Registration for the Limestone Genre Expo is now open! Register in advance to save $5 on the admission price! The Limestone Genre Expo is a fun, interactive event for readers and writers of genre fiction in Kingston Ontario, including sci-fi, fantasy, romance, horror, and speculative fiction. I took part last year, and it was amazing … More Limestone Genre Expo
Speculative fiction has become my new favourite term, because it’s dropped a big, cozy blanket over all of my most cherished genres of fiction. But this, of course, raises a Pressing Question that I presented to readers: Of all the sub-genres wrapped up in speculative fiction, which is your absolute favourite? There were plenty to … More Pressing Questions
What’s your favourite sub-genre of speculative fiction? Answer now and receive a FREE copy of my latest release, Whispers! “Speculative fiction” has become my new favourite term, because it’s dropped a big, cozy blanket over all of my most cherished genres of fiction. But this, of course, raises a Pressing Question: Of all the sub-genres … More Win a FREE ebook!
Today is the day, my friends. It’s finally here! A loving mother returned from the grave. A vampire fallen prey to her own kind. A young girl who can set the night aflame. These are the whispered stories of the night’s darkest creatures. Zombies, werewolves, ghosts, and other things that never found a name; this … More It’s finally here…
Earlier this week, I finally decided that my manuscript was ready to be passed along to my reading group. Over the next few weeks, six people will be reading Whispers, and sending along their edits and critiques. I deeply appreciate everyone who agreed to help out; you’re helping to make this book the very best … More Early Reading Group
#3 – Sunshine, by Robin McKinley Sunshine is the only novel by Robin McKinley that I’ve actually found the time to read (although I hear she has a Beauty and the Beast retelling that I would absolutely adore) but this single story was enough to cement her name in my mind. Her writing is absolutely … More #3 – Sunshine, by Robin McKinley
Today is the very last day to get Sunshine for FREE! Visit Smashwords now, before time runs out. Click “Add to cart”, and use coupon code VK68D at the checkout to get 100% off the listed price. At midnight tonight, Sunshine will return to it’s original price; get this speculative fiction novella for free while … More Last Chance!
Postscripts to Darkness is an Ottawa-based anthology of dark fiction and illustrations. We print volumes twice yearly, and while we include work from writers and artists all over the world, we give ample space to local creators, emerging or established. While we are open to a variety of approaches and styles, we are interested in … More Postscripts to Darkness, Vol. III: Available Now!
In preparation for the release of its third volume (expected to be available in March), Postscripts to Darkness has released a teaser from my short story “The Drawer,” and its accompanying illustration, which will be included in volume III. “Shocked by the audacity of sound and its disappearance, she peered over her shoulder for an … More “The Drawer” Teaser now available!
Last night was Postscripts to Darkness Pre-Halloween Monster Book Bash at Collected Works Bookstore in Ottawa. Editors Sean Moreland and Aalya Ahmad both attended, as well as contributors to Postscripts to Darkness volumes I, II, and III, and the night included readings, art displays, and horror trivia. I was one of six talented readers. Amal … More Reading at PstD Pre-Halloween Monster Book Bash