A Quick Update…

I started my PhD in January, so I’ve been even more absent than usual. I apologize. I’m still working part-time for the university and full-time on my doctorate, which doesn’t leave much room for anything else. That said, I have excellent news: Arterial Bloom, edited by Mercedes Murdock Yardley, and Not All Monsters, edited byContinue reading “A Quick Update…”

The Monstrous Feminine: Dark Tales of Dangerous Women

Just in time for Halloween! I’m in this amazing anthology now available on Amazon for Kindle, with print and Audible coming soon. Get yours now, and part of your purchase will go to the Global Fund For Women! Click the graphic for more… Enter the world of the Monstrous Feminine, where fourteen authors weave aContinue reading “The Monstrous Feminine: Dark Tales of Dangerous Women”

Giveaway: 25 Audible Copies of CONDUITS Up for Grabs

If you’re an audiobook fan and would like to score a free copy of Conduits, enter the contest below. It will run from May 13-19. Good luck! Enter Now! Mara is a Japanese-American girl with a history of personal tragedy. Though she still cuts to quell the pain, she thought she had left the worstContinue reading “Giveaway: 25 Audible Copies of CONDUITS Up for Grabs”

Release Day for Conduits!

Mara is a Japanese-American girl with a history of personal tragedy. Though she still cuts to quell the pain, she thought she had left the worst behind her. But her boyfriend’s sudden death and a visit to one of the most haunted places in Washington State send her into a spiral of madness that landsContinue reading “Release Day for Conduits!”

CONDUITS Pre-order

Mara is a Japanese-American girl with a history of personal tragedy. Though she still cuts to quell the pain, she thought she had left the worst behind her. But her boyfriend’s sudden death and a visit to one of the most haunted places in Washington State send her into a spiral of madness that landsContinue reading “CONDUITS Pre-order”

The 10 Greatest Female Monsters In Literature, From Carmilla To The Woman In Black

‘Tis the season for celebrating decorative gourds, sugar, changing seasons, and, of course, monsters. Wear all the punny Halloween costumes you like, but at the end of the day, Halloween is all about turning the ordinary into the monstrous. And many… Source: The 10 Greatest Female Monsters In Literature, From Carmilla To The Woman InContinue reading “The 10 Greatest Female Monsters In Literature, From Carmilla To The Woman In Black”

New Release Roundup

Mitzi Weinhaus is the untalented daughter of two Munich Kabarett stars. One night, in an underground club that has so far escaped Nazi detection, she meets the enigmatic singer Giselle, who offers her the chance to be a hero. Teamed up with the mysterious Wolfrik, for whom she develops an alarming attraction, Mitzi soon findsContinue reading “New Release Roundup”

Mad and Dead: Monstrous Women, Transgressive Sexuality, and Postmodern Paranoia

I have a couple of posts coming up that talk about different aspects of my trip to Transylvania for the International Vampire Film and Arts Festival (IVFAF). For now, please to enjoy the PowerPoint of the paper I presented for the academic conference. I’ll be submitting the full paper for publication. Mad and Dead

StokerCon 2018 Schedule

If you’re headed to StokerCon 2018 this weekend, you can catch me a couple of times on Friday, March 2. First, at the Ann Radcliffe Academic Conference, presenting my paper “The Dark Heart of Human Nature: The Necessity of Extreme Horror” on Panel 1: Gender Studies / 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM. Then, as partContinue reading “StokerCon 2018 Schedule”

Now available: Conduits Audiobook

Mara is a Japanese-American girl with a history of personal tragedy. Though she still cuts herself to quell the pain, she thought the worst was behind her. But her boyfriend’s sudden death, and a visit to one of the most haunted places in Washington State, sends her into a spiral of madness, landing her inContinue reading “Now available: Conduits Audiobook”