Tag Archives: fear

A Game called Fear

My 8-y-old daughter has recently attended a so-called safety training in school, the kind where kids are supposed to learn to say no to unwanted attention, and to identify bullies and manipulative strategies and such. Coach tried to make it … Continue reading

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It’s Not All

Hey, you.¬†You who still remember. The nice, balmy evening. The friend who wanted a drink. The quick stop at the gas station. The harsh, angry voice, snarling at you to get out, they don’t serve niggers. It’s not all whites. … Continue reading

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I’m back. What did I miss?

November is over, and so is NaNoWriMo. I won. I’m not getting the T-shirt, though. I sorta cheated, but the again, I didn’t. I started my current writing project in October already, so went into NaNo with 19k words already … Continue reading

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Stop it. Just stop it.

I, like everybody else, have read the news, the Facebook posts, the Twitter feeds, the memes, and the subsequent discussions, these past days. I saw people tri-coloring their faces. Complaints about the lack of coverage of anything but Paris in … Continue reading

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Out now: Gifts from the Dark – A Miscellany of Dread

It’s here, it’s creepy, it’s spooky, it’s wonderful and I’m so happy to be a part of this and so proud of everyone involved! Now, why should you get a copy? 1, because it’s got me in it. What do … Continue reading

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