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, I blog about my morbid life at

Off to StokerCon!

In the morning, I’m off to my first StokerCon.  This year it’s taking place on the Queen Mary in Long Beach, California. On Friday, April 28, I’ll be reading in the Wedding Chapel at 1PM. Joining me will be Sumiko Saulsen. I going … Continue reading

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First things first: I did not turn into a monkey, although I may now be able to talk to dolphins. I also didn’t hallucinate, beyond the throbbing shadow images you see when you close your eyes in pitch blackness. I … Continue reading

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Reading at Rebound Books

SOMETHING WEIRD JUST LANDED! SECOND Sci-fi Writers’ Nite At: Rebound Bookstore 1611 4th St. San Rafael Wednesday, MARCH 29 7:00 PM -With- Loren Rhoads & S. G. Browne -OPEN MIC FOR WRITERS, TOO!- This is a free event. Refreshments served. … Continue reading

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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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