The Dread Machine is an indie publisher. evolving organism. intellectual community. anticorpo technocult.

The Dread Machine is a neon-soaked slipstream magazine, full of dark delights and fearful frissons, cybernetic nightmares and elysian visions. We’re also a community of tech-obsessed independent creators dedicated to keeping written art alive and evolving.

With our minds on the future, we explore the depths of human consciousness and the endless possibilities of alternate realities, curating compelling and innovative dark speculative fiction and poetry.

Come for the stories. Stay for the discourse.

Don’t forget your kazoo.

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