A ghost story writer who still sleeps with the lights on, Kristi Petersen Schoonover’s fiction has appeared in many magazines and anthologies; her traditionally published books include a short story collection, THE SHADOWS BEHIND. She was the recipient of three Norman Mailer Writers Colony Residencies and holds an MFA in Creative Writing from Goddard College. She serves as co-host of the DARK DISCUSSIONS podcast, as founding editor of the dark literary journal 34 ORCHARD, and is a member of both the New England Horror Writers and the Horror Writers Association. Follow her adventures at kristipetersenschoonover.com.
Oh, the birds love your back yard! We have sparrows that like our eaves, but most of the birds in the neighborhood hang out near the horses and cows in the little vale down the road. Less breezy? More to eat? I dunno.
The food there is probably plentiful. Tons of insects is my guess.