Lisa Morton

Author, Screenwriter, Halloween Expert…what's next?

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Anyone who’s read much of my fiction probably has a pretty clear idea of which way my political winds blow. My readers, in fact, will likely know about that part of me better than my social media followers, because I prefer to not get political on Facebook or Twitter. Why? Especially in a time when  [ Read More ]

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“An impressive piece of research . . . a must-read for anyone fascinated with Spiritualism.” Alma Katsu, author of The Deep and The Hunger Calling the Spirits investigates the eerie history of our conversations with the dead, from necromancy in Homer’s Odyssey to the emergence of Spiritualism – when Victorians were entranced by mediums and  [ Read More ]

(Written on 5/29/19, one day after the passing of Dennis) Where to begin when it comes to Dennis Etchison… How about this: I owe my writing career to him. Here’s how that came about: back in the early ‘80s, when I was living in L.A. as a young (very young!) would-be screenwriter, I dated someone  [ Read More ]

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First off, I have a confession: I’m not now nor have I ever been a Whovian. Fact is, I never sat through an entire episode of Doctor Who prior to 2018. Every few years I’d try again only to find the show simply not to my taste; a combination of cheeky, winking humor and cheap  [ Read More ]

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