn’t dead, but I was a zombie. I took an impromptu vacation from all things computer for the last few days and it’s been lovely. I planted some rescued heather, repaired garden … Continue reading

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Please note: I am NOT dead.

I may have vanished from the face of the planet this week, but please be assured I am not dead. I have been busy behind the scenes playing the editorial equivalent of whack-a-mole with Space and Time. As soon as … Continue reading

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Beyond Space and Time…

Space and Time magazine has left the building! It’s been a long week of layout and proofreading for the magazine, but yesterday it passed the preflight gauntlet and went to the printer. I can’t wait to go pick it up. At … Continue reading

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Why publish? Why not?

I was recently asked in an interview why I publish. I was thrown. It seemed like too big a question for a simple answer. What is joy? Why do we live? Is there a God? Why publish? I answered a … Continue reading

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