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Terror House Radio, Episode #71: Bridge to Forenia (with T.J. Martinell)

On this episode of Terror House Radio, Matt Forney and Bryden Proctor welcome T.J. Martinell back to the show to discuss his novella The Legend of…


Rain

Is it raining? she asked. What? Is it raining? I bent low to catch the sound. Her tongue slowly reached out to moisten her whitened lips. I held her…


Hungerford

In Australia, there is always somewhere further out with redder sand than where you are. The famous poet on a tour stops in a town that straddles a…


Home Movies

Light ain’t been the same since we got the TV. We don’t light candles no more; we got flames and smoke in front of us always. If I change the bunny…


“Scars Left Behind,” “Moving Out,” and “Maybe Forever”

Scars Left Behind Thinking about that other side, That people have, The dark side, And what it all means, He knows it isn’t about the bruises, Or the…


Barry Desmond, Literature’s Original Incel? A Review of Barry Desmond is a Wanker by Martin Knight

Barry Desmond is a Wanker by Martin Knight (London Books, 2010) The most depraved book I ever read twice.” --- David Cameron With a resounding…


You Can Dream of Home

In the dream I’m trying to go back where my father died. I want to pay my respects, see the woods that I ran through carelessly with our dogs. Spend…


Unforgotten, Part 2

Everyone is on time for the next session. Rosamie looks pale and fragile. Callum thought long and hard about whether to bring up his indiscretion,…


“Pa,” “Rug,” “Gil,” and Other Poems

Pa Manhattan on the rocks VO if you should know They got the name wrong again Junk mail is junk if his name is wrong If you are going to junk him…


The Reventazon

I invited Livvy to Costa Rica against my better judgement. We were college friends but hadn’t seen each other in years, keeping in touch through…