Friday Links: Weeping Women, Horror-Writing Robots, and Ghostly Novels

I had wanted to write an actual blog post for the back half of this week, but it turns out that after a week of writing and pitching freelance articles, I just don’t have the brain power for anything too thinky. Normally when that happens I would just update you on how the book is … More Friday Links: Weeping Women, Horror-Writing Robots, and Ghostly Novels

Monday Motivation

Here’s the replay of this morning’s Facebook Live, in which I discuss my writing obligations for this week and set myself a challenge. Featuring a cameo appearance by Pete the Chihuahua. PS – Could Facebook have picked out a less flattering thumbnail shot?

Restless Oklahoma: What is Going on in Dewey Public Schools?

  Gross-Tinz, Germany, 1892: a ten-year-old girl develops a tremor in her right hand, which quickly escalates to full-body seizures. Soon after, 19 other students are similarly afflicted. Doctors are stumped as to the cause. Montreal, 1894: at a ladies’ seminary, sixty students suffer mysterious seizures with no known medical cause. Bellevue, Louisiana, 1939: a … More Restless Oklahoma: What is Going on in Dewey Public Schools?

Character Inspiration: Chris Wilson

Christine “Chris” Wilson, the protagonist in Kindred Spirits and subsequent books in the series, started out as a supporting character in the original Restless Spirits. Ron Wilson’s younger sister, Chris has an ability to see and communicate with spirits that manifested when she was a child, shortly after the death of their mother. Chris was integral in helping … More Character Inspiration: Chris Wilson

NaNoWriMo, an update on my dog, and a Bound Spirits progress report

Happy National Novel Writing Month to those who are participating this year! I’m not, because I’ve still got six-and-a-alf chapters left to write on Bound Spirits, but I’m hoping to tap into the collective creative energy that’s in the air this month to make that last push to the finish line. But if you’re in … More NaNoWriMo, an update on my dog, and a Bound Spirits progress report