Carter Wilson | Thriller Author
Carter Wilson | Thriller Author


(all times Mountain Time, because that’s where I live)








October 16, 2021—In-Person Event
Rocky Mountain Literary Festival
Genesee, Colorado

April 29-30, 2022
Books in Bloom
The Pines Lodge
Beaver Creek, Colorado

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Articles and Guest Posts

“Why Memory Is the Scariest Thing Of All in a Psychological Thriller Novel”
Writer’s Digest, May 2021 

“Yes, Crime Writers, You Can Kill the Dog: A Counterpoint”
Crimereads, May 2021 

“A Writer’s Guide to Effective Newsletters”
The Strand Magazine, April 2021 

“Meet Carter Wilson: Thriller Novelist”
Shout Out Colorado, December 2020 

“Clever Mysteries And Thrillers With Writers At The Center Of The Action”
Ezvid Wiki, July 2019 

“What Draws Carter Wilson to the Dark Side”
Publishers Weekly, July 2019 

“The Potency of Possibility”
Boulder Weekly, July 2019 

“ITW Spotlight: A Death 31,000 Feet Up”
Booktrib, July 2019 

“Colorado Bookshelf: The Dead Girl in 2A”
5280 Magazine, July 2019 

“Make Violent Scenes Matter” (guest blog)
Writer’s Digest, July 2019

“On the Cover: Carter Wilson”
The Big Thrill Magazine, July 2019 

Colorado Book Award Winners on the Best Places to Write
Westword, September 2017

Five movie/television scenes that will inspire your suspense writing (guest blog)
Strand Magazine, August 2017

Read an excerpt from Slender Man-inspired thriller, Mister Tender’s Girl
Entertainment Weekly, June 2017

The Only Question You Need (guest blog)
Killer Nashville, April 2017

Following a Dark Path
The Big Thrill, November 2016

If I Lived What I Wrote, I’d Be In Prison (guest blog)
Killer Nashville Magazine, December 2015

Podcasts and Radio Interviews

GSMC Book Review Podcast Episode 301: Interview with Carter Wilson
Author Interview
September 2021

Afterhours at the Radio Bookclub: Carter Wilson – The Dead Husband
Author Interview
June 2021

The Inside Flap: Carter Wilson Discusses The Dead Husband
Author Interview
June 2021

Meet The Thriller Author with Alan Peterson interview
Author Interview
May 2021

Conversation Live! with Cyrus Webb
Author Interview
May 2021

Reading and Writing Podcast
Author Interview
May 2021

The Break It Down Show
Interview with Pete A. Turner
April 2021

Corks & Conversation Podcast
Listen to the whole episode for lots of laughs, insight into writing, and when Carter thinks it might be important to eat a live grasshopper!
April 2021

Thriller Talk Thursday
Lynne Constantine chats with authors J.T. Ellison, Carter Wilson, and Hannah Mary McKinnon
May 2020

Crime Corner Podcast
July 2019

Writer Types Podcast
June 2019

Interview with Carter Wilson
Rachael Herron Podcast, February 2019

Radio Interview with Carter Wilson
Colorado Public Radio
Colorado Matters Show with Ryan Warner, August 2018

Interview with Carter Wilson
Professional Book Nerds Podcast, February 2018

Interview with Carter Wilson
The Story Blender Podcast featuring Steven James, February 2018

Interview with Carter Wilson
Thrillseekers Podcast, February 2018

Publishers Weekly Podcast – A Conversation with Carter Wilson
Publishers Weekly, January 2018

Carter Wilson & Randall Silvis IN CONVERSATION on Authors on the Air
Authors on the Air, May 2017

Interview with Alex Dolan
Thrill Seekers Radio, April 2017

On the Art of Storytelling
Authors on the Air Radio, February 2017

Print Interviews

“Erie Author Carter Wilson on His Latest Eerie Book, The Dead Husband
Westword, June 2021

“Up Close: Carter Wilson”
Big Thrill Magazine, May 2021

“Mystery At Maroon Bells”
Aspen Times Weekly, June 2019

Q & A with Carter Wilson
Don’t Need A Diagram, January 2018

Up Close—Carter Wilson
Big Thrill Magazine, January 2018

Q & A with Mark Stevens
Don’t Need a Diagram, December 2016