April 12th, 2012
Saturday, June 23rd, 2012
Topeka-Shawnee County Public Library
Building Your Story
Come join Lee Killough, Linda Madl, and Sheri L. McGathy for a “how to” morning of World Building, Character Development, and a bit of Show vs Tell. Lee will give you the foundation for crafting your world while Linda will discuss the how to’s of character development. Sheri will explain the differences of showing verses telling in your work. Finally, you’ll get a chance to put it all together.
Then, Saturday afternoon, Lee, Linda, and Sheri will present readings from their various works, and discussion various writing techniques from The Complete Guide to Writing Paranormal Novels.
January 8th, 2012
I’ve created a few pre-made covers
Contact me if you are interested. I also do freelancing for individuals and have samples on the Cover art page tab of this site.
December 25th, 2011
Ghosts and Christmas? Sure, why not! But like Christmas, the sale will soon be gone.
Ghostly Tales Christmas Sale
Enter code XN68M prior to completing checkout.
Promotional price: $1.50
Coupon Code: XN68M
Expires: January 1, 2012
Ghostly Tales by Sheri L. McGathy is a collection of four short ghost stories set on the American prairie. They first made their debut in the anthology Trespassing Time. The stories range from the humorous to the scary, with ghosts that might make you smile, cause your heart to sigh, perhaps bring a tear to your eye, or maybe, just maybe, will give you pause as you pass an old cemetery.
May 3rd, 2011
Writing about Bumps in the Night and Other Frights
Wednesday, October 19th, 2011 at 1:30pm
Gardner Neighborhood Library
137 E Shawnee Street
Gardner, KS 66030
In the spirit of Halloween fun, Kansas authors Lee Killough, Linda Madl, and Sheri L. McGathy discuss their fascination with the supernatural creatures, fantasy beings, and ghosts that inspired their writing. The authors will read from their works and answer questions about their writing and the things that give us all goose bumps.
Lee Killough is published in sci-fi and is known for her supernatural and urban fantasy mysteries. Linda Madl is published in historical romance and short stories, including several ghost stories. Sheri L. McGathy is published mainly in fantasy and has earned several awards for her work.
March 3rd, 2011
Thought I would share the link to my latest interview. Hope you have time to surf on over!
May the magic always brighten your world!
February 26th, 2011
This is just a quick post to let everyone know that I’m now doing freelance cover art design. Details and examples to come. If anyone is interested, please drop me a note and we’ll see what we can create!
Sample of an e-book short story cover I created. Book is available here.
August 5th, 2010
Remaining members of the band known as Crosswind have put together a vintage rock DVD – One More Time Reunion, if you will – with Ron, Max, Jim, Tom and Steve.
The DVD is shipping now, click here.
The net proceeds from the sale of the DVDs will be used to create a memorial to Ron Noe and Max Davidson, Crosswind members who have, sadly, left us.
So, if you loved Crosswind, here’s your chance to revisit the memories.
Details: Crosswind Performance at The Blue River Pub in Manhattan, Kansas, 1988.
Please spread the word.
May 14th, 2010
Books We Love Sizzling Summer Sweepstakes
Win a Borders Kobo eReader – Entry instructions on the Books We Love website: To enter the contest simply visit five of the author pages displayed on the web page index and sign the guest book of the author you choose to visit. Then fill out the entry form on the website and click submit.
PRIZES: (1) Every week until July 31 we will draw one winner to receive their choice of an ebook from any one of our Books We love authors. (2) On May 31, June 30 and July 31st we will draw three winners who will each receive an autographed copy of one of the print books displayed on the page. (4) GRAND PRIZE: Borders KOBO EREADERS on July 31st one lucky winner will receive a Kobo and their choice of any five Books We Love ebooks.
October 17th, 2009
Linda Madl, Barbara Baldwin, Lee Killough and Sheri L. McGathy will be presenting the program:
All About Bumps in the Night and Other Frights
on October 24, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. at the Johnson County Library
Spring Hill Branch
109 S Webster Sttreet
Spring Hill, KS 66083
They will be reading excerpts from Trespassing Time and Killer Karma as well as discussing theories and ideas that inspired their tales. There will be a question and answer session after the presentation where they will answer questions about their writing and talk more about ghosts.
July 8th, 2009
Hi all, I just discovered that Wolfsinger Publications latest release, A Time To… Volume 3: The Best of The Lorelei Signal 2008 (Paperback), is out…. and much to my great pleasure and pride, has my story PROMISES in it! Very nice way to start the day!!
Here's the url
A Time To… Volume 3: The Best of The Lorelei Signal 2008 (Paperback):
Despite being the 'fairer' sex, women have long demonstrated that they possess great strength. They instinctively know there is a time for everything and they face it with Strength, Dignity and Determination. Following in the footsteps of our award nominated first volume; this collection will present you with women: Are willing to risk their souls to avenge a wrong done to another Are willing to risk their lives to challenge an unjust social system Are willing to risk their status to save others from walking blindly into danger Are willing to risk everything to save those who would ridicule them These are the stories selected as the Best of The Lorelei Signal 2008. Come in and share in their strengths, triumphs and sorrows. Remember there is always – A Time To…