Author Archives: Loren Rhoads

About Loren Rhoads

I'm the author of 199 Cemeteries to See Before You Die and Wish You Were Here: Adventures in Cemetery Travel, as well as a space opera trilogy. In addition to blogging at CemeteryTravel.com, I blog about my morbid life at lorenrhoads.com.

Author Fest

Tomorrow I’ll be joining some of my favorite local authors for Author Fest at the San Mateo Public Library.  We’ll be reading short excerpts from our work and talking — and selling — books from noon to 3 pm.  Admission … Continue reading

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Behind “The Drowning City”

I’ve only been to Italy once. The owner of our penzione in Florence told us she hoped we would arrive in Venice during the day because it rose from the water like something from a dream. This proved to be … Continue reading

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5 Questions for John Palisano

John Palisano is someone I’ve known so long that I can’t remember when we met.  We’ve run into each other over the years at World Horror Conventions, but the night that sticks in my mind is when John met me … Continue reading

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Alondra’s Adventures

The newest collection of Alondra stories will be available later this week, but you can preorder a copy for your kindle now on Amazon. Here’s the link: https://amzn.to/2ItsVXs This time, Alondra travels to Tokyo and to Venice. She meets a Shinto … Continue reading

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5 Questions for Anne Born

I’ve never met Anne Born in person.  We met years ago online, when both of us were writing on a blogging site called The Red Room.  Anne wrote a beautiful, spooky piece about looking for family graves in Ireland.  I … Continue reading

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