My publisher, Skyscape, has put the e-book version of The Haunting Season on sale in the UK for the month of January. If you're looking for a good haunted house story set in the south, check it out. Amazon UK Not in the UK? It may not be on sale, but it's still only $3.99. Prefer Print … Continue reading 2 Books, 2 Sales. Decisions, Decisions..
I've poured over countless manuals on writing. Characters, voice, descriptions, plot points. I've read bestselling thrillers until my eyes burn. I've paid attention to all the ups and down and emotional rollercoasters necessary to make a story un-put-downable. But the best lesson I've ever learned in writing came from baseball. Okay, so this isn't just … Continue reading How to Write A Thriller
There is a lot to tell you about Diary of the Damned this month. First, the e-book is ON SALE! The sale starts today and lasts through October 31, 2016. The earlier you grab your copy, the more you save. The book starts out at 99 cents and then goes up to $1.99 before … Continue reading Diary of the Damned – ALL the news!
Blurb: “Allison said that, in time, he’d come for you. For what it’s worth, Evy, I believe her.” Evy Breen has worked hard to forget her past. She's changed her appearance and moved from her hometown of Bowling Green, Kentucky, to Knoxville, Tennessee, where she does her best to fit in. Evy’s past catches up … Continue reading Sunday Sampler: Diary of the Damned
Love horror? I mean good, classic, make you afraid of the dark horror like I do? I'm a fan of horror that's less gore, more scare. I appreciate horror that lets my imagination scare me. So what are my favorites? In no particular order: The Haunting of Hill House The Shining The Stand Salem's … Continue reading Top 20 Halloween Reads
It's release day for DIARY OF THE DAMNED! I'm really excited about this book. It's equal part supernatural suspense and horror. But this isn't your mother's exorcist. Sure, it has your quintessential demon and loads of scares to keep you afraid of the dark, but there's more to the story. It's a story of friendship, trust, overcoming … Continue reading Diary of the Damned Launches!
I love Halloween. It's been my favorite holiday as long as I can remember. Every year I participate in something. This year, I'm part of a HUGE giveaway. Now I know what you're thinking. You'll venture up the dark path, scary music in the background, only to be handed a couple e-books. Nope. How about … Continue reading Ultimate Horror Book & Prize Giveaway!
Coming September 2016 - the highly anticipated sequel to the bestselling novel The Haunting Season I can finally share the cover to Diary of the Damned! I love this cover. I've always envisioned the cover looking like a real journal and can't wait to see it in paperback. While I don't yet have the official launch … Continue reading Cover Reveal for Diary of the Damned
Be careful what you let in… Siler House has stood silent beneath Savannah’s moss-draped oaks for decades. Notoriously haunted, it has remained empty until college-bound Jess Perry and three of her peers gather to take part in a month-long study on the paranormal. Jess, who talks to ghosts, quickly bonds with her fellow test subjects. … Continue reading First Chapters – THE HAUNTING SEASON
There's a lot going on this month, but what better way to start it than a SALE! 40 Books. £1 each. Yep. You read that right. Amazon has over 40 ebooks on sale this August. On that list is THE HAUNTING SEASON! YES! And you'll want to grab a copy because the sequel, DIARY OF THE … Continue reading Kindle Books for £1! 50% off Print Books!
Last week, a neighbor came by to drop off a package he saw on our doorstep. It was large enough that he didn't want to leave it there. My office sits in the front of the house, and he stepped inside it to have a peek. "So this is where all the books come from," he … Continue reading From the Desk of…
As a society, we’re endlessly fascinated with monsters. But why? Sure, some of us just like a good scare—it triggers an adrenaline rush similar to the one experienced by our “get off the couch” thrill-seeking friends. The freaks. But why monsters? Or more specifically, monsters of the supernatural variety. While we may also be fascinated with … Continue reading The Monsters We Love (And What They Say About Us)
Geek post alert! For years, I've been a huge fan of TotalFinder, a Finder enhancement application. If I had to choose only a handful of apps to use on my Mac, TotalFinder would be on that list. So 'tis a sad, sad day when I have to say goodbye to one of the most useful … Continue reading TotalFinder Replacement – Launch PathFinder Via Keyboard Shortcut