Recent reviews for Owl Manor – the Dawning, my Gothic thriller!!

5.0 out of 5 stars  The influence of Edgar Allen Poe and the Bronte sisters is evident OWL MANOR: THE DAWNING by Zita Harrison, is book #1 in the planned OWL MANOR series. It begins in 1859 near Denver during the Colorado Gold Rush, with miners discovering the strangulation murder of a prostitute in the…

Shadow of the raven

Was making a cover for “Shadow of the Raven”. Took on a life of its own! Hate to put text on it now!

Can’t finish that bottle of wine?

Ever find yourself dying for just one glass of good wine, then agonizing over a whole open bottle that you have to drink soon, as in within a week, so it doesn’t end up in your spaghetti sauce, which you don’t make much anyway? That’s me. Luckily, I’ve found wines that are in the $20.00…

Some say it’s the adrenaline rush.

Why do we read horror? Some say it’s the adrenaline rush, some say they like to see it happening to someone else, or to experience danger knowing it’s not really happening. But is it not really happening? There’s danger all around us, demons that exist in the real world, and inside our own selves. Horror…

Dreams and Stark, Inescapable Clarity

Image by Stefan Keller from Pixabay Dreams are strange things. They confirm the workings of the mind that one is not aware of, and they can expose your fears, desires…and flaws with stark, inescapable clarity. In one of the psych classes I took at college, we were taught the way to analyze dreams, which, being…

A Complete, Thick Silence.

The fog pooled around her feet. As she stared down at it in confusion, it began to rise, encircling her legs, her stomach, her heart. Strangely, she felt no fear, just a detached acceptance. One that comes with the understanding that there is absolutely nothing one can do but surrender, come what may. Then the…

Offering Great Book Cover Designs at Great Prices!!

Concept, Design and Artwork by Zita Harrison, Zealous Arts “Zita will work with you to make the cover you need to show off your book to its utmost advantage. Her patience, creativity and experience makes the process easy, pleasant and enjoyable.”  – C. Cross, author of Damned and Eternal. $50 and up depending on complexity. Basic Book Cover…