Flash Review: A Lush and Seething Hell, by John Hornor Jacobs

Title: A Lush and Seething Hell Author: John Hornor Jacobs Publisher: Harper Voyager In the latest offering from the inimitable John Hornor Jacobs we're actually given a double feature. A Lush and Seething Hell contains The Sea Dreams it is the Sky, previously released only in digital, as well as the short novel My Heart Struck Sorrow. Both … Continue reading Flash Review: A Lush and Seething Hell, by John Hornor Jacobs

Flash Review – H.P. Lovecraft’s AT THE MOUNTAINS OF MADNESS; The First Volume, adaptation and artwork by Gou Tanabe

  Title: H.P. Lovecraft's AT THE MOUNTAINS OF MADNESS; The First Volume, adaptation and artwork by Gou Tanabe Author: H.P. Lovecraft, artwork and adaptation by Gou Tanabe Translation: Zack Davisson Publisher: DarkHorse   There are dozens of adaptations of H.P. Lovecraft's work, so much so you could consider Lovecraftian its own sub-genre at this point. … Continue reading Flash Review – H.P. Lovecraft’s AT THE MOUNTAINS OF MADNESS; The First Volume, adaptation and artwork by Gou Tanabe

Flash Review – Mind in the Gap, by C.R. Dudley

Title: Mind in the Gap Author: C.R. Dudley Publisher: Orchid's Lantern An engrossing exploration into consciousness, identity, and reality itself, Mind in the Gap is a heavy and sometimes hallucinatory read. C.R. Dudley offers a layered multiverse populated by surreal and sometimes outrageous characters, in a sweeping narrative that is skillfully woven throughout all the … Continue reading Flash Review – Mind in the Gap, by C.R. Dudley

Flash Review – Scale-Bright, by Benjanun Sriduangkaew

Title: Scale-Bright Author: Benjanun Sriduangkaew A lush, vivid collection of works (one longer, a handful shorter) wherein Benjanun Sriduangkaew introduces us to a magical, dangerous, violent, beautiful and sometimes terrifying world. The action sequences, in particular, are well-crafted and paced. Benjanun composes action skillfully, and comes up with wild and inventive set pieces and scenes. … Continue reading Flash Review – Scale-Bright, by Benjanun Sriduangkaew

Flash Review – The Sea Dreams It Is the Sky, by John Hornor Jacobs

Title: The Sea Dreams It Is the Sky Author: John Hornor Jacobs Publisher: Harper Collins The sub-genre (and the term itself) "cosmic horror" comes with an awful lot of baggage and, while I'm just not equipped or prepared to get into it here, we can safely safe that's because of one very old and very … Continue reading Flash Review – The Sea Dreams It Is the Sky, by John Hornor Jacobs

An Unsettling Reality – Hereditary, a Review

Title: Hereditary (2018) Written by: Ari Aster Directed by: Ari Aster Starring: Toni Collette, Gabriel Byrne, Milly Shapiro, Alex Wolff I've been meaning to start doing movie write-ups and reviews for a while. I've also been meaning to check out Hereditary for a while. Last night, I finally watched Hereditary and I had quite a … Continue reading An Unsettling Reality – Hereditary, a Review