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...

First Line Friday!

We tried this a couple of weeks ago, and I was just so pleased with the variety of first lines you guys came up with!  You guys have amazing imaginations.  Here’s this week’s picture.  Remember, you’re writing a story where this pic is your...

Announcing…

Not here, at Killer Chicks! In celebration of our blog and also because we love Halloween (of course we love Halloween), we’ve got not one, not two, but THREE contests running for the next two weeks. And we’re awarding… Killer Chicks and only stop in...

Get shorty

Here’s the link to my short story, published in the Foundling Review this week: Foundling Review, Issue #1, May 2010 – HAIRSPRAY Reader’s reactions to this piece have been interesting.  As a writer, I don’t believe in coercing readers to feel a...

Why I love Fridays

In my inbox this morning: 1 full request for Creep (meaning the agent wants to see the entire manuscript). 1 short story acceptance from the 6S Review. All in all, a freakingly awesome good...