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The Badman Alley
Beautiful, airy Celestine swung down the lane, the willows supple and bowing, September chill still and waiting. The trees, the students, even the buildings with their open-door mouths and glass window eyes watched and admired; her slim, bare legs moved bri...
Beautiful, airy Celestine swung down the lane, the willows supple and bowing, September chill still and waiting. The trees, the students, even the buildings with their open-door mouths and glass window eyes watched and admired; her slim, bare legs moved brightly, bouncing with her stride, ...
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The Coens’ First Sequel, and Its Cockeyed Genius
First, a quick folk song: Be wary, yon traveler From far and from near There’s secrets and there's spoilers Revealed all up in here When I first saw the trailer to the Coens’ Inside Llewyn Davis , I was struck by certain similarities to their 2000 film O Br...
When I first saw the trailer to the Coens' Inside Llewyn Davis, I was struck by certain similarities to their 2000 film O Brother, Where Art Thou; just like the earlier picture, it looked to be another picaresque semi-musical, and no doubt there would be another excellent soundtrack album ...
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The Satanic Bridegroom is Here!
As you may have already heard via Facebook, Twitter, private e-mail or sky writing, my novel, The Satanic Bridegroom , is now available for Kindle on Amazon. Link here . I'll work on getting it up on Barnes & Noble and iTunes ASAP. The neat thing is, it aut...
As you may have already heard via Facebook, Twitter, private e-mail or sky writing, my novel, The Satanic Bridegroom, is now available for Kindle on Amazon. Link here. I'll work on getting it up on Barnes & Noble and iTunes ASAP. The neat thing is, it automatically got added to Goodreads; ...
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A new installment posted online! It's the first chapter of the second half, featuring tales of lady bullfighters, arias without underpants, and Don Juan dragged to hell. It also introduces a certain individual of dubious moral fiber and the various adventures and contretemps that befall him.
#2 (no title) · Foreword · Wednesday, March 10 · Thursday, March 11 · About the Author · Ask Jingles · Linkery · Cartoons · Embolden the Author · Thank You! Friday, March 12 (part two) · Friday, March 12 (part one) · Saturday, March 13 · Sunday, March 14 · Monday, March 15 ...
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Two new chapters posted this week, closing out the first half of part one.
#2 (no title) · Foreword · Wednesday, March 10 · Thursday, March 11 · About the Author · Ask Jingles · Linkery · Cartoons · Embolden the Author · Thank You! Friday, March 12 (part two) · Friday, March 12 (part one) · Saturday, March 13 · Sunday, March 14 · Monday, March 15 ...
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Thought you'd forgotten to announce it here! Then again, I may be the only SB fan on G+ for all I know.
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The next installment to The Satanic Bridegroom is up! The captain tells a tale of spooky underwater doings.
From the Diaries of Peter M. Sexton ● Santiago de Cuba, 1920. Friday, March 12 (continued). Out beyond the peninsula, halfway to the Caymans, there is a peculiar reef, discovered only recently by the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Commissioned Corps—how's that for a ...
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New installment up! Various seafaring men encountered, and also some women of questionable occupation.
c-class submarine v5 v3 shrunk. Welcome to the online home of the horror-adventure novel The Satanic Bridegroom, written by Joe Gola. The story involves lust, madness and submarines. Terrible things happen that should outrage right-thinking people everywhere, and 40% more eldritch mysteries are ...
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Not yet. New installments will be posted online every two weeks, and an e-book will (hopefully) be available October 31.
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The Dinosaur Zoo
Fun fact: the Belgians have a secret dinosaur zoo in the Old City, out beyond the gasworks and the slums, hidden by warehouses and junkyards. It is a zoo proper, with a wide colorful sign and a ticket booth, with balloon vendors and a clarinet band, but it ...
Fun fact: the Belgians have a secret dinosaur zoo in the Old City, out beyond the gasworks and the slums, hidden by warehouses and junkyards. It is a zoo proper, with a wide colorful sign and a ticket booth, with balloon vendors and a clarinet band, but it is on no map or guide, ...
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On Writing: Five Things I Learned from the Bridegroom
"The unexamined life is not worth living," said Socrates, and I don't want anyone accusing me of disregarding respected Attic philosophers, so here is a short list of lessons I learned while writing my first novel. Possibly these nubbins of hard-earned wisd...
"The unexamined life is not worth living," said Socrates, and I don't want anyone accusing me of disregarding respected Attic philosophers, so here is a short list of lessons I learned while writing my first novel. Possibly these nubbins of hard-earned wisdom will be useful to others embarking ...
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I have not read it yet.  My Kindle is flatlined, and I hate reading long-form anything on my laptop.  I do really want to read it, and will eventually.
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The Satanic Bridegroom is complete, and now available for Kindle! Available in serif, sans serif, and extra serif.
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Will check it out!
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A new chapter of The Satanic Bridegroom available! A daylight haunting. A holy relic declared in bad taste. The women threaten to eject the men.
#2 (no title) · Foreword · Wednesday, March 10 · Thursday, March 11 · About the Author · Ask Jingles · Linkery · Cartoons · Embolden the Author · Thank You! Friday, March 12 (part two) · Friday, March 12 (part one) · Saturday, March 13 ...
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Also, the novel gets its first review! Woo! 
The Satanic Bridegroom by Joe Gola ----- Joe Gola is a friend of mine.  I've known for a long time that he's a good writer and can craft a good tale.  I just didn't know how good he was until I rea...
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Writer, film buff, and fan of nerdy & complicated board games. Author of The Satanic Bridegroom, a novel about lust, madness, and submarines.