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Patrick Tumblety

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in Hamilton Square, NJ
January 05, 1984

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Patrick Tumblety's writing explores psychological horror and its ongoing battle against the human spirit. His work has been described as being able to deliver both "genuine fear and genuine hope." (Amy H. Sturgis - Award Winning Author)

Mr. Tumblety's first published release was 2012's Dark Passages, a collection of original thrillers. He also received an honorable mention award for short-format horror fiction from Writer's Digest, and was featured in Infinity's Kitchen, an experimental narrative magazine. In 2013, Mr. Tumblety was featured in Tales of Jack The Ripper from Word Horde Press, and Miseria's Chorale, an anthology of horror tales. His other work that year included Dark Moon Digest issue 12 and Siren's Call issue 10, both featurin
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Dark Passages

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Tales of Jack the Ripper

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The October Children

Attention Halloween Fiends!

October 1st will be the premier of my new audio series, The October Children. Scary stories, seasonal poetry, and macabre memories will release every Thursday in October leading up to All Hallows Eve! If you're a child of October, check out the preview and sign up for the newsletter to keep up with the mischief! Come play in the leaves! TheOctoberChildren.squarespace.co Read more of this blog post »
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Wilkie Collins
“They seem to be in a conspiracy to persecute you,” she said. “What does it mean?”

“Only the protest of the world, Miss Verinder — on a very small scale — against anything that is new.”
Wilkie Collins, The Moonstone

Arthur C. Clarke
“Two possibilities exist: either we are alone in the Universe or we are not. Both are equally terrifying.”
Arthur C. Clarke

Elizabeth Kostova
“It was good to walk into a library again; it smelled like home.”
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“When you handle books all day long, every new one is a friend and a temptation.”
Elizabeth Kostovia, The Historian

Elizabeth Kostova
“As a historian, I have learned that, in fact, not everyone who reaches back into history can survive it. And it is not only reaching back that endangers us; sometimes history itself reaches inexorably forward for us with its shadowy claws.”
Elizabeth Kostova, The Historian

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