Halloween Interview with Billie Sue Mosiman

Carnival Freak

[Editor's note: Billie Sue Mosiman is the author of over 60 books. She is a thriller, suspense and horror novelist. She is an Edgar and Stoker Award nominee. I met Billie many years ago and she has always been a tremendous influence and example of class and professionalism. I am honored to have her featured here. Thanks to Tracy Crockett (aka Necro Stein) for putting this fun … [Read more...]

Haunted Attraction: Spook It Up

Spookitup Image three

I am happy to announce our featured Halloween Haunt of 2014! Spook it Up Entertainment and The Mix 101.3fm present The Mix Monster Bash! It will be held at the Lake Diamond Stadium in Lake Elsinore, CA. There will be Spookitup scare zones, bars, a VIP section and live music. Among the local bands featured will be Oingo Dance Party, a band that consists of many former members of … [Read more...]

Interview with Lisa Morton

Author Lisa Morton

[Editor's note: When you are finished reading this interview, please check out The Halloween Collector, a piece of Halloween fiction that Lisa wrote for the website!-TMW] I’m very excited for the opportunity to interview Lisa Morton. I am declaring her to be the Official undisputed Queen of Hallowe’en. Model Heidi Klum – eat your heart out! Lisa Morton is the Hallowe’en … [Read more...]

Halloween Party Play List

Monster Mash Peter Pan record

I have children, and their musical tastes diverge from my own. That said, the other day on the Disney Channel, a new version of “Monster Mash” played, a sort-of teen beach movie sort of take on the classic ‘Graveyard Smash.’ It took me a few minutes to recognize the perennial favorite in its new guise. I re-introduced my brood to the original Bobby ‘Boris’ Pickett and the … [Read more...]

HALLOWEEN DRINKS: Haunter’s Hangover

Vampire drink

I quiver with anticipation. Soon, my house will be filled with zombies and ghouls hungry as empty graves, their thirst overwhelming, and I must not disappoint. For the young, I prepare punches. To chill their brew, I freeze apple juice in rubber gloves. When it is time to serve, I discard the glove and float the frozen hands in the punchbowl. My little monsters like a … [Read more...]