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Updated the catalog page for Mastication Publications this morning. Fancy! Take a look at our new releases and photos of the oldies here: http://gorelets.com/books/mastication-publications/ #horror #audiobooks #ebooks #poetry
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There's an #AmazonGiveaway going on right now for a chance at a free copy of Freakcidents for the kindle. Just a click or two away: https://giveaway.amazon.com/p/003644a17065a0f0 Expired 8/11 or after prize awarded, whichever comes first. #horror #mutants
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"Meet the Freaks" - new trailer for Freakcidents, now available in audiobook and ebook editions!
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Join the Mastication Publications mailing list and be first to learn about my independent productions: http://eepurl.com/HBNuH New releases coming very soon! 
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Cover art for Murrmann: A Tale of Van Helsing. Published today at http://amzn.to/2aNXPfM

In this novelette, a sequel to Stoker's Dracula, Van Helsing encounters a very familiar character who has stalked him to a small town in Germany, and discovers his fate in relation to the village legend of the Murrmann ... A new #horror story, available only on the amazon kindle. Just .99c!
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Everything Joe Hill says in thie video is gospel truth.
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Now streaming: the Expanded Digital Edition of Audiovile -- twice the length of the original, with ebook and other goodies with album purchase. https://arnzen.bandcamp.com/album/audiovile-the-expanded-digital-edition
Winner of four Bram Stoker Awards in horror fiction & poetry. "Arnzen doesn’t just read or recite his stories; he shouts, snarls, whispers and groans his way through (and) adds music to the mix to create an aural landscape of terror like nothing you’ve heard before. Don’t miss this.” -- MicroHorror.com
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Wyto (Stephanie Wytovich) spoke with me recently about horror poetry and the +Horror Writers Association. Cheers!
 
Today I stole my buddy Mike Arnzen away from his computer and threw him in THE MADHOUSE with me for a short stay. Mike has been here with me a couple times now, and fun fact, has even hung out with me and explored an actual madhouse before (see: Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum). So sit back, relax, and get into the mind of one of my favorite writers!
Hi Everyone, Today I stole my buddy Mike Arnzen away from his computer and threw him in THE MADHOUSE with me for a short stay. Mike has been here with me a couple times now, and fun fact, has even hung out with me and explore...
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An interview with StokerCon16 about my workshop next weekend (5/12-15) in the home of Play Dead -- Las Vegas! http://stokercon2016.horror.org/?p=1718

p.s. I will not be holding a formal booksigning; visit me at my poetry panel or after the workshop to buy books with all your poker winnings or to get your private stock signed.
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Faculty member in Seton Hill U's MFA in Writing Popular Fiction. Writer of horror fiction, humor, poetry, and criticism.
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  • Writer, 1989 - present
  • Seton Hill University
    Professor of English, 1999 - present
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"Where does it go from here? / Is it down to the lake I fear?"
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I write horror fiction and teach in the Writing Popular Fiction graduate program at Seton Hill University.  I invite you to learn more about my work:

Creative Horror :  http://www.gorelets.com

Social Network  :  http://michaelarnzen.com

New books and stories and articles and classes are always in development.  I'll post news here and share research and "likes" in between all the usual wacky snippets and odd discoveries that you expect to find on sites like this. 

If you are a writer interested in learning more about the craft of (and approaching the marketplace for) genre fiction, visit Seton Hill's MFA program at: http://fiction.setonhill.edu  You also might be interested in the book I recently co-edited with Heidi Ruby Miller called "Many Genres, One Craft": http://manygenres.blogspot.com

I'm not sure what google+ really is yet, but I'm approaching it like a hallway rather than a room.

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4x winner of the Bram Stoker Award for my weird writing.
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