10 Cringe-worthy Reads That’ll Make you Scream (with delight)

Vampires, Witches, and Ghosts...oh my!! Are you looking forward to Halloween as much as I am? Beyond consuming copious amounts of fun-size chocolate (don't judge me, it's Halloween), I always love to get in the spirit by reading a creepy story. For the blog today, I've pulled together some of my new favorites as well … Continue reading 10 Cringe-worthy Reads That’ll Make you Scream (with delight)

Fun Friday: Cringe-worthy YA Monsters

Happy Fun Friday! In anticipation for Halloween's arrival, the Society of YA Storytellers are posting on the topic of Top YA Monsters this week. Lately, I've had the fortune to happen upon several indie YA novels that I really like, and wouldn't ya know it? They always have a monster or villain that makes you … Continue reading Fun Friday: Cringe-worthy YA Monsters

YA Indie Carnival: Spooky, Scary, Eerie

Happy Halloween EveryBODY! Muwhahaha! In the "spirit" of the holiday, this week's YA Indie Carnival posts are about the Spooky, the Scary, & the Eerie. That puts me in mind of a fave ghost story from my hometown. In the mid 1800s, there was an old man by the name of Deluse. He lived alone … Continue reading YA Indie Carnival: Spooky, Scary, Eerie

Sneak Peek: Shadows Rising

Here's the scoop... I'm currently wrapping up Shadows Rising (Book 4, Midnight Guardian series) with a tentative Halloween release. The fourth installment begins with the kidnapping of Keira's charge, toddler Drew Hayes. Keira Ryan is pretty much like any midwestern teen girl. Pretty much, except for the fact that she's a guardian, an ancient species dedicated to … Continue reading Sneak Peek: Shadows Rising

Best Indie Scares

YA Indie Carnival fans, you're in for a special treat this week. It's Best Indie Scares...BOO! I've got two for you, a recommendation and an excerpt. 1) The Recommendation For a chilling Halloween read, check out Beyond the Veil: A Ghost Story Anthology by fellow indie carnival author Rachel Coles. I highly recommend it. I remember reading … Continue reading Best Indie Scares

My Buffy Top Twelve for the Holiday

Indie author K.C. Blake recently posted her top twenty picks for her favorite Supernatural episodes. Being the tv-ophile that I am, this has inspired me. I started thinking of my all-time favorite TV show, Buffy the Vampire Slayer (yes, I am a diehard Whedonite). So, just in time for Halloween, may I present my top dozen … Continue reading My Buffy Top Twelve for the Holiday