Looking forward to participating in Capricon later this week (February 14-17) at the Westin North Shore in Wheeling, IL in the Chicago North Shore. It’s a great conference for speculative fiction writers (and fans). Great panels, food, and parties. I’ll be on three panels: INDISTINGUISHABLE FROM MAGIC: SF OR FANTASY. One of my favorite topics: […]
Enter now to win a copy of The Apothecary’s Curse. What’s it about? Let me tell you a bit… Between magic and science, medicine and alchemy, history and mythology lies the Apothecary’s Curse… A 2017 finalist for the prestigious Bram Stoker Award and winner of the Reader’s Choice award at this year’s Killer Nashville, The […]
Arvind Ethan David (The Infidel) is executive producer of the Netflix/BBC America hit series Dirk Gently Holistic Detective Agency, which is in its second season. But he was also at San Diego Comic-Con promoting his latest project Darkness Visible, a collaboration with comic book creator/novelist Mike Carey (Lucifer). I met up with David during Comic-Con 2017 and we had […]
I’ll be speaking at a Chicago Writers Association Seminar August 12 at Columbia College, 600 S. Michigan, Room 401 (conference room). The Topic for the morning is Building Your Writing Confidence. Here’s the scoop! CWA members Barbara Barnett and Genevieve Davis will help writers in all genres address this debilitating condition. Genevieve will walk you through […]
You might think that a four-day Horror Writers Association Convention (AKA StokerCon 2017), especially aboard the legendary Queen Mary (long-said to be haunted) would be a weekend of spooky stares, chilly gazes and furtive glances. After all, among us were writers who thrill their fans with slashers, werewolves, vampires, various other monsters (some human, some […]
Obligatory eligibility post for the SFF/Horror Awards Season.