Sharing a list with Mary Shelley and Shirley Jackson, alongside half a library’s worth of women whose work goes all the way into the dark - that’s fun. MONSTER, SHE WROTE is just out from Quirk Books.
Working with the weird, the disturbing, the inexplicably beautiful - that’s fun too. This appreciation of one of my short stories, “Angels in Love,” is both perceptive and heartfelt. Lynne Jamneck, who knows more than a little about writing in that glowing dark, examines “AIL” here.