Category Archives: Dark and Gritty

Women in Horror Month

I listen to film scores…recreationally. I would say this is just a thing I do when writing, but it’s also when I’m driving, coloring with my kids, at work–it’s often, okay? I remember hearing one composer and thinking wow but not recognizing it … Continue reading

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World Horror Convention 2015: Why YOU Should Attend a Convention Too

I never thought I’d be lucky enough to attend a convention–let alone that my first would be a horror convention. After all, they’re far away, they cost admission, you pay travel expenses to get to them, hotel fees, food. It never … Continue reading

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The Faces of the Crying Girl

I am ecstatic to have my short story “Kara’” included in The Faces of the Crying Girl, an anthology composed of 12 different authors’ takes on Alexander Nader’s story “The Crying Girl”. HairBrained Press will release the anthology on April … Continue reading

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A Theory on Fear

First of all, Happy Halloween! With the season and all, I have been indulging in some creepy pastimes. Being the painfully inquisitive person that I am (no, seriously, people hate my incessant question-asking), I’ve spent a lot of time trying … Continue reading

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