Somewhere amidst her forty-hour job and playtime with her three-year-old, Rachel finds time to walk the streets of worlds only existing on manmade paper. She resides in small college town Northwestern Nebraska with her young son, just across town from her parents. She enjoys socializing with adults, sipping strawberry wine, and head banging to music that doesn't carry a beat worth the effort of rock star hair slinging.
Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
I do! I was in fourth grade, and was required to write and illustrate a story for a contest being done through the college in my town. I wrote about a green blob that was created by a scientist. The blob ate everything, and grew every time it ate, until it was a monstrosity. I bet my mom still has it at her house.
How do you approach cover design?
I am my own designer. My personal style is simple and basic. I prefer something clean and elegant over something entirely too busy.
TWICE THE CHILL - Two SHORT Horror Stories by Rachel A Olson
Sometimes it's hard to believe there really are creatures that go bump in the night. Bey had spent his entire life running through the woods and never once saw anything to convince him there were creatures worth fearing. When his littler sister, Chensei, whines about the trip home at night, Bey only mocks her. Until she d