"At the end of the show the hypnotist told his subjects 'Awake.' Something unusual happened. One of the subjects awoke all the way. This had never happened before. His name was George Nada and he blinked out at the sea of faces in the theater, at first unaware of anything out of the ordinary. Then he … Continue reading Page to Screen: John Carpenter’s They Live
Welcome to Page to Screen, where I will opine on the film (and TV) adaptations of horror and fantasy short stories, books and novellas. Today's topic is....Bubba Ho-Tep. “Wait,” you're probably saying. Bubba Hotep—the memorable movie starring the one and only Bruce Campbell as a still-alive, elderly Elvis suffering through his dotage in a Texas … Continue reading Page to Screen: Bubba Ho-Tep by Joe R. Lansdale
24/7 Demon Mart: The Graveyard Shift Coming October 2019. Stay tuned for an exclusive, limited-time 99 cent ebook preorder. (Regular price is $3.99 ebook, $9.99 paperback) Coming soon! When the clock strikes midnight, the beer cave inside the 24/7 Dairy Mart fills up with more than cheap beer. Demons gather behind the forties and tallboys. … Continue reading 24/7 Demon Mart: The Graveyard Shift
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Hello lovely humans. It's Monday and I'm overdue for a news update! First. Jess, Rising is free as an ebook until Labor Day weekend. So if you STILL don't have your copy, get it now for FREEEEEEEEEE!!! Second. Stay tuned to this blog for my latest series of musings about film adaptations of horror-comedy and … Continue reading Monday news bits, epic American road trip edition
Hello wonderful readers! Yay! It's July! A very happy 4th of July to those of you in the U.S. If you're like me, you're already full-on into a long weekend of fireworks, parades, hot dogs, cookouts, beer drinking and flag waving. I'm squeezing in a Weird Al concert tonight, too! For those of you in … Continue reading Happy July: 14 free no-strings ebooks for long weekend vacation reading!
Okay, so, apparently I have a thing for Ohio, and I didn't realize it. The three books I've written thus far, as well as the nine more I have planned, are all set in Ohio. I didn't think that was weird until one of my New Orleans friends asked me why I didn't set my … Continue reading Why the heck are all your books set in Ohio??? Confessions from flyover ‘Merica.