August 2014

G+: Diabolique Strategies: my free brainstorming web app at diaboliquestrategies.com  Loosely inspired by Eno &..plus.google.com/10618638523940…uw

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You gotta love Nathan Rosen design. From the cover artist for Play Dead comes…… fb.me/3b2oPOocG

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Black Fridays by Michael Sears @MSearsAuthor — just started this thriller on a whim and I am loving the writing in this book!

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What a treat for horror fans: “The Box” read by its author, @JackKetchum - short story audio on @audible @amazon amazon.com/gp/product/B00…

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All fans of bizarre horror should read Hideous Faces, Beautiful Skulls by the legendary Mark McLaughlin @monsterbook

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Book benches in London…. fb.me/3g1wnONhk

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Nocturnal Submarine - new Kindle Experiment posted -
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Shufflepoems: A Deck of Poetry by Minor Arcana Press kck.st/1sT7J0x via @kickstarter

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UtneReader Wikipedia needs to atract a new generation of editors to survive: bit.ly/1opbo1g pic.twitter.com/dhVzV8LfTC

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I think hurricanes should be named after rock bands, not people. And the first one should be Hurricane Scorpions out of respect.

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Got my copy of the “Privacy Policy” antho last week from Black Ocean — @BlackOceanOrg — and was enthralled by… fb.me/3vKWEE3GW

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Firming up Pittsburgh area readings in Sept & Oct : gorelets.com/upcoming-arnze… (fyi @SaraJane524 ). Seeking another Halloween season event.

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Threw my back out on Throwback Thursday . Just kidding. But I am seriously following you in the shadows this Follow Friday.

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Photo: Horror gaming always employs a bricolage of horror cinema images. See Carrie meet Hostel meet The… tmblr.co/ZgGSZr1PVD0h1

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WhyHorror Oh, who are we kidding? We can’t hide something like this forever! Ladies and gentlemen, behold! Our… fb.me/796lY0JWm

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Early peek at new Grave Markings cover/tattoo art in the latest @RDSPress newsletter — subscribe at Raw Dog… fb.me/6K90awplJ

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HuffPostBooks Behold: T-Swift in iambic pentameter, and other pop music reimagined as Shakespeare sonnets huff.to/1op5lJX pic.twitter.com/idilMMe9af

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A peek at the Stoker I won a decade ago for The Goreletter. Still running strong. Subscribe: eepurl.com/IY4o9 pic.twitter.com/Kd22eHzxeR

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G+: The Blue Screen of Death has been haunting me the past few weeks.  Hilarious description:..plus.google.com/10618638523940…bF

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PoeChronicles Going rate for a case of Amontillado (no cask available): $191 pic.twitter.com/XlIDrXX1yV

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Salon More writers than ever work for nothing — is this the future of journalism? slnm.us/LEwBYjj

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uncannyvalley Haunting Surreal Photographs from the 60s Inspired by Children’s Nightmares | sco.lt/6ZvjQf

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Name your price for up to 10 HarperCollins books in the Humble Bookperk Bundle humblebundle.com/books via @humble

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Thanks @AaronSterns - I will be donating to ALS but will privately meet the , Raging Bull-style.

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The bass guitar used on Audiovile is 1/2 off on amazon today: Peavey Millennium Black 5 String Electric amazon.com/gp/product/B00… via @amazon

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The Teaser for Quentin Tarantino’s Hateful Eight Has Leaked slate.com/blogs/browbeat… via @browbeat

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theJessMcHugh Happy birthday to Ray Bradbury, who joyously created some of this world’s most beautiful stuff. <3 fb.me/1yG8EWkID

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@RDSPress’ John Edward Lawson with glowing stick of doom. From a bizarre moment at last nite’s Morgantown Poets… fb.me/1cww0R1P5

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I don’t like loving this commercail. Pods TV Commercial, ‘Don’t Like: PODS Moving & Storage, Solved’ - ispot.tv/a/7ryl

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g_so @MikeArnzen I’m seeking Halloween-themed @PoemsOnCrime. Feel free to submit some and/or spread the word. Thanks. poemsoncrime.blogspot.com/p/guidelines.h…

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From last nite’s @RDSPress event at @MorgantownPoets : @albertwendland reading from Alien Landscapes. pic.twitter.com/sE7XlPzTNg

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JonathanGunson Brilliant: car park of Estonia state opera .. pic.twitter.com/PsXSepQQn2

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Just got my @morbidanatomy anthology… a gorgeous production! cool article on bound in human skin. pic.twitter.com/IsVTTdxrIA

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Dreams are your rough draft.

