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For a Halloween Snack

Stephen J. Clark’s “Homunculus”

Here’s my short story “Sourdough” …


by Angela Slatter

My father did not know that my mother knew about his other wives, but she did.

It didn’t seem to bother her, perhaps because, of them all, she had the greater
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Shadows & Tall Trees 7: Rosalie Parker

rosalieRosalie Parker runs Tartarus Press with her partner, R.B. Russell. She has written two short story collections The Old Knowledge and Other Strange Tales (Swan River Press, 2010, reprinted 2012) and Damage (PS Publishing, 2016), and her stories
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The Sourdough Posts: Sourdough

sourdoughpiecesThis was the story that started the Sourdough and Other Stories collection, but in a strange and wandering way. At the end of my MA, I was sending off queries letters to small publishers to see if I could interest anyone in
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Review for The Badger Bride

black staticThanks to Rob Cook for pointing this out to me: a lovely review of “The Badger Bride” (from Strange Tales IV edited by Rosalie Parker of Tartarus Press) by Mr Peter Tennant in the latest Black Static.

Some lovely info …

… about the making of the Sourdough cover lives here.

The Knowledgeable Drive-by: Rosalie Parker

Rosalie Parker is one half of the fabulous Tartarus Press, which produces very beautiful books. She’s also an author in her own right and the author of the very lovely and subtly disturbing The Old Knowledge
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The awesomely glorious Tartarus Press has been awarded the Horror Writer’s Association Speciality Press Award for 2009!

That’s a nice 20th birthday present for Rosalie and Russell and very well deserved.

Let the Charm Offensive Begin

And anyone who knows me will tell you how offensive I can be … but also charming, when I put my mind to it. What is rare is wonderful …

However, it’s not really a charm offensive and it’s not really about me … I just really liked the title … of course, I have a headache so my taste could
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"The Old Knowledge" by Rosalie Parker

UPDATE: This book is now available from Swan River Press.

A bit of a plug for Rosalie Parker (she’s one half of Tartarus Press). She has her first very own collection of short stories coming in September this year, The Old Knowledge.

“This first collection of tales by Rosalie Parker contains six stories that explore the uncanny in the modern world. As
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