Monthly Archives: July 2009

World Horror 2011 website live!

The World Horror Austin Committee is pleased to announce that the WHC 2011 website is now up and running.  We are prepared to take registrations for both con membership and dealers’ space. Special thanks to web mistress Gabrielle Faust for … Continue reading

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Weekend Recap and Buy! Buy! Buy!

Toured the hotel we’ll be using for World Horror 2011 again this weekend, this time with Boyd Harris and Joe McKinney, who will be handling the program book and dealers’ room respectively.  I’m continually struck by how incredible the hotel is.  I … Continue reading

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Examining the first wave of Fantastic Fest movies

Last week, Fantastic Fest announced their first wave of movies.  I’ve always enjoyed the way the roll out information on the year’s festival slate a little at a time.  It helps build anticipation.  Last year, I had at least two … Continue reading

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Lack of sleep and The Curse of the Spiral

So, I’ve decided to try a new writing schedule.  I’ve been having problems leaving work at work, and that makes it really tough to get into a writing frame of mind.  I was still getting my writing done, but some … Continue reading

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WHC 2011 logo unveiled!

Thanks to Gabrielle Faust for the design.  Excitement is building!

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An Accidental Crime

A few weeks ago, I mentioned that I was having a very strange Monday.  A few folks asked why, but I didn’t really give any details.  I was waiting for things to quiet down so I’d have time to write … Continue reading

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The Monster Outside the Closet

Nicholas Kaufmann writes a monthly column for Fear Zone called The State of the Genre.  It’s a great read, and one everybody should look up.  Nick’s one of the smartest folks we’ve got in this genre. This month, Nick tackles … Continue reading

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Quick Correction

Looking through my files, I see my story “The Message” is scheduled to appear in Cemetery Dance Issue 62, the special William Peter Blatty issue. That’s some excellent company, right there!  Issue should be out in September.

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