Scary Horror Stories and Novels for Halloween

I talk a lot about Halloween movie marathons, Halloween toys, Halloween candy, and all manner of Autumn festivities, but I often neglect to mention horror stories. It’s a shame, really, that a horror writer would forget to discuss my scary stories and novels one could devour like a ravenous zombie during this, the most haunted

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Creepy Freebies and October 1st Halloween Movie Marathon Madness

Happy October! Oh yes.  After nearly two months of anticipation, the big month has finally arrived.  We’ve celebrated every celebrate-able moment of the season: the harvest moon, the autumnal equinox, the first day we spotted a leaf changing color, the first day we spotted Halloween items in a store…  Of course we have to celebrate

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Today It's All About Me: Halloween Book Signing

I don’t do this enough (or perhaps I do it too often?), but I have a big old stack of announcements that have been doled out piecemeal on Facebook and Twitter over the past weeks, and I want to get it all together in one place. I mean, here’s the thing.  I’m a horror writer,

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Halloween Horror Movie Marathon 2013

This is not the first time I’ve written about my horror movie  marathon exploits.  Nearly every year, around this time, I end up listing what I think are key movies to watch during October.  This year, however, I’m approaching it in a slightly different way. You see, I recently joined a Facebook group called Halloween Horror

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Harvest Moon Horror Movie Marathon and Halloween Hullabaloo

[UPDATE:  For more Halloween horror movie marathon lists and suggestions, go to my horror movie marathon category and see past posts!] This Halloween season continues to burst at the seams with riches  beyond  count, and as it does, I have attempted to celebrate every given moment of it.  This is especially true when the calendar bestows upon

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Halloween at Target

This Halloween season has been the best I can remember in years, and it isn’t even October yet.  There’s an embarrassment of riches occupying shelf space at the local shops, and of those many, toe-curling products, the one garnering the most publicity is the collection of Monster Cereals from General Mills.  This is especially true

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Dread Central's Box of Dread Unboxing

When I wake up shivering under my blankets in mid-September, it makes me smile.  It reminds me that only weeks away, the greatest season of the year will be upon us.  And really, for those of you like me, that season has already started. So it is for the amazing people over at DreadCentral.com, where

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Freddy in Space and Vultra Video Serve up the Horror

Today is a good day. It’s almost mid-September, we have a mere 51 days till Halloween, seasonal merchandise is flooding local shops, and I have received a free gift from Freddy in Space, courtesy of Vultra Video. It was a simple contest.  Make a comment on the Freddy in Space blog and receive an entry.

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This isn't a Halloween Countdown

Because I celebrate Halloween every day. And yet, if you visit my site at any point during the next two months, I can promise you’ll find something Halloweeny.  If not Halloweeny, then at least horrory.  If not horrory, then some other word with a “y” added to the end. Today, I’m here for one reason:

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You Should Start Celebrating Halloween Now

Hi. You should start celebrating Halloween now.  Orange and black goodies are starting to flood the shelves, and if you want to suck every last bit of pumpkin juice out of the season, well, get moving!  To help you on your way, I present two new offerings.  First is an article I wrote for Horrornovelreviews.com,

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