TIH 277: Brian Kirk on We Are Monsters, Psychedelics, and Coping With Anxiety

TIH 277 Brian Kirk on We Are Monsters, Psychedelics, and Coping With Anxiety

In this podcast Brian Kirk talks about We Are Monsters, psychedelics, coping with anxiety, and much more.

Brian Kirk

Brian Kirk is an author of dark thrillers and psychological suspense. His debut novel, We Are Monsters, was nominated for a Bram Stoker Award for Superior Achievement in a First Novel. His latest novel is Will Haunt You, though unlike most novels you don’t read it, it reads you. And his short fiction has been published in many notable magazines and award-winning anthologies, including Gutted: Beautiful Horror Stories and Behold! Oddities, Curiosities, and Undefinable Wonders.

Show notes

  • [02:00] Early life lessons growing up
  • [23:45] We Are Monsters / our own brain turning against us
  • [39:25] Psychedelics
  • [53:25] Coping with anxiety and negative thought loops

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