Reddit AMA Today!

Hello all! At 12:00pm EST, I’ll be on the subreddit r/books ready to answer your questions about my novels, my hobbies, whatever you’d like to ask about.  If you know you’d like to ask something, but aren’t sure where to start, might I suggest:   My cats, my plants, or my writing habits.  For additional suggestions, seeContinue reading “Reddit AMA Today!”

From Robby to Roomba: Article up at Tor.com!

Hello, all! Happy Earth Day! Do not fear the singularity, meaty Earth inhabitants! In honor of Earth Day, Nicky Drayden (Author of THE PREY OF GODS) and I teamed up to do a roundtable interview with futurists and AI specialists to bring you a science-based look at our favorite sci-fi staple: artificial intelligence. Our amazingContinue reading “From Robby to Roomba: Article up at Tor.com!”

Artist Showcase Interview with Johnny Dombrowski

Nightmare’s February cover artists is Johnny Dombrowski.  He works as the Art Handler at the Society of Illustrators in New York while also pursuing a freelance career. Here’s a sample from the interview: MJNL: Your website mentions your fascination with film noir, and I think its influence is readily visible in your art. What isContinue reading “Artist Showcase Interview with Johnny Dombrowski”

My Interview with Brom

This month over at Nightmare Magazine, I had the privilege of interviewing an artist whose work is indubitably creep-tastic.  Brom has made a lasting impression on both horror art and dark fantasy literature.  Here’s what he has to say about the winter holidays: MJNL: Most people think of December as a time for happy holidays,Continue reading “My Interview with Brom”

Nightmare Artist Spotlight Interview: Jeff Simpson

This month’s Nightmare cover artist is Jeff Simpson.  You may have seen his work in relation to Ubisoft Montreal’s Assassin’s Creed work, or when reading the very first issue of Nightmare, or while playing Magic: The Gathering.   MJNL: You’ve done a few illustrations for Magic: the Gathering, and your first card (Bloodcrazed Hoplite) wasContinue reading “Nightmare Artist Spotlight Interview: Jeff Simpson”

Nightmare Artist Spotlight Interview: Sam Guay

This month’s Nightmare cover artist is Sam Guay. She does beautiful (and creepy) water-color work. MJNL: One of my favorite pieces in your gallery is entitled “Oneironaut’s Box”—the blue and yellow palette is very alluring, and the figures present a lot of depth. What inspired this image, and how does the concept of “Oneironautics” (dreamContinue reading “Nightmare Artist Spotlight Interview: Sam Guay”

Clockwork Daggers and Bacon Crack: An Interview with Beth Cato

Today I come bearing treats of all kinds. First off, I’d like to announce that I’m the new Artist Spotlight interviewer for Nightmare Magazine–every issue I’ll be bringing you a Q and A with the cover illustrator. To celebrate, I thought I’d delve into the world of interviewing on the blog. Beth Cato, the authorContinue reading “Clockwork Daggers and Bacon Crack: An Interview with Beth Cato”