Posted tagged ‘scary stories’

CAN WE SCARE YOU?

September 19, 2012

Keyhole Conversations scary Halloween Book Trailer contest closes on September 30, 2012. Be sure to get your entry in. You could be one of the the lucky winners. Not quite sure if your book trailer qualifies? Here is one example of a ‘scary’ book trailer. We’re even offering a special coupon code so you can get the eBook free. And be looking for another special Halloween offer of a free scary eBook next week.

KISS MUMMY GOODNIGHT

A Novella by Hazel Hart 

A young woman inherits a mummy with instructions for activating its powers and making her every wish and dream come true. But then she learns the mummy has wishes of its own in KISS MUMMY GOODNIGHT.

Click here to download your free e-book, then enter the coupon code YD58H.The book will be free if the code is entered prior to completing checkout.

The coupon is good until Oct. 30, 2012.

CONTEST RULES

To be eligible:

Your entry must be in English and five minutes or less in length.

You must have the rights to the images and audio in the trailer with all credits listed at the end.

Your entry must be truly scary with elements of horror or the supernatural. Think Edgar Allan Poe to Mary Shelley to Stephen King.

Your entry must be received by 11:59 p.m. on September 30, 2012

To enter:

Upload your book trailer to http://www.youtube.com/

Send e-mails with the YouTube link to both hihart@prodigy.net and to beaton@sktc.net by September 30, 2012.

Book Trailer judging criteria:

The scary factor

The design, including graphics and sound

The plot: a hook, a middle that holds attention, and an effective close

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Thanks to vintagefeedsacks for their images.

 

Keyhole Conversations Presents:

September 6, 2012

We here at Keyhole Conversations love Halloween and scary stories. You can tell that by our two collections of dark tales: Dark Side of the Rainbow and Edge of Nowhere. We’re looking for authors of dark fiction to feature in our upcoming Halloween series, so we are running a book trailer contest. Two winners will be featured in October, 2012 posts that will include the book trailer, author bio, and links to the author’s website, blog, and published books. Winners will receive a Keyhole Conversation award which  can be posted on their website, blog, or author’s page.

To be eligible:

Your entry must be in English and five minutes or less in length.

You must have the rights to the images and audio in the trailer with all credits listed at the end.

Your entry must be truly scary with elements of horror or the supernatural. Think Edgar Allan Poe to Mary Shelley to Stephen King.

Your entry must be received by 11:59 p.m. on September 30, 2012

To enter:

Upload your book trailer to http://www.youtube.com/

Send e-mails with the YouTube link to both hihart@prodigy.net and to beaton@sktc.net by September 30, 2012.

Book Trailer judging criteria:

The scary factor

The design, including graphics and sound

The plot: a hook, a middle that holds attention, and an effective close

Don’t forget to subscribe!

Images from vintagefeedsacks and Halloween Bat Graphics

MY BOYFRIEND IS WHAT?!!

March 15, 2012

B. J. Myrick reads a favorite scene from “Cry Wolf,” a short story by Hazel Hart. This story is part of a collection of short horror fiction, Edge of Nowhere, by Myrick and Hart and is available as a Kindle e-book and as a paperback at lulu.com. Download a free ebook of Edge of Nowhere at amazon during March 18th, 19th, and 20th, 2012.

Darkside of the Rainbow will also be available to download free March 20th.


 

Thanks to vintagefeedsacks for the use of their images.

CHRISTMAS SPECIAL: EDGE OF NOWHERE

December 17, 2011

  HOLIDAY PICKS

 

Edge of Nowhere, by B. J. Myrick and Hazel Hart, is a short story collection of  scary fiction.

Watch the short video below, and then head  over to amazon.com where you can buy the book. What a great Christmas gift for those special people in your life!


Rated: Adult Content

Lock the door and journey into fear IF YOU DARE!

–Two women move into their dream home and discover the house is inhabited by a demonic angel in the EDGE OF NOWHERE.

–An obsessed young man commits DEADLY SINS when he plots to kill a beautiful woman.

–A college professor of mythology fears her twin is dating a werewolf. Can she convince her sister this is more than a case of CRY WOLF?

–A man’s desire to escape poverty prompts him to marry the homely daughter of a rich rancher in exchange for a career in A LAUGH LIKE ROLLING STONES.

–a twelve-step group, L.O.V.E. ANONYMOUS, encourages a single woman to answer a personal ad.

Plus other unforgettable tales from . . . the dark side.

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A special thank you to vintagefeedsacks.blogspot.com for the use of her exquisite images.

KEYHOLE CONVERSATIONS BLOOPERS

December 17, 2011

These Keyhole Conversations bloopers were too good not to share. We hope you enjoy them as much as we enjoyed putting them together.

The learning curve never stops. Our journey into making videos has been an uplifting, fun experience, and we’ve shared great times with our authors who were brave enough to be different and participate in our adventure. These writers cast a long shadow and are great sports.

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Take advantage of the coupon offer below for River of Murder. Remember . . . e-books make a great and lasting gift.

River of Murder: Regular price $2.99. Now 99 cents with coupon code TH75Q until Jan. 2, 2012

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Have a wonderful Christmas.

A special thank you to vintagefeedsacks.blogspot.com for the use of her exquisite images.

LIKE SCARY STORIES? CHECK THIS BOOK OUT!

December 7, 2011

CALLING ALL BOOK LOVERS

Holiday Picks for Christmas

  Dark Side of the Rainbow, by B. J. Myrick and Hazel Hart, is a collection of short stories for those who enjoy scary fiction.

Preview the book trailer below, then head over to the smashwords website where you can buy the book with our special holiday appreciation coupon. The coupon code may be shared with family members or your friends. What a great Christmas gift for those special people in your life!

Regular price $2.99. Now 99 cents with coupon code KL65F until Jan. 10, 2012

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Rated: Adult Content

An anthology of dark fiction where–

–A woman on the brink of madness plots evil revenge against local bully boys who killed her cats and finds, instead, the Dark Side of the Rainbow.

–A woman inherits an Egyptian mummy with instructions for activating its powers and making her every wish come true. Then she learns the mummy has wishes of its own in Kiss Mummy Goodnight. (This story is also available as a separate e-book.)

–A woman seeks eternal love and is buried alive by her lover in The Seduction.

–A woman’s search for her lost memory leads her down a dead-end road to a sinister old man who brings her face to face with her destiny in Erasure.

–A woman attacked by a gigantic five-foot spider searches for answers to the strange changes in her body and uncovers covert government research gone wrong in Lady in the Dark.

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A special thanks to vintagefeedsacks.blogspot.com for the use of her exquisite images.