Automatism Press

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Automatism Press was founded in 1992 by Mason Jones and Loren Rhoads. They published two nonfiction anthologies: Lend the Eye a Terrible Aspect and Death's Garden: Relationships with Cemeteries. Mason was the editor of Ongaku Otaku, which explored Japanese underground music. Loren edited Morbid Curiosity magazine for ten years. After a hiatus while Loren started her career as a novelist, they have returned to publishing with the As Above, So Below series and Martha Allard's stunning new novel, Black Light.

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Angelus Rose: As Above, So Below Book 2
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,660. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2020 by Automatism Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal » General
After their escape from Lost Angels, the succubus Lorelei and the angel Azaziel want nothing more than to get to know each other better. Unfortunately, all the devils — and angels — of Los Angeles want to keep them apart. If Romeo had wings and Juliet a barbed tail, could they find happiness together in the City of Angels?
Wish You Were Here: Adventures in Cemetery Travel
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 85,800. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2017 by Automatism Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Nearly every tourist destination has a graveyard. Some graveyards are even tourist destinations in themselves. Wish You Were Here: Adventures in Cemetery Travel contains 35 graveyard travel essays, which visit more than 50 cemeteries, churchyards, and grave sites around the world.
Black Light
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 93,440. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2016 by Automatism Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
Trace Dellon knows exactly what he wants: the spotlight. When his band Black Light is offered a record deal, Trace grabs it. Bass player Asia Heyes knows what he wants, too. It’s not fame. It’s Trace. Then Albrecht Christian comes into their lives. He has everything but what he needs to live: the energy that runs under Trace’s skin. Rock and roll, like magic, requires both love and sacrifice.
Lost Angels: As Above, So Below Book 1
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,770. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2016 by Automatism Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal » General
In the days before the Flood, Azaziel had been a Watcher, sent down to help God’s creatures on Earth. Now he’s imprisoned in the Los Angeles basin. The succubus Lorelei only knows that the angel’s fall will bring glory to Hell and acclaim to any succubus who accomplishes it. Of course, it never occurs to Lorelei that Azaziel might try to tame her by possessing her with a mortal girl’s soul...


This Morbid Life
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,000. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2021. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Essay » Author profile
What others have called an obsession with death is really a desperate romance with life. Guided by curiosity, compassion, and a truly strange sense of humor, this particular morbid life is detailed through a death-positive collection of 45 confessional essays. These emotionally charged essays showcase the transformation of Loren Rhoads into a leading voice of the curious and creepy.
Unsafe Words
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,680. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
In the first full-length collection of her edgy, award-winning short stories, Loren Rhoads punctures the boundaries between horror, dark fantasy, and science fiction in a maelstrom of sex, drugs, and rock-n-roll. Ghosts, succubi, naiads, vampires, the Wild Hunt, and the worst predator in the woods stalk these pages, alongside human monsters who follow their cravings past sanity or sense.

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