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
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
Title: Idol Threat Author: Bryce Allen Publisher: Necro Publications And now for something completely different. I'm a fan of the weird, and the strange, most certainly the different, but the Bizarre (with a capital B) is a world and a genre I don't tend to dabble too much in. And from page one, Bryce Allen's … Continue reading Flash Review – Idol Threat, by Bryce Allen
Contributing Authors: Robert Walton, Rie Sheridan Rose, Adam S. Furman, Marcus Hansson, Catherine J. Cole, J.D. Graves, Jared Mason, David VonAllmen Cover Art: Luke Spooner Editors: Matthew X. Gomez, Cameron Mount I've been a fan of pulp adventure fiction since I was a kid. The stories of Robert E. Howard, Michael Moorcock, Fritz Leiber, Edgar … Continue reading Flash Review – Broadswords and Blasters, issue 6
Title: Midnight Blue, the Sonja Blue Collection Author: Nancy A Collins Publisher: White Wolf Publishing I did not realize until I started attempting to write this review just how close I was to these stories. I met Sonja Blue for the first time when I was a moody young wannabe pre-teen goth in the radical, … Continue reading The Punk Rock Queen of the Vampires – Midnight Blue, the Sonja Blue Collection by Nancy A Collins – A review, or, something like it.
Title: Blindsight Author: Peter Watts Publisher: Tor Imagine you are conscious. Imagine you are aware. I'm going to endeavor to keep this review as brief as I can, but I make no promises. I've been chewing on this book for the last couple weeks and it has given me a lot to think about. You … Continue reading Flash Review – Blindsight, by Peter Watts
Title: The Iliad Author: Homer/Caroline Alexander Publisher: Ecco One of the most ancient stories in the world, The Iliad as recounted by Homer is an epic in the truest sense of the word. It is a story that has been told, and retold, for thousands of years. Dozens, possibly hundreds, have tried their hand and … Continue reading Flash Review – The Iliad, translated by Caroline Alexander