Author Archives: Nate Southard

2015 Top Reads

Well, another year has come to an end.  Maybe you noticed that, but more than likely you’re too busy watching Star Wars.  I get it.  If I wasn’t terrified of crowds, I’d be seeing it today, too.  Instead, I’m writing … Continue reading

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Slab City T-Shirts!

Heya, everyone!  If you’re fans of my over the top zombie/hot rod novel The Slab City Event, then I have some excellent news for you!  The fine folks at Sinister Grin Press were kind enough to create as serious of … Continue reading

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Where Ideas Collide

“Where do you get your ideas?” First off, ugh.  Second…no one’s ever asked me that.  Seriously.  It’s such a stereotypical, annoying question, and no one has ever even hinted like they were going to ask me.  Maybe that has to … Continue reading

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Armadillocon Schedule

This coming weekend, I’ll be appearing at Armadillocon in Austin, TX.  It looks like this will be my only convention appearance this year (yay, hometown convention!), so you might want to come out.  or not.  I’m not the boss of … Continue reading

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Scavengers goes limited!

Hi, everybody.  My small town zombie action slab of batshit insanity Scavengers is about to go back into print.  After the folding of Creeping Hemlock Press, Sinister Grin Press was kind enough to offer me a deal.  A new paperback … Continue reading

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The Will the Sun Ever Come Out Again? Release Contest!

In a few days, my new collection Will the Sun Ever Come Out Again? will be available. This one’s a big deal for me. Firstly, because it’s a collection of four novellas, which is something I’ve wanted ever since seeing … Continue reading

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The Great and Terrible and Awesome and Stupid Food Idea

Anybody who knows me knows I love cooking.  I’m not sure when it started, because, as a kid, I wouldn’t eat anything.  There was even a point when I thought pizza was disgusting.  Maybe it started with my first serious … Continue reading

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38 with a sludgy bullet

Yesterday, I woke up after four hours of sleep to discover I was 38 years old.  No big shock or anything.  I’d been expecting it.  Hadn’t expected to reach it on so little sleep, but that’s my fault.  Sometimes movie … Continue reading

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Will the Sun Ever Come Out Again?

In March, the super awesome Broken River Books will release my next collection. Will the Sun Ever Come Out Again? collects four novellas into one dark, weird, potentially heartbreaking package.  Among those novellas you’ll see redneck magician Charlie Crawford (in anticipation … Continue reading

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Top Five Reads of 2014

It’s been a few years since I did this.  Sorry about that.  I’m constantly behind in my reading (and I’m not the lightning fast reader I used to be).  Because of this, the following list is a top five instead … Continue reading

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