Tag Archives: zombies

MY TRILOGY OF HORRORS

  I’ve always wanted to write a set of story collections addressing my three great loves: zombie stories, Lovecraftian stories, and seriously weird, dark horror tales. And here are those collections, released by Wildside Press: HIDEOUS FACES, BEAUTIFUL SKULLS: http://www.amazon.com/Hideous-Faces-Beautiful-Skulls-McLaughlin/dp/1479401889/Continue reading

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FEAR TIMES TWO: Two Long Excerpts from BEACH BLANKET ZOMBIE

Feast your Internet-glazed eyes on these long excerpts from two of the 33 zombie and monster stories in BEACH BLANKET ZOMBIE… EXCERPT No. 1: The opening pages of the story, “Tell Your Secrets to the Slime”  “Mom,” I had asked her, … Continue reading

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THE BOUNDARIES OF HORROR

Some people say, horror can ONLY happen in a mold-streaked castle or a moonlit forest. Some people say, horror should NOT feature comedic elements. Some people say, zombies MUST follow the rules of certain specific popular movies. To all that, … Continue reading

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BEACH BLANKET ZOMBIE: Zombilicious Excerpts

EXCERPT No. 1: All of the ooze-streaked criminals were dreamily uttering their secrets – some of the things they had to say were truly appalling. Secrets of violence, sexual abuse, greed, deception and more, more, more. Mom was there, too, … Continue reading

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Organic VS. Toxic VS. Supernatural Zombies

People ask: What would we do if zombies started rising up? How would we defeat them? Having written a couple zombie books (the latest being Beach Blanket Zombie: Weird Tales of the Undead and Other Humanoid Horrors), I’ve had to … Continue reading

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A Literary Zombie Rampage: Excerpts from the Short Stories in BEACH BLANKET ZOMBIE

A Literary Zombie Rampage: Excerpts from the Short Stories in BEACH BLANKET ZOMBIE Her arms and legs became chitinous and angular, with tentacle groupings where her hands and feet used to be. Her body slimmed into a scaly, segmented greenish-blue … Continue reading

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Popularity of Zombies Represents Rebellion Against Complex Society, Says Horror Author

The latest news release on my work… July 7, 2012 Each year, zombies in the media grow more and more popular. This development can be seen in the hundreds of zombie comics, books, and movies currently available, as well as … Continue reading

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