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Other Household Toxins Half Price!

Hi, everyone! My baby is one year old this month, so we're celebrating. My publisher, Matter Press, is offering the collection for $5 + shipping in January when you buy directly from the Matter Press site. Just clickHEREto buy my Baby.

If you've already bought my Baby (and you've read him), how about leaving anAmazonor Goodreads review this month? Like a birthday present? Leaving an Amazon or Goodreads review increases your adorableness by 84%.

I hope your year is starting well.

I must be off,

Christopher Allenis the author of
Other Household Toxins
(Matter Press) andConversations with S. Teri O'Type (a Satire). Allen's fiction has appeared, or is forthcoming, in[PANK], Eclectica Magazine's 20th-Anniversary Speculative anthology,Indiana Review, Split Lip Magazine,SmokeLong Quarterly: the Best of the First Ten Yearsanthology,Longleaf ReviewandLunch Ticket, among many others great places. Read his book reviews inNecessary Fiction, Word Riot, and The Lit Pub.His creative non-fiction has been featured inBootsnall Travel, Chicken Soup for the Souland others. A finalist atGlimmer Trainin 2011, Allen is a multiple nominee for the Pushcart Prize, Best of the Net,The Best Small Fictions,storySouth's Million Writers Award and others. In 2017 Allen was both a finalist (as translator) and semifinalist forThe Best Small Fictions. He is presently the co-editor ofSmokeLong Quarterlyand a consulting editor forThe Best Small Fictions 2018.

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