Self-Publishing Virtual Event April 22, 2022 8pm

Join Gamma Xi Phi Brothers Steven Van Patten, Kirk Johnson & Marc L Abbott for this in-depth discussion on the do’s and don’ts of self-publishing, Friday, April 22 nd at 8 pm. These self-published authors will discuss some of the misconceptions behind self-publishing and what it takes to get your work out to your readers.Continue reading “Self-Publishing Virtual Event April 22, 2022 8pm”

45 Black Men in Horror list by author Sumiko Saulson is now out!

Sumiko Saulson is a science-fiction, fantasy and horror writer and graphic novelist. This Award-Winning author has compiled a list of 45 Black Men in Horror and links to their work that you should be reading. Check out the list on her website. And while you’re there, check out her amazing work found in her menus.

Beyond The Tropes returns with The Vampire Evolution in March

My Beyond the Tropes workshop series with the Center for Fiction returns March 27th and it’s going to have a lot of bite; The Vampire Evolution workshop. For more information and to register for this session click here. In this session, we will read four vampire novels beginning with Bram Stoker’s classic Dracula. We willContinue reading “Beyond The Tropes returns with The Vampire Evolution in March”

Even In The Grave Kickstarter Campaign is now live

I am excited to announce the launch of the Kickstarter campaign for an anthology I am a contributing author to called Even in the Grave, a collection of ghost stories, coming from eSpec Books. Aside from offering preorders, the campaign also offers a ton of extras and bonuses in the form of digital reads andContinue reading “Even In The Grave Kickstarter Campaign is now live”

Slapface comes to Shudder

Next month, February, Jeremiah Kipp’s award winning horror film, Slapface, will premiere on Shudder. You can check out the trailer here. After the death of his mother, Lucas, a loner who lives in a rundown home with his brother Tom, regularly seeks solace in the nearby woods. With his only “friends” being a group ofContinue reading “Slapface comes to Shudder”

Storytelling at RISK! this Wednesday December 15th

Join me on Wednesday, 12/15/21 at 7:00 PM ET (4:00 PM PT) as I share a true story from my life on the RISK! true storytelling show. This holiday themed show will definitely take you back and get you in the mood for this festive season. This show will be presented live in person atContinue reading “Storytelling at RISK! this Wednesday December 15th”

The Speculative Fiction Academy

I am excited to announce the launch of the Speculative Fiction Academy. This online academy provides an environment where people interested in creating in the genre space can flourish.  Students will be able to learn about the things that interest them – faeries and vampires, warlocks and shapeshifters, and everything in between. They will learnContinue reading “The Speculative Fiction Academy”

Séance Report on Halloween Night

Join Marc L Abbott and horror writers Alp Beck, Teel James Glen and Loretta H. Campbell on October 31st for an evening of terrifying stories. Kew & Willow Books will be hosting Séance Report: A Virtual Horror Author Panel from 7:30pm – 8:30pm Halloween Night and you’re invited to tune in and listen as theContinue reading “Séance Report on Halloween Night”

Marc L Abbott returns to the Center for Fiction this fall with Beyond the Tropes: Family Secrets and Burdens Registration now open.

Every family has secrets and the burdens they carry can be intolerable. In the realm of speculative fiction, they can be down right scary. Find out for yourself as the Beyond the Tropes series returns to the Center for Fiction for its next set of sessions this fall. Marc L Abbott delves into the worksContinue reading “Marc L Abbott returns to the Center for Fiction this fall with Beyond the Tropes: Family Secrets and Burdens Registration now open.”

Meet the Authors and Hosts of Beef, Wine and Shenanigans this Friday at the Villains Hideout in Brooklyn, NY

Come out this Friday, July 23rd and meet Authors and BWS Hosts Steven Van Patten, Marc L Abbott and Kirk Johnson for an evening filled with horror and pizza at Villains Hideout. They will be on hand starting at 6:30 PM selling and signing copies of their novels Hell at Brooklyn Tea and the awardContinue reading “Meet the Authors and Hosts of Beef, Wine and Shenanigans this Friday at the Villains Hideout in Brooklyn, NY”