Halloween is Near, So Let Us Coffin Hop!

Here we are again kiddies, the baddest of bad, the scariest of scary, the Coffin Hop 2012.  Last year I wrote several posts about authors I dig that you should be digging too.  In my "10 Questions" feature I have from time to time, John Everson , Nate Southard, and Jeff Strand entered the arena …

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Jeff Strand’s “Faint Of Heart”: A Review

Rebecca is afraid of the dark and hates being alone, but that is how she finds herself in the beginning of Jeff Strand's new novella Faint of Heart.  When her husband Gary takes off on a camping trip in the Alaskan wilderness with some buddies, it leaves Rebecca all by her lonesome to deal with …

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Over the Pond We Go!

Well, the  2012 Invasion has left the states and landed on the shores of the UK.  Crowded Quaratine Press has accepted my story "For Our Sins: A Fable" for their Ten Silver Bullets anthology coming soon.  The book will be available in the US, UK, and other places around the world.  I would like to …

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Happy New Year and the Best Books of 2011

First off faithful readers, Happy New Year!  Things are already looking up for 2012 (except for my book buying ban for part of the year).  I hope everyone has a good year and we don't die on December 21st like the crazies think we are.  I will prepare myself and consume mass quantities of rum …

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The Year That Was 2011

Well, this is it.  Here we are at the end of 2011 and it was one hell of a year.  When the year first started, I had just  finished out 2010 with a fun reading at Mo*Con IV and a few rejection slips from editors.  That was pretty much my writing career till 2011.  Considering …

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Happy Halloween Coffin Hoppers!!!!!

Well, tonight is the night boils and ghouls!  This night is the real most wonderful time of the year, it is Halloween.  Now that the kids have gotten their fill of candy and I prepare to take the 'daddy tax' from their bags, it is time to settle in for the evening.  First off, I'd …

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Coffin Hop Day 3: Sad News and Author of the Day

Welcome to-day 3 of the Coffin Hop!  I realized that my blogs about me are no longer on the front page, so I will recap what has gone on before.  My name is Brent Abell and I write horror fiction.  I have only been writing for a year and a half and have already had …

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