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Welcome to Hell Out Now: All Terror House Books and Merch on Sale for 50% Off Through June 18

Terror House Press is pleased to announce the release of its 27th book: Welcome to Hell by "Bad" Billy Pratt, a trippy, hypnagogic look at modern…


Homecoming

“It looks like burgers. But like if they got left on the grill too long.” “It sure doesn’t smell like burgers.” Trace coughed and stepped back. “And…


“In Suffocating Breath,” “Requisite Damage,” and “Self-Mutilation”

In Suffocating Breath I feel the dirty secrets her lips leave. In bruises for other women to read. Her knife---the sex she says she can’t give yet…


The State of Joe

Cleopatra has applied to graduate school in Austin---UT Austin, natch---with intent (not hopes) of securing her Master of Architecture degree. And…


The Ambush, Part 3: The Surveillance; or, The Vigil Over the Dead

I had a grand production in local media (and even social media, going so far as to make a Facebook Event page for it, to which tens of people…


Early Memories

No, not that one. Bit too tubby. Nah, she's too brown. Nope, fucked-up teeth. Okay, here we go. Ah yeah, she's gorgeous. Mumbling to himself, Will…


Terror House Radio, Episode #59: ALL CAPS COOMER

On this episode of Terror House Radio, Matt Forney and Bryden Proctor discuss literature, philosophy, film, music, and more. The show will air live…


Belated Eulogy to E.B.G.

Ellie, you left. My cousin, you left unanswered questions and we can only wonder what you would reply. Nothingness fills up the space in your…


At Time, on Tune

We parted on bad terms, Grandad and I. He wasn’t a blood relation, more of an in-law, but he was ‘Grandad’ to all of us all the same. And one evening…


The Shadow Men, Part 3 — Excerpt 1

September 1931 The broadcaster’s voice came through clearly from the oak brown Atwater Kent radio sitting in the corner of John’s house. Marlon had a…


“You Gotta Be Rich to Die There,” “Surgery,” and “Elastic Band”

You Gotta Be Rich to Die There The rich and famous don’t even croak the same as us. They have their own place. The Motion Picture & Television…