As of today, I am a published horror author! My short story, “The Witch Hunter,” has just been released in The Big Bad II, edited by John Hartness and Emily Leverett. It’s an anthology written from the the point of view of the villain, and my story was part of the inspiration for the cover!
Here’s the “official” description: Everybody loves the bad guys, and this second edition of The Big Bad brings you more to love! A collection of best-selling fantasy and horror writers brings you twenty-four all-new tales of vampires, demons, ghosts, zombies, and the most terrifying monsters of all – humans. Crack open the pages, if you dare, and explore two dozen tales of humor and horror by some of the brightest names in the business!
As of earlier today, it was number 6 on amazon for horror anthologies!
If you have been keeping up with my writing diary posts, you know that I am knee-deep in writing an urban fantasy, pulp novella about a witch hunter named Michael Lodestone. Here’s a little secret: Mr. Lodestone is the witch hunter in this story, which takes place right after the novella I’m writing. It will give you a little sneak peek at where I’m going… kind of…
Here are the links:
If you are coming to ConNooga, be sure to stop by:
- my 4:00pm panel called Explore the Horror in the Writings of MB Weston
- the Big Bad II release party on Friday Night!