Author Archives: matthewkirshenblatt

About matthewkirshenblatt

I am a writer and blogger living in the Greater Toronto Area of Ontario in Canada. When I'm not writing for the Sequart Research & Literacy Organization and GeekPr0n, I tend to write science-fiction, epic fantasy, horror, literary and mythological revisionisms, and generally weird fiction stories though I have been known to make poetry, television and comic book scripts. Also, when left to my own devices I tend to write weird and strange hybrid creative opinion piece articles like those you will find on this Blog. I am also very interested in comics, video games, Star Wars, table-top role-playing games, Neil Gaiman's works, H.P. Lovecraft, vampires, zombies, and budgies.

Arkham Horror: Excerpt from Finale of the Golden King

Excerpt from Finale of the Golden King by Gloria Goldberg Zelda Zimmerman jumps out of the shimmering portal, just barely eluding the lumiscient tendrils that almost had her in their grasp. Her company, Mr. Law, lands at her side breathing … Continue reading

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Arkham Horror: Finale of the Golden King

Finale of the Golden King   by Gloria Goldberg Epilogue In the end, no one would know the events that led to the election of the first woman Mayor of Manchester. From a humble graduate student at St. Anselm College … Continue reading

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9: Alternative Facts: Beyond the Wall

“But one man’s golem once grew so tall, and he heedlessly let him keep on growing so long that he could no longer reach his forehead.” — Jakob Grimm, Zeitung für Einsiedler (“Journal for Hermits”) I was a Llang. I … Continue reading

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The Making of Sacrifice

It’s taken me a while to get back into this, into my Alternative Facts universe and the State of Amarak. A lot of stuff gets lost in transition, and translation when I write these stories, I’m afraid. I think I … Continue reading

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8: Alternative Facts: Sacrifice

“She had told her few friends who persisted in visiting her despite their brusque reception, that she had received a message from the spirit world warning her that all would be well so long as the sound of hammers did … Continue reading

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An Interview in Patrick Meaney’s House of Demon

Patrick Meaney, producer of She Makes Comics, and the director of Neil Gaiman: Dream Dangerously, Grant Morrison: Talking With Gods as well as many other documentaries has recently released his first-ever horror film House of… Source: An Interview in Patrick … Continue reading

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When I Found “The Heart’s Way” In the World of Two Moons

Wendy and Richard Pini’s Elfquest is a comics series that has been around for forty years. Soon, this ongoing story about the World of Two Moons and its denizens will be coming to an end… Source: When I Found “The … Continue reading

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