Interview: Robert Borski

Robert Borski’s “The Cthulhu Whisperer” appears in the Summer 2009 fiction issue of Innsmouth Free Press.

He grew up in Wisconsin, not far from Sauk City, home to Arkham House and its founder, August Derleth. Though he has not written much HPL-inspired fiction, he was a contributor to the early Weird Tales fanzine, Etchings & Odysseys. These days he mostly writes poetry.

How did you become interested in writing Mythos/Lovecraftian stories?

I was a big Arkham House fan …

IFPInterview: Robert Borski

The Cthulhu Whisperer

by Robert Borski

Because it’s important he not stutter, the young man in the rowboat does not swallow his medication until he is far from shore. As a result, though the waves of the Atlantic are soon crashing about him, inside his mind he is calm and almost at home as much as he is in any of his favorite places: the comic book store, the cafeteria at Miskatonic U., engaging in flame wars on-line. And after one last check …

IFPThe Cthulhu Whisperer