Now it probably comes as no surprise that I’m a vampire girl. Have been intrigued with vamps for as long as I can remember. So when The Walking Dead came out, I just didn’t pay too much attention. I mean after all it was a show about zombies. Pffff, zombies! Then came all the buzz… read more.
I will freely admit that I have an odd way of looking at things. Maybe it’s because I like my stories just a step off and thus all the vampires, werewolves, witches, and ghosts that show in my stories even when I’m trying NOT to write them! But I think it hit an all time… read more.
I’ve always loved vampires…books, movies, TV shows (who didn’t watch the original Dark Shadows!) but it was an Irish writer who took my love of the undead to a new level. Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu’s short story “Carmilla” opened up a new world that ushered in a change in my life. When my mentor professor… read more.
I watched Abraham Lincoln Vampire Hunter last night. Didn’t really think I’d like it but I did! Surprisingly I liked it a lot. It made me think what it would be like if I lived my normal life and yet found myself in Abe’s shoes. If I was a vampire hunter: I would move with… read more.
Beauty is in the eye of the beholder is a phrase we’ve heard forever. The truth of it can’t be denied. Beauty really is different for each of us and that’s part of what makes the world so wonderful. The same is true of imagination. What seems normal and run of the mill to most… read more.
I know I’ve been away from here far too long. Have I been busy? Terribly. Have I neglected this blog? Absolutely. Have I learned anything while I’ve been away? Damn straight!! To kick off my return, how about the five things I’ve learned from vampires? Don’t give up. It might look like the end but it… read more.
It’s official, Crimson Vengeance, was released on Monday, April 18th. I had such a great time writing the book and partly because it is unusual. I know, I know, vampires are everywhere these days but it’s more than just a vampire story. It’s also a romance. I know, I know, romances are everywhere. But, it’s more than… read more.
So hop on over to Belinda McBride’s Wyld by Nature blog tomorrow, May 20th, for my post on vampires. www.belindam.blogspot.com You know how I love my vampires! Belinda has a Halloween theme going all month to be topped off on May 31st with a Halloween party. I’ll be there–how about you?
Yes, at long last I’ve written of the ever popular Dracula — in my own warped style of course. I’m particularly fond of my series with Loose Id (www.loose-id.com) and the band of evil hunters known as the Anima Mundi. I started book one on the trail of the infamous Blood Countess, Elizabeth Bathory. Book… read more.