Tag Archives: suspense

Putting Cliffhangers in a Series

This came up in conversation and I thought about while coming to the end of War of Nytefall: Eradication.  When writing a series, you tend to have 3 types of books: The opener, which introduces at least some characters, begins … Continue reading

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The Raven Series: Afterthoughts

First, here are some links to each category.  Unfortunately, it seems to start at the most recent, so the posts are backwards: Raven’s Hold Raven’s Game Raven’s Dawn Raven’s Wrath First of all, I do regret not thinking up the … Continue reading

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Cover Reveal: Cusp of Night by Mae Clair #thriller #paranormal

Cusp of Night by Mae Clair Release Date: June 12, 2018 Mystery> Thriller & Suspense > Paranormal BLURB: Recently settled in Hode’s Hill, Pennsylvania, Maya Sinclair is enthralled by the town’s folklore, especially the legend about a centuries-old monster. A … Continue reading

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Twisting the End of a Series

Endings are difficult and you need to be careful about being predictable.  You also need to creature closure and not draw it out for too long.  After years, I’ve been thinking a lot about how to end Legends of Windemere.  One … Continue reading

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Raven’s Dawn Part 31 (Finale) #horror #thriller #Halloween

(HAPPY HALLOWEEN!) Apollo groans as he washes up on the mist-covered island, the gaping wound in his stomach seeping blood. He grabs the rotting pole of a pier, most of which has been washed away by the waves. Using it … Continue reading

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Raven’s Dawn Part 30 #horror #thriller #Halloween

(Wow.  Last post was weird.  Go see for yourself.) With Gemma trailing behind, Dawn waltzes into the library and frowns at the chaos around her. Transforming her dress into a comfortable shirt and pants, she walks through the destroyed furniture … Continue reading

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Raven’s Dawn Part 29 #horror #thriller #Halloween

(I’m typing this while on the phone. CLICK HERE for link.) A powerful wind repeatedly whips at Apollo as he gets to his feet and looks around for Aurora. Standing at the edge of the lake shore, he can barely … Continue reading

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