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A Very Controversial Blog Post

A Very Controversial Blog Post

The year? 1996. Kristin was in eighth grade. She hadn’t seen many R-rated movies, but she’d sure read a lot by King, Koontz, Crichton, and their contemporaries. She didn’t know about John Carpenter, or Escape From New York. But the trailer for Escape from LA looked...

Skunk Apes and the Ocala National Forest

Skunk Apes and the Ocala National Forest

One of my most vexing creative projects has been my currently unpublished novel, Faith of Dawn (looking for an agent right now, it's ready to rock!). I started it almost five years ago, and it was the work in progress that hung over my head as Donald Trump was...

El Cuco

El Cuco

Back in February (or sometime before the world ended) I had the pleasure of reading Ann Dávila Cardinal’s Bram Stoker Award (Young Adult Novel category) Five Midnights. Ann is a Vermonter, and we connected and tried to have lunch…alas, maybe sometime in 2021. Dávila...

What’s this…a blog?!

What’s this…a blog?!

Hey-o, since we’re having a pandemic and a quarantine, this seems like a fantastic time to reboot my blog! I’m sure many of you are just dying to hear my thoughts and opinions on all things horror, well, here’s your venue. Where shall we begin? The recent current...