Friday Guest Post

My friend, Bryan Fagan, invited me to write a guest blog post, and I took the opportunity to talk about how I broke out of my shell to start an in-person critique group. Enjoy!

And while you’re there, you should start following his fantastic blog!

A Crack in the Pavement

My good friend J.A. Sullivan is my guest host today. I’m always curious what she has to say and when she accepted my invitation it made my day.

I was part of her beta reading team a few months back and I must say, she caught me off guard.

J.A. Sullivan’s style of writing convinces you all is well. The setting is safe, the comfort is real and her characters remind you of happy memories. There were times when I swore her characters were in the same room with me.

Sometimes I still do.

But as you settle in to this wonderful slice of paradise a tiny chill hits the air. As you search for a jacket you realize it is not a chill that is curling your toes but something dark, forgotten and haunting.

I do not scare too often but I did when I read her work. Yes…

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Frightmare in the Falls – A Networking Dream

The weekend before Halloween, I took a trip with my sister to Niagara Falls, Ontario for "Frightmare in the Falls", a wickedly fun horror expo. We wandered around unique vendor tables, listened to expert panels, caught a screening of a short film, took some great pictures, and attended a Q&A session with the one and... Continue Reading →

Short Story: In the Dark

[Last week one of the people I follow on Twitter challenged his followers to write a creepy bedtime story within one tweet. The following story is what I came up with. Enjoy!] The neighbor’s husky is barking. Growling. From bed, I reach and pull back the drapes. Nothing. The growl becomes a whine. I look... Continue Reading →

Now Available – Boxes of Blood

If you love reading horror, you'll want to place an order with Red Cape Publishing! They have a large selection of anthologies, novellas, and full length novels. Click on the link below for full details on how you can receive a mystery box of frightful stories. via Boxes of Blood

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