The Dead Days Journal

Creatures, Crimes and Creativity 2017

While the summer is winding down, many authors are gearing up for the Creatures, Crime and Creativity Conference, Sept. 8 -10, 2017 in Columbia, MD.  This unique event gives fans the opportunity to dine, chat, network and strengthen bonds with the creators of the genre fiction they love to read.

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A FESTIVE FEBRUARY FOR ALL!

When you think about the second month of the year, what’s the first thing that comes to mind?  Sweethearts, candy and flowers?

Most of us associate the third month of the meteorological winter with Valentine’s Day. While February is the shortest month on the calendar, READ MORE

Halloween Costume Photo Contest

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A SNEAK PEEK INTO THE DEAD DAYS…

VOL. 2 

CHAPTER ONE

The first night away from home, I slept in the cool embrace of a vampire and dreamed of the death I’d left behind.

Beneath closed eyes an image of my mother appeared, whole and beautiful. Nothing like the last time I saw her face. In my dream she was tall and unspoiled, READ MORE

The Final Scream

I published the following piece in the June edition of Monsters, Mayhem and More Newsletter. After sending this to 2,500 +  subscribers, I realized how down I felt. Figured others might feel the same way after reading it, and so I asked them to send the funniest joke READ MORE

A Valentine’s Day Giveaway!

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The Dead Days Journal by Sandra R. Campbell

The Dead Days Journal

by Sandra R. Campbell

Giveaway ends February 19, 2016.

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Invitation to Readers

The monsters are napping right now, so it’s safe to grab a seat and take a look around. My author name is Sandra R. Campbell, but friends call me Sandee. I dabbled with writing in my early years, but didn’t discover my passion for the written word until I was much READ MORE

HISTORY OF A MONSTER WHORE – PART 1

I’m sure most of you would be highly offended if someone referred to you as a “Monster Whore.”  After all, both words insinuate negative and unsavory characteristics, with monsters being creatures that are typically ugly and frightening, and a whore being someone READ MORE

Book Blurb vs. Synopsis – What’s the Difference?

Book blurb… book synopsis… what’s the difference, and why should you care?

To start with, a book blurb and a synopsis are not the same thing. Let me give you a quick breakdown that shows why it’s important for writers and readers to know the difference.

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Celebrate The Dead Days! (Contest)

Today is the official release of The Dead Days Journal and the beginning of a week long, online book blitz. For READ MORE