Tuesdays with Ana: A time to read, and a time to write

I’m with you Ana. Last night I actually watched an entire movie in one sitting. I can’t remember the last time I was able to just do that. ♡

Anastasia Vitsky

I’m not a huge fan of folk music, but one song has always tugged at my heart. “Turn! Turn! Turn! (to Everything There Is a Season)” by Pete Seeger is the sort of song that’s played on the radio, in films, and in many popular contexts. Add the Biblical text of the lyrics, and it’s a song that speaks to a broad range of people at key moments of their lives. Wikipedia tells me that twenty-nine artists and groups have performed a cover of the song, ranging from Tori Amos to Bruce Springsteen to Dolly Parton to The Byrds.

This recording of Mary Hopkin singing the song in Welsh (her native tongue) stopped me in my tracks. She recorded an English version of the song as an audition (when she was 18 and looked about 14) that’s sweet and shows off her voice, but the Welsh version is stunning. There’s…

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Another Writing Contest: Earn Cash and Publication Alongside Jack Ketchum, Jonathan Maberry, John Everson, Alison Littlewood, Tim Lebbon and MORE!

Ummm. Now that is fun.

Horror Novel Reviews


Our new anthology, Pieces of Everything features a lot of top notch authors, including: Jack Ketchum, Jonathan Maberry, William Meikle, John Everson, Tim Lebbon, Hunter Shea, Alison Littlewood, Frazer Lee and a whole lot more.

It is, to date, our greatest anthology thanks to a group of wonderful authors willing to support us just as much as we’re willing to support them. And we appreciate that greatly, and find genuine satisfaction in being able to continue pushing their work in the direction of the masses.

And now, it’s time to run another contest, which will differ significantly from past contests.

Let me share all the details:

Topic/Theme: OPEN! You can write about anything you’d like, just so long as it incorporates a bit of the macabre, outlandish or science fiction.

Word Count: Do not exceed 4,000 words.

Formats: Submit your stories in either .doc, .docx or…

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Elemental Passions: Volume 1 is live…A new Erotic Romance

Rhavensfyre: Award winning author of lesbian fiction

 ImageNew Erotic Romance by Rhavensfyre and Erzabet Bishop.

                                        Two stories in one release…and hotter than Hades.

Elemental Passions is a series of lesbian erotic/romantic short stories by Rhavensfyre, along with a guest Author. Inside each volume you will find passion and desire with an elemental twist. Whether a Goddess or a nymph hidden in the fields and forest, a spirit or demon, these women all have one thing in common—love and lust and an appreciation for the female form.

Two short stories are included in this volume, by two different Author’s.

The Potter’s Wheel
Would you dare love a Goddess?
Selene works with the earth, finding solace in the way the clay forms beneath hands that tremble and betray her. The memory of a lost love eludes her, until one day a woman like no other wanders into her shop and reminds her that there is a Goddess…

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