Utah author J.R. Curtis joins the show today to talk about his new book, Bloodletting.

Categorized as a horror western novel, this book follows pioneers who are stranded in a
blizzard, stranded in a foreign landscape.

Curtis wrote this as a screenplay, inspired by the landscape of Ogden’s Fort Buenaventura. With
Curtis’s love of horror, western novels and the beauty of Fort Buenaventura, the novel was

Bloodletting, written in the span of a year, has been gaining popularity. Curtis talks about his
experience writing the novel, and says that the best way to get through a book is just to write it

For adolescents, horror fans, western fans and more, this new novel will be one for the top of
the shelf.

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