Monthly Archives: May 2014

The Weekly Morbid

What with all the traveling and tour-taking, things have been developing slowly here, but I’ve got a couple of new pieces up online for your morbid perusal: Scoutie Girl published my reflections on trying to convey my admiration for Joan … Continue reading

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Teenaged Wizards with Bad Attitudes

The Magicians by Lev Grossman My rating: 4 of 5 stars I tore through this book over the course of a long weekend, but even as I read, I promised myself I would reread it someday so I could savor … Continue reading

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Back from WHC and Done Partying for a while

The World Horror Convention in Portland went pretty well for me.  I didn’t come home with any new offers of work, but I didn’t go in expecting them either.  Mostly, this con was about seeing and being seen.  I had … Continue reading

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World Horror in Portland

Just a few more days until the World Horror Convention opens in Portland! I cannot wait to go. I’ve never spent the night in Portland, so I’m looking forward to getting to know it better. Here is my schedule for … Continue reading

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Dreaming in black & white

My heart goes out to the people suffering from this week’s tornadoes.  I grew up in tornado country and have vivid memories of tornado drills.  Watching the Weather Channel terrifies me. I used to have this recurring dream when I … Continue reading

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