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IRON WRITER VOTING IS OPEN

Iron Writer submissions are now closed and the voting is open. Four writers wrote four flash fiction stories inspired by four prompts, pictured below. Stop by the website, read their work and vote for your favorite. One vote per piece … Continue reading

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HWA LIFETIME ACHEIVEMENT AWARD: MARGE SIMON

How did I miss this congratulating Marge Simon for this? StokerCon was such an insane time is my official excuse, but it isn’t adequate. Congratulations to a dear friend on a well deserved honor. Marge Simon is one of those … Continue reading

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“Altars and Oubliettes” Best of 2020 From Tor’s Nightfire

While I have been busy in other realms in cyberspace (we are behind the scenes building two websites plus) I just found out that Altars and Oubliettes was named a Best Poetry Collection of 2020 by Tor’s Nightfire. Did I … Continue reading

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First Ever Ghost Story Game

Happy Halloween! Six authors got together to play an impromptu story telling game. Join us and laugh as we try to make up spooky tales on the spot. Thanks to Kate Jonez and Omnium Gatherum for helping bring the Ghost Story … Continue reading

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The End, a Beginning and Winners!+

Tonight marks the last day of A.F. Stewart’s annual October Frights Blog Hop. This year seventeen blogs participated over the course of five days. At the end of this post, you will find a list of the Hoppers. It’s always fun… … Continue reading

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Happy Neewollah!

My mind is blown! Today I was going to post the poem I wrote for another project called Happy Neewollah and I decided to look up the pretend word neewollah, or Halloween backwards. I almost lost it when I found … Continue reading

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His and Her Books

Completely by coincidence Ryan and I both had our books go live on Amazon on the same day—his and her books! While his official publish date for Shadow’s Lament was October 1 there was a delay in the actual upload … Continue reading

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Announcing Horror University Online!

Open to members and nonmembers, the incredible Horror University classes will now take place online! This is such exciting news. I attribute any success I have to these classes from Horror University. People have mentioned they are surprised I’ve gotten … Continue reading

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National Dark Poetry Day!

One of my favorite days of the year and I celebrated by witnessing the release of two chapbooks. The first was not mine but Alessandro Manzetti’s Whitechapel Rhapsody. I had the pleasure of editing the translation, and I emphasize pleasure. … Continue reading

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“In a Court of Clowns” on PoetryNook

Like everyone, my brain has been occupied by all the ridiculous political antics I see populating my news feed. I cast no judgment on any one group or person—the whole system reminds me more of the movie Idiocracy than 1984. … Continue reading

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