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About maronovitz2015

Michael Aronovitz published his first collection titled Seven Deadly Pleasures through Hippocampus Press in 2009. His first novel Alice Walks came out in a hardcover edition by Centipede Press in 2013, and Dark Renaissance Books published the paperback version in 2014. Aronovitz’s second collection, The Voices in Our Heads was published by Horrified Press in 2014, and The Witch of the Wood, came out through Hippocampus Press in early 2015. Aronovitz’s first young adult novel Becky’s Kiss will be appearing through Vinspire Press in the fall of 2015 and his third hard core adult horror novel titled Phantom Effect will be published by Night Shade Books in the fall of 2015. Michael Aronovitz is a college professor of English and lives with his wife and son in Wynnewood, Pennsylvania.

One Year Anniversary

It was a year ago February 2nd that my best work came out. I do admit that there are some who feel my first novel Alice Walks was my smoothest read, but Phantom Effect, released by Night Shade Books / Skyhorse is most certainly … Continue reading

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Has Writing Become an Antiquated Art Form?

Without getting into questions about the different forms and functions of writing (expository, narrative, social, creative) I would ask whether writing itself as an aesthetic form is dying. In terms of business, we see it happening right before our eyes. … Continue reading

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Strange Views

I’m getting a shitload of strange views from China, Australia, UK, and Canada. Who the hell are you weird-ass people? Send me a comment or something.  

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Blogging (or not) About the Process

I have decided that blogging about the process of writing is silly. I got off social media specifically to avoid trolls thinking they have suddenly become political and social philosophers we should listen to simply because they are shouting. I … Continue reading

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La La Land, Thumbs Up?

I went and saw La La Land the other day, and I wanted to celebrate this Golden Globe winner (7 of them) as well as pose questions concerning some of the directorial choices. My son tells me that even my casual writing … Continue reading

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Links for Awesome Books!

I thought I might provide the links for some of my books that either might not be readily visible, or available for basement bargain pricing! http://www.darkregions.com/books/all/alice-walks-michael-aronovitz Above is the link for the paperback version of my first novel titled Alice Walks. This … Continue reading

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Intro to New Novel in Progress

The Glorious Secrets of Ghosts By the late adjunct college professor of English Jerry Feldman These stories are true. Though many will try to discount the validity of this manuscript, I want to assure you first and foremost that I … Continue reading

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Last Chance

Last chance to get a hold of my first collection Seven Deadly Pleasures. This came out in 2009 through Hippocampus Press, and is going out of print. There are still used copies on Amazon for cheap, and some new ones … Continue reading

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Latest News

My first collection titled Seven Deadly Pleasures, Hippocampus Press, will be out of print soon. Copies are still currently available on Amazon or the Hippocampus site. This book contains the story “How Bria Died,” which appeared also in Paula Guran’s The Year’s Best … Continue reading

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Free Story

I didn’t even realize that Amazon has provided a free look at the first short story in its entirety in my first collection, Seven Deadly Pleasures. For anyone interested, this story titled “How Bria Died” first showed up in Weird Tales Magazine … Continue reading

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