Rejectathon, Commence. Also, Submission Grinder.

So I polished some things up and sent them out. I look forward to either 1) boilerplate rejections, 2) personalized rejections, or 3) acceptances. #1 would surprise me the least; #2 would probably make me feel the worst; and #3 is unlikely. All the same. I kind of wish personalized rejections were less professional. They …

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Nightmare Magazine, Masques, Manuscript Format, Etc.

If you haven't read Nightmare, you should. It's a well-curated online horror and dark fantasy magazine with some non-fiction and podcast business going on as well. They have a subscription service, but there are also plenty of good stories available to read for free online. Although I would say subscribe; it's cheap and it helps the writers. …

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Laziness, Basic Bitches, Smoothies, DarkFuse and Rejection: Finding the Right Coffee Shop in Philly

Yesterday was President's Day, and I had the day off. I don't think I've ever had President's Day off, not in my entire career. It was kind of nice. I did the usual "it's my day off so I should do these things" bullshit, like dishes and vacuuming and admonishing the dog for being so …

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The Void: A Philadelphia Viewing Experience on the Horizon

"There is a Hell. This is Worse." So I got some tickets to see The Void. VOID TICKETS, Y'ALL I've been following the development of The Void, a body horror/Lovecraftian hellscape, since not long after it appeared on Twitter. <--very grammatical sentence The very short version of the DL on The Void is that horror dudes (hordes?) …

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