September 2015

Neat art inspired by the work of Guillermo Del Toro @RealGDT at Gallery1988 @Galleries1988: nineteeneightyeight.com/collections/gu…

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I’m giving a public lecture in Philly on “the Uncanny valley” at Neumann University on Fri, 10/23:… fb.me/3fcwpMHKD

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Funny slideshow mashup: “Donald Trump is a horror movie: No, really!” salon.com/2015/09/28/don… via @Salon

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Horror Writers Association and is sponsoring a neat campaign for animals next month. “Alone is… fb.me/24R1Enjhy

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LeeChildReacher “I put on a pot of coffee.That’s my essential fuel…” Lee’s Sunday Routine in the New York Times: nytimes.com/2015/09/27/nyr…

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“Condor Dreams” - new upload to my gallery: flic.kr/p/y98e7r

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VW: das Diesel Weasel.

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simonwoodwrites A LITTLE SOMETHING FOR THE WEEKEND: I just like this quote. It has to be the storyteller’s credo. pic.twitter.com/urnDTxzqtA

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Thanks @Dave_Bullis! Eager to return to Philly, see you and the gang at Neumann and talk about all things uncanny!

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Best wishes with the MLIS — you are already a master of that field, imo! Kudos. @ryanmwilliams

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“A Nightmare Before Halloween” from Raw Dog Screaming Press at DogCon4 on 10.24! @RDSPress Details:… fb.me/47KimQkvF

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eatgeekplay Greg Rucka @ruckawriter talks about his process and love for @ScrivenerApp in the latest Creative Spaces Podcast: ow.ly/SiNMM

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Right on @shudder — been meaning to see this one for awhile. twitter.com/shudder/status…

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Then behold! The return of the repressed! Reborn of Man and Woman: flickr.com/photos/gorelet… @SaraJane524

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Neat trick! There should be whole books read this way! @Adweek adweek.it/1G2SIya

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Enjoyed the story, Larry! Looks and sounds like you and Tom had a great time at KGB. @mattkressel @LCConnolly

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My annual facebook Public Service Announcement:
You just posted something I did not see. Of the stuff I could… fb.me/7rOM5vlQG

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Cats spit up hairballs; did you know that birds similarly hurl ‘pellets’? en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pellet_%2… @albertwendland

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jacklewiszombie Not a fan of Dr Seuss but I’d read this book pic.twitter.com/1UqMMLQBiN

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RDSPress Weird Word of the Day: Lalochezia - the use of vulgar or foul language to relieve stress or pain.

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On payday, I will kick in for the whole lot! I support everything you do (and Stephen Hawking). @YerPalSkipp

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Head over to the Fungasm Press launch party with @YerPalSkipp on indiegogo and stock up on boutique igg.me/at/fungasm/x

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HorrorWriters The Plot Twist: E-Book Sales Slip, and Print Is Far From Dead nyti.ms/1V9iOqe via @nytimes

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Great to see that @StokerCon2016 Vegas WORKSHOPS registrations are OPEN again! fb.me/MVdxjazz

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Congrats to @Dark_Regions_Pr on — which evolved from a cool antho into a whole new line thanks to @kickstarter backers! Wow!

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My sequel to Richard Matheson’s “Born of Man and Woman” is in He Is Legend (tribute antho now on kindle): amzn.to/1jajZdm via @amazon

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Get these amazing PKD award winners collected in the latest ebook bargain. storybundle.com twitter.com/KatheKoja/stat…

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Even an abyss has an ending: Pledge during the final hours for I AM THE ABYSS on @kickstarter = higher rewards! kck.st/1KhPoVB

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If you want to get in on the Winchester Mystery House retreat, better act soon! fb.me/7qzmieeEb

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Happy 10th birthday to @LibraryThing! Congrats on the upcoming new app and media functions. I’ve been LTAuthor since ’07. Thx for the badge!

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“Scary New Media” - just shared my 2006 Dissections essay on emergent forms of on academia.edu: academia.edu/15766067/Scary…

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Pre-order is IN. Love the variety of areas addressed in the contents (as well as the writers!) Another hit from @RoseMetalPress

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Shout out to @maximum_dan — great prospectus, I’ll get some feedback to you this afternoon.

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I always love what you do — and the new one was simply spectacular @theJessMcHugh

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The new book on hybrid genres — Family Resemblance — looks great @RoseMetalPress ! twitter.com/RoseMetalPress…

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POEM: “Childish Memory Demons” by author Jessica McHugh (@theJessMcHugh) flic.kr/p/yo9Q6W

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RDSPress Income for US authors falls below federal poverty line fb.me/3PDDJM4k9

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The Fridge of the Damned has a new guardian! :-) Great work Jessica McHugh fb.me/4z46qMw0q

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Despite all my rage, I am still just a level two mage.

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DHarlanWilson Great review of BATTLE WITHOUT HONOR OR HUMANITY in @PublishersWkly! publishersweekly.com/978-1-935738-7… @RDSPress

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The Globe of Economic Complexity (not sure if link will work, but you can look up the on this): globe.cid.harvard.edu/?mode=products…

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75% likelihood I’ll be at ICFA too — still sorting out details. @mythicdelirium @omgjulia

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Love the title. A new horror collection from @JeremyCShipp !

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JasonJackMiller Saw this beauty in yesterday. Anyone want to play? ..instagram.com/p/7l9JrHTPbe/eY

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“literary bestsellers serve the same purpose as the comic books and video games so many movies are based on”

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Great articles on “The Pleasures of Hell” and “Empathy for the Monsters” in the Sept Writer’s Chronicle. is literature. @awpwriter

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My poem, “The Scab,” adapted to film by Minton / Design & Motion (from Exquisite Corpse, 2006):… fb.me/3voM2KwED

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About 11 days left to get in on the I AM THE ABYSS anthology from the book craftsmen of @Dark_Regions_Pr : darkregions.com/i-am-the-abyss…

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World Horror Con 2016 will run in Provo, UT, from 4/28-5/1. Join us! whc2016.org/home.html

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Perfect headline! The “Uncanny valley” is now part of the ‘New Cultural Literacy’ according to the latest Wired… fb.me/87lBDL9Fp

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Get the best Science Fiction Poetry t-shirt in the universe here : sfpoetry.com/t-shirts.html @sfpoetry pic.twitter.com/hLYfCmEtgs

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@mpschuster The look of this series is distinctive. Very sci-fi. Keep it up!

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Which internal organ do you find the “sexiest”? Explain. [Actual prompt from : amzn.to/1UJyQa5 via @amazon ]

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Check out Nathan Rosen’s design page - generous samples of artistic things he’s done for my books+. nathanrosen.com @BlackDogNate

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Generous samples of b/w art by my Needles and Sins cover artist (and amazing writer) Marge B. Simon: margesimon.com/BlackandWhite.…

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Love this one! Check out the awesome abstracts by Proverbs for Monsters cover and interior artist @mpschuster mpsindustries.tumblr.com

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Published Books using cover art by Matt @sesow, incl. my 100 Jolts. flic.kr/p/xcvXTv @RDSPress

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Do you use “who” or “that” when referring to animals? Tip: Rephrase in a question: who or what? The cat, that’s what. Felix, that’s who.

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TiffanyScandal New releases from Lazy Fascist Press. Including works from @BrianKeene and @YerPalSkipp !

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‘This Won’t Take Long’ new post to my art gallery flic.kr/p/yqHcpc

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DemetriMartin Nearly 1/2 of all Americans are torsos.

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Join us at The Winchester Mystery House Writers Retreat next August: on @Indiegogo igg.me/p/1366515/twtr

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You mess with the bulldozer, you get the annoying backup horns.

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RDSPress Our page has been updated w/ events featuring @bizarroguy, @KCeresWright, @JasonJackMiller & @LaMaupin buff.ly/1hQrHYZ

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rejectnation Can you believe Martin Scorsese’s best film still hasn’t gotten a Blu-ray release? buff.ly/1isDD3P pic.twitter.com/EsFVMa3f8u

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(A personal favorite)

“the deadetarian”: “i don’t eat meat” / she said, as she opened her fridge / filled with fruiting corpses / “i only eat death”

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I AM THE ABYSS has surpassed its @kickstarter goals! Still time to dive into the dark from @Dark_Regions_Pr here: kck.st/1KhPoVB

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hotchkiss_jon In the early 19th century, along with a spine, books also came with a spleen.

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Write a letter to your future self. In the afterlife.

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Nice interview on horror poetry — I liked the excerpt from “Tornado Maker” Wyto! Kudos. @HWWT13 @JustAfterSunset

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sblackmoore Gemini: You will find many things about the human condition are fluid; gender, point of view, your body as it flows into a puddle of goo.

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I’m asleep at the wheel. The wheel of cheese.

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They weren’t sure what the coroner did with all their skeletons, until they discovered bone shards in one of his chalk outlines.

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This weirdness (plus all hair metal) represents the 80s for me better than The Breakfast Club…. fb.me/6GersMhcy

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Kudos on the release and thanks for sharing the opening sample on amazon, too — smart way to launch a promising series! @TheBehrg

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locusmag Le Guin Feminist SF Fellowship tinyurl.com/peaas8z

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Human Familypede Sticker by WYHHorror etsy.me/1JE6l9u <-found searching for a 16-armed Human Centipede sweater on @Etsy

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jayewells Fun with Google: “Birds with arms.” pic.twitter.com/XbqJsKkKDE

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RJ has posted an update about the Winchester Mystery House Writer’s Retreat. Join us! fb.me/6EEyb0rEd

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Selected poems from
The Nest appear in:

cover for The Gorelets Omnibus by Michael Arnzen