An interview with Tales to Terrify

Thanks so much to the crew at Tales to Terrify for interviewing me for the September 2020 newsletter! Behind the Veilwith Evan J. Peterson This month we glance into the thoughts of Evan J. Peterson, author of our recently published “Husband Suit” (episode 447). Join us as we chat with Evan about his story and… Continue reading An interview with Tales to Terrify

Heck House

Heck House Originally published in The Queer South anthology, ed. Douglas Ray (Sibling Rivalry Press)             Morningstar Baptist Church is about as far to the east as you can drive down highway 90 and still be in Tallahassee. I’m in the car with Nathan who is one of the most widely read people I know,… Continue reading Heck House

The PrEP Diaries is out!

Lovers! Thanks to all of you who pre-ordered The PrEP Diaries! The book has been arriving in mailboxes across the continent over the last few days, and May 1 is our official release date. Here are some options for ordering, followed by places to check out how the book is doing and what I’m up to:… Continue reading The PrEP Diaries is out!

Rejuvenate, Resurrect, Repopulate

Dear Loves, I’ve hand-waved away the old blog posts. The site is now undergoing a redesign in preparation to launch the new Evan J. Peterson: same great provocateur, now more focused and precise. Abundant thanks to the Clarion West writers workshop for accepting me and polishing me last year. My mentors, classmates, and admins turned… Continue reading Rejuvenate, Resurrect, Repopulate

The Monster from Beyond Our World (of Literary Merit)

**Friends, here’s a short essay that was previously published on the Richard Hugo House website. It was a promotional item for my RHH class, Writing the Monster. I’m reposting here now that it’s unavailable elsewhere.**