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TheFilmStage Robert De Niro on the set of ‘Raging Bull.’

Discover the art of silence in Scorsese’s films: bit.ly/1lsdJfS pic.twitter.com/7emWGTXU64

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Human Writes flic.kr/s/aHsjyptjWU <-This is what my writing process would look like if it were a performance art piece.

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I just backed : A Deck of Poetry (and ), forthcoming from @MinorArcanaPrs See @kickstarter kck.st/1sT7J0x

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Nice coverage of the @sfpoetry association’s Elgin award nominees at @AmazingStories0 by @divadiane - wp.me/p2T3WE-dTo

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The awesome Dell/Abyss Books logo circa 1992. Grave Markings 20th Ann ed coming from @RDSPress later this year! pic.twitter.com/e33oGJy274

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EricVonHoffman 1987 fun with mirror photo by @MikeArnzen pic.twitter.com/224ET3V7pl

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@therealduv UNHEIMLICH! Great shot. Where the heck is that?

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Can you love a font? I am infatuated with our new type for the Mastication Publications logo: masticationpublications.com pic.twitter.com/OIX1ibpdYb

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Uncanny Magazine Year One — Make it happen people! kck.st/1uDFIOu via @kickstarter

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albertwendland Reading from my novel and poems to Morgantown Poets, Aug 21, 7 pm, with K. Ceres Wright, Monongalia Arts Center, monartscenter.com

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PhilKomarny @arnzen -> check this out ;) appsto.re/us/Z3zWZ.i

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Help make it happen for New Richard Cheese T-Shirt To Fight Jerkweasels! on @Indiegogo igg.me/p/873556/twtr

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@TachyonPub Nice site for Jim Morrow — the book trailer for The Madonna & The Starship is a hoot!

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@AaronSterns @RDSPress Thanks. I blush! To be fair, I also have a dimmer knob, frequently turned low.

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@Nukegumby That’s awesome! Marge’s one-of-a-kind pen and ink art is all over the genre press and deserves more celebration, I think.

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Honk if you’ve read or seen the art of the one and only Marge Simon: margesimon.com

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@AntonCancre For a schmutzed up used book? Outrage. The goodwills in PA are pretty good. .99c pbk, 1.99 hc, 2.99 cd. Free schmutz.

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RDSPress Excerpt from @MikeArnzen’s Bram Stoker award winning novel GRAVE MARKINGS: buff.ly/1lOBieE. 20th anniversary ed. coming soon!

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DrNickTran_ The price of anything is the amount of life you exchange for it.🐬 Henry David Thoreau

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@DazedMagazine @sandrablue925 Great batch. World’s Greatest Dad and Insomnia — definitely tops.

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Shopped at Goodwill today. Realized that their pricing system is the same one used for most e-books. .99c

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And You Will Know Us By the Smell of the Dead.

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FCtwo Here’s something new and wonderful by the one and only Stephen Graham Jones! fb.me/2sEDqstVw

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RDSPress @MikeArnzen’s PLAY DEAD “chilling brew of gritty dialogue & hard-boiled, James-Ellroy-style action” buff.ly/1AappZ3

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The Last Mile by @timwaggoner looks awesome. Great blurb by Bryan Smith! darkfuseshop.com/THE-LAST-MILE-… ..@darkfusese

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Nalo_Hopkinson Concerned about the Eaton SF/F archive at UCR nalohopkinson.com/2014/10/08/con…

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Kindle Unlimited: 8 things readers need to know ebks.to/1uJSlHY via @ebookfriendly I bit to read all the books :-)

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i_D Does the ‘Instagram generation’ now experience the present as an anticipated memory? bit.ly/1qqvYSD pic.twitter.com/kY4bkYdVtH

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- Excerpt from my novel, GRAVE MARKINGS scribd.com/doc/99132052/E… 20th Anniversary Edition coming this Fall from @RDSPress!

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RDSPress Here’s a list of RDSP titles available to Kindle Unlimited subscribers. Thanks to Daulton Dickey for helping us… fb.me/6Id2fIe34

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RDSPress Our youtube has new video from @LucyASnyder @MikeArnzen @bizarroguy @Betts_Matt @hannaedits & @albertwendland buff.ly/1vpQ19h

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Grave Markings - Skull Icon - Variation 2 flic.kr/p/onuzHT

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Lawrence C. Connolly reflects on our reading at Rickert & Beagle Books last weekend and more. fb.me/3k6IvCOyd

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“Misdelivery” - new image posted to Kindle Experiment gallery flic.kr/p/omXycu

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Shine on you crazy “Dark Side Of The Moon Cuff Links”: shop.pinkfloyd.com/limited-editio…

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HotLocalBands Zombies VS Bikers this story rocks hard it is not for the weak! amzn.to/1oVWzGg

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TheEvilDeck 8 of Spades Comparison. Seraph angel and Fallen Angel. pic.twitter.com/pUgKMka5sJ

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Looks like : More Recent Dead is out early on Kindle: amazon.com/gp/product/B00… A great compendium of literary zombification.

