Fantasy. History. Mystery. Monsters.

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Here’s the latest news:

I’m working on movies!

…my original short, “Singles’ Mingle” will be filming in November, under the direction of the awesome S. Jacob Pinger…

…and mystery!

…I’m working on a story about a Gilded Age gangster who crosses paths with a djinni…

…and Stories! Here’s the latest:

Coming up:

 “Haunted Nights,” a speculative fiction collection from the dynamic editing duo of Ellen Datlow and Lisa Morton, is now available in bookstores and online.  The volume features sixteen never-before-published tales about our darkest holiday, Halloween. The collection includes works by Seanan Maguire, Stephen Graham Jones, Jonathan Maberry … and me.  I will be will signing books at Mysterious Galaxy bookstore in San Diego on November 12. I will also be doing a reading and telling ghost stories with others writers of horror fiction, as part of the North Hollywood Lit Crawl on October 25, at Pitfire Pizza, from 9-9:45pm,.

Advance reviews for “Haunted Nights”  have been very good:

“Halloween brings out the best in horror writers, as this fright-packed anthology of 15 new stories with Halloween themes demonstrates.”  Publishers Weekly

“Blumhouse and Anchor have aligned a magnificent assortment of talent to creep us out during our favorite time of year. Make no mistake: Haunted Nights is a must-read this Halloween!” Horror Novel Reviews

“If you’re looking for a book that will get you in the mood for a scary Halloween, this one will do it.  These stories chill and might even make you a bit ill.  This is the dark side of horror.” The Book Faerie