Them Bones

Heading into an extended weekend, received an encouraging endorsement from the inimitable Mike Davis with the Lovecraft eZine. Mike has a keen calibration on the contemporary pulse of fiction, which makes his shoutout even more gratifying:

“Only a few stories in,” wrote Mike, “but so far The Skeleton Melodies…is fantastic.” He goes on to mention some of my own literary heroes (Klein, Langan, Barron) who supplied some (inconceivably) generous sentiments.

In truth, the pride I possess for this collection is eclipsed by my gratitude and obligation to those who contributed a sentiment to the stories in this book:

Write The Lightning

ride light

With the imminent release of The Skeleton Melodies marking publication of my third book, and as an homage to Adam Golaski’s beloved Metallica album, Ride The Lightning, I’m appropriating the liner-note format of the band’s 1984 album to extend my gratitude to those who’ve made this project possible…

Write The Lightning, jpeg