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Curtis M. Lawson

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Curtis M. Lawson is a writer of unapologetically weird, dark fiction and comics. His work includes It’s a Bad, Bad, Bad, Bad World, The Devoured, and Mastema.
Curtis is a member of the Horror Writer’s Association, and the organizer of the Wyrd live horror reading series. He lives in Salem, MA with his wife and their son. When he is not writing, Curtis enjoys tabletop RPGs, underground music, playing guitar, and the ocean.

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Curtis M. Lawson I spend fifteen or twenty minutes after each writing session to think about what I'll write tomorrow. This gets my brain primed for the next scene…moreI spend fifteen or twenty minutes after each writing session to think about what I'll write tomorrow. This gets my brain primed for the next scene well before it's time to sit in front of the keyboard. (less)
Curtis M. Lawson The ability to turn your thoughts, fantasies, fears, questions, and world view into entertainment that connects with another human being.
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It's A Bad, Bad, Bad, Bad W...

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The Devoured

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Everything I have read by John Langan has been next level. He's one of the best weird fiction writers of all time, and The Fisherman is a crowning achievement in cosmic horror. The storytelling is captivating and intimate and the imagery is ...more
Black Heart Boys' Choir by Curtis M. Lawson
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Those Who Go Forth into the Empty Place of Gods by Curtis M. Lawson
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“A species of pride, the kind of codependent pride that parents and children mutually share for the other's accomplishments, burned in Emmett's heart.”
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“Noontime illumination forced itself in from the space between the shade and the window frame.”
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“Against the backdrop of darkness, it seemed as though she was the only being in the entire world - a lone star in the void.”
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“A species of pride, the kind of codependent pride that parents and children mutually share for the other's accomplishments, burned in Emmett's heart.”
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“Noontime illumination forced itself in from the space between the shade and the window frame.”
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“Against the backdrop of darkness, it seemed as though she was the only being in the entire world - a lone star in the void.”
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“Loni watched the horse through her binoculars. Shifting auroras reflected off its pearlescent mane, sending a cascade of prismatic brilliance across its ivory coat. Hands, smaller than Loni's own, held on to its silver reins.”
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