Review: Whispers from the Abyss

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By Allen Griffin

Rocha, Kat, ed. Whispers From the Abyss. 01 Publishing (October 11, 2013). USD $3.99, ebook. ASIN: B00FU0M3ZU.

We have been living in the age of The Novel for quite some time. High word counts and epic aspirations have paved the way to artistic validation since well before we were all born. Yet, there has been growing voices of dissent over the past several years, claiming it is time for the return of the short story and…
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Column: On the Marches of Dreamland: Review: Cthulhu Cymraeg: Lovecraftian Tales from Wales

This entry is part 1 of 6 in the series On the Marches of Dreamland 2014

Jones, Mark Howard, ed. Cthulhu Cymraeg: Lovecraftian Tales from Wales. Screaming Dreams, 2013. $12.99. ISBN 978-1-906652-21-0.

Unless you’re Welsh, I doubt you’re going to like this book.

All right. That’s a bit strong. I don’t think you’re going to like all this book unless you have very catholic tastes in what constitutes Lovecraftian fiction. On the flip side, I am almost certain you’ll …

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Review: Undead & Unbound: Unexpected Tales from Beyond the Grave

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By Mason Ian Bundschuh

Sammons, Brian M. and Conyers, David, eds. Undead & Unbound: Unexpected Tales From Beyond the Grave. Chaosium, Inc., 1st edition (August 12, 2013).

If you can’t tell by the title of the anthology, Undead & Unbound: Unexpected Tales From Beyond the Grave is full of stories that feature the undead in all their possible permutations.

Undead & Unbound opens up with Cody Goodfellow’s deliciously grimy LA noir pulp story “Blind Item,” a smack across the …

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