You’ve heard of two-sentence horror stories, right? Well, this contest is all about two-sentence COSMIC horror stories! The winner will receive a limited tray cased edition of REVIVAL by Stephen King, from LetterPress Publications, still shrink wrapped! It is leatherette bound and has 17 illustrations by François Vaillancourt.
Sins of the Father is an excellent exploration of a Lovecraftian world slightly skewed from the one we are accustomed to, but just as terrifying. I’m told there are more stories set in this world, and I’m looking forward to reading them.
Zann’s music has power in the context of his chambers and the darkness beyond. May you sing your melodies with intention and purpose and perhaps take up the mantle of our dear musician in discovering how to keep the darkness at bay.
SCREENS is billed as a “chilling near-future dystopia”, and given the current state of the world I would not normally have read such a thing, but then I flipped the pages and I saw the second dedication, “For Frank Belknap Long, who made THEM real to me.” That was all it took.
29 awesome Lovecraftian books, less than one dollar each! Select 6, 10, or more – whatever fits your budget. This sale benefits my family, and Lovecraft eZine. Thank you so much for the support. (Please share!)
“That horrific realization that all Lovecraft’s characters undergo that the universe doesn’t revolve around them? That’s not a problem any Black character would ever have.” – Victor LaValle
29 awesome Lovecraftian books, less than one dollar each! Select 6, 10, or more — whatever fits your budget.
A list (with links) of five recent books that readers of The Weird and/or Lovecraftian/cosmic horror will want to read!
An eloquent, poetic memorial to our late friend, the decadent artist W.H. Pugmire. By Edward Morris.
Roots of the Swamp Thing, though it is a horror comic, is one of the most vibrant and colorful collections I own. Though we no longer have Saturday morning cartoons, anytime I have that yearning, I know how to satisfy it. With a solid dose of grimness.
Dark Horse has provided us with a chance to experience the work of a contemporary Japanese master, working at the peak of his form, adapting the work of one of our own beloved past masters.
HARLEM SMOKE is an ambitious novel. Within its covers one will find eldritch horrors, magical rituals gone horribly awry, serial killers, horrorcore rap, you name it, it’s in there… it is not only an engrossing read but also a manual of great art, literature, music and philosophy wrapped within entertaining covers.
A treasure trove! I received the following email from Will Hart: “I didn’t realize until today, that you did not have copies of Wilum’s Midnight Fantasies Issues, so here are links to all I have. These files were scanned by me from my collection for Wilum in 2012 to replace his original copies that he no longer had in his possession. I hope these will bring a smile to your face!”
Carlson’s work grapples with larger themes of historical pressures without resorting to the easy relief of societal approved scapegoats and ready made bogeymen. Carlson’s use of separation, be it of time, subject matter, or genre expectations allows him to tread Huysmans’ second highway with ease while engrossing the reader in a compelling narrative.
Dark Regions Press is running a new sale for the next few days on a variety of titles including A Mountain Walked: Great Tales of the Cthulhu Mythos, Lovecraft’s Favorite Horror Stories Volumes 1 and 2, Arkham Detective Agency, World War Cthulhu, and Demiurge: The Complete Cthulhu Mythos Tales of Michael Shea.