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Hey bro, do you know what the acronym “TASER” stands for? (I asked, shockingly): blog.dictionary.com/taser/

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Sorry, moths, but all the scary insects have high vowel sounds in their names.

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FDA Issues Warning About Tattoo Ink huff.to/1AWW7hM via @HealthyLiving

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I’m sorry, but I’m away from the phone right now. Please leave your message in an amazon review of one of my books after the beep.

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YBReview When your poetry ebooks

Have gaps

Between the lines,

We judge you.

We still love you,

But it’s love plus judgment.

We want to help.

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I just backed Uncanny Magazine Year One on @kickstarter kck.st/1uDFIOu

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Writer’s Digest Annotated Classics Dracula by Bram Stoker (and Mort Castle): amazon.com/gp/product/159… via @amazon Lit meets Writer’s how-to!

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Here’s my reading from DogCon3/Confluence courtesy of Raw Dog Screaming Press… fb.me/362pBhGtE

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Fart imitates fife.

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“Dusklight” -> new post to my Kindle Experiment photo gallery flic.kr/p/oByEh5

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.RT @TheOnion In Tech News: New Kindle Helps Readers Show Off By Shouting Title Of Book Repeatedly onion.com/UK5SyE via @DennisJerz

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Simon Hutchison: “Electronic Music and the .” simonhutchinson.com/2014/08/05/ele…

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albertwendland See Madeleine Maccar’s fabulous review of “The Man Who Loved Alien Landscapes”—many thanks to her: cclapcenter.com/2014/06/book_r…

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bluehost Forget killing business cards — SwivelCard rockets them into the digital agebluho.st/2LdsyNe

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Slate Oh great: It’s now possible to eavesdrop on your conversations using a bag of chips. slate.me/1o80EcR pic.twitter.com/v8T3JuU91e

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@Halloweenmovies The first time I taught a course in the “Horror Film,” we all went to see this in the theater for kicks.

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EveryTVShowEver Anyone carrying a locket with a picture in it is going to die

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jimworrad Photos of guitar gods suddenly realising they’re holding giant slugs… slugsolos.tumblr.com

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A pic from yesterday’s reading and signing at Rickert & Beagle Books with Larry Connolly, Stephanie Wytovich and… fb.me/3oZzupL1Q

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There Will Be Blood as 8 bit video game: kotaku.com/5683320/super-…

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The Horror Section (Rickert & Beagle Books) @Rickert_Beagle flic.kr/p/ohzzup

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@ctstout Agreed — it’s a riot! It’s also like a scene from my childhood. With British accents.

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Photo: A deviously spooky moment from our reading at Rickert & Beagle Books this afternoon. [With Lawrence C…. fb.me/1yWjXzDn0

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A Bit of Fry and Laurie - “Prize Poem”: youtu.be/zxru0HDs5_g via @YouTube

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Hope to see some of you at @Rickert_Beagle this afternoon, folks! facebook.com/RawDogScreamin…

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bizarroguy Arnzen, Wytovich & Connolly will be reading in Pittsburgh 8/2 at Rickert & Beagle, it’s an awesome store! pic.twitter.com/HFq1Us8vEM

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RDSPress TOMORROW 2pm: meet @JustAfterSunset @MikeArnzen & @LCConnolly at @Rickert_Beagle Books in Pittsburgh buff.ly/1qyhu1Q

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Rickert_Beagle Meet @MikeArnzen @JustAfterSunset and @LCConnolly at 2pm tomorrow!

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Sportuary - weird horror poems about sports. Get this book free through amazon’s kindle unlimited program: gorelets.com/mastication/sp…

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dictionarycom - gloaming: twilight; dusk. ow.ly/2L2TxS

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LCConnolly Wytovich, Arnzen, and Connolly at Rickert & Beagle Books. Look out Pittsburgh!… fb.me/3ewMX4Nhl

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@willentrekin It’s all a valid story delivery system. We make our choices. And it’s wise to be frugal.

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I love ebooks. But reading ONLY ebooks is like only gaming with a handheld. Or only listing to music on iPod. Or only shooting a Derringer.

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Selected poems from
The Nest appear in:

cover for The Gorelets Omnibus by Michael Arnzen