The more observant of you have noticed that the release date for Silence Is Crimson Homecoming has disappeared from the calendar. It is still going to release this year…but Raz (The Author) has been having issues getting it polished enough to be ready in time. He is working hard to get it ready. We will announce its release as soon as we know when that will be. Until then here is a teaser from the prologue!
Also Known as B.F. Vega for horror/fantasy and speculative writing, Beulah has become one of our favorite authors. We just released a chapbook of her poems. We asked a whole bunch of questions as we always do for these. Beulah’s responses all were delightful. I think that I do not want to paraphrase or clean them up so I will share hers like a interview.
ow long have you been a Creative?
I’ve been in theater since I was seven. I’ve been writing since I was sixteen or so.
What or who got you started?
I don’t know. But whoever it is owes me!! 🙂 Seriously, short stories: I have always made up funny scenarios for my friends and I and one day I just started writing them down. Horror/Poetry came to me when I discovered that boys are no good poopy-heads…because I am that mature. 🙂
Why did you choose to be an Indie Author?
I actually sort of fell into it. I like the community that I have found in the various indie publishers that have published my work. I like that once you are in the community it is more supportive than competitive.
Has any of your work been published/shown or do you have a website? If so, where?
Yes. Stories have appeared in Nightmare Whispers, Dark Celebration, Infection, The Legends of Night, Extreme Drabbles of Dread, Haunts & Hellions, and Good Southern Witches. Her poetry has been published in Fae Dreams, The Literary Nest, The Cauldron Anthology, Sage Cigarettes, Resist! With Every Inch and Breath, The Tuna Fish Journal, Hallowzine, Walled Women Voices against Violence, and Blood & Bourbon among others. Her poems have also been performed as part of the Bay Area WTF festival in “Heroines, Harpies, and Harlots: A Woman Speaks” and the Cloverdale Performing Arts “Dead Poet Society, Players in a Pandemic”
If you have a website, what is it?
What do you do for fun? Hobbies?
Cause mischief. Come up with evil Rube Goldberg style schemes to take over the world. Watch Kaiju movies. And I embroider inappropriate sayings on things. Sometimes I make whole quilts out of my inappropriate embroidery.
Where in the world do you live?
Santa Rosa (It’s an hour north of San Francisco)
Do you have family or pets you want to share with us?
Isn’t “family and pets” redundant? I am in-between cats at the moment and trying to trick my roommate into getting a puppy so I can love it and he can take care of it.
Have you ever suffered with writer’s block? If so how do you deal with it?
Not really. I usually have a million things going on at any time. As I write this I have eight shorts, two books, and some essays that I am supposed to be doing instead. I don’t have writers block so much as writers procrastination. And as with all procrastination the answer for me is accountability…so shhhh don’t tell my writing accountability people that I have so much to do and am filling out this survey instead.
(ok Beulah Vega we won’t)
So go check her out! Her poetry is amazing and her stories are better. We look forward to her work everytime!
Serena Mossgraves has a new book release today! A ghost story, an epic spanning two different narrators, and the story of an island over hundreds of years! Get your own copy today. Books2read.com/Madnessandtruth
Nightmare Whispers releases tomorrow. All three volumes.
this was a amazing journey. One that we hope that you have enjoyed with us.
if you are interested in our anthologies and other offerings… Including ones to come..
Two short days….
We have three volumes, with Large Print Editions and a collection version with all three volumes inside…
have you preordered Nightmare Whispers?
Here’s the link to Vol I https://books2read.com/Nwthedarknesswithin/
Here’s the link to Vol II https://books2read.com/NwMadnessEchoes/
Here’s the link to Vol III https://books2read.com/Nwwhatremains/
Only three more days
Three Volumes of Horror
coincidence? probably not.
This was a truly ambitious project. Around 30 Authors… 3 volumes of stories, poetry, and art. we are releasing a large print volume and a collection containing all 3 volumes.
order each volume… or one of the other titles we have out….
we are down to the last five days before these wonderful anthologies release. Have you ordered a copy? If not, Why not?
Six days remaining. We are looking forward to the party on Halloween. What are you doing? Post your costume in the comments. The most original costume can win a free ebook from our catalog. Join our party room on Facebook to get other chances to win.