About Matthew:

With sardonic wit and complete irreverence, Matthew Woodruff is one of America’s  pre-eminent  dark humor writers. The great skill with which he slices through cultural euphemisms and political correctness proves that Woodruff is a master of dark humor and satire and one of the most observant writers
addressing the human condition today.

'Genius', 'Spectacular' 
'A True Work of Artistry'
This is an entertaining and humorously macabre collection of short tales inspired by the famous illustrations in Edward Gorey's 'Gashlycrumb Tinies'.  From Mystery to SciFi, from Drama to Fairy Tale and from Adventure to Gothic, this book has something for everyone. These 26 tales tell of

Woodruff’s best skill is examining the depth of the fear in the human mind, and that’s what stays at the heart of the book’s theme. The powerful illustrations perfectly match the collection’s ominous mood, making an immediate impact on readers’ minds. This haunting collection draws on the deepest emotions of love, grief, fear, foreboding, and hope and will stay at readers’ minds long after they finish the book. This is a marvelous collection from a very talented writer.



26 Absurdities of Tragic Proportions

  Release Date 06/01/2018


  Release Date 12/01/2019