Tag Archive | childhood nightmares

Kim Krodel: On Childhood Nightmares

We asked Kim Krodel, the author of Baby Teeth in Childhood Nightmares: Under the Bed, about the inspiration for her story. This is what Kim shared with us – Baby Teeth: The Inspiration My inspiration for “Baby Teeth” came in the form of a loose tooth—that of my six-year-old.  One of his lower front teeth […]

Brandon Scott: On Childhood Nightmares

We asked Brandon Scott, author of Socks in Childhood Nightmares: Under the Bed, what inspired him to write the story. This is what he told us – The Story of Socks Story inspiration is usually an odd process for me. My mind makes incomprehensible leaps between seemingly unrelated subjects on the path to the final […]

Phil Hickes: On Childhood Nightmares

We asked Phil Hickes, author of Telling Tales in Childhood Nightmares: Under the Bed, what gave him the inspiration to write the story. This is what he told us – Telling Tales Well, there were no witches in my family as far as I’m aware. But I did grow up in a rather unusual setting, […]

Kate Monroe: On Childhood Nightmares

We asked Kate Monroe, author of Show and Tell in Childhood Nightmares: Under the Bed, what the inspiration for her story was. This is what she told us – The Inspiration for Show and Tell We all remember that child, don’t we? The one who sat alone in the corner of the classroom, the one […]

Jack Wallen: On Childhood Nightmares

We asked Jack Wallen, author of Forgotten in Childhood Nightmares: Under the Bed, what the inspiration for his story was. In answer, this is what he told us – A “Forgotten” Inspiration When I heard Sirens Call was looking for submissions for their Under The Bed collection, I knew I had to be a part […]

Joshua Skye: On Childhood Nightmares

We asked Joshua Skye, author of ‘Timothy’ in Childhood Nightmares: Under the Bed, what his inspiration for the story was. Instead, he let us step into his childhood and told us about What Frightened Me as a Child? What frightened me as a child? Oh, there were so many things. I used to have a […]

Lisamarie Lamb: On Childhood Nightmares

We asked Lisamarie Lamb, author of Excess Baggage in Childhood Nightmares: Under the Bed, what her inspiration for her story was – instead she shared one of her childhood fears. Read on to find out why Lisamarie writes… I’m Afraid of Pandas I’m afraid of pandas. Don’t laugh, it’s the truth. Oh, they may look […]