Review: The Spirit of Revision: Lovecraft’s Letters to Zealia Brown Reed Bishop (2015)


By Bobby Derie


Branney, Sean and Leman, Andrew (eds.). The Spirit of Revision: Lovecraft’s Letters to Zealia Brown Reed Bishop. The H.P. Lovecraft Historical Society (2015). Softcover: 190 pages. ISBN-13: 978-0-692-49524-7.


The name of H.P. Lovecraft is not normally associated with Oklahoma and Missouri, westward-bound pioneers and gold-seeking Spanish conquistadors, plantations with African slaves and lover’s triangles, the ancient precursors of Aztec gods and the legends of modern Native Americans … much less domestic stories with titles like “When …

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Review: The Weird

By Mason Ian Bundschuh

VanderMeer, Ann and Jeff, ed. The Weird: A Compendium of Strange and Dark Tales. TOR/Tom Doherty Associates, LLC (May 8, 2012). 1126 pages.

Let me be forthright: If you love that which is weird, inexplicable and eerie, then stop what you’re doing and pick yourself up a copy of The Weird: A Compendium of Strange and Dark Tales. The hundred-plus stories chosen by editors Ann and Jeff VanderMeer, spanning over a century, showcase how …

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Found on the Net: Weird Fiction Review

By Silvia Moreno-Garcia

The Weird Fiction Review is an online site dedicate to weird fiction and if you have not checked it out, you should. It is the brainchild of Ann VanderMeer and Jeff VanderMeer, who have worked on The New Weird, the ebook antho series ODD?, and the mightily thick The Weird: A Compendium of Strange & Dark Stories (Atlantic/Corvus).

The website is “meant to be an ongoing exploration into all facets of the weird, in all …

Silvia Moreno-GarciaFound on the Net: Weird Fiction Review