Upcoming Live Stream

This is a brief post to announce an upcoming Live Stream to celebrate the launch of Carmilla's Ghost. You can join us on YouTube on 9 November 2021 at 8:30 PM Central Time. During the stream, I will talk about the book, some of the stories that inspired it, some of the stories involved in … Continue reading Upcoming Live Stream

Age Appropriateness

Yesterday, a friend asked me if my book were appropriate for her eight-year-old daughter, even though I have repeatedly and consistently described the book as a dark urban fantasy for adult readers. Her counterargument was that her daughter is "mature for her age." That is true, but even a mature eight-year-old is still an eight-year-old. … Continue reading Age Appropriateness