Category Archives: Spooky

Do The Dead Dream? – First Two Blurbs!

I received my first two blurbs, from Karen Albright Lin and Jan C. J. Jones! Thank you both so much! F. P. Dorchak’s short stories take a look at the world in an inside-out, rarely visited way. These are neither … Continue reading

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Do The Dead Dream? Update

I have the manuscript sent out to my cover guy, Lon Kirschner! Looking forward to his amazing wizardry! I have the final story out to my editor, Joyce Combs. I am reworking two stories (“Broken Windows” and “What Dreams are … Continue reading

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Do The Dead Dream? Status

I am working toward the completion and release of my short story collection, but timelines have shifted to the right a bit. When I first envisioned releasing this collection, I’d thought maybe Valentine’s Day might make a good release date…then … Continue reading

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Boulder YMCA Author Talk

Yesterday I had the honor of speaking at the Boulder Media Women’s (BMW’s) “Author Talk” session (also known as “Spoken Word”) at the Boulder, Colorado Mapleton Center YMCA. It’s a cozy gathering that invites authors to speak and discuss their … Continue reading

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Give The Gift of Fear!

Okay, I know, it’s the holiday season…Merrry Christmas, Happy Hanukkah and all that…and that being the case, I am shamelessly self-promoting a wonderful gift—for yourself. The gift of fear! Yes, what better way to say “I love me” than to … Continue reading

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Short Stories–What Have I Learned?

After spending the past year going back over all my short stories, what have I learned? I’ve learned I was a young testosteroned-fueled writer, writing about sex and violence and all-things-weird. There are definitely some things that are going to … Continue reading

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The Wreck

I love this story! I’d written it back in 2000, when I was still scuba diving (my last dive was January 27, 2001, in Blue Hole New Mexico, for a High Altitude dive cert, which I never completed; don’t recall … Continue reading

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