and one of them wanders away,
will he not leave the ninety-nine on the hills
and go to look for the one that wandered off?
Hollow Land (second volume in the Dead Land series) coming December 2014...
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The time has come to eat countless batches of candy and snuggle up with a scary book! ;-) To help spread the Halloween spirit, here's some of my fav spooky horror quotes:
“Wendy? Darling? Light, of my life. I'm not gonna hurt ya. I'm just going to bash your brains in.”Read more of this blog post »
― Stephen Ki...
What w... Read more of this blog post »
I don't miss the 18-hour days. I don't miss the tight deadlines. I don't miss the stress and aggravation. I don't miss self-important public officials or arrogant cops.
I don't miss standing around crime scenes for... Read more of this blog post »
He's 3, so this will be his first year going out. He's got a ninja costume and is pretty happy.
I'm not sure he'll be too happy when I tell him he can't eat all that candy in one... Read more of this blog post »
The gas tank is topped off and the oil was changed yeste... Read more of this blog post »
the writers were scrambling to plot and to plan
Armed with paper and pen, and laptop and journal
They prepared to become aloof and nocturnal
Spouses and kids, and even the pets
all kept their heads low not daring to fret
for do not disturb the pa... Read more of this blog post »
Here's where you can start the series http://www.lulu.com/spotlight/Orbbelg...
Meanwhile, here's what the cover art might look like:https://www.facebook.com/Orbbelgguren... Read more of this blog post »
I had a lot of fun writing this one, and hope you enjoy it. =)
Ellen Dawn Benefield
Part One-The Little People
Kiyah heard the horses coming and scurried behind the rocks, stuffing the sacred herbs she’d gathered into her tunic. They were giants, hilanders perhaps. They were dressed like warriors. The giants were always at war with one an... Read more of this blog post »
After school, Amanda, a poised, blonde eleventh grader, works at Eastbrook’s big, airy barn a couple hours three days a week. Her jobs are to skip out the eight stalls, muck the manure, spread fresh fluffy shavings, scrub and fill the water buckets, bring in the horses from the pasture, and feed...Read more of this blog post »
2. A TALE OF TWO SISTERS. Korean horror at its best; strange; poetic; chilling, and with a fabulous twist in the tail. Don’t eat crisps; you’ll inhale them and choke.
3. THE WISHING STAIRS: More Korean horror: never has a close-up of a single bloo... Read more of this blog post »
I hope everyone has... Read more of this blog post »
Wow! Just Wow!
By PURPLE JEWELS on 30 October 2014
Format:... Read more of this blog post »
The Heart of Hanne... Read more of this blog post »
Charles Jonas Good (aka "Chalk), my
greatuncle and gardening inspiration.As a very small child I once “helped” my great uncle Chalk dig potatoes andpeanuts. He’d press the pitchfork into the ground with his boot and invite me to help him pull the handle back. When we did, roots and potatoes and p... Read more of this blog post »
Sully Minter noticed the car on the shoulder of the freeway and the young pretty woman with long raven hair looking inside her trunk. He braked slowly, pulled his pick-up truck behind the car some five yards, turned off the ignition, and got out of the car. As he approached the... Read more of this blog post »
Edgar Allan Poe ©CrisVector Deviant Art
I’m a total chicken when it comes to things that go bum...Read more of this blog post »
C.C. Read more of this blog post »
Go ahead and act like an asshole in front of my kids. Really, I’m fine with it.
Today I’m sharingexamples of how two people did just that this week, and why I’m okay with it, over on InThePowderRoom. CLICK HERE to read the full story.
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There’s this thing. A group is publishing who voted, when and their addresses. And sending out mailers to everyone giving out this information. They hope to shame people into voting.
It’s not cool. It’s not okay. And at least for me, it won’t work.
By: Rob Chandanais
Out me. Tell me neighbors and m...Read more of this blog post »
I’ve known about NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) for just about forever. I’m fairly sure I even signed up one year. But I’ve never made a concerted effort to participate before and I’ve certainly never been successful.50,000 words in a month is a hefty challenge.
I consider writing much l...Read more of this blog post »
Listening to (and belting out) Top 40 songs in the car is non-negotiable if you’re riding along with me. I love the bubble-gum-for-your-brain songs and gush over new pop tunes. However, I also identify as a feminist and am inclined to listen to these songs with critical ears, ready to... Read more of this blog post »
Of course, I hear voices...doesn't everyone?
Anyway, I had 3 projects o... Read more of this blog post »
“Let’s be clear,” I say as my way of a greeting as I slide into the backseat of the black government-owned car waiting outside my townhome. “If your hand so much as brushes across... Read more of this blog post »
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