Freaky Friday…in which our Mitzi sees a ghost…maybe

The Boyd Theater is an old cinema in downtown Bethlehem, PA. Image: http://www.bethlehemarehomes.com There are local stories about the Boyd being haunted by a “lady in white.” A few years ago I was meeting friends for a movie at the Boyd. One of the friends was Katherine Ramsland, a professor at DeSales University and a very prolific … More Freaky Friday…in which our Mitzi sees a ghost…maybe

Freaky Friday – Searching for the Weird

Image: http://www.thesun.co.uk Interesting stats from my Facebook Author page http://www.facebook.com/MitziFlyteAuthor: The greatest number of people reached were for actual scenes that could be horror writer prompts http://www.viralnova.com/creepy-places/?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=aweber. The next largest reach was the article about a fleet of UFOs flying across the face of the Moon: http://ow.ly/AleSd And then there was the article about a new … More Freaky Friday – Searching for the Weird

Writer Wednesday – Research in the Middle of the Night

So I’m writing this series. At least I want it to be a mystery series. Actually a paranormal mystery series. A humorous paranormal mystery series. Think Stephanie Plum pushing fifty with an X Files mash-up. Eileen Charbonneau once gave writers some great advice: stick your heroine up a tree and keep throwing stones at her. … More Writer Wednesday – Research in the Middle of the Night

Freaky Friday

“Paranormal is dead.” That was the line in a message on one of my online RWA chapter loops. It seems that agents and editors at the 2014 Romance Writers of America conference last week were saying that they no longer wanted “paranormal”—no one was reading it. Actually the agents and editors weren’t “acquiring” it because … More Freaky Friday

Freaky Friday – Why Are You So Weird?

My Facebook Author page (www.Facebook.com/MitziFlyteAuthor) has links to articles about writing and self-publishing but it also has links to articles about…well…odd things, things people may call “paranormal”. I post these articles because my fiction usually has a bit of the “weird” in it. It started when I was a kid and had night terrors and … More Freaky Friday – Why Are You So Weird?