Brad C. Hodson's Blog

April 1, 2014

Florida Poker Pro Foils Two Airport Robberies A pair of gutsy escapes in one day Nowadays, poker has cemented its status as a legitimately exciting sport with a passionate fan base. Both the World Series of Poker (WSOP) and the World Poker Tour (WPT) enjoy the perks of international television broadcast coverage. From the sharp-tongued […]
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Published on April 01, 2014 11:28 • 11 views

October 17, 2013

Today’s Halloween post comes courtesy of the Horror Writers Association. Head on over to their Halloween Haunts and check out my recommendations for horror films that may have flown under the radar – but that you should be watching this month. While there, stick around and read a few other posts. Halloween Haunts is HWA’s […]
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Published on October 17, 2013 12:54 • 30 views

October 16, 2013

When the leaves change color and the wind cools, we find ourselves imagining what could be lurking in the shadows, what could be waiting in closets and under beds and inside dank, dark spaces. It’s a time that, whether through tradition or the influence of pop culture, begins to conjure images of ghosts. And, if […]
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Published on October 16, 2013 13:42 • 27 views

October 14, 2013

    That magical time of year is here once again. The skies are a little grayer, the air a little chillier. Multicolored leaves dance their way down the street in the embrace of a cool wind. Candles flicker from inside the hollow eyes of a pumpkin and ghosts cavort across our television screens. And, […]
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Published on October 14, 2013 19:33 • 20 views

June 19, 2013

““I’m not going to lay down in words the lure of this place. Every great writer in the land, from Faulkner to Twain to Rice to Ford, has tried to do it and fallen short. It is impossible to capture the essence, tolerance, and spirit of south Louisiana in words and to try is to […]
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Published on June 19, 2013 20:07 • 47 views

April 11, 2013

Why are you crying? Are you hungry? Here, eat. Why are you still crying? Maybe you’re full. Let me burp you. Why are you still crying? Do you want to be put down? No? Held? No? Maybe it’s too quiet, let me put on some music. Too loud? I’ll turn the music off. Wanna dance? Sit [...]
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Published on April 11, 2013 17:50 • 40 views

December 21, 2012

I love Christmas. I love the lights and the Christmas trees and even the shopping. I love bundling up against the cold weather and how everyone seems a little cheerier, just a little lighter and happier, even with the stress of the holidays. And I especially love Christmas music. But there’s a dark underbelly to [...]
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Published on December 21, 2012 11:04 • 42 views

November 14, 2012

The incomparable Lisa Morton recently invited me to be a part of a round robin interview series. While I figure out which writers to send this on to, here are my answers. 1) What is the working title of your next book? The Mud Angel. 2) Where did the idea come from for the book? From [...]
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Published on November 14, 2012 17:30 • 32 views

November 6, 2012

My novel DARLING is now available on several ebook formats! Just click your favorite vendor below: Crossroads Press Amazon / Kindle Barnes and Noble / Nook Smashwords / Every version known to man For more information about DARLING, please visit its site.  
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Published on November 06, 2012 17:51 • 31 views

October 31, 2012

To the Autumn People: `Tis All Hallow’s Eve. The skies are grey and a chill wind blows. I’ve come across a few Halloween treats to offer today and so I thought I’d combine them all into one post. Enjoy! SKELETON FOUND IN OVERTURNED TREE Hurricane Sandy blew an ancient oak tree over and workers found [...]
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Published on October 31, 2012 11:04 • 23 views