Tag Archives: hyperreal

Announcing my first book: NEW GODS AND MONSTERS

I’m immensely happy to announce I have sold my first book. New Gods and Monsters will be published by Daily Grail Publishing next summer. Here’s the pitch: “To a new world of gods and monsters!’ -Dr. Pretorius, in The Bride Of … Continue reading

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Talks and talking

I did a podcast a couple of days with my friend and fellow Grinder Mikey Pirate (who is totally not the leader of an Asteroid Death Cult): we talked about the usual stuff – hyperreal religion, metafiction, Trickster Gods, Slenderman, … Continue reading

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One of *those* dreams…

I’ve been a lucid dreamer ever since I was a kid. Things can get… intense in there. Also, having ruined upgraded my mind with extensive pop culture magical workings, a lot of that sort of thing turns up in my … Continue reading

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My Fortean Times feature on Slenderman

So, this happened… I wrote the cover feature for this month’s Fortean Times. Ever since I first read FT as a kid (when it was still a fanzine rather than a professional monthly), I had a dream that I’d be … Continue reading

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Update: Hyper-real in the Year of the Slenderman

It’s been a while since I put up a post – a lot’s been happening. For one thing, I turned fifty years old – and honestly, it feels pretty good. I have a new monthly column at the venerable occulture … Continue reading

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