Interview with novelist James Vella-Bardon

–> Author James Vella-Bardon helps me wrap up the week by chatting with me about his new novel, The Sheriff’s Catch. Bio: James was born and raised in Malta, an island nation steeped in the millennia of history. As a boy he often caught a rickety old bus to the capital of Valletta, where he Read More

Interview with dark fiction author Sue Rovens

Dark fiction author Sue Rovens is here today and we’re chatting about her new suspense/horror novel, Track 9.                                                 Bio: Sue Rovens is a suspense/horror indie author who is an active member of the Chicago Writers Association. Her two novels, Badfish and Track 9, are available in both paperback and Kindle formats. A third novel Read More

Interview with magician, entertainer, and author Arjay Lewis

Arjay Lewis joins me today to talk about his new horror paranormal novel, The Muse: A Novel of Unrelenting Terror. Bio: Arjay Lewis (aka R.J. Lewis) is an award-winning author, entertainer and magician. He has experienced every level of show business from street-performing to Broadway. Arjay’s published stories have appeared in H.P. Lovecraft Magazine of Read More

Interview with dark fiction author Samie Sands

Dark fiction author Samie Sands is here today to chat with me about her new horror sci-fi novel, Lockdown. During her virtual book tour, Samie will be awarding a $10 Amazon or Barnes and Noble (winner’s choice) gift card to a randomly drawn winner; and three additional people will win a print copy of a Read More

Interview with debut YA thriller author Teri Polen

My holiday guest is YA horror/thriller author Teri Polen. She’s chatting with me about Sarah.   During her virtual book tour, Teri will be awarding a $25 Amazon or Barnes and Noble gift card (winner’s choice) to a lucky randomly drawn winner. To be entered for a chance to win, use the form below. To increase Read More

Interview with new adult dark fiction author Q.L Pearce

My special guest for the start to this holiday weekend is Q.L. Pearce. She’s chatting with me about her new adult novel, a dark fiction work titled Spine Chillers. It’s the first in a new series and is a collection of spine-tingling ghost stories. Bio: Q.L. Pearce is the author of more than 120 books Read More

Interview with middle grade author Aric Cushing

Today’s special guest is Aric Cushing. Our topic is Vampire Boy, Aric’s new middle grade fantasy, humor, horror novel. Bio: Aric Cushing is the author who recently discovered and published commentaries by literary great Charlotte Perkins Gilman (Lost Essays, editor). He is also the co-founder of The Los Angeles Fear and Fantasy Film Festival. After Read More

Interview with short story writer Micah Castle

Short story writer Micah Castle is here today telling me about his weird fiction/horror collection, The Stone Man and Other Weird Tales. Bio: Micah is a person who writes short stories, mainly horror, weird fiction, and Lovecraftian. While away from the keyboard, he enjoys hiking nature trails, playing with his animals, listening to a wide Read More

Interview with humorist short story writer Kathy Bryson

Short story writer Kathy Bryson is here today and we’re talking about her funny new collection of fantasy-horror-zombie shorts called Giovanni Goes to Med School (The Med School Series Book 1). Bio: Kathy Bryson knew she wanted to be a writer when she finished reading through her school and local children’s libraries. She honed her Read More

Special excerpt from dark fiction novel Lost in Wonderland by Nicky Peacock

Today I have a special excerpt for the first book in the new dark fiction YA series, The Twisted and the Brave. It’s called Lost in Wonderland, by Nicky Peacock. During her virtual book tour, Nicky will be awarding a $10 Amazon gift card, an e-copy of Lost in Wonderland, an e-copy of the Battle of the Read More