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:...

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...

Publishing is hard, yo.

CONFESSION: I stopped reading all my customer reviews for CREEP six months ago. Back in October, I was closing in on the deadline for FREAK, and was frazzled and beyond stressed out – especially with the upcoming move back to Canada – and I honestly couldn’t...