TIH 098: Paul Tremblay on Disappearance at Devil’s Rock, A Head Full of Ghosts and Story Ideas

Paul Tremblay This Is Horror 098

In this podcast Paul Tremblay talks about his new novel Disappearance at Devil’s RockA Head Full of Ghosts and story ideas.

About Paul Tremblay

Paul Tremblay is the author of the novels Disappearance at Devil’s Rock and A Head Full of Ghosts. His other novels include The Little Sleep, No Sleep till Wonderland, Swallowing a Donkey’s Eye, and Floating Boy and the Girl Who Couldn’t Fly (co-written with Stephen Graham Jones).

Show Notes

  • [02:45] Interview start/lessons learned in last year
  • [08:15] Dream reader
  • [11:10] What to expect from Disappearance at Devil’s Rock
  • [11:50] Travis Earl, via Patreon, asks about novels and movies that inspired Disappearance
  • [16:35] Mark N, via Patreon, asks about when in the A Head Full of Ghosts lifecycle Disappearance was written
  • [20:45] Writing about children in horror stories
  • [27:40] Current story ideas
  • [30:15] Returning to abandoned stories
  • [33:14] Jo, via Patreon, asks about slang in Disappearance
  • [35:55] Teaching
  • [43:10] Paul Tremblay FINALLY makes sense
  • [43:45] Jake Marley, via Patreon, asks about notes, outlining and discovery writing
  • [46:10] Jake Marley, via Patreon, asks about revisions

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