“The Suicide’s Guide to the Absinthe of Perdition” by Megan Arkenberg

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He carries the weight of his friend’s suicide on his shoulders, and he’ll do so for all of eternity. Even as he grows accustomed to this world of relentless rain and darkness, the endless pattern of events may never allow him to forget the one thing that tormented him in life.


The Suicide’s Guide to the Absinthe of Perdition

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About the Author
Megan Arkenberg's short fiction has appeared in over fifty magazines and anthologies, including Asimov's, Shimmer, Lightspeed, and Ellen Datlow’s Best Horror of the Year. She has been the editor of the fantasy e-zine Mirror Dance since 2008 and was recently the nonfiction editor for Queers Destroy Horror!, a special issue of Nightmare Magazine. Megan currently lives in Northern California, where she is pursuing a Ph.D. in English literature. Visit her online at http://www.meganarkenberg.com./
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