I’ve had it with Facebook Between the political bickering and advertisements sullying my feed, I find little redeeming value in the Facebook social media platform as of late. But if you think Facebook is terrible for keeping up with friends and family, try running a business. Like most authors, I have a “fan page” on […]
Between putting the final touches on my dark horror release, Quilt, and writing the first draft of my forthcoming novel, I got in as much reading as I could in the last two months. I love to read, and many of my author friends are among my favorite new storytellers. Here are some of the […]
Dan Padavona (author of Crawlspace) has released Quilt, a new splatterpunk horror novel. “This is my darkest story to date,” says Padavona. “Fans of dark horror and splatterpunk should have a great time with Quilt, especially fans of Skipp, Ketchum, Laymon, and Bryan Smith.” The story follows a female teacher, who becomes concerned when a […]
Dear Jack Ketchum, You don’t know me, but I feel I’ve known you since the first time I read Hide and Seek. From Off Season to The Girl Next Door and Peaceable Kingdom, no other writer spoke to me the way you did. As if I knew you. As though you were there in the […]
Thriller novel, Severity, the new book from bestselling horror author, Dan Padavona, hit the Amazon Hot Release chart this week in United States Horror. Edited by horror author, Chad Lutzke, Severity is slick and knife-edged, delivering an experience readers compare to Sleeping With The Enemy and Silence of the Lambs. Padavona says of the new […]
Scares That Care announced today that Dan Padavona, author of the bestselling vampire novel, “Storberry,” will be attending the 2018 horror convention and charity event in Williamsburg, Virginia. Dan will sign novels and offer books at a substantial discount to online prices. Look for Dan in the Celebrity Room…yes, Padavona swindled Joe Ripple and Brian […]
Happy September! What does a writer do when he isn’t writing? He reads, of course, and I’m here with my horror novel recommendations. August 2017 was a terrific month of reading, as I benefited from the additional free time a vacation provides. For those interested I took the family to Disney World for seven days, spent […]
Great news! I got a new hat. No, seriously. I did. In other news, my new novel is coming this autumn.
This week on YouTube, I read a favorite excerpt from The Face of Midnight. If you haven’t read The Face of Midnight yet, I want to stress that this reading does not spoil the rest of the book. Enjoy!
A Bram Stoker Award winning author, Kealan Patrick Burke is one of horror’s most talented writers. His latest novella, Sour Candy, is courageous and stunning in its originality. The author of The Timmy Quinn series, Kin, and over a hundred short stories, Kealan Patrick Burke sat down to talk with me about the art of […]