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31 Dec 2017 Adios 2017 – Hola 2018!

It's been one helluva year for writing. PMMP published two of my books - my first collection (BABY POWDER AND OTHER TERRIFYING SUBSTANCES) and Book 2 in the Libros de Inferno trilogy (NIGHT ROADS), I finished a novel 18 months in the making *today* -...

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28 Dec 2017 I’m on Castle Rock Radio on YouTube!

Castle Rock Radio is now on YouTube with its own channel! Check out episode 23 here where Max Booth III and Lori Michelle had me on to talk about the novel Night Roads, make fun of Jonathan Franzen and discuss Stephen King's unsung masterpiece, The...

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18 Dec 2017 The Tough Questions

Bizarro Pulp Press asked me "The Tough Questions." Can you briefly describe an experience that played a role in how you wanted to develop NIGHT ROADS? I encountered one of my few periods of writer’s block (or what I think of as writer’s block) during the previous...

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05 Dec 2017 Training Your Brain for Shorts

Eddie Generous wrote this insightful article on training to write short stories by reading the best collections out there, preferably outside your own genre. So while the article focused on work by the likes of DH Lawrence, Joyce Carol Oates and Ursula K. LeGuin, among...

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02 Dec 2017 Why I Love George Stark

...or How I Learned to Embrace a Second Name. Castle Rock Radio had me on to talk about Stephen King's unsung novel, The Dark Half, with side trips into making fun of a famous author or two as well as our friends at This is...

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25 Nov 2017 Lucy Taylor Says His Name!

Dark fantasy and horror novelist Lucy Taylor reviewed MISTER WHITE on her blog and had this to say: "MR. WHITE is so good I found myself read­ing more slowly as I neared the end. Foster’s writ­ing is superb, and I wanted to savor every sen­tence. Truly a stand-​out...

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21 Nov 2017 Four Men Who Won’t Stay Dead

Luke Spooner of Carrion House laid it all out on the page with four illustrations of the Dead Men from NIGHT ROADS. As you can see from the pictures, each one is worse than the last. And if you haven't read DEAD MEN yet, Perpetual Motion...

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15 Nov 2017 IT’S ALIVE!!!!!!

Perpetual Motion Machine Publishing unleashed NIGHT ROADS on the world today. It's crazy to think that when I started writing DEAD MEN, I didn't realize I was beginning a trilogy. NIGHT ROADS was completed last year so it's been a long time coming - I'm...

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02 Nov 2017 The Terror in Inwood

What a delight it was to introduce both The Exorcist and Halloween for Inwood Art Works. Researching the background of each film was like discovering a treasure trove. Did you know that they looked at around 2000 actresses to play Regan MacNeil, and that Linda...

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31 Oct 2017 Pictures or it didn’t happen!

But the KGB Bar reading with John FD Taff, J. Daniel Stone, Erick Johnson (and providing a jolt of energy, Josh Malerman) did indeed happen. It was a great night of stories and I read (for the first time) from Night Roads-Libros de Inferno #2,...

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