Hustle and flow

I think back to when I wrote CREEP, long before I had an agent or a publisher, when I had all the time in the world to just sit and write. I didn’t have a blog or a Facebook author page or a Twitter account. Nobody was asking me for interviews or guest blog...

ThrillerFest VII, NYC

I’m back from another fabulous, whirlwind trip to New York City! I always get excited when I’m coming down East 42nd Street (which, in a taxi, is always kind of a near-death experience) and I see the ThrillerFest banners as we approach the Grand Hyatt:...

And the freakiest FREAKS are…

You guys! I didn’t know what I was in for, having a contest challenging you to write about FREAKs. Every single entry was a contender, and no, I’m not exaggerating. Your stories far exceeded my expectations, and I appreciate your efforts and all the...

FREAK giveaway!

 IT’S GIVEAWAY TIME!   It’s not August 7th yet, but I do have advance review copies of FREAK to give away, along with a couple of hardcovers of CREEP, and a $50 Amazon gift card. Want to win something? (Don’t say no, because that would hurt...

Me? A Cosmo Girl?

We interrupt our contest programming to bring you a few short announcements: I’m interviewed at horror author Luke Walker’s blog today, where I discuss tipples, Stephen King, and what a mean boy said to me in a workshop. I got a brief mention in...