Category Archives: shorts and excerpts

Heading to (Paranormal) Summer Camp

Paranormal Summer Camp Kick-Off is tomorrow! (Including a brand new short Harper story from me and other fabulous writers like Laura Anne Gilman, Kelly Gay, Veronica Wolff, Tiffany Trent, Vicki Petterson, Sophie Littlefield and lots more!) Not to mention: SWAG! … Continue reading

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Money is Nice

I got paid for my Clockwork Fables story today. I guess that makes it official. Amazon UK says it will be out in June of 2013 (James Bassett and Stephen Antczak, editors). (no word from Amazon anything else, yet.)

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Things Continue…

Steampunk fairy tale (“The Hollow Hounds”) revision is done and away. Now: proofing the paperback edition of DOWNPOUR. Then onto a New Project (ooo… shiny!)

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Short Progress Report

Mom is out of the hospital and back at home, doing very well. We all expect she’ll be back to her pre-norovirus self by the end of the week. Meanwhile I’m busy on the short story (“The Hollow Hounds”) for … Continue reading

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Free Short Story

As promised: I have put up a previously unpublished Harper Blaine short mystery on my site. The pdf download is free, so go get it and spread the joy to your friends!

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Free Stuff for 24 hours!

To promote his new book, WEREWOLF SMACKDOWN,Mario Acevedo is giving away free stuff for 24 hours, starting at 12:01 am March 23rd through 11:59 pm, on his site, including a never-before available Harper Blaine short by me. Go check out … Continue reading

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A German Werewolf for Christmas

I’m utterly over the moon: the German book site Das Lituratur-Cafe has put up a German audio translation of my Christmas werewolf story “The Werewolf Before Christmas” today. This free download is a promo for the German version of the … Continue reading

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Publication Comes Along on Little Cat Feet…

Imagine my surprise when I opened my new issue of Crimespree magazine today and found a story I’d sent them about… four or five years ago. I’d assumed the file had gone feral and escaped into the wilds of Milwaukee … Continue reading

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