Home Forums Content Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read Contagion Members Media Diversion Info Register
» Log in
User Name:


Not a member yet?
Register Now!
» Online Users: 49
2 members and 47 guests
Satampra, Speaking Mute
Most users ever online was 3,530, 01-11-2015 at 01:59 PM.
» Rignolo's Studio
Newest Thumbs
Richard Corben
Richard Corben
Richard Corben
Richard Corben
Richard Corben
Richard Corben

» Most active Users
G. S. Carnivals 100%
Spotbowserfido2 99.9%
ukiyo-e cat 99.8%
Zaharoff 99.7%
Mithras 99.5%
» Statistics
Members: 3,434
Threads: 9,977
Posts: 131,290
Top Poster: G. S. Carnivals (26,616)
Welcome to our newest member, Patrick G.P
» Today's Birthdays
csnickerson (48)
Ghost Girl 314 (42)
“'He first spoke to me on a night which I had spent wandering the tattered fringes of a city. It might have been a city like this one, or any city. What matters is the mute decrepitude I found among a few condemned buildings and vacant lots gone wild. I had all but forgotten my own name, who I was and what world I belonged to. And they are not wrong who say that my reason perished in the radiant face of unattainable dreams for the future. False dreams, nightmares! And then, in that same place where I had traveled to hang myself, I heard a voice among the shadows and moonlight. It was not a peaceful voice or a consoling voice, but something like an articulate sigh, a fabulously eloquent moan. There was also a man-like shape slumped down in a corner of that sad room which I had chosen for my ultimate refuge. The legs of the figure lay bent like a cripple's upon the broken floor, the moonlight cutting across them and leaving the rest of the body in darkness - all except two eyes that shone like colored glass in the moonlight. And although the voice seemed to emanate from everything around me, I knew it was the voice of that sad thing before me, which was the Creator's earthly form: a simple department store mannikin.'”
Thomas Ligotti - “Mad Night of Atonement”

Ligotti panel at NecronomiCon Providence 2017
Jul 04, 2017 - 8:46 AM - by Sam
This sounds spectacular! A panel at NecronomiCon Providence 2017:

Saturday, August 19 – 4:30-5:45pm
TEATRO GROTTESCO: The Bleak Universe of Thomas Ligotti – Grand Ballroom, Biltmore 17th Floor
Thomas Ligotti embraces the themes and moods of Lovecraft, Schulz, Cioran and others, and emerged from the shadow of these literary heirs to become one of the most powerful voices in Weird fiction. In this panel we discuss the bleak and pessimistic universe his work evokes, as well as works crafted by writers who count him among their influences.
Panelists: Matthew Bartlett, Michael Calia, Michael Cisco, Kurt Fawver, Alex Houstoun (Moderator), Jon Padgett

Can't wait!
80 Replies | 6,269 Views
Member Conduct Reminder
Jun 03, 2017 - 8:25 AM - by Dr. Bantham
TLO - Terms of Service and Legal Notices
TLO - Forum Rules and Etiquette
While I do not expect TLO to exist as a shining beacon of civility, recent conduct has proven to be reprehensible and will not be tolerated. If you should find a post to be an egregious abuse of TLO terms and rules of conduct, you are encouraged to privately notify the moderators by clicking on the icon underneath the offending members username and avatar. Utilizing this mechanism without due cause can be considered an offense in itself, as it is not intended as a means of spiteful retribution.
44 Replies | 4,577 Views
Ligotti Panel at StokerCon
Apr 22, 2017 - 2:30 PM - by Nicole Cushing
A week from today (Saturday, April 29) at 2:00 p.m., there will be a panel at StokerCon titled "Thomas Ligotti and the Nightmare of Living".

S.T. Joshi, Ted Grau, and I will be discussing Tom's work aboard the Queen Mary. (A former luxury liner permanently docked in Long Beach, CA.) The panel will be in the Regent Room. Would love to see some TLO folks there.
11 Replies | 2,658 Views
» Recent Threads
  RatingTitle, Username, & Date Last Post Replies Views Forum
Beliefs and Behavior ( 1 2 3 4)
06-06-2017 03:23 AM
2 Minutes Ago 02:25 AM
by Ibrahim
38 2,094 Philosophy
What Are You Doing For The Solar Eclipse?
2 Hours Ago 11:28 PM
9 Minutes Ago 02:18 AM
by gveranon
4 41 Off Topic
Happy Birthday Nirvana In Karma ( 1 2)
22 Hours Ago 03:49 AM
2 Hours Ago 11:58 PM
by ToALonelyPeace
10 147 Happy Birthday
Twin Peaks - Series 3 ( 1 2 3 4 5... Last Page)
06-03-2017 11:36 PM
4 Hours Ago 09:36 PM
by waffles
107 7,418 Television
Dark Songs, Dark Videos ( 1 2 3 4 5... Last Page)
11-04-2016 09:43 PM
5 Hours Ago 08:52 PM
by Druidic
215 26,501 Musicians
Snuggly Books ( 1 2 3 4 5... Last Page)
04-08-2013 01:19 AM
5 Hours Ago 08:51 PM
by Anna
110 33,254 Other News
Video Games ( 1 2 3 4 5... Last Page)
Dr. Zirk
05-02-2005 07:32 PM
6 Hours Ago 07:35 PM
by Mr. Veech
171 51,715 Video Games
Trump ( 1 2 3 4 5... Last Page)
01-05-2017 06:18 AM
6 Hours Ago 07:32 PM
by Mr. Veech
1,725 107,916 Rants & Ravings
What is the saddest short story you've ever read? ( 1 2)
06-11-2017 05:49 PM
11 Hours Ago 03:08 PM
by Herought
17 1,217 Questions & Answers
The Story of Skinhead
10-18-2016 05:58 PM
11 Hours Ago 03:04 PM
by Herought
2 953 YouTube Selections
unofficial Dr Doom video geek out
Acutely decayed
04-20-2017 08:07 AM
11 Hours Ago 03:00 PM
by Herought
1 387 YouTube Selections
Your favourite song at the moment.. ( 1 2 3 4 5... Last Page)
03-14-2011 07:39 AM
13 Hours Ago 12:50 PM
by miguel1984
3,145 427,788 Musicians
Haunted Worlds - new Jeffrey Thomas collection
2 Days Ago 09:17 AM
14 Hours Ago 11:58 AM
by Nemonymous
2 219 Jeffrey Thomas
Your favorite book designs?
Speaking Mute
1 Day Ago 06:37 AM
21 Hours Ago 05:11 AM
by Patrick G.P
5 241 Art
Lovecraft's Last Laugh
21 Hours Ago 04:40 AM
21 Hours Ago 04:40 AM
by Nemonymous
0 104 Rants & Ravings
Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:28 AM.

Style Based on SONGS OF A DEAD DREAMER as Published by Silver Scarab Press
Design and Artwork by Harry Morris
Emulated in Hell by Dr. Bantham
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Template-Modifications by TMS