REVIEWED: Devils & Demons

Devils & Demons edited by Marvin Kaye. (Horror Anthology, 1987). Putting myself in a Halloween mood, I checked this thick (586 pages) anthology out of my local library. The book contains 52 works–mostly short to medium-length horrific fiction, but with a sprinkling of poems and even one short play script. The contents range from old classics […]

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Deep Space Horror Coming!

This is the cover for the soon-to-be-released ebook that includes first-anywhere publication of my story “What Can’t Be Salvaged, Yet Must Be.” Like all nine of the stories in this special themed entry in the ongoing series of horror ebooks from Bride of Chaos, Inc., it blends science fiction set in outer space with shudder-producing […]

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Horror Story Published

Today–just in time for Halloween–the ebook horror anthology 9 Tales Told In The Dark #18 has been released. My historical horror story “Holding Action” (set in the war-torn nightmare that was Paraguay in 1870) is among the stories included in this latest volume from Bride of Chaos, Inc. The book is available exclusively from Amazon and in […]

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Historical Horror Story Available

Here’s the cover art of the forthcoming ebook anthology that includes my historical horror story “Holding Action.” The book will be available October 22 from Amazon’s Kindle Store at a regular price of $2.99. But if you preorder, you can get it for only 99 cents! Here’s a link to the advance order site: […]

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New Erotic Horror E-Book Anthology

Here’s an advance look at the cover for Deadman’s Tome: Horrgasm–an e-book anthology collecting six sex-horror stories originally published in the word-press-based e-zine Deadman’s Tome. The editor describes my contribution (“The Vampire Nymph”) as “sizzling vampire sex served with a cold dish of irony.” Other contributors to the book include Ken Goldman, Marc Shapiro, Bob Freville, […]

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July 14th at The Grand Midway, Part 2

For the coffeehouse’s 3rd movie of the evening, Blair went off the (intentional) comedy theme with 300. Attendance was pretty thin tonight (owing to the hot humid temps, no doubt), mostly regulars. I’d been playing with the denizens of the Maison De Meow (the outdoor, 2-story feline play area on the side of the Grand Midway)–or trying […]

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2 Stories, a Poem Coming in April

Two of my stories (one horror, one Science Fiction) and a horrific poem are either out or just about to be released. My horror poem “Upon Encountering Your Ghost” is reprinted in issue 29 of the print magazine NIGHT TO DAWN, dated April but out already. Get info or order at You can also […]

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