We All Hear Stories In The Dark – Robert Shearman

PS Publishing / Drugstore Indian Press 2020 Cover and interior art: Reggie Oliver My previous reviews of Robert Shearman: https://dflewisreviews.wordpress.com/tag/robert-shearman/ and of this publisher: https://dflewisreviews.wordpress.com/tag/ps-publishing/ and of this artist: https://dflewisreviews.wordpress.com/reggie-oliver/ When I read these three massive volumes, Covfefe permitting, my thoughts will start to be shown in the comment stream below…

Zerrillo Sum Game

JASON ZERRILLO IS AN ANNOYING P^^^K By Robert Shearman “Some of the stuff he came out with was nonsense, even Jesus knew that.” And Jesus had a mute sidekick mime act as keynote within his apostles, born from other clown shows and dumbsters in this book so far. Incredibly, for a story first published in […]


Rolling links to the Book Reviews by Des Lewis during 2020 Man on the Ceiling by Melanie Tem & Steve Tem The Nostalgia That Never Was by Rhys Hughes The Yellow Wood by Melanie Tem Mysterium by Andrew Condous The Far Tower edited by Mark Valentine SYNTH #4: An Anthology of Dark SF Arms Against […]

The Best Horror of the Year: Volume Eleven

NIGHT SHADE BOOKS 2019 Edited by Ellen Datlow (my previous reviews of this editor: https://dflewisreviews.wordpress.com/ellen-datlow/) Stories by Anne Billson, Ralph Robert Moore, Ray Cluley, Michael Marshall Smith, Thomas Olde Heuvelt, Sam Hicks, Peter Sutton, Dale Bailey, Krist DeMeester, John Langan, Gemma Files, Eloise C. C. Shepherd, Amelia Mangan, Steve Toase (two ace stories), Bill Davidson, […]

Year’s Best Weird Fiction, Volume Five

Edited by Robert Shearman and Michael Kelly UNDERTOW PUBLICATIONS 2018 Stories by Kurt Fawver, Ben Loory, Brenna Gomez, Kathleen Kayembe, Daniel Carpenter, Michael Mirolla, Ian Muneshwar, Claire Dean, Kristi DeMeester, David Peak, Helen Marshall, Joshua King, Jenni Fagan, Alison Littlewood, Chavisa Woods, Carmen Maria Machado, Eric Schaller, Rebecca Kuder, Adam-Troy Castro, K.L. Pereira, Camilla Grudova, […]

Uncertainties: Volume III

THE SWAN RIVER PRESS MMXVIII Edited by Lynda E. Rucker Stories by Matthew M. Bartlett, S.P. Miskowski, Adam L.G. Nevill, Joyce Carol Oates, Robert Shearman, R.S. Knightley, Lisa Tuttle, Ralph Robert Moore, Tracy Fahey, Julia Rust, David Surface, Scott West, Rosanne Rabinowitz. When I read this book, my thoughts will appear in the comment stream […]

Best British Short Stories 2012

Series editor NICHOLAS ROYLE (My previous reviews of this writer are linked from HERE) SALT PUBLISHING (My previous reviews of this publisher are HERE) Featuring stories by: Socrates Adams, AK Benedict, Neil Campbell, Ramsey Campbell, Stella Duffy, Julian Gough, Joel Lane, Stuart Evers, Will Self, Michael Marshall Smith, Alison MacLeod, Dan Powell, Jo Lloyd, HP […]