The trailer for the short film based on my story, Birds and Other Things We Placed In Our Hearts, is out for your viewing pleasure:
Stay tuned for more news on the Chicago-based production of the film.
In the meantime, here is a link to the actual story itself: http://www.necessaryfiction.com/stories/TimmyReedBirdsAndOtherThingsWePlacesInOurHearts
I was always kind of anti-agent or at least wary of the whole idea (big Ed Reed fan) but I finally found the correct gentleman to hook it up for me as an agent. I am so proud to say I just signed with a National Book Award Finalist, Madison Smartt Bell. MSB has been one of my favorites for years so signing with him means a lot to me – Plus the Baltimore connection, of course. This is one of the only people I would have felt comfortable signing with and I am feeling so glad that I just did.
My new, satirical, early 2000’s reality television satire has just been released by England’s Dostoyevsky Wannabe Press. Grab your copy today at the inks below.
Dostoyevsky Wannabe Originals: http://www.dostoyevskywannabe.co.uk/star-backwards
by Timmy Reed
Underground Voices, 2016
There’s a scene in the middle of Miraculous Fauna where Bobbi and her teen-aged zombie daughter come across an abandoned amusement park in the middle of the desert. Instead of despairing or embracing disappointment, the mother and daughter ignore the barren waste and instead accept the reality and attempt to find the good. When the lights come on and broken, atonal music plays, Bobbi finds the joy in half of a small miracle. She’s long-suffering, long-lonely. And she smiles at misery.
Miraculous Fauna, the newest novel by Timmy Reed, is a road trip in the manner of an American Job, if Job was a single mother with a vaguely demonic Immaculate Conception baby. Bobbi meets a handsome man in a graveyard who may or may not be the devil. She is impregnated and the result is…
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My new book, Miraculous Fauna, is out today from Underground Voices in Los Angeles. It has beautiful cover art by Carabella Sands. Grab your copy today! Here is the link: http://www.amazon.com/Miraculous-Fauna-Timmy-Reed/dp/0990433153/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1459198770&sr=8-2&keywords=timmy+reed
I’ve got a new story out. This one is at Reality Hands and it is called The Monk and His Guardian. It is a dual-narrative about Rasputin, in case you were wondering. Here is the link: http://www.realityhands.com/timmy-reed/
I have a new Baltimore/Fort McHenry-related short story, The Star Fort, out now in Juked Magazine. Check it out here: http://juked.com/2016/03/timmy-reed-the-star-fort.asp
Scroll down to check out the cover for my novella, IRL, coming this fall from San Francisco’s Outpost 19. Stay Tuned!