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The Cold Year of Creation

The Cold Year of Creation

“The Cold Year of Creation” chronicles a year in the life of a brilliant geneticist on the verge of a scientific breakthrough which could alter the course of humanity forever. As the experiments he’s devoted his life to begin to bear fruit, pressure for greater advancement mounts from the corporate laboratory where he works while…

What I Read in 2015

What I Read in 2015

2015 was the year I discovered Goodreads tracking feature.  I’ve kept a log of what I read throughout the year since 2013, but it’s so much more gratifying to have Goodreads lay it all out for you. I hope you’ll find something new and enjoyable here. And if you have a moment, why not leave…

Merch: Sharkaphant

Merch: Sharkaphant

Ah, the majestic Sharkaphant, chief cryptid amongst all others. Revered here at STRANGITIES for its ability to both crush AND devour you at the same time. Get your shirt featuring this lost behemoth at the Strangities Merch Store. Buy The Sharkaphant Shirt Here.

Interview: James Ninness

Interview: James Ninness

I met James while wandering aimlessly through Arizona Comicon in 2012. I, a clueless author of words without pictures was adrift in a sea of costumes and ink trying to understand how one might convert his writing into comic form. I had heard you needed something called an “artist” for this, and that the comicon…

Book: A Thousand Creeping Things

Book: A Thousand Creeping Things

“A Thousand Creeping Things” collects over 18 short tales of the fantastic, terrifying, and just plain weird. Referred to by readers as “the Twilight Zone of print,” “A Thousand Creeping Things” defies both genre and period with stories spanning from ancient Rome to the far-flung futures of humanity. Fans of suspense, horror, science fiction, new…

What I Read in 2014

What I Read in 2014

In 2014 I kept track of the books I read throughout the year for the first time. I thought I would share this list with my fellow Strange Ones who may need new brain fodder. 2014-01-06 NOS4A2 – Joe Hill 2014-01-19 Battle Royale – Koushun Takami 2014-02-05 Treasure Island – Robert Louis Stevenson 2014-02-13 Pandemic…

The 2014 STRANGITIES.com Halloween Costume Contest

The 2014 STRANGITIES.com Halloween Costume Contest

I’m very pleased to announce the third annual STRANGITIES.com Halloween Costume Contest! Here’s how it works: 1. From October 1st until midnight November 2nd, email a picture of you in your snazzy / sexy / fantabulous Halloween costume to HALLOWEEN2014@strangities.com or any of the STRANGITIES social media accounts (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram) 2. I will post…

New Book Announcement: A THOUSAND CREEPING THINGS

New Book Announcement: A THOUSAND CREEPING THINGS

A new STRANGITIES collection is coming in 2014! “A Thousand Creeping Things” by Collin Landis features 18 Tales of the bizarre & fantastic and will be available in both eBook & Paperback! “A Thousand Creeping Things” will be the first of THREE official STRANGITIES releases in 2014, followed up by the first novella “The Cold…

Winners of the 2013 STRANGITIES Halloween Costume Contest

Winners of the 2013 STRANGITIES Halloween Costume Contest

This year the Halloween Costume Contest saw entries come in from all over the globe! It occurs to me that many readers may not follow me on Twitter, Facebook, or Instagram where I announced the winners. So without further ado, here are your champions:     First Place: Damian First Prize: Blue Stahli ULTRAnumb Shirt,…

2013 STRANGITIES.com Halloween Costume Contest

2013 STRANGITIES.com Halloween Costume Contest

I’m very pleased to announce the second annual STRANGITIES.com Halloween Costume Contest! Here’s how it works: 1. From October 1st until midnight November 2nd, email a picture of you in your snazzy / sexy / fantabulous Halloween costume to HALLOWEEN2013@strangities.com or any of the STRANGITIES social media accounts (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram) 2. I will post…

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