Chris Kelso: The Next Big Thing

For those not in the know, The Next Big Thing is an internet meme for writers to talk about their works-in-progress. Chris Kelso shares his upcoming short story collections, speaks a little about his influences, and makes the bold claim that he’s the first bizarro writer in Scotland (if not Britain). Our editor disagrees, but what do you think?

Garrett’s Here to Help!

Garrett Cook, editor of Imperial Youth Review, is available to offer editing services to writers as a freelance editor. Read his fantastic testimonials here.

Ebooks at Wizard’s Tower

Our titles are now gradually beginning to appear at Wizard’s Tower in EPUB and MOBI format. More should be arriving this week. Don’t forget you can also win a free ebook by writing on our Facebook wall.

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Tom Bradley Learns from The Beatles

If you and your pals are still youngish enough to tout yourselves as being in a state of psychosexual flux, there’s a whole rigmarole of complex depravity you’ll want to engage in. These are disorienting sorts of extravagances, such as, for example, certain advanced forms of the game of “chicken.”

Imperial Youth Review’s Pushcart Nominee

On 3rd November Nikki Guerlain found out she was nominated for a Pushcart Prize. She offers Imperial Youth Review her story ‘Sick Ticket’ as a glimpse into the sublime grotesqueries of her work.

New at Imperial Youth Review: Blair Dingwall

Blair Dingwall is an Aberdonian photo-journalist of misanthropic sensibilities. Check out his work at Imperial Youth Review

A Free Douglas Thompson Poem: Deep Cover

Read an exquisite new poem by author Douglas Thompson, whose new novel Mechagnosis is out now from Dog Horn Publishing. Read on for details of his book launch and how to claim your 30% discount off the book before Monday 26th November.

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For a limited time only, you can claim nearly 60% off most Dog Horn Publishing titles in print at our Lulu storefront.

Interview: John Palisano

John Palisano has just been interviewed at Ginger Nuts of Horror. John is a fantastic writer of the dark and disturbing, and his work has featured in Terror Scribes (edited by Adam Lowe & Chris Kelso). John also gives more than a little hint about his forthcoming project from Dog Horn Publishing. Read it, enjoy it, share it.