Carbload for Cthulhu - Author Readings
Join us for Donuts, Coffee, and Cosmic Horror! Our author guests will treat you to some insanity-inducing prose and poetry, while you treat yourself to a selection of unhallowed (but somewhat hollowed) sweets and the blackened nectar of darkest N'Kai (erm... coffee. We mean coffee).
Victoria Dalpe is an artist and writer based out of Providence, RI where she lives with her husband, filmmaker and writer Philip Gelatt, and their son. Her dark short fiction has appeared in over twenty-five anthologies and her first novel, Parasite Life came out in 2018 through ChiZIne Publications and will be re-released in 2022 through Nightscape Press. Her short story collection, Les Femmes Grotesques, will be out with Clash Books in 2022. She is a member of the HWA and the New England Horror Writers. Victoria also co-edited the Necronomicon 2019 Memento Book with Justin Steele.
Providence native Jonathan Thomas has persisted in writing weird fiction amidst (or despite) such diverse livelihoods as postal clerk, artist’s model, copyeditor, and percussionist. His collections include Stories From the Big Black House (Radio Void), Midnight Call, Tempting Providence, Thirteen Conjurations, Dreams of Ys and Other Invisible Worlds, and Naked Revenants and Other Fables of Old and New England (all from Hippocampus Press). His stories have also appeared in Vampirella (Warren), A Mountain Walked (Centipede Press), Innsmouth Nightmares (PS Publishing), Gothic Lovecraft (Cycatrix Press), and Nightmare’s Realm (Dark Regions). Hippocampus Press plans to reissue his novel The Color Over Occam.