My mom had a reputation around the neighborhood as my brother and I were growing up as being the “Dragon Lady.” She was a strict disciplinarian and any violation of her rules ended in being yelled at for five minutes or being spanked with her hand, belt, switch, paddle, etc. That discipline extended to our visiting friends as well.
In 2009, Caleb Wygal published the mystery novel, A MURDER IN CONCORD, which went on to be named a Notable Book Set in North Carolina by the University of North Carolina. Today, he is reissuing a revised version of that novel.
Now that the writing for The Search for Blackbeard’s Lost Treasure is complete, I thought I’d take this opportunity while it is fresh on my mind to let you in on how my process for creating a villain.
Young Adult novel based entirely in the Summersville, WV area.
AH-CHOO! “Bless you.” HA-CHOO! “Gesundheit.” It’s automatic. It’s a reflex. When someone sneezes in a crowd, there is always someone, or someones, who …
Caleb was born and raised in the small community of Mt. Lookout in West Virginia. He has since lived in Greenville, SC and currently …