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An Update on Where to Buy Those Who Haunt Ghosts

My brand new anthology of ghost hunter fiction, Those Who Haunt Ghosts: A Century of Ghost Hunter Fiction, is now available at Barnes & Nobel for under $20. 260 more words

Unearthing The Unearthly: My Literary Digging

"The Boarded Window" by Ambrose Bierce - Selection #45 of Deal Me "IN" 2016

The Card: ♣3♣ Three of Clubs

The Suit: For this year’s Deal Me IN, Clubs is my suit for “legendary Indiana authors.”

The Selection… 644 more words

My New Anthology: Those Who Haunt Ghosts

My digging through nineteenth- and early twentieth-century supernatural literature has now resulted in a second anthology published by Coachwhip Publications. The first, Giving Up the Ghosts: Short-Lived Occult Detective Series by Six Renowned Authors… 453 more words

Unearthing The Unearthly: My Literary Digging

"The Haunted Valley" by Ambrose Bierce - Selection #42 in Deal Me "IN" 2016

The Card: ♣K♣ of Clubs

The Suit: For this year’s Deal Me IN, Clubs is my suit for “Stories by ‘legendary’ Indiana authors” 652 more words

On Robert W. Chambers's King in Yellow Panic

Robert W. Chambers has become an apparition in American literature. He’s barely read anymore, but we can feel his ghostly presence across dimensions, mostly through his influence on writers like H.P. 1,247 more words

"The Weird Tradition in America," H.P. Lovecraft's analysis of American horror fiction

“The Weird Tradition in America”

by

H.P. Lovecraft

(from Supernatural Horror in Literature, 1927)

The public for whom Poe wrote, though grossly unappreciative of his art, was by no means unaccustomed to the horrors with which he dealt. 4,754 more words

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