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Morbid Is as Morbid Does · 1W ago

Summer is fading fast

This is not how I thought the summer would go: full of doctor appointments and hospital visits.  I assumed that the neurologist we saw four days after school got out would have all the answe...
Morbid Is as Morbid Does · 3W ago

Signing at Barnes & Noble in Flint

This coming Saturday afternoon — July 29 from 1 pm to 4 — I’ll be signing the updated new edition of Wish You Were Here in Flint, Michigan. Even if you’re not into casually visiting cemeteri...
Morbid Is as Morbid Does · 4W ago

Goldy in Memoriam

When my daughter was almost 5, we bought her a starter pet: a pair of goldfish.  She named them, so of course the plain orange one was Goldy.  The white one with orange and black blotches wa...
Morbid Is as Morbid Does · 1M ago

Family Obligations

A month ago, while we were having lunch in Japantown, my daughter started to cry. She had pain in her chest, pain so bad it frightened her.  We took her to the emergency room at the hospital...
Morbid Is as Morbid Does · 2M ago

San Francisco Ghost Hunt

I escaped the house Thursday evening to do something I’ve wanted to do for a long time: take the San Francisco Ghost Hunt Walking Tour! Borderlands Bookstore organized the outing for its spo...
Morbid Is as Morbid Does · 2M ago

Review of Kill By Numbers

I just came across this again, right when I needed it. Family life has been complicated, lately, and I’m finding it impossible to concentrate and write. So it’s a gift to read this review ri...
Morbid Is as Morbid Does · 2M ago

Bay Area Book Festival

For the third year in a row, I’m returning to the Bay Area Book Festival in Berkeley to hang out at the Horror Writers Association table. I’ll be there all day tomorrow, Saturday, June 3, fr...
Morbid Is as Morbid Does · 2M ago

Like a Rainbow in the Dark

Lisa Lane drops by my blog to announce a special Vampire Tour of San Francisco this coming weekend.  Lisa and I met in person for the first time at StokerCon, but we shared a table of conten...
Morbid Is as Morbid Does · 3M ago

BayCon 2017

Another weekend, another convention! This weekend, I’m off to BayCon, the San Francisco Bay Area’s oldest fan-run science fiction convention. This is my first time on their programming, but ...
Morbid Is as Morbid Does · 3M ago

Off to StokerCon!

In the morning, I’m off to my first StokerCon.  This year it’s taking place on the Queen Mary in Long Beach, California. On Friday, April 28, I’ll be reading in the Wedding Chapel at 1PM. Jo...