“Believe” by Leslie Roy Carter: An early adventure in the career of Aetria from WILD SORCERESS, in free online magazine SORCEROUS SIGNALS.

“Harvest Maidens”: A story about the bond between maidens and unicorns, in free online magazine SORCEROUS SIGNALS.

“Prowler”: A captive maiden escapes on little cat feet.

Read a Good Story, Do a Good Deed: For a nominal cost, download great stories by Jacqueline Lichtenberg, Jean Lorrah, et al, unavailable elsewhere, with all proceeds donated to people in need of short-term help.

Hard Shell Word Factory Cookbook
FREE COOKBOOK! The Hard Shell Word Factory authors have compiled a cookbook of our favorite recipes, with cooking tips and commentary by the authors. Also includes excerpts from our books. E-mail me at the address in the link.

Lust, Love, and the Literary Vampire
My vampire essay in Strange Horizons.

“Taming the Beast—or Not”: My essay on Hannibal Lecter and THE VAMPIRE TAPESTRY in STRANGE HORIZONS.

“The Turtle Can’t Help Us”: My essay in STRANGE HORIZONS on Lovecraftian themes in Stephen King’s IT.

BenBella Books: Seven Seasons of Buffy
An exploration of alternate realities in the Buffy the Vampire Slayer universe.