TIH 040: A Pound of Flesh Written and Narrated by Fred Venturini

The Heart Does Not Grow Back Fred Venturini

In this podcast Fred Venturini reads his short story ‘A Pound of Flesh’ taken from the This Is Horror 2013 Anthology of the Year The Booked Anthology.

About Fred Venturini

Fred Venturini grew up in Patoka, Illinois. The Heart Does Not Grow Back, his debut novel, was released in 2014. His short fiction has been published in the Booked AnthologyNoir at the Bar 2, and Surreal South ’13. His story “Gasoline” is featured in Chuck Palahniuk’s Burnt Tongues collection. He lives in Southern Illinois with his wife and daughter.

Show notes

  • [00:10] Story start


Buy The Booked Anthology (UK)
Buy The Booked Anthology (US)
Buy Fred Venturini Fiction (Amazon UK)
Buy Fred Venturini Fiction (Amazon US)

Please subscribe to This Is Horror podcast RSS Feed
Subscribe via iTunes
Listen to This Is Horror via iTunes

You can also find us on Stitcher, Zune and Blackberry.

Support This Is Horror Podcast on Patreon

  • For $1 you get early bird access to all our podcasts and can submit questions to guests.
  • For $3 you get access to our patrons-only podcast Story Unboxed: The Horror Podcast on the Craft of Writing.
  • For $4 you get the full interview, no two-parters.

The best way to support This Is Horror is via Patreon. How much will you pledge? Go on. Be awesome.

Visit our Patreon page and pledge to the This Is Horror Podcast today. 

This Is Horror Books

Head on over to the This Is Horror Shop to see the books we have available. We have a special offer on All Four Year One Books—JUST £10!

This Is Horror Books on Kindle Unlimited and Amazon

Subscribe, Rate and Review on iTunes!

Help the Podcast, spread the word: subscribe, rate and review on iTunes UK, iTunes US or your country’s iTunes.

Amazon Affiliates

Support us by shopping through our Amazon Affiliate links: Amazon UK and Amazon US.

Permanent link to this article: https://www.thisishorror.co.uk/tih-040-a-pound-of-flesh-written-and-narrated-by-fred-venturini/

1 comment

    • Cody Imming on April 21, 2015 at 12:18 am
    • Reply

    Great Story! Loved the way the story was told and all the small details about the events that happened. Definitely a terrifying story. Can’t wait for more!

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: