A Shadow On the Violets is what is considered a 'cozy' mystery, in that there's no overt violence, no cursing, and no sexual situations, but there's still a whole lot of fun to be had. The book has death, intrigue, and a mystery to solve. While it's not similar to much anything else I have… Continue reading A Shadow On The Violets – sample
First Snow – holiday story 2022
I offer you this late Christmas treat...something sour to the tongue and harsh on the digestion. If it was going to snow, it would have to come in the form of a miracle. She had been watching the weather forecasts on three different apps and two websites and it was clear sailing. This was going… Continue reading First Snow – holiday story 2022
Along with reviewing found footage and all the other fun stuff I do, I also write books. If you're in the mood for a late year chill, or an early winter thrill, look no further friend. I have just what the demon ordered... https://spookychris.com/haunted-bookstore/
Kindle Deals Just In Time For Halloween
Hey, it's Halloween, the best time of year, so I figured it was a fine time for sales. SALES! I dropped the price of five of my books on Kindle to just .99 cents for one week. From October 21st to October 28th you can pick up one of these creepers for just one buck.… Continue reading Kindle Deals Just In Time For Halloween
THIS IS A DOOR – Out Now
Here are some of the images from the past. Alternate cover photos for books, some shots from the shoot of I Am The Door, a promo image for an event, and the two books I received Honorable mention in for stories. One of the alternate shots from Roadkill cover. More Roadkill tries. Even MORE Roadkill.… Continue reading Picture Pages!
RELIQUARY IN BLACK – sample
With the release of the new book I thought I would share the opening. While it doesn't give you the full view of the strange world you will be entering it does give you an idea of where things get rolling. Things would be different if I were in charge. I assure you. And yes,… Continue reading RELIQUARY IN BLACK – sample
ARE WE MONSTERS – new book release!
It's strange to me to look at the desktop of my laptop and see the folders there for books I am 'working' on and to say to myself - 'oh hey, that's done now'. It's a great feeling, but a strange one. Especially since now I have to go through and get rid of the… Continue reading ARE WE MONSTERS – new book release!
I Am The Door – Now Available Online
I have been lucky enough direct two short films over the past few years and I figured it was time to put them out for the world to see. I had been a little precious about them, in the hopes that they'd land in a film festival or that someone might buy them at an… Continue reading I Am The Door – Now Available Online
Spooky Chris Episode 27 – Halloween
In which I talk about how much I love Halloween.
I Sailed A Ship – a poem
I wrote this poem a few weeks ago, suffering the usual inspiration of hearing something and getting it caught in my brain until I wrote a piece to exorcise it. Seems fitting for the season though. I Sailed A Ship I sailed a ship so grand and gray. A ship so wide and tall. I… Continue reading I Sailed A Ship – a poem
Sharing the Love
I have a couple friends who are prolific writers and awesome people and wanted to help them get the word out about their newest efforts. Paul Counelis has written a LOT of stuff, has written for RUE MORGUE, and is as passionate about writing as you can get. His newest book - We Dare… Continue reading Sharing the Love
A Girl In A Coffin – a poem
I was selling my wordy wares at an event some friends and I cooked up this past weekend and during the day I wrote this creepy little missive to underwater love. A Girl In A Coffin A girl in a coffin Lives in the bay Though no tongue she still has Much she can say.… Continue reading A Girl In A Coffin – a poem