After all that trick-or-treating, I’ll be WIDE AWAKE and ready to join the great Jim Harold as his guest for the last half-hour of his annual Facebook Live Halloween show!
The party starts at 8pm and there’s a lineup of awesome guests and giveaways.
I’ll be joining in at 11:30 EST, until midnight. (Obviously on Oct. 31st).
Here’s the link, the feed will start there at 8pm
We’ll be giving away a signed copy of my latest book, Varla Ventura’s Paranormal Parlor: Ghosts, Seances, and Tales of True Hauntings! Available Amazon, Barnes & Noble & IndieBound (and wherever books are sold!!!).
image by Sarah Pflug via Burst
Join me this Saturday, April 22, with hosts Lynne M. Nickerson and Willy Hassel on their show Spirit Radio – the Paranormal Experience to discuss Fairies, Pookas and Changelings and all manner of things that creep about the fairy kingdom. You may recall I was on this show a few months back and we found we’d only scratched the surface of what fun and wild things we could share.
This Saturday night 9:00 – 10:00 PM E.T., (8 p.m. CST/6 p.m. PST and Sunday 2:00 – 3:00 AM G.M.T.) on WSCA 106.1 FM Portsmouth, NH Listen live worldwide at www.wscafm.org
Click here to learn more: www.spiritradiotheparanormalexperience.org
I’ll just dive right in here: I’m so excited to announce I’ve finally booked a date with Rick Prewitt and the crew at Paradelphia. We’ll be talking about mermaids and other wild and dangerous creatures that dwell upon slimy rocks and forested caverns. Join us!
TUESDAY, MAY 17
8:30 PM EST
Click here to listen live on Wildfire Radio.
If you have not yet heard of OddSalon, you should click the link immediately after reading what I have to say. There is a secret announcement hinted at but not really announced at the bottom of this post.
Oddsalon is a new parlor-style forum that hosts twice monthly salons about weird things, or perhaps better stated, a weirder view of the ordinary including lost history, secrets, crimes, hoaxes, tricks, enlightenment, disasters, and so much more.The shared brain-child of three gal pals who are contributors to Atlas Obscura, Death Salon, and The Order of the Good Death, they cull creative ideas, topics, and people from around the SF Bay Area for a truly entertaining and enlightening evening.
Oddsalon: Fake! Tues., Mar. 25th, 2014
This one includes a wide variance of interpretaions of the word “fake” including the topic of mermaids–real, hoaxes, or a little of both? The speaker has (with my permission) used my book Among the Mermaids as major source material. And she’s terribly entertaining. And if you go, and stick it out, you just might learn something fake about me.
Think you know the secret? Attend the OddSalon and then reply to this post with the answer to this question: What was the last slide of the night? If you are right, you’ll win a signed copy of my mermaid book (or another book I wrote if you prefer).
The event is in San Francisco at the DNA Lounge.
I just found out that the amazing Magical Buffet did a late-night, double-creature-feature review of both my books, Among the Mermaids and Banshees, Werewolves, Vampires and Other Creatures of the Night. It’s a super sweet review and you can read it here:
Magical Buffet Creature Book Double Feature
Now that we’ve all (hopefully) recovered from Halloween and Dia de los Muertos celebrations, we can relax with a nice cuppa (whiskey!) and get cozy with some of those creatures we are all “pretty” sure we saw these last couple of dark-of-the-nights. Tune in tonight, November 3rd, from 8-9 PM EST (that’s 5pm West Coasters!) for a celebration of all things strange with the one and only Dr. Bob Hieronimus on 21st Century Radio.
A super fun interview with Paranormal Odyssey Podcast, now available for download HERE. Here’s what the hosts had to say about it.
Author Varla Ventura takes the stage on the Paranormal Odyssey Podcast, and scares the shit out of us with tales of Werewolves, Irish monsters, and Banshees. Keep the lights on when you listen to this one! The Mighty Ants Lipanovic takes the center seat on this one!