Category Archives: horror writers

Behind “A Curiosity of Shadows”

Early in 2010, I was invited to join a retreat of horror writers at a historic mansion in Northern California. I knew several of the other authors by name and reputation, but the only other person I knew personally was … Continue reading

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5 Questions for Jennifer Brozek

I’ve known Jennifer Brozek through the Horror Writers Association for years. She was kind enough to invite me to guest post on her blog when the first edition of Wish You Were Here came out in 2013 (here, if you’re … Continue reading

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FogCon recap

My home life is still…complicated. My kid’s headaches are still out of control and the weeklong treatment at UCSF in January only seems to have made things worse. Getting away to FogCon last weekend was the first break I’ve had … Continue reading

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5 Questions with E. M. Markoff

I’m not sure when Eileen and I first met in person.  Was it at the Bay Area Book Festival in Berkeley last summer? I know for certain she came to the SFinSF reading I did with Dana Fredsti and Erica Mailman … Continue reading

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5 Questions with Dana Fredsti and David Fitzgerald

I met Dana Fredsti in February 1990, which boggles my mind. Back then, I was living in the Haight-Ashbury neighborhood and a friend brought her by. She wrote for Death’s Garden: Relationships with Cemeteries and many issues of Morbid Curiosity magazine, … Continue reading

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