Author Archives: Diane Dooley

About Diane Dooley

Writer, Mother, Geek

Guest Post: Veronica Scott

I’m thrilled to welcome author Veronica Scott to my blog. I’m a big fan of her last Science Fiction Romance, Wreck of the Nebula Dream (I chat about it here) so I was glad to hear that she had a … Continue reading

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Interview with Sara Jayne Townsend

 I’m delighted to welcome UK horror author, Sara Jayne Townsend, back to my blog to share her latest news.  * * * Diane: SUFFER THE CHILDREN has been re-released. What’s the story with that? Sara Jayne: My contract with Lyrical … Continue reading

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The SFR Brigade 2nd Midsummer Blog Hop

Welcome, blog hoppers! I’m giving away copies  of my three e-novellas: Blue Galaxy and Blue Nebula from Carina Press, and Mako’s Bounty from Decadent Publishing. First prize: All three novellas Second prize: Blue Galaxy and Blue Nebula Third prize: Mako’s … Continue reading

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The Best of British Horror Fiction: Guest Post by Luke Walker

He’s baaaack! Yes, folks. We have another terrific guest post from Brit author, Luke Walker (without whom my blog would have  a few thousand less hits *grin*) This post came about because after reading Luke’s ‘The Red Girl,’ I came … Continue reading

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Ghost Planet by Sharon Lynn Fisher

Mark your calendars, sci-fi romance fans! Sharon Lynn Fisher’s GHOST PLANET (Tor) is the April 2013 selection for Felicia Day’sVaginal Fantasy Hangout book club. Actress-producer-writer Felicia Day is a true geek and a reader of science fiction romance. In addition to her many credits, she runs theVaginal … Continue reading

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The Luck of the Irish

I took a much needed month off of blogging and I’m back with a bang, participating once again in the Absolute Write monthly blog chain. The prompt this month is “What The Leprechaun Said.” I’m happy to offer you a … Continue reading

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Celebrating Women in Horror: Short Fiction

It’s award season. In the field of horror writing that means that the final ballot for the Bram Stoker Awards has been announced. Here are your nominees.  You’ll note that female nominees are pretty thin on the ground and you … Continue reading

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Stacey Graham: The Lighter Side of Horror

There are so many different flavors of horror that I’m convinced that everyone could find something to love in this genre.  My guest today is Stacey Graham, whose humorous and lighthearted approach to the darker side of life is as … Continue reading

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Celebrating Women in Horror: Links of Love #2

Women in Horror Month is chugging along very nicely, with scads of  interesting material being presented and with more to come. From the Celebrating Women in Horror Blog Chain: Glitter and Gore tackles The All Female Horror Casts of Susperia and … Continue reading

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The Long Reach of Mary Shelley: A Guest Post by Dale Long

I am very happy to welcome author Dale Long to my blog. He’s a gentleman, a Canadian, a good egg, and has been so very supportive of me and the dark and twisted tales I do so love to tell. … Continue reading

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