Photo: In the Hitchcock edition of Clue, Mother can do it in the Bates Motel (Room #1) with a Seagull… tmblr.co/ZgGSZrr6puRO
Cool. Play the John Cage “Prepared Piano” on your phone: johncage.org/cagePiano.html
Photo: The Game of Life — originally, “The Checkered Game of Life” — once included a suicide square. For..tmblr.co/ZgGSZrqzzLCcv8
G+: Here’s my fun interview at SHU last month with GoingLive w/FCTV. plus.google.com/10618638523940…
Clever ‘freezer friday’ drawing: freezerfriday.tumblr.com/image/50090239…
dream drip flic.kr/p/fhu69R
Raw Dog Screaming Press announces Play Dead - first ebook edition - just $4.99. fb.me/2SnS6mwP6
Photoset: The cover graphic and an instruction card from Looney Labs’ “Are You a Werewolf?” card game (based… tmblr.co/ZgGSZrqjuHYa
thedeadauthor Too bad that Pandora couldn’t post an unboxing video.
NeinQuarterly I fought the laws of motion, and inertia won.
I can’t wait to see all the LOTR/Maniac mash-ups on youtube in the year to come. I’ve already come up with a name: The Frodiac Killer.
G+: I’ll be teaching a free DogCon2 workshop (“Breaking Bad: When Narratives Collapse”) at Thurber House next Sat..plus.google.com/10618638523940…6l
Your Kindle cowers: my novel, PLAY DEAD, is now available in ebook for the very first time! amazon.com/gp/product/B00…
In fairness, heavy equipment, you should also annoyingly beep — more loudly, even — when moving forward too if we can’t trust your driver.
Photo: Cards in flight / during the shuffle — / transparent as ghosts. necrosion: Photographer: Kiyo…tmblr.co/ZgGSZrqYhAuB0
Photo: Wil Wheaton and friends discuss how to make your own brain tokens for things like Steve Jackson’s… tmblr.co/ZgGSZrqOIvMz
@egolikeness Beautiful page!
Tweet like your power’s about to go out. ;-)
@JustinRoby I agree… I want to know what Hannibal Chau actually saw when he <spoiler prevent>ed. There’s a Rim prequel lurking there.
Perlman on Hannibal Chau from Pacific Rim: herocomplex.latimes.com/movies/pacific… Very underdeveloped. Deserves a prequel, imo.
C’mon get happy! :-) fb.me/FDb65Mds
Photo: “Suicide King” by Peter W. Lam — one of the “Death Cards” in the game, Call of Duty - World at War….tmblr.co/ZgGSZrqI9HDwC
mrubinsteinCT All novels are psychological excursions. Conflict & psychology—the pull of passions back and forth—are all there is— in life & in novels.
@danmcclellan1 Congratulations again on your good fortune in the Play Dead contest!
“Eat with the Eyes” uploaded to my gallery flic.kr/p/fdU5xd <—This is how to do a selfie.
Photo: Richard Bartle’s framework for gamer personalities. He identifies quadrants by suit from a deck of… tmblr.co/ZgGSZrqCn8la
“So disgusting, it’s beautiful!” — a reader review of Play Dead at Barnes & Noble: barnesandnoble.com/w/play-dead-mi…
Play Dead “pick a card” contest has ended - see the winners here: “Is this your card?” gorelets.com/blog/dataerrat…
Ending tonight (midnight est): the Play Dead ‘Pick a Card’ contest! Enter asap!… fb.me/G7HyJood
G+: Win a hat and books! The Play Dead card guess contest ends at Midnight EST tonight (7/20):..plus.google.com/10618638523940…TS
ACT FAST. The Play Dead pick a card guessing contest ends at Midnight est, when I’ll post the winning card! gorelets.com/blog/dataerrat…
Cannibalooza. That is all.
Congratulations to +Sam McCanna on winning the Play Dead preorder contest from Raw Dog Screaming Press! fb.me/2nqCL302W
The power of Christ compels you, @JustAfterSunset!
And we have a winner of the free Civ IV offer! @chang0p — please DM me your email address so I can send it to you via Steam.
ps. The new Civ V Brave New World edition is a bit of a cluttered mess, but WRITERS ARE LIKE CULTURAL WAR HEROES in this game! Art im life.
@schmutzie I believe it’s “You give rugs… a bad name.” ;-)
First one to ask can have my free copy of Civilization IV on Steam. (Why free? I already own it. See photo.) pic.twitter.com/QcbjlBTftw
Video: The Knife Song. Chop, chop, chop. tmblr.co/ZgGSZrpoAueO
Don’t miss your chance in the Play Dead “Pick a Card” contest! gorelets.com/blog/dataerrat…
@daniellellanes Ћ: Students use something like this in true/false tests when they don’t know the answer and try mixing both into one glyph.
@daniellellanes It does! But hey, I see potential: it could speed up typing like mad and could save two whole characters in a twitter post.
Play Dead : now shipping from publisher, amazon, b&n, or to your local bookstore: gorelets.com/blog/arnzen-ne…
#DexterNotes 8.3 Cannibal gormet as jock trainer = brilliant. But this ep isn’t about consumerism as it suggests - it’s about nourishment.
Video: Russ Maschmeyer describes The Tarot Trunk — an interactive design project he co-created back in 2009…tmblr.co/ZgGSZrpj1R7FF
Sometimes life is complicated. Sometimes it’s momplicated.
Audio: China Mieville, “On Monsters” — a witty deliberation on theories of the uncanny. fb.me/MEHYnmnR
Tortured Symbol flic.kr/p/f8LDPj
Photo: One week remains in the Play Dead “Pick a Card” contest! Guess the card over on my website, and you… tmblr.co/ZgGSZrpYYEJy
Wow. I thought I just heard a newscaster say “7 year old child swallowed by seagull” today. Sadly, it turned out to be a ‘sinkhole’.
