Beware the Ides of July! It’s time for the Paranormal News of the Week.
1)If you haven’t seen it yet, you can get a look at the latest iteration of Stephen King’s evil clown, It, here.
2) Want to be a ghost hunter? Here are some tips from the BBC.
3) The new Ghostbusters are women, and they weren’t the first. An article on an original female ghostbuster, Eleanor Sidgwick.
4) I confess, I was less than enthusiastic about JK Rowling’s new Fantastic Beasts movie, but the more I learn about it, the more fun it appears. Here’s how the Salem Witch Trials influenced the upcoming film.
6) Tune in Monday, July 18 at 11 pm Eastern/8 pm Pacific to LiveParanormal.com. where I’ll be chatting with Tarot reader extraordinaire Marcia McCord about writing, magic, and Tarot!
Kirsten Weiss worked overseas for nearly twenty years, in the fringes of the former USSR and in South-east Asia. Her experiences abroad sparked an interest in the effects of mysticism and mythology, and how both are woven into our daily lives.
Now based in San Mateo, CA, she writes genre-blending steampunk suspense, urban fantasy, and mystery, mixing her experiences and imagination to create a vivid world of magic and mayhem.
Kirsten has never met a dessert she didn’t like, and her guilty pleasures are watching Ghost Whisperer re-runs and drinking red wine. Sign up for her newsletter to get free updates on her latest work at: http://kirstenweiss.com. And read a sample chapter of her upcoming urban fantasy/paranormal mystery, The Mannequin Offensive, below.