Join J. Finney, comic book writer and artist (Batman, Casefile: ARKHAM) for a free evening class on the basics of sequential story telling. Topics to be covered are layout, pacing, telling through showing, script writing, and the importance of fonts. Where: Mysterious Galaxy Books 5943 Balboa Ave  Suite 100 San Diego, CA 92111 When: October 6th 7pm All are welcome, from the most experienced creator to any fan of the genre. You don’t have to be a writer or an artist, just bring your interest in learning.Read More →

This year, 01Publishing is honored to be exhibiting with the Horror Writers Association San Diego chapter at the Horrible Imaginings Film Festival! Join us this weekend, September 8-10 at the Museum of Photographic Arts in Balboa Park, San Diego. Click HERE for a map. Friday 5:30-11:30pm Saturday 12:00pm-12:00am Sunday 12:00pm-11:30pm Come check out these awesome films. Chat with professional horror writers. Buy some books while you wait for the next film to start, and bring home some memories. It’s a great way to welcome in the fall. 01Publishing will be there every day from 5pm-9pm at the Horror Writer’s Association table. Join us!! Horrible ImaginingsRead More →

Yes, dear faithful readers. Today is a joyous day!! For today, The Sadist’s Bible by Nicole Cushing is now available on Audible and other audio book distributors!! Treat your ears to the words of the Broken Gospel as narrated by the wonderful Julia Duval and you make your travels this summer vacation season, or on your daily commute. Listen to a free sample Download your copy from Audible.com  The Sadist’s Bible has been nominated for both the Stoker Award and Shirley Jackson awards for Best Novella of 2016. Nicole Cushing won last year’s Stoker Award for Best First Novel. Genre: Transgressive Horror Written by Nicole Cushing NarratedRead More →

Meet the Creators of World War Kaiju and Casefile:ARKHAM 01Publishing is proud to announce our first ever signing event at San Diego Comic Con 2016! Hosted by Mysterious Galaxy Bookstore, San Diego’s premier merchant for all your spec lit needs. Come meet the minds behind the acclaimed Lovecraft P.I. book Casefile: ARKHAM and the award winning historical satire, World War Kaiju. Josh Finney: Author and sometimes artist, Josh Finney follows in the fine tradition of sci-fi novelists in that he’s a prickly, opinionated son-of-a-bitch who will tell you exactly what’s on his mind. Fortunately for Josh, he can also write well, which seems to afford people like himRead More →

DJ from “MyLifeMyBooksMyEscape” sat down with Nicole Cushing to discuss “The Sadist’s Bible”, living in the mid west, Shirley Jackson, and the popularity of novellas. Here is a sample: DJ: What is the world of The Sadist’s Bible like? NC: Most of the book takes place in our own world. (Specifically, in southern Indiana, Kentucky, and Virginia.) In other words, the Bible Belt. The culture of the Bible Belt plays a large role in the story. It shapes the social mores that Ellie, in particular, is trying to escape from. But part of the story takes place in a mystical realm. (To avoid spoilers, I won’t divulgeRead More →

Recently, horror writer and Stoker winner Nicole Cushing wrote an editorial for the Ginger Nuts of Horror about nightmares, dissociation, experiencing death at an early age, and how that has affected her writing, especially for penning her latest novella, The Sadist’s Bible. Here is a sample: I don’t mind such nightmares. Nightmares are research. Now, to be clear, nightmares lack the narrative structure of a story and they typically lack well-developed characters, too. So there’s still a lot of work to do after I wake from them. (It isn’t just a matter of getting zapped with the right nightmare and writing it all down. As withRead More →

Recently Fanbase Press Editor in Chief, Barbra Dillon conducted an interview Patrick McEvoy on Casefile: ARKHAM. Here is an excerpt from the interview. BD: What initially intrigued you about working on the graphic novel, and have you likewise been a longtime fan of Lovecraft’s work?  PM: I read a collection of Lovecraft short stories when I was about 13, and I’ve been interested in his work ever since. On the surface, I love that overly ornate wordsmithing (like Ambrose Beirce.  Or Lord Dunsany, whom I’d read even earlier), but the deeper themes of hopeless cosmic terror and the incompatibility of the human mind with inter-dimensionalRead More →

Join us in celebrating the release of Casefile: ARKHAM. The highly anticipated graphic novel that combines both Lovecraft and Chandler in a truly horrifying noir tale of art and murder. Writer and co-creator Josh Finney will be signing as well as talking and answering questions. And what kind of a party would it be without snacks and treats. Saturday February 6th 2-5pm Mysterious Galaxy 5943 Balboa Ave, Ste 100 San Diego, California 92111 858.268.4747  Read More →