“Austen Blue” added to my flickr art gallery flic.kr/p/f8fpkB
TheRealAlSnow I believe Every warning label has an awesome backstory.
The Nest tweet history is back online at gorelets and better than ever, with poems presorted and more: gorelets.com/nest/
You see a smile. I see 32 possibilities for extreme dental surgery.
@_MikeLane THX and good luck in the preorder raffle. Since today’s the deadline, I think Play Dead will actually go out this week! Enjoy.
gothicmmu Gothic MMU will be tweeting all things gothic from our specialised research centre at Manchester! Do follow us on here.
@g_so Trespassing! Very good. Thank you!
@g_so Instigate me? Name a crime, any crime.
@HotMama_yabuddy Muchos gracias for your tweets.
@tanyatwombly Only in church.
Don’t tell my next follower they’re winning an Audiovile CD for being lucky 4000.
LAST CALL from Raw Dog Screaming Press for the Play Dead pre-order grimoire edition raffle! fb.me/1e9GwIW6n
@RachelintheOC Not yet, anyway… but they look suspicious to me!
@TheWallBreakers Neat! Art imitates life.
The Play Dead contest is open till the 20th: pick a card, win some books, cds and a hat! gorelets.com/blog/dataerrat…
NeinQuarterly Once you’ve got a Triplegänger, things start getting freakay.
Photo: Skyrim’s Dragonborn add-on ventures into stomach-sinking sublime Lovecraftian territory with the… tmblr.co/ZgGSZrpOjDQT
LKHamilton Don’t be afraid of your writing, let it run free, let it surprise, frighten, amaze, & shock you, and it will do the same for the reader.
My summer reading: Taber’s Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary, picked up at a thrift store. My god, it’s full of scars. #Instigation
@_MikeLane Sounds like you had an Exorcist moment! Thank YOU for the cool post, and rock on.
Photo: Deck of the Dead: Bicycle Playing Cards’ “Zombie Deck” transforms the face cards into undead… tmblr.co/ZgGSZrpMFilk
I really don’t like the cover for Lindsay’s latest Dexter novel (Final Cut). It’s like they’re hiding the knife: amazon.com/gp/product/038…
NeinQuarterly I wonder what poets wrote before there were tweets.
Video: George Melies, “The Living Playing Cards” (1905) tmblr.co/ZgGSZrpKSQPJ
Guess the card - win some Arnzen schwag! Easy contest to celebrate Play Dead’s release from Raw Dog Screaming… fb.me/2cw6cWmD6
@Kenyawright77 That goes for the editor, for sure!
#Instigation prompt: Describe the sensation of eating of a stinging jellyfish.
My “Pick a Card” contest is open! Easy — but guess well! gorelets.com/blog/dataerrat…
Video: Retro-zombie game “Organ Trail: Director’s Cut” is 50% off on Steam today (just $2.49). I confess I’m… tmblr.co/ZgGSZrpGb817
#DexterNotes s8 Shots of Vogel’s coaching of Dexter are blocked identically to those of his visions of Harry, affirming their history.
#DexterNotes The walls are pushing in whenever Deb & Dex consult in the alley about their common secrets.
Three Fates of Mona: mexifunk.com/product/3-fate…
@g_so I was, at first, too, but then I realized that some probably have multiple personalities.
Congrats to Daniel Baker and Devin Blakeney, drawn from 660 entrants to win the goodreads giveaway for Play Dead!… fb.me/2NWbGGCPd
WordWhispers Allow children to be weird. Weirdos have passion and crazy ideas. They make us think.
@LCConnolly The artwork for Vortex looks fabulous. Congrats!
Video: Sandy Peterson’s Cthulhu Wars game was just funded $1.4 million by fans via kickstarter. Wow! That’s… tmblr.co/ZgGSZrp6QMfY
Goodreads giveaway for Play Dead is ending in a few more short hours. Click soon!: goodreads.com/giveaway/show/…
Less than one day left in the goodreads giveaway of Play Dead: goodreads.com/giveaway/show/…
#DexterNotes 8.1 Vogel — like an absent parent — returns and restores Harry’s code. (the code = Lacan’s ‘Law of the Father’).
#DexterNotes 8.1 Dex’s bloody hand as he cuddles Harrison: echoes the red handprint (e.g. the “I Love Dad” mug) from ep 1.4 - a guilt motif
#DexterNotes 8.1 “El Sapo” = “the Toad”; also adj. for “cunning/sly”
@Betts_Matt AWESOME! :-) Hope you had a good panel, Matt!
The Nest section of my website is suspended while undergoing repairs.
@JeffStrand Thanks Jeff! Did you barbecue a clown for the 4th? I hope so. White facepaint makes for exceptional glaze.
Goreletter 7.02 mailed. Let me know if yours didn’t arrive, or reenter your subscription at gorelets.com/about
This sampler from Creative Prompts on the Dark Side will poke your muse in the eye till it steams fresh ideas: scribd.com/doc/130789529/…
Happy 4th! Play Dead paperback giveaway on goodreads (ends 7.8):… fb.me/25scjpjrV
Photoset: Goth: The Game of Horror Trivia — looks pretty challenging and also quite fun for horror nerds…tmblr.co/ZgGSZron3tYPv
If you’ve only read “The Metamorphosis,” to celebrate Kafka’s birthday I recommend you read “In a Penal Colony” or “The Hunger Artist”!
Video: Marco Tempest’s “Cyber Cards Live” tricked me twice in a row. When you’re done freaking out, then go… tmblr.co/ZgGSZrol69FM
Borderlands Boot Camp for specfic writers opens to applicants for January: borderlandspress.com/workshops.html