Posts tagged with ‘HWA’

  • Promote Reading and Writing in the Horror Genre with Your Horror Selfies

    By Jennifer Mattern on October 7, 2014
    We're taking a detour from our usual Tuesday Quick Tips series this week. Instead I want to highlight a campaign I'm a part of, and one I hope will be of interest to some of you. As you might know, I'm an active member of the Horror Writers Association, and I help out with the promotion and social media side of […]
  • The Horror Writers Association Opens Its Doors to Indie Authors

    By Jennifer Mattern on July 24, 2014
    As of today, indie authors can qualify for either active or affiliate member status with the Horror Writers Association (HWA) based on earnings from their self published books. Previously, the only way to earn these member statuses from your books was to work through a traditional publisher. I'm particularly happy about this change for a few reasons: I'm an indie author […]
  • Get Your Scare On: Halloween Haunts from the Horror Writers Association

    By Jennifer Mattern on October 17, 2013
    Halloween is right around the corner, and that brings out the best in horror writers. The Horror Writers Association (HWA), of which I'm an active member, celebrates this year with its third annual Halloween Haunts series on the Dark Whispers Blog. In this series, HWA members share some of their own stories about Halloween and horror writing. If horror writing […]