Blake is out on a trip with her family and tweets lethargic about it. But what starts as a typical tour has changed quickly into a nightmare when they come across the Circus of the Dead.

First publication: The New Dead
Date: 2010
Author(s): Joe Hill
Nomination(s): No
Movie: No


The books, magazines and/or collections in which these titles are also published:
· The New Dead
· Zombie: An Anthology Of The Undead
· Nightmare Magazine online (link)
· A Carnivàle Of Horror
· Full Throttle

The book/story is published with these cover(s):
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Hardcover
Subterannean Press
2010
978161664372
Hardcover
St. Martin’s Griffin
2010
9780312559717
Paperback
St. Martin’s Griffin
2010
9780749953379
Paperback
Piatkus
2012
9781848635036
Hardcover
PS Publishing
2012
9781848635043
Signed Hardcover
PS Publishing
2012

All covers
Full Throttle

Information about edition(s):
· The New Dead hardcover by Subterranean Press was limited to #250.
· A Carnival of Horror by PS Publishing had a regular hardcover and a signed of #200.


The story starts as follows:
What is Twitter? “Twitter is a service for friends, family, and co-workers to communicate and stay connected through the exchange of quick, frequent answers to one simple question: What are you doing? . . . Answers must be under 140 characters in length and can be sent via mobile texting, instant message, or the Web.”
—from Twitter.com

TYME2WASTE I’m only trying this because I’m so bored I wish I was dead. Hi Twitter. Want to know what I’m doing? Screaming inside.
8:17 p.m.—28 Feb from Tweetie

TYME2WASTE My, didn’t that sound melodramatic.
8:19 p.m.—28 Feb from Tweetie

TYME2WASTE Lets try this again. Hello Twitterverse. I am Blake and Blake is me. What am I doing? Counting seconds.
8:23 p.m.—28 Feb from Tweetie

TYME2WASTE Only about 50,000 more until we pack up and finish what is hopefully the last family trip of my life.
8:25 p.m.—28 Feb from Tweetie

TYME2WASTE It’s been all downhill since we got to Colorado. And I don’t mean on my snowboard.
8:27 p.m.—28 Feb from Tweetie


Other information:
· The story is written in tweets.

Nomination(s):

Movie: