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Book Review: The Empty House / The Listener by Algernon Blackwood

The Empty House / The Listener
By Algernon Blackwood (Introduction by Storm Constantine)
Stark House
ISBN: 978- 1933586458
2014; $19.95 trade paperback

Algernon Blackwood (what a great name for a writer of weird fiction!) is one of those authors whose work I’ve wanted to read for a very long time but not yet had the opportunity until now. 775 more words

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Beyond the Wall of Sleep, Part 2 - Schizophrenia or Contact with Extraterrestial Entities?

A portrait of Joe Slater (btwos.visual-test.fr).

Joe Slater was locked up in a state psychopathic institution in the winter of 1900.  After experiencing some auditory and visual hallucinations Joe ended up killing another man, which resulted in alienists evaluating his sanity.  650 more words

Short Stories Challenge - The Colour Out Of Space by H.P. Lovecraft from the collection The Definitive H.P. Lovecraft

What’s The Colour Out of Space all about?:

This Halcyon Classics ebook contains sixty-seven of celebrated horror and occult writer H.P. Lovecraft’s best works central to his ‘Cthulhu mythos.’ Although Lovecraft’s (1890-1937) readership was limited during his life, his reputation has grown over the decades, and he is now regarded as one of the most influential horror writers of the 20th century. 721 more words

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The Dark Destroyer

Ladies and Gentlemen, the amazing artwork of the entity known as Joseph Curwen. Enjoy!

The Dark Destroyer.


Giveaway: Necronomicon Journal ~ Sketchbook

Last week, Sister Madly gave a description of the lovely, makeshift HAZMAT ensemble she was wearing, the sight of which most likely prompted the recent apartment… 343 more words

Mad World

Musings on The Bone Key

From my readings of his work, and about his life, M. R. James seems to have been a warm and gentle person, well-liked, with a joyous enthusiasm for his research, his writing, and other related interests (folklore and detective stories among them). 1,204 more words