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You follow my blog. You subscribe to my newsletter (or at least you should - it will be worth your while soon) so as a matter of course you know I have a library of some seven thousand books. And being a writer of weird specu...
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David J. West is Mormonism’s foremost disciple of Robert E. Howard. His HEROES OF THE FALLEN, for instance, is a Conanesque retelling of the late sections of the Book of Mormon, with nefariou…
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Salt Lake Comic Con 2016 Recap
I had a good time hanging with friends and even got interviewed three separate times! I'll share those when I know they are up. Would have liked to have sold more books but on the bright side I did get a few new fans! The Space Balrogs Choose your Own Apoca...
I had a good time hanging with friends and even got interviewed three separate times! I'll share those when I know they are up. Would have liked to have sold more books but on the bright side I did get a few new fans! The S...
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Comic Con Time
This is the big one - for me. Salt Lake Comic Con is new, just a couple years old now and doesn't have near the name recognition of a slew of others like San Diego, New York or even Dragon Con but it is big. Around 150 K people are in attendance and by Satu...
This is the big one - for me. Salt Lake Comic Con is new, just a couple years old now and doesn't have near the name recognition of a slew of others like San Diego, New York or even Dragon Con but it is big. Around 150 K peop...
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Just who is Orrin Porter Rockwell? I enjoy thinking of him as a decidedly unique alternative compared to what most people think Mormons are like. A hard-drinking, gun-fighter, scout, frontiersman, and sometime lawman - Porter...
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Weird Books I Own
You follow my blog. You subscribe to my newsletter (or at least you should - it will be worth your while soon) so as a matter of course you know I have a library of some seven thousand books. And being a writer of weird speculative fiction I own a lot of st...
You follow my blog. You subscribe to my newsletter (or at least you should - it will be worth your while soon) so as a matter of course you know I have a library of some seven thousand books. And being a writer of weird specu...
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I had a good time hanging with friends and even got interviewed three separate times! I'll share those when I know they are up. Would have liked to have sold more books but on the bright side I did get a few new fans! The S...
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Whispers Out Of The Dust: A Haunted Journey Through The Lost American West
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Check it out here: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0165QXD4M/

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“Some things lost on the borders of dusk were never meant to be found.”

Whispers Out Of The Dust: A Haunted Journey Through The Lost American West is a supernatural treasure hunt. Documents spanning centuries relate the story of a forgotten valley brimming with magic, ghosts and evil. Published here for the first time these newly discovered papers grant a rare glimpse of the awful truth about this very real American Nightmare. From the era of wayward conquistadors and pioneers of indomitable spirit on to the weird wild west of gunfighters, gamblers, and medicine men these authentic accounts stalk through the forbidden desert leading you to an oasis of eerie horror and occult terror.
Don’t say we didn’t warn you.

Buy this lost collection of forbidden lore and help put the gosts to rest.
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This is the big one - for me. Salt Lake Comic Con is new, just a couple years old now and doesn't have near the name recognition of a slew of others like San Diego, New York or even Dragon Con but it is big. Around 150 K peop...
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Corona Obscura: Sonets Dark and Elemental, by Michael R. Collings Talking about Michael's poetry and verse were some of the very first blog posts I did here when I started back in - wow- 2009! And I only have a greater apprec...
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Who is Porter Rockwell
Just who is Orrin Porter Rockwell? I enjoy thinking of him as a decidedly unique alternative compared to what most people think Mormons are like. A hard-drinking, gun-fighter, scout, frontiersman, and sometime lawman - Porter Rockwell is to me the quintesse...
Just who is Orrin Porter Rockwell? I enjoy thinking of him as a decidedly unique alternative compared to what most people think Mormons are like. A hard-drinking, gun-fighter, scout, frontiersman, and sometime lawman - Porter...
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David J. West, also known as @David_JWest on Twitter, is the author of the historical action-adventure series the Heroes of the Fallen saga, Blood of Our Fathers  – and stand-alone novels Bless the Child and Whispers Out of the Dust. He has also released the short story anthologies Weird Tales of Horror and The Mad Song.
His latest books both Cold Slither and Sowing Dragon Teeth – will soon be available everywhere books are sold.

You can visit David’s Blog for news, forthcoming appearances, or the latest progress report.

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Published author of some awesome novels and captivating short stories of wonder as well as being a thoroughly wanted man.
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Lindon, Utah
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Hamilton, Montana - Salt Lake City Utah - Las Vegas, Nevada - Yuma, Arizona - Louisville, Kentucky - Colstrip, Montana - Red Mesa, Colorado - Honolulu, Hawaii - Los Angeles - Azumba , Mexico