Author Archives: Loren Rhoads

About Loren Rhoads

I'm the author of The Dangerous Type, Kill By Numbers, and No More Heroes. I am also the co-author (with Brian Thomas) of the novel Lost Angels and the author of the essay collection Wish You Were Here: Adventures in Cemetery Travel. In addition to blogging at CemeteryTravel.com, I blog about my morbid life at lorenrhoads.com.

FogCon 2017

The first con of my year is this weekend in Walnut Creek, California. I’m very much looking forward to going back to FogCon. Friday, March 10: 3 p.m. in Salon A/B: I’ll be moderating a panel called Social Media for Writers and … Continue reading

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A Dark Valentine

Years ago, I wrote an Alondra story about the lengths she would go to for love called “Valentine.”  The story was podcasted on Wily Writers.  You can read it or listen to it here. An excerpt: Alondra had never done … Continue reading

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Women in Horror at Borderlands

This Sunday, February 5, at 3 pm in the Borderlands Cafe at 870 Valencia Street, San Francisco: come celebrate Women in Horror Month! Join Horror Writers Association President Lisa Morton (GHOSTS: A HAUNTED HISTORY), Bram Stoker Award-winner Rena Mason (THE EVOLUTIONIST … Continue reading

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In Memory of William Peter Blatty

I wrote this in the Fall about the impact The Exorcist had on me: Halloween Haunts: Exorcism for Fun and Profit by Loren Rhoads I read The Exorcist early in high school. My mom was a school librarian and didn’t … Continue reading

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Son of Never Enough 2016

Interviews: Carl Slaughter interviewed me about grimdark, violence in space opera, Mary Sues and kick-ass heroines for SFSignal February 29, 2016. Eric from Deviant Worlds interviewed me about space operas and succubi: http://deviantworlds.blogspot.com/2016/04/interview-loren-rhoads.html April 16, 2016. In May, Margaret L. Carter interviewed me at … Continue reading

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