A Death in New Orleans

My heart in broken into a million little pieces and I’ve been wandering the streets of the French Quarter and Lower Garden District collecting the shards. There’s a piece on Wilkinson, there’s a sliver in Bywater, there’s a large jagged hunk under a tree in Holt Cemetery. What pieces I can find, I bring back […]

(since the actual review site is limiting me to 2,000 characters I’m posting the full review here) I discovered this gem of a place while scrambling for lodgings a week before the Super Bowl and smack dab in the middle of pre-Mardi Gras Festivities – I know, I completely forgot. Beatriz and Rita were nothing […]

New Orleans is one of those fabled towns people talk about visiting. It has its own history separate from other cities, and a magic that thrums throughout the streets day or night. I finally got a chance to visit that city (and I’ll be able to write it off as a business expense!) during the middle […]

Back in 2005, I was a unpublished writer scouring listings for places to submit. I’d been actively submitting my short stories to all sorts of markets, mostly magazines I knew or had heard good things about. In a desperate reach I punched into Google “horror submissions short story”and lo and behold saw a call for […]