Sunday, April 16, 2017

The Horror Show Podcast: Remembering Robert Bloch

The Horror Show with Brian Keene

 in which Wayne Allen Sallee, Stephen King, and others reminisce about Robert Bloch on what would have been his 100th birthday.


ROBERT BLOCH CENTENNIAL -The Horror Show with Brian Keene - Ep 110
Stephen King, Jack Ketchum, F Paul Wilson, David J. Schow, John Skipp, Tom Monteleone, Wayne Allen Sallee, Chet Williamson, Cathy Becker Gonzalez, and Del Howison share personal memories and anecdotes of Robert Bloch with Brian and Dave Thomas on the 100th anniversary of the horror master’s birth.…
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Stephen King, Jack Ketchum, F. Paul Wilson, David J. Schow, John Skipp, Tom Monteleone, Wayne Allen…

Monday, April 10, 2017


I've never written a baseball story or even used Wrigley as a scene in any of my works, so allow me to indulge on the fact that the Cubs are playing the LA Dodgers as I type this. They, of course, had a rain delay, this being Chicago in April. I took a photo from earlier in the day, as hail came down. Here's a ffew Cubs and Wayne related images.

Sunday, April 9, 2017


My friend Chris Turek calls me Chicago's last pallbearer. Some photos I've taken are already gone. Others are hobo jungles. A Masonic temple in gang territory. The Damen silos, abandoned since a huge fire in 1989. Others that have no real name or importance. But I took photos of the monoliths.

Saturday, April 8, 2017


Since I posted the ghost sign on the wall of Forte, some of you might be wondering what I'm jabbering about. They are all over, once you look close. Old Pepsi logos and faded signs for the Daily News. Here's a few that I've found over the years. If I see one from a bus, I make note of the intersection. Here goes: