Do You Believe in Curses by Mae Clair

Do you believe in curses? I’m over at Staci Troilo’s blog today discussing how an ancient curse is tied to the town of Point Pleasant, West Virginia, and the urban legend of the Mothman. It’s all part of the background incorporated into my latest release, A Desolate Hour.

Staci is a wonderful blogger, fantastic author, and is always ready to support others. She’s also an exceptional critique partner to yours truly ๐Ÿ™‚
If you haven’t already clicked the “follow” button on her blog, I highly recommend a click!

Staci Troilo

Iโ€™m thrilled to welcome friend and fellow writer Mae Clair back to my little slice of the blogosphere today. She just released book three of her Point Pleasant series, A Desolate Hour, which I reviewed not long ago.

Today she wants to discuss curses, and I canโ€™t think of a better person to dive into the supernatural with us. Here she is; letโ€™s give her a warm welcome.


Do You Believe in Curses?

From literature to the Bible, to famous objects and haunted places, curses abound. There are cursed objects (the Hope Diamond), cursed places (King Tutโ€™s Tomb), cursed movies (Poltergeist), and even cursed performances (multiple instances of the play MacBeth). But what about a town? Is it possible for an entire town to be cursed and to carry that misfortune through centuries?

Point Pleasant, WVPoint Pleasant, WVโ€”not the collapsed bridge (obviously)

My Point Pleasant series has beenโ€ฆ

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29 thoughts on “Do You Believe in Curses by Mae Clair

  1. Funnily enough, I heard a strange curse story just today… heading over to read the rest to see if you mention it – that would be weird!

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  2. A fabulous post, Mae! It’s so lovely to read all the blog posts by so many authors supporting and promoting you and your work. It just shows how well respected you are in the author community. And well deserved for sure! Cheers. ๐Ÿ™‚

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    • That makes me feel so good, Natalie! I love the author community and the support we show each other. I have made so many wonderful friends and discovered such a rich variety of work. I’m honored and humbled to have so many friends supporting me!

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