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Reading Your Own Work

I love to read from my books in public. I love the silence that descends as the audience grows rapt. More than that, I love to hear the crowd react to my words, noting when they gasp or if they laugh. 840 more words

Writing Advice

Bringing the Morbid to WorldCon

I’m off to WorldCon in Kansas City this week!  I will be staffing the SFWA Suite from 9-11 AM on Friday and Saturday, then hanging out at the Broad Universe table in the Dealers Room from 1-3 PM on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. 277 more words

The Dangerous Type

Broad Universe at WorldCon

Broad Universe is an international nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting, encouraging, honoring, and celebrating women writers and editors in science fiction, fantasy, horror and other speculative genres.  158 more words

The Dangerous Type

Shadows: New Book Trailer and Author Reading

Hello My Freaky Darlings,

I had some fun this week making a new book trailer for Shadows as well as filming me reading the first scene from the book for you. 113 more words

Horror

Sjón Reads Moonstone!

Last week we had the pleasure of listening to Sjón the author of Moonstone read an extract from his book. And it was really nice to see my book cover design all lined up in the background too. Hurrahs!!

Book Design

Borderlands hosts another Sponsors Open Mic

This Friday, May 20, Borderlands Bookstore celebrates its sponsors with another in its series of Sponsors’ Open Mics at 7:00 pm.

From the Borderlands newsletter:  “Borderlands’ sponsors are an intelligent, talented, and diverse group of people, and many of them are writers!   232 more words

As Above So Below

An evening with Spoken Ink

As writers, it’s a joy to share our work. While we may read for only five or ten minutes, we’ve deliberated over the piece for hours; coming back weeks, months and even years later to fine-tune the work. 51 more words

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