Entropy's Guide to AWP 2019
In preparation for AWP 2019 and the introduction of their new branch (The Accomplices), Entropy has released a guide to the convention to help! They have graciously included us and our "Witches in the Woods" show as part of the list. The guide includes recommendations for panels & off-site events and
Witches in the Woods: An AWP Offsite Reading
To celebrate AWP Portland 2019, Ayahuasca Publishing [https://www.facebook.com/ayahuascapublishing/] presents a very special offsite reading show: Witches in the Woods, hosted by Secret Forest Books [https://www.facebook.com/secretforestbooks/]! Featuring the talents of Hanna Tawater, R [https://www.facebook.com/rios.de.la.luz]ios de
AWP Portland 2019
Ayahuasca Publishing will have a table at this year's Association of Writer's & Writing Program conference in Portland, Oregon, from March 27th - 30th, 2019. The table will be staffed by the likes of authors like Hanna Tawater, Julia Dixon Evans, Ryan Bradford, and Keith McCleary. We have attended several times
Keith McCleary's "Circus + The Skin" now available
Keith McCleary, co-editor of States of Terror, has his debut novel out now from Kraken Press! Circus + The Skin is a slow-burn horror novel in the vein of Something Wicked this Way Comes and Return to Oz. When a circus caravan is torn apart by a destructive summer storm, the
Review Reptilia and win a free copy of SOT!
Hi, everyone. I guess we missed advertising for the spend-all weekend this year, but that's okay. What we really need right now are reviews for Reptilia, so we've decided to provide a little incentive. If you review Reptilia on Amazon, we will send you a free copy of States of
12/9/18 Non-Standard Lit w/ Hanna Tawater
This Sunday, Gym Standard in San Diego will have Hanna Tawater and Alfredo Aguilar as their featured readers. Alfredo Aguilar is the son of Mexican immigrants. He is the author of the chapbooks What Happens On Earth (BOAAT Press 2018). His work has appeared in The Shallow Ends, The Iowa
"Reptilia" by Hanna Tawater now available!
Reptilia, a poetry debut from Hanna Tawater, is now available! It's being called, "bold, smart, and engrossing", "an uncanny, haunting, and singular work", and "a new sensuous language mixing the scientific with the magic of the serpent." Find out for yourself at the link! https://amzn.to/2xCLUf1 [https://amzn.
San Diego CityBeat Fall Arts 2018
Thanks to Ryan Bradford [https://ryancbradford.com/] for mentioning the upcoming Reptilia Book Launch [https://www.facebook.com/events/534323220351864/] and some nice things about us for SD CityBeat's Fall Arts 2018 issue. "Tawater infuses her poetry with science, sexuality and slithery things like a laureate Dr. Frankenstein, and the
Reptilia Book Launch 9/22/18
To celebrate the release of Reptilia [https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/069206530X/ref=x_gr_w_bb?ie=UTF8&tag=x_gr_w_bb-20&linkCode=as2&camp=1789&creative=9325&creativeASIN=069206530X&SubscriptionId=1MGPYB6YW3HWK55XCGG2] (9/18/18), we will be holding a book launch event with our friends at
Introducing "Reptilia", a poetry debut from Hanna Tawater
We are very proud to introduce our next forthcoming title, "Reptilia" [https://www.amazon.com/Reptilia-Hanna-Tawater/dp/069206530X/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1524675475&sr=8-1&keywords=reptilia+hanna+tawater] , a poetry collection from Hanna Tawater. As one of the writers for States of Terror Vol.1, we
David Agranoff reviews SOT3 at Postcards for a Dying World
David Agranoff, author of "Punk Rock Ghost Story" [https://www.amazon.com/Punk-Ghost-Story-David-Agranoff/dp/1621052303/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1482250234&sr=8-1&keywords=punk+rock+ghost+story] from Deadite Press [https://deaditepress.com/], took the time to review States of Terror Vol.3 and post a review
SOT Trilogy recommended in SD CityBeat's 2016 Holiday Gift Guide
I was hoping we'd get on at least one end-of-the-year list...and Ryan Bradford came through with his recommendation of the SOT books on SD CityBeat [http://sdcitybeat.com/article-18114-2016-Holiday-Gift-Guide.html]. "It's fun to see how each author interprets the prompt—the stories range from pulp to poetic—but there's
Goodreads Giveaway for all three volumes of SOT
Feeling lucky? We're giving away all three volumes of States of Terror on Goodreads this month, and you can enter to win! Simply click the links below for your chance to win a copy of our trilogy of the monstrous U.S.A. With fifty states, fifty monsters, and over
Amelia Gray's "US" from SOT3 re-printed in Grimoire Magazine Issue 2
If you've picked up States of Terror Vol.3 [https://www.amazon.com/States-Terror-Vol-3-Matt-Lewis/dp/0692757813/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1481308173&sr=8-1&keywords=states+of+terror+volume+3] , you probably remember Amelia Gray's [http://ameliagray.com/#about-marquee] uber-creepy story "US", based on the legends of the
Review of SOT3 at Angel City Review by John Venegas
We're very thankful for this extremely considerate and well thought out review of States of Terror Vol.3 by John Venegas, posted over at the Angel City Review [http://angelcityreview.com/states-of-terror-vol3/]. We always appreciate it when we get positive feedback from those who 'get' what we're trying to do,
SOT3 Show at Verbatim Books
Thanks to everyone who attended and participated in our great opening reading at Verbatim Books [http://www.verbatim-books.com/] in North Park. It was an amazing show, and we were able to raise over $100 in donations for Planned Parenthood [https://www.plannedparenthood.org/]. Thanks again to the readers Justin
States of Terror Vol.3 Available Now!
Happy Halloween! In a post three years in the making, we are proud to present the third and final volume of States of Terror [https://www.amazon.com/States-Terror-Vol-3-Matt-Lewis/dp/0692757813/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1477926532&sr=8-1&keywords=states+of+terror+volume+3] ! Get your copy
Halloween Event at Mysterious Galaxy 10/30/16
Come check us out this Sunday at Mysterious Galaxy [http://www.mystgalaxy.com/], San Diego's biggest and best bookstore for Sci-Fi, Fantasy & Horror! The show will also feature Patrick Sheane Duncan, Tommy Hutson, Ronnie Angel , Vince Churchill, Bobby Norman, Kat Rocha, and David Agranoff . Advance copies of States of Terror
Review of SOT3 up at Horror Maiden Reviews
Angela Crawford at Horror Maiden Reviews [http://horrormaiden.blogspot.com/2016/10/states-of-terror-volume-3-edited-by.html] gave a glowing review of States of Terror 3. Check it out below! [http://horrormaiden.blogspot.com/2016/10/states-of-terror-volume-3-edited-by.html]
States of Terror Vol.3 - Weekly Blurb Countdown #5: Juliet Escoria!
Juliet Escoria [http://julietescoria.com/] is an author we've admired for years. From her debut novel Black Cloud [https://www.amazon.com/Black-Cloud-Juliet-Escoria/dp/193786524X/ref=sr_1_4?ie=UTF8&qid=1477500727&sr=8-4&keywords=black+cloud] to the newly released Witch Hunt [https://www.amazon.com/Witch-Hunt-Juliet-Escoria/dp/