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This is turning out to be an excellent October read, as I suspected:


Vengeance is Mine by Carlos Soca

You gunned it through the crosswalk.
Sixteen hours on a ventilator so she could be spare parts for other parents’ kids.
Doubt you registered the impact; tracks didn’t swerve or slow down. 77 more words

Flash Fiction

James Allen St. John: Tarzan and Pulp Fiction

On the 1st of October 1872, James Allen St. John, often referred to as ‘the godfather of modern fantasy art’, was born in Chicago, Illinois. 581 more words


Robert Bloch - The Skull of the Marquis de Sade

Title: The Skull of the Marquis de Sade
Author: Robert Bloch
Published: 1976, Corgi (Originally published 1965)

I bought this 1976 Corgi edition from Instagram bookseller… 846 more words


Cover to "Weird Tales," W. H. Silvey, May 1954

“Song in the Thicket” by Manly Banister.  Cover art by W. H. Silvey.

Yes, “Manly Banister” is indeed the author’s name.  He appears to have had several, so it’s a good bet this was a nom de plume.   25 more words