Scaretober No. 7 : The Bone Cutters, new horror by Renee DeCamillis

It’s Scaretober, y’all! Woot! Woot! October is my favorite month, so I’m pulling out all the stops. To celebrate, I’m sharing my favorite scary fun books and movies. All. Month. Long. Let’s get to it! Today, let's give a warm welcome to author Renee DeCamillis who is making her horror debut with the new novella, … Continue reading Scaretober No. 7 : The Bone Cutters, new horror by Renee DeCamillis

24/7 Demon Mart: The Graveyard Shift is out TODAY!

One loser. One karate-chopping bombshell. One metalhead cockroach. They are all that stand between YOU and hell on earth.  Well, guys. Today is THE day. 24/7 Demon Mart: The Graveyard Shift is in stores TODAY.   Get yours today on Amazon and Barnes & Noble (The ebook is free in Kindle Unlimited, too.) Also, check out the new book … Continue reading 24/7 Demon Mart: The Graveyard Shift is out TODAY!

Scaretober No. 4: Cold Moon Over Babylon by Michael McDowell

It’s Scaretober, y’all! Woot! Woot! October is my favorite month, so I’m pulling out all the stops. To celebrate, I’m sharing my favorite scary fun books and movies. All. Month. Long. Let’s get to it! Today's feature: Cold Moon Over Babylon by Michael McDowell. Cold Moon Over Babylon is the second novel by Michael McDowell, the … Continue reading Scaretober No. 4: Cold Moon Over Babylon by Michael McDowell

Page to Screen: John Carpenter’s They Live

"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

Page to Screen: Bubba Ho-Tep by Joe R. Lansdale

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

Happy July: 14 free no-strings ebooks for long weekend vacation reading!

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!

70-plus free fantasy and paranormal ebooks. Woot!

I don't know about you, but when I find an author I really like, I devour all of his/her books. My biggest problem is finding new authors to like, because my reading habit is a beast that is always hungry and must be fed. So, I've recently turned to Story Origins and Bookfunnel, two sites … Continue reading 70-plus free fantasy and paranormal ebooks. Woot!

Binge-worthy paranormal/ fantasy ebooks, spring edition

Ugh. So it's finally happened to me. I've become a binge reader, and I'm not the only one.  I've amassed a collection of to-be-read indie paranormal and fantasy ebooks and I've got to binge read them already because oh.my.god they've been on my Kindle forever. As in, an embarrassingly long time. So, I've lined up … Continue reading Binge-worthy paranormal/ fantasy ebooks, spring edition

The great master of horror fiction you’ve never heard of.

Stephen King. Clive Barker. Shirley Jackson. Alfred Hitchcock. If you're a fan of anything vaguely supernatural, you've probably heard of them. They're legends, masters of their craft. But I posit that another name needs to be on that list: Michael McDowell. No, not the Nascar driver. The author. Michael McDowell wrote dozens of paperback horror … Continue reading The great master of horror fiction you’ve never heard of.