June 2017

PrisOliveras A reminder of how awesome writing friends & family are/is!! Once a Troublemaker, always a Troublemaker! ..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…qq

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New server for michaelarnzen.com now alive: michaelarnzen.com (goodbye @flavorsme - u were awesome - now using @switecom )

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lovesick optical surgeon / pries a fork into her pupils / unfolds the eyes / opening her hollow pink flower pots / for his bouquet of light

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EerieChristine “If any of you cry at my funeral, I’ll never speak to you again!” ~Stan Laurel
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Thanks Daniel — good (bad) company, all. twitter.com/SolitarySpiral…

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JasonJackMiller Post-burger selfie w. @MikeArnzen for the ultimate @ Burgatory Murrysville instagram.com/p/BV51QIMBaWK/

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priya_ebooks congratulations to the person who found the most threatening way to phrase this appeal pic.twitter.com/SOtqpf6cN0

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PFTompkins 1) The cruel GOP healthcare bill must be stopped immediately
2) Elizabeth Warren must see even one zombie movie som..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…87

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Out & About: Seton Hill University pop fiction program hosts award-winning author @HankPRyan shar.es/1BeMcF via @TribLIVE

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The Horror Writers Association has opened Stokercon 2018 (Providence next Spring) for registration. fb.me/Eza14i0X

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Diane_7A Finally. I found some news that isn’t fake. pic.twitter.com/4g2txrPEV5

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@SaraJane524 Congrats! Sounds viciously good. Best wishes on the new book.

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The slow, secret death of the electric guitar. And why you should care.
wapo.st/2rGOr3 from @washingtonpost

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Released this morning: audio - Arnzen Live in Transylvania from the Int’l @VampireFestival arnzen.bandcamp.com/album/vampire-…

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WarnerArchInst The inimitable Peter Lorre was born this day in 1904! What’s your Peter Lorre movie? (MAD LOVE [1935] is at the top..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…r4

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vicenews Salvador Dali’s body is being exhumed to see if he’s a psychic’s dad bit.ly/2tNh6Fv pic.twitter.com/YEQRUWEOuw

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ClareSmith1888 My proposal for a chapter on @NBCHannibal in a book on gender & horror has been accepted! Very excited to be writing about this series.

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Surprise new audio release: VAMPIRE STORIES - Live in Transylvania! Stream it free or buy for a buck and get the… fb.me/EOIDuSWX

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Best wishes with this class! Let me know how it goes. twitter.com/readjackiking/…

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From Jan Beatty’s yearlong evolving outdoor poem, ‘Analog Scroll’ on the N Main Street bridge in..instagram.com/p/BVw7lnuFpyd/gJ

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theejamesblair We at know how to unwind after a long day of writing pic.twitter.com/EOxUvJ927U

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POEM: “Murder Chew” by Michael Arnzen @MikeArnzen flic.kr/p/VRDkkd

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Reminder: Thriller writer @HankPRyan is giving a public lecture tonight, 7pm, SHU Performing Arts Center, downtown..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…sV

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annabellemovie Experience the next chapter in The Conjuring Universe. Watch the NEW trailer for . pic.twitter.com/yIRPfCYPJ4

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Nnedi I’m speechless. twitter.com/strange_animal…

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Congrats to horror writer Kourtnea Hogan on her great thesis defense. pic.twitter.com/Bx2VGBdwX2

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In class I said, ‘You practice in order to prove the pudding.’

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RDSPress Join us at Seton Hill’s IYWM book signing this Friday in Greensburg, PA at 7pm! More details here:… fb.me/2WeQxL1ce

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Lol. A+ on the quiz for artistic merit. twitter.com/virg_nelson/st…

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LytalWrites “Poetry can be a needlepoint or it can be a sword.” — @NicolePeeler

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NicolePeeler Welcome students & faculty to our Summer 2017 res! I am making them mingle. ..instagram.com/p/BVlGtdYhrJ0/qu

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the vampire survivalist / stores liters of spare blood / in the hollow bodies of bald kewpie dolls / bobbling in his underground boiler

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annehelen TOO FAT TOO SLUTTY TOO LOUD is out today!

Buy it local (indiebound.org/book/978039957…)

or from our Amazon overlords (..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…u0

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My fidget spinner is a chainsaw.

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beatlesbyday Happy Birthday Paul! pic.twitter.com/YZ470UjBL3

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Slate A rogue zoologist discovers that human flesh, in fact, tastes like neither pork nor chicken: slate.me/2ru15CM pic.twitter.com/AqThPVwPPM

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WIRED Do you love bacon? This tiny tick could make you allergic to it forever. bit.ly/2sJQ04B

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ColorsEffect Children of Men (2006)

Director: Alfonso Cuarón
Cinematography: Emmanuel Lubezki pic.twitter.com/4X9BxW1uJH

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WFC2017 ✍🏾Aspiring writers, mingle with the pros at
🐲 WORLD FANTASY 🀄 Convention | Nov 2-5 | San Antonio
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POEM: “Childish Squeals” by David Berkowitz @DTBerkowitz flic.kr/p/VSTisz

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Now listening: Ian McCulloch (from @Bunnymen) - Proud to Fall (HD) youtu.be/Am8OuREtww8 via @YouTube

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@DTBerkowitz Nice! Thanks for resurrecting the fridge, David! Will add to the collection and repost soon.

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lift up the flat stone / fat worms writhe in the sunlight — / engraving your soil

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Must read: Significant new work in comedy and feminism by @annehelen (in the spirit of our mutual UO mentor Kathlee..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…8n

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Poetry_Daily Today: “I have to deepen my know,” by Martha Silano (Beloit Poetry Journal) bit.ly/2rz84cF

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washingtonpost Doctors just separated twin girls joined at the head in one of the world’s rarest surgeries wapo.st/2rjDS6l

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ClayFJohnson The “Ya-Te-Veo” is a man-eating tree or plant with tendrils like serpents said to be found in Afr..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…vX

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NewYorker Progressive rock, broadly defined, can never disappear: nyer.cm/NH8i8Ue pic.twitter.com/Rp8L4y7OBm

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Garrison Kiellor also just went overseas to take a break from the news
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io9 Two-headed porpoise just wants love, validation on.io9.com/JCxwlur pic.twitter.com/SPaaF5BxQK

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sixwords “Mind is emptier than the page.” by Stonecrest
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Longreads To fear in life is human. And difficult to avoid. And a rude awakening each time. @PetitWTC laphamsquarterly.org/fear/search-fe…..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…4q

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GabbyGiffords My heart is with my former colleagues, their families & staff, and the US Capitol Police- public servants and heroes today and every day.

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The IVFAF con in Transylvania was a raging success and a lot of fun. The photos now on their fb page give a good… fb.me/8LXMxkOIZ

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I’ll be signing books at the @IYWM mass book signing 7p at the SHU performing arts center on Fri, 6.23 gorelets.com/events/shu-in-…

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Just learned Tomas Alfredson director of (AMAZING film) is also doing Nesbo’s ! imdb.com/title/tt175881…

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Masello’s ‘Fallen Angels and Spirits of the Dark’ is on sale for $1.99 amzn.to/2rsoqE1 via @amazon

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JasonJackMiller Still time to order! This is a limited edition that may not be available after this print run. @heidirubymiller..twitter.com/i/web/status/8…RT

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ryanmwilliams I’m going with sarlacc, or sand worms twitter.com/Cmdr_Hadfield/…

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JamesSabata @LucyASnyder’s story in the upcoming anthology Behold! Oddities, Curiosities, & Undefinable Wonders blew me away. Love love love this story.

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ericjguignard Published the new website for @DarkMoonBooks over the weekend! darkmoonbooks.com. I’m declaring DMB legit and ready for business!

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SaraJane524 Hey I wrote this :-) I talk about Kate Chopin, some writing honesties, and how awesome women are. twitter.com/litqueen1/stat…

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Cheers to @voiceofjoey on a hilariously perfect rendition of my “55 Ways I’d Prefer not to Die” on this audiobook audible.com/pd?asin=B0719W…

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PittsburghPG Penguins fan takes bite from raw catfish to celebrate Stanley Cup bit.ly/2rgj2J8

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⚡️ “Tracking the Babadooks at the Los Angeles Pride parade🌈”

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Back home from Transylvania @VampireFestival and a binge vacay in Germany. Brain still sizzling on Euro time. Pics: instagram.com/mikearnzen/

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Get a cool ‘CD für Experimentelles’ from Die Novelle - includes my Obictionary. novelle.wtf/cdfurexperimen…

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cometpress YEAR’S BEST HARDCORE HORROR VOL2 unleashed!!! amazon.com/dp/B06XG1TMXS/ pic.twitter.com/8kvXOdJ8DM

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Selected poems from
The Nest appear in:

cover for The Gorelets Omnibus by Michael Arnzen