Historian/author/ghost tour guide. Recent books: SPARKS (as SJ Adams, via Flux. STONEWALL HONOR book for 2013) and EXTRAORDINARY via Random House

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Latest cover concept for the new version of Suspended:

And now the "all text" version. This may be the one:

Take 2 on new cover - a simpler one with no images:

First attempt at a new cover for the new edition of SUSPENDED. Thoughts?

Me as Zombie Flanders:

One of several models of the Krebstar TombSnoop. This was a tall one planned to get a better look at the doorknob.

Aw, heck, Twitter stuff is here and gone in seconds. Here's a thumbnail of the inside:

Cover reveal for my upcoming GHOSTS OF CHICAGO book from Llewellyn. Fall 2013!

Another shot, minus the hats, with . This could be the author photo for our book on silent film.

Made Dickens' punch again, posed looking like old-timey outlaws with

My cat the day after election day, 2004. Forward and away we go in 2012!

My cat, the day after election day, 2004. Forward and away we go!

I want one like this:

Saw this sheet music today: "Brother Bill Went Off to War and I'm Making Love to His Best Girl."

I always wanted a cover like this one.

Know how I know the Simpsons don't live in Oregon? Because I just saw a wall that had been tagged "El Barto." In IL

RIP the gullible man I used to prank call in middle school. Here's a sketch how I imagined him looking:

Sneak preview of the Smart Aleck's Guide to Romeo and Juliet cover. Coming any day now!

I'm all dressed up for Dickens' birthday today. Now to finish this draft! Not much time for novel-writing this year.

New favorite pic of myself. When i change my name to write MG, this is the author pic I imagine:

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