Tag: Writing

Guest Post: Monsters – Making them scary, making them more by Z. F. Sigurdson

We horror fans love monsters. Big monsters, ugly monsters, terrifying monsters. We love them. We love being scared by them, we love seeing them at the corner of our vision after a particularly good horror movie. Sometimes we are in awe by them. A monster can be anything. This can apply to a demon, a ...

Happy Holidays

Wow. Where has the time gone? Two years ago, I posted a horror Chrstmas story, Santa. It was one of my earliest works. My (oh my) do I have to say that times do change. I've written so much since then, made some new writing friends, adopted a penname and worked with many editors. I'm ...

Happy Halloween Horror Lovers: $0.99 Horror Fest

Happy Halloween! When you find time between watching scary movies and doing some candy and/or costume shopping, get your hands on some horror ebooks for only $0.99. The sale ends on November 3rd so don't miss it: $0.99 Horror Fest Have fun!

Onlinebookclub’s review of When We Swing

The Onlinebookclub did a review of my dark erotic thriller, When We Swing. Here's an excerpt: ...The novel rotates among all the characters so we can get a glimpse into their thoughts and feelings towards each other- and it isn't pretty. All six are all hiding secrets and hatching private plans, forming a Rubik's cube ...

Order Michigan’s Emerging Writers Anthology

I am proud to announce that one of my short stories has been chosen to be published in Z Publishing's Michigan's Emerging Writer's Anthology this year! It's out today. Go grab your copy! Genre: Multi Genre fiction By: Some Emerging Michigan Writers https://www.amazon.com/dp/1725001144/  

Book Review: The Vampire of Downing Street and Other Stories by Amy Cross

  The Vampire of Downing Street and Other Stories By: Amy Cross Genre: Horror, short story collection Rating: 3/5 stars From the title, I thought I was digging into a raunchy, modern day collection of short stories based around a vampire. I've been looking for these lately. But only one of the stories fit that ...

Book Review: Heart-Shaped Box by Joe Hill

I listened this on Audible and was hooked until the end. 

With a New Name Comes a Free Ebook

I've adopted a pen name. Yeah I know my real name is pretty sweet but because of my day job, I was forced to change it in the efforts to detach the day time me (or night time because I work nights) from the dark writer me. Thanks to my family, friends and Facebook writer ...

The Classic Corner: A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess

Every now again, I indulge in the classics. Well, they're classics to me. If I thoroughly enjoy it, I will post a short review for it. This time around, I'm going to share my thoughts on A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess. Yes, I posted this to Goodreads and in my Facebook group already (duh). ...

Dark Fiction Reviews and Recommendations

Good Morning! I created a Facebook group to share thriller, suspense and horror book reviews and recommendations. If you are a dark fiction author, you can share your books but only if you have a photo of a review from one of your happy readers along with a beautiful cover. Dark poetry? Share it. This ...

Perfecting My Writing Process– What I learned

I’m a novice in the field of writing fiction. I don’t have an English degree, I don’t blog often, and I am not well-read in the classics. But after realizing how much fun writing was, the ideas kept flowing. Really. I have writing ideas that’ll take me up to 2027. But there is more to ...

Release Day!

Happy Tuesday! It's release day for When We Swing and I have to say thanks for the reads and reviews thus far! Wow. It's a hell of a twisted read and I'm happy to have released it. I had fun writing it and I can't help but smile at the response so far. IF I could ...