Q & A: The Cliffhouse Haunting


Our readers have been asking questions about our new novel, The Cliffhouse Haunting.  We’ve collected some up to answer here. Is the Cliffhouse Lodge based on a real hotel? Yes, in some ways. It was built by an architect associated with Gilbert Stanley Underwood, designer of Yosemite’s Ahwahnee Hotel, Grand Canyon Lodge, and the TimberlineContinue reading “Q & A: The Cliffhouse Haunting”

The Cliffhouse Haunting is Coming…


The Cliffhouse Haunting is coming in March! This is the story that started it all when, in 2012, Tamara Thorne and I decided to try writing something together. We began with a modest concept – and hoped for the best, both knowing it could go either way. We quickly realized our union was creative, complementary,Continue reading “The Cliffhouse Haunting is Coming…”

True Ghost Stories


At Thorne & Cross: Haunted Nights LIVE! we’re adding a new level of spookiness by beginning each show with a true ghost story. And we’d like to hear yours! If you’ve had a ghostly experience you’d like us to share with our listeners, please read the requirements here: http://alistaircross.com/Ghosts Thorne & Cross: Haunted Nights LIVE!Continue reading “True Ghost Stories”

Thirteen Ghosts!


(An angel in the Hollywood Forever Cemetery) If you live in Southern California, you might see this article by Tamara Thorne in the newspapers. After exploring a load of allegedly haunted places in and around the Los Angeles basin, she chose her 13 favorite haunts. (Suicide Bridge) All are publicly accessible and include the QueenContinue reading “Thirteen Ghosts!”