I recently interviewed writer (and self-professed lunatic) W.D. Frank. Here is what he had to say:
Some have described your work as dark and frightening. How would you yourself describe it?
That is an excellent question to start off with. It is also a difficult one to answer.
I agree that my work can be dark…and maybe some of it is scary. I know that I write a lot of characters that my readers know would toss them aside like empty banana peels without hesitation. It is probably wise to be frightened by them. Although, fear has never been a consistently present partner of mine. Maybe it is simply whispering to me instead of shouting most of the time, but sometimes I am not sure exactly which emotion is speaking. Is that odd? I suppose it is. Continue reading