paranormal research

August 5, 2010

Better Writing through History

Spent last week in Orlando at the The Swan and Dolphin Resort in Disney World to attend the Romance Writers of America National Conference. It was my first time at such an event and boy was it a doozy. I can’t get over how absolutely wonderful it was.  So be prepared to be regaled with a few stories here and there like this one. Parade of the Paranormal Shannon Delany, the fabulous author of 13 to Life gave a smashing workshop entitled “Parade of the Paranormal”.   As a writer, it’s great to listen to the thought processes of another, where […]
August 11, 2009

Paranormal Research

All right authors, how many of you do your homework when it comes to paranormal research? While the myths and legends surrounding vampires, werewolves and fairies are fairly eclectic and leave you a lot of wiggle room for creativity, what ghosts? Telepathy? ESP? These are all subjects of quantifiable research. Paranormal Research: Ghostbusters I remember the first time I watched Ghostbusters and laughing myself silly at the idea that Dr. Venkman was doing psychic research (and badly because he was trying to get the young college coeds) by having his test subjects choose what card he held. But despite how […]