“Ever realised how ******* surreal reading a book actually is? You stare at marked slices of tree for hours on end, hallucinating vividly.”

–Katie Oldham

Tom Senkus has authored over 10 books, as well as countless zines, chapbooks, and pamphlets. Both in ebook and print formats, his work has been read internationally.

You can find his published works on Amazon, Smashwords, and Leanpub. His most popular book, The Guide to Busking, has its own regularly-updated website.

How-to Guides

The Guide to Busking: a how-to guide for street performers


Cabbie: A Rite of Passage Behind the Wheel



Groping in the Dark for the Broken Lightswitch


Poems No One Asked For


The “1000 Titles for the Lazy” Series

Being lazy is the way to go. The “1000 Titles for the Lazy” series a list of weird words, creative sayings, and humorous oddities to steal for your next project. Looking for inspiration or just a way to get out of your creative rut? If so, this series is for you! Plus, you don’t need to work. After all, who’s got time for that these days?

1000 Titles for the Lazy

1000 Titles for the Lazy EXPLAINED

1000 MORE Titles for the Lazy

2000 Titles for the Lazy – THE WHOLE SHEBANG!