Monday, October 23, 2017

"Vampiric Creatures of Ancient Myth and Legend" on CLASSICALLY EDUCATED

My non-fiction article "Vampiric Creatures of Ancient Myth and Legend", which was originally published in Hungur, Issue 6, Walpurgisnacht, 2008, now appears on CLASSICALLY EDUCATED:

Saturday, October 21, 2017

Got Stuck in a Cemetery!

Today, Michele and I attended the Brunswick Historical Society's tour of Forest Park Cemetery. Since we've actually taken the tour twice before (and the historians do drone on a bit), we thought we could do the walk through and cut out early, but Michele's car got blocked in. We ended up stuck in the cemetery for about half and hour. We sat in the car and waited until another vehicle moved so we could get out!

I didn't take a whole lot of photos this time, since I took photos the other times we took the tour. However, I took a few:

Monday, October 16, 2017

Article Republished on CLASSICALLY EDUCATED Blog

My non-fiction article "THE CONNECTION BETWEEN FAIRIES AND THE DEAD", originally published in DISTURBED DIGEST, Issue #4, March 2014, now appears on CLASSICALLY EDUCATED:

Thursday, October 5, 2017

Reading Something Appropriate for Halloween

So as to read something appropriate for the Halloween season, I'm once again reading stories found within TERRIFYING TALES: STORIES OF THE OCCULT FROM AROUND THE WORLD. I picked up where I left off last time I read tales contained within this tome, about one-third of the way through.
The tales may actually be more spooky and eerie than downright terrifying. Additionally, the way they are presented may be dated at times, with typical early 20th century prejudices. However, from the aspect of folklore, I find them to be fascinating. Also, there are a few that make me go "hmm..."

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Interior Illustrations Video


September PoD Sales Stats

My PoD sales stats for September 2017:

Zazzle - 22 sales (several of which were of multiple items), 1 of which was cancelled (the item was re-ordered).

CafePress - 3 completed orders.

Redbubble - 6 sales (one of which was of multiple items).

In 2016, my stats for September were as follows:

Zazzle - 13 sales, 1 of which was cancelled (the item was not re-ordered).

CafePress - 1 completed order, 3 cancelled/declined orders.

Redbubble - 10 sales (none of which were of multiple items).

Thursday, September 14, 2017

A 3-for-3 Day!

It's a 3-for-3 day! I've seen sales today in all three of my PoD stores (my Azure Lion Productions Zazzle Store, my Azure Lion Productions CafePress Shop, and my Richard Fay Redbubble Shop). This is the first time I've seen a 3-for-3 day in quite a while, especially since my CafePress sales took a significant downturn.

Sold 9/14/2017 through Zazzle to a customer in Congleton, England: twenty sheets of Tudor Rose Stickers.

Sold 9/14/2017 through CafePress to a customer in NY, US: one Thistle Sticker.

Sold 9/14/2017 through Redbubble to a customer in the UK: 4x Sticker of Thistle, Size Small.