Book Trailer Blurb Contest!

I need your help, and it’s your chance to win a free e-copy of Seed this June! The contest: Write the blurb that will be featured in the Seed book trailer.  This blurb will be read aloud by a little girl, age six, and has to capture the eerie essence of the novel. The premise:…

Sample Sunday: An Excerpt From Seed

The first sound that breeched the silence was Aimee’s hyperventilating. She tore at her seatbelt despite being upside down, determined to get out of the car if it was the last thing she ever did. Jack dangled from the driver’s seat, suspended in the air like an astronaut. He imagined not being able to move…

Oh God, the Voices!

Maybe it’s just me, but I’m starting to get a little freaked out. I’ve been told that I should be enjoying this time off, maxin’ and relaxin’, kicking back and living the high life. But something keeps nagging at me, chewing at my nerve endings like a hungry gerbil snacking on a carrot stick. See,…

Know Your Place; Shut Your Face!

I know, I talk a big talk. In my Master Jedi post I smacked you across the knuckles with my blogging ruler and told you to hurry the hell up and write already. Well, some of you have spoken up, and to my surprise, it hasn’t been to tell me to get bent. As a…

Buckets of Blood: Not Always Thirst Quenching

The difference between horror and slash: Horror is a genre. Slash is a musician. Ba-dum-pum. But seriously… for those who don’t like either genre, there’s a tendency to lump these two together. But these are two completely different animals. Horror does not equal slash. But does slash equal horror? That can also be debated. I’m…