Author: Caitlin

Slight Delay Posting Comiccon Notes

Hey everyone, due to an unforeseen delay I’ll be posting the workshop notes from Witches, Werewolves, and Wraiths: A Writer’s Guide to Monster Making tomorrow (Tuesday, July 7) along with the notes from last year’s Bikinis, Brains, and Boogeymen: How to Write Realistic Women in Horror. Thanks for understanding and check back tomorrow night for the notes! Read more →

A Wicked Big Thanks To The Wicked Library

It’s finally here! My story “Stuck” has finally come out on The Wicked Library and I couldn’t be more thrilled about it if I tried. The story originally came out in 2014 through Sanitarium Magazine but was accepted into the sixth season of the podcast earlier this year. I’d only discovered them in their fourth season, when Nelson W. Pyles… Read more →

So Long School, Hello Life!

It’s official! I’ve finally graduated from university in creative writing. Well, to be fair, it was official a while ago but I actually have the diploma to prove it now. I spent the better part of my day in a stuffy hall with 500 of my peers (of which I only recognized six), dressed in heavy black robes that made… Read more →

Onwards And Upwards… I Hope

It’s never easy quitting a job. Ok, that’s a lie. Some jobs are only too easy to quit, and the real challenge is trying to stick them out. Fortunately that wasn’t the case with the job I left today. I’ve worked as a journalist for Shalom Life for just over a year now. This Jewish lifestyle publication took a chance… Read more →

Off To Ottawa!

I can’t believe the weekend is finally here! I’ve been counting down the days until the Ottawa Comiccon for so long that it’s hard to believe it’s actually here. Although, to be honest, I’m oddly conflicted about the presentation I have to give tomorrow. On the one hand, I’m feeling really solid about it. I think it went well at… Read more →

Thank You 9th Story!

I just wanted to give a great big thank you to 9th Story for telling their listeners about my upcoming workshop, entitled “Bikinis, Brains, And Boogeymen,” which will be at this year’s Ottawa Comiccon. It was so nice of them and beyond appreciated. If you don’t already listen to 9th Story, then you’ll definitely want to start. They talk about… Read more →

“Bikinis, Brains, And Boogeymen” Coming To The 2015 Ottawa Comiccon

I’m beyond ecstatic to announce that I’ll be attending this year’s Ottawa Comiccon, taking place from May 8th to the 10th! I’ll be giving a workshop entitled “Bikinis, Brains, And Boogeymen: How To Write Realistic Women In Horror,” which I gave at the 2014 Montreal Comiccon. The presentation is for people who are looking to craft dynamic female characters for… Read more →