Tag Archives: Laird Barron
The Best of Both Worlds: S.P. Miskowski
1. What do new readers need to know about S.P. Miskowski?
The core of my writing is to ask what it means to be human in an indifferent universe. The horror is essential. The humor is intentional. The darkness is always with us.
Alan Baxter: The Roo
So, as part of trying to be kinder to my poor neglected blog I’m re-starting the interview series.
First cab off the rank is the inimitable Alan Baxter, who’s recently released a most excellent horror novella in the tradition of Cujo, Razorback and
Cover reveal: Year’s Best Dark Fantasy & Horror: 2018
Happy to see the cover for the latest Year’s Best Dark Fantasy & Horror from Paula Guran and Prime Books!
“Sunflower Junction,” Simon Avery (Black Static #57)
“Swift to Chase,” Laird Barron (Adam’s Ladder: An Anthology of Dark Science Fiction)
“Fallow,” Ashley Blooms (Shimmer
Year’s Best Dark Fantasy & Horror: 2018 ToC
I’m delighted to announce that “The Little Mermaid, in Passing” has scored a berth in Paula Guran’s Year’s Best Dark Fantasy & Horror 2018 from Prime Books!
The ToC is amazing …
“Sunflower Junction,” Simon Avery (Black
Hellboy in da house
Kinda literally, but kinda figuratively.
Technically, it’s the new Hellboy prose anthology (via Dark Horse Comics), An Assortment of Horrors, edited by Christopher Golden and artified exquisitely (as always) by Mike Mignola.
So, yeah, if your dog went nuts a day or so ago, it’s
To Bell the Cat: Hellboy
I’ve been hiding this for months! At last it can be revealed! This is the illustration Mike Mignola did for my story in the new Hellboy prose anthology, An Assortment of Horrors.
Aletheia: JS Breukelaar
JS Breukelaar’s Aletheia is one of the finest, strangest novels I’ve read in a long time. There’s bone and blood magic in it, and it drips strangeness. Highly recommended.
She’s resident of Sydney, Australia via San Diego, New York and New Zealand. Born in Berkeley,
Alan Baxter’s Crow Shine
Alan Baxter is an award-winning author of dark fantasy, horror and sci-fi and an international master of kung fu. He runs the Illawarra Kung Fu Academy and writes novels, novellas and short stories full of magic, monsters
Soooo, one of the secrets I’ve been sitting on this year is the new Hellboy prose anthology, Hellboy: An Assortment of Horror, in which I haz a story.
Very excited about this, and very grateful to Mike Mignola and Chris Golden for
Alex Caine Lives Again: Alan Baxter
Yes! The Alex Caine series is so good and kickass that it got a second release! Bound, Obsidian, and Abduction are all now in paperback format as well as ebookery.
Alan Baxter is a British-Australian author who writes dark fantasy, horror