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The Cousin of Death Trade Paperback

The Cousin of Death and Other Unexplainable Events is a book that finds horror in the folk tales of the deep past and in the all-too-immediate, chillingly possible present. Features 23 pages of exclusive bonus material like author commentary, script excerpts, and process art.

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Split Lip is an anthology of short horror comics written by Sam Costello and drawn by artists from around the world. All stories are self-contained, so you can start reading anywhere. Fans of Twilight Zone and weird fiction will enjoy these stories, but beware—keeping the lights on can’t keep you safe from dangerous ideas.

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Split Lip Patreon: What’s Been Happening

written by Sam on Monday, December 11, 2017
Over the past few months, I’ve really stepped up the amount of work I’m sharing on the Split Lip Patreon. I post very little news about Split Lip and our upcoming stories here on the site or on social media. The only place to find out about what’s coming next before it gets published here… View Article

Media Diet 2017: Movies

written by Sam on Thursday, November 30, 2017
As noted in the companion post about books, I’ll be keeping track of every movie I watch this year, with particular attention to the ones that move me in some serious way, positive or negative. Hopefully I can turn you onto some things you might not have otherwise found. I’ll update this periodically. Media Diet… View Article

Media Diet 2017: Books and Comics

written by Sam on Monday, November 20, 2017
Years ago, I used to review every book I read on the Split Lip blog. It was fun, but I just don’t have the time to do it anymore. You get into a relationship, buy a house, go from a freelancer with a totally flexible schedule to a full-time job plus freelance, and your free… View Article

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