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About prutigli

Patrick Rutigliano grew up on a steady diet of comic books and horror movies. Making his first sale to Permuted press in 2007, he has since placed stories with several publications in addition to his first collection, Black Corners of a Blood-Red Room. The Untimely Deaths of Daryl Handy is his first independent release. During his off time, Patrick can usually be found attempting to recreate foreign cuisine, sacrificing cardboard to his cats, and having spirited debates with his wife over the failings of Disney villains.

I’m in the Deep End

Here’s an interview I did with Crystal Lake Publishing. Check it out if you’d like any additional insight into my weirdness. Interview Link In other news, I just finished rounding out the short story section of a collection. That leaves … Continue reading

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Flash Frost Free Across All Platforms

Flash Frost is finally free across all reading platforms (or at least the vast majority, anyway). Check it out! On Amazon Everywhere Else It’s a short read, but I had a blast writing it. If you enjoy it, I suggest … Continue reading

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Flash Frost Out Today

I’ve got a new short story out today courtesy of Crystal Lake Publishing. If you liked Wind Chill, I highly suggest giving this one a look: Flash Frost on Amazon It’ll also be available in other formats shortly. I’ll post … Continue reading

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Drunk on Workahol

So, it’s been a very busy couple of months. I managed to meet the goal I set for the book I wanted to finish by the end of 2018 with a week or so to spare. Given how long the … Continue reading

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Chugging Along

Things have been interesting as of late. I’ve all but filled my first sketchbook with a mess of horror art. On the whole, it’s been a good experience and a nice chance to have a creative hobby of sorts again. … Continue reading

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Under the Radar – Scratches

There’s something about classic point-and-click adventure games that lends itself well to horror. The slower pace offers a greater chance to revel in a well-crafted atmosphere, building with each clue the player uncovers regarding the plot. Very rarely are there … Continue reading

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Miss Me?

Wow, it has been rather awhile, hasn’t it? What can I say about 2017. It sucked. A lot. A whole lot. I’ll spare you the gory details, but let’s just say daily tending to a cat with a persistent medical … Continue reading

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