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Curtis M. Lawson

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Curtis M. Lawson is a writer of unapologetically weird, dark fiction, poetry, and comics. His work includes Black Heart Boys' Choir, It’s a Bad, Bad, Bad, Bad World, and The Devoured.
Curtis is a member of the Horror Writer’s Association and hosts the Wyrd Transmissions podcast.
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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 wel…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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Bear witness to the ghosts and dark gods of Motor City, revealed by the light of a fiery cityscape. It’s the night before Halloween and Detroit is burning in a celebration of arson and vandalism. Devil’s Night is a unique collection of interconnected urban horror stories taking you back to October 30th, 1987. Drawing i

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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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