Monthly Archives: August 2014

Wanted: Artist for B is for Broken

There’s probably a much better way of doing this, but I don’t know, because I’ve never done it before :-p I need art for B is for Broken. Usually when I need art for a project I either buy it … Continue reading

Published: Matches

Ruminate #32

My poem, Matches, is in the most recent issue of Ruminate Magazine, which was published just this week. Matches may very well be my most poem-y poem ever and I’m incredibly proud of it. If you’d like to check out … Continue reading

New Newsletter

I just sent the following email out to my old newsletter subscribers. It was, uh, less than successful, so I’m posting it here as well in case a few more people might see it. And also as a sort of … Continue reading

Apocalyptic Blog Train

A is for Apocalypse edited by Rhonda Parrish, cover design by Jonathan Parrish

Holy smokes! The last couple weeks have been a blur. Partly because of other projects, but also partly because of the release of A is for Apocalypse. It’s here! Out and available for purchase and reading. It hasn’t really been … Continue reading

Yellowstone Super Volcano

A plume of ash rises from a volcano erupting under the Eyjafjallajokull volcano, Hvolsvollur, Iceland, Wednesday, May 5, 2010. (AP Photo/Brynjar Gauti)

I don’t know how long I’ll have internet, or power, or… Before things go dark, in case anyone out there is still reading the internet for more than information about the nearest shelter, I just wanted to say it’s been … Continue reading

Metastasis Update

If you’ve been reading my blog for a while now, you may recall that Metastasis was the top-selling print book for Wolfsinger Publications in 2013 and I said, “Can we be the best selling print title two years in a … Continue reading

zOctober 2014

In October I’m going to participate in zOctober 2014 at My Book Addiction. I’m also hoping to have a few zombie-centric things going on at my blog here (though nothing quite as intense as the Summer of Zombie Blog Tour). … Continue reading

Fae Launch Party at WWC 2014

We held the Canadian launch of Fae this past weekend at When Words Collide in Calgary. I was so nervous. SO nervous. I’d never hosted a book launch before, hell, I’d never even spoken at a convention before*. So. Freaking. … Continue reading

When Words Collide Conversations

My tattoo, on the inside of my left forearm. Art by Kat Hayes.

I love writing conventions. I’ve only been to a few, but every time I leave feeling exhausted, but also invigorated, inspired and motivated. During his pre-convention marketing workshop Mark Leslie spoke about serendipity and creating the opportunity to make connections … Continue reading

Published: Beneath

I love this cover art! Even more, I love that it’s a publication I get to add to my Ego Shelf because it contains one of my poems 🙂 Beneath, originally published by Every Day Poets, is included in the … Continue reading

Published: Vampiric Fluff

My poem, Vampiric Fluff, has been reprinted in this anthology edited by Carol Hightshoe, These Vampires Don’t Sparkle. I’ve previously described the poem as my ‘flufftastic iambic tetrameter vampire poem’ and really, I think I picked that description because I … Continue reading