I want to be a part of it….
New York, New York!!!
Yup, it looks like I’m going, barring unforeseen circumstances. Catch you all the WHC. My wife treated me to a very early birthday present, springing for the hotel and registration fee. I’ve got Air Miles for travelling. I’m packing at least three manuscripts. I’m hitting the Big Apple, loaded for bear. Chewing gum and kicking ass and running out of bubblegum fast! The hotel suite is reserved, the registration charged – I’m committed. (or I ought to be).
Anybody who gets there catch my reading. Shake hands with me at the autograph session, (when you get bored hobnobbing with Joe Lansdale, F. Paul Wilson, Peter Straub, Jack Ketchum and all the others). Look for me at the Poetry Slam. Find me near any bar, getting drunk editors drunker.
* * *
Hands up everybody who watched LOST tonight. Wow, what an intriguing show. It just keeps getting weirder by the minute. Can’t wait to see how this all comes together.
Hurley was really great tonight. Rolling through the universe like a Hawaian Buddha. Locke is better than ever, what he did for the pregnant girl. Aw, dang, who cares that he wants to stay on the island. (if they could guarantee me internet access, I’d want to stay on the island).
This is really a kickass show.
* * *
It’s been a busy week for reviews. A couple at Horrorworld on Monday, a new one at Cemetery Dance Weekly today. I reviewed Bloodletting Press’s SIREN PROMISED, by Jeremy Robert Johnson and Alan Clarke. Definitely worth checking out.
Be sure to have a look at next week’s Cemetery Dance Weekly for my article and/or interview on Hard Case Crimes. They’re a brand new company with a line of dark noir novels written and published in the style of the old Gold Medal Brand pulp mysteries. They’ve also been lucky enough to bag a brand new Stephen King novel, THE DAKOTA KID. Seems they sent him their line-up of books and asked Mr. King for a blurb, and he said he was fresh out of blurbs could he write them a novel instead? In any case, this company is definitely worth checking out. Their first release, Lawrence Block’s GRIFTER’S GAME had an ending that was absolutely horrifying. Knock your socks off kind of stuff.
Stuff? What the fuck is stuff? I’ll tell you. It’s a sign that it’s getting too late to write coherently. I’m calling it quits for tonight.
Yours in horror,
PLEASE BUY ME A CUP OF COFFEE TODAY.
BUY MY BOOKS ON AMAZON!
BUY MY BOOKS ON KOBO
BUY MY BOOKS ON SMASHWORDS!
BUY MY BOOKS ON GOOGLE PLAY!
PLEASE – Sign Up For My Mailing List
Top Posts & Pages
- Day 6 at NaNoWriMo - Making a To-Do List
- How many ways can you say "he said"???
- Writing Blindly - When You Don't Know Where A Story Is Going
- Cabbage Night, Colcannon and Creativity
- Kindle Unlimited - Is it worth it?
- My Latest Writing Project
- Can a "Bulletproof Vest" Also Stop a Knife?
- Kodachrome - more than just your average road movie
- SUDDEN DEATH OVERTIME - a perfect combination of hockey, vampires and canlit!
- RT @jay_lemming: Get FREE copies of great selection of horror, fantasy, fantasy, sci-fi or thrillers during the 2018 Summer Scares giveaway… 12 hours ago
- RT @mike_noble: The news about @BrianKeene catching on fire has overshadowed the news about him showing up as a hardass officer in @Stephen… 12 hours ago
- York County horror novelist @BrianKeene faces a horror of his own, suffering severe burns ydr.com/story/opinion/… via @ydrcom 12 hours ago
- Pretentious Title: How I Went From Writing 2,000 Words a Day to 10,000 Words a Day: thisblogisaploy.blogspot.com/2011/06/how-i-… 14 hours ago
- RT @BrianKeene: My new book, END OF THE ROAD, is up for preorder from @CemeteryDance. It comes with a free bonus @JohnUrbancik chapbook and… 14 hours ago
- 87,737 hits