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New Audio: Vampire Stories – Arnzen Live in Transylvania

Last month, I had the sheer pleasure of participating in the International Vampire Film and Arts Festival in Transylvania! A high point of the experience was reading my fiction and poetry to the vampire fanatics in attendance. Luckily, the event was captured in audio and I have posted it on bandcamp for free streaming. As with our other titles on bandcamp, if you purchase it you’ll get some bonus features…

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New Expanded Audio Release: Attack of the Bleu Man Group

Now streaming… Back in 2013, we handmade about 25 copies of a small CDr for “Attack of the Bleu Man Group” — a musically-enhanced poem in the tradition of Audiovile, that was originally released in audio on Arnzen’s blog as a Halloween treat, and then subsequently appeared in print in The Gorelets Omnibus (Raw Dog Screaming Press, 2012). Since then, a number of live performances, remixes and related experiments were…

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Watch the Live Instigation Video

I hosted a fun and raucous writing workshop called “Live Instigation” at the DogCon5 convention, held on Oct 1st, 2016 at Broadkill Writer’s Resort. Live Instigation walked participants through a process for analyzing an object in order to generate rich imagery and to draw associations you might not normally draw when writing about something. You can review a video archive of the broadcast on youtube or the webinar host: If…

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Press and Praise

A collection of well-developed work from one of the best horror poets in the small press. Michael Arnzen makes one cringe with the words of Chew and a few pages later you will giggle over the imagery.