The Sixevenighties

D58B71C8-9646-4CFE-9BBA-B21A59713D48The decades of stoicism, tawdriness, the first Troubles, the first peccadilloes, the first mock colours of fashion and TV screens, seedy Paradise Lounges, school dinners, short-lived hopes, familial disloyalties, quiet humour, diminishing churches, receding ghosts (but still haunting us), tentatively to become receding humilities…from dead audiences to quiz show upstarts…
I continue to read and review HERE each story in the HUGE William Trevor canon…

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This ‘Walking Horatio’ Mark Patrick Lynch book, so far, has now become the finest possible on-going complement to that project, FEELING as if it is (even if it isn’t) happening in that First Dyspraxic Age … an Age before the word ‘dyspraxia’ hardly existed (even if this Lynch novel uses it!)…

Sensorama

SENSORAMA March 2015

I have just received from Eibonvale Press my purchased copy of this anthology edited by Allen Ashley:

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Cover by David Rix

The stories are written by Gary Budgen, Richard Mosses, Ian Hunter, Christine Morgan, Aliya Whiteley, Adam Craig, Mark Patrick Lynch, Rhys Hughes, E. Lillith McDermott, Douglas Thompson, David McGroarty, David Gullen, Kelda Crich, Ralph Robert Moore, Jon Michael Kelley, Terry Grimwood, David Turnbull, David Buchan, T.J. Berg, Stanley B. Webb, Tim Nickels.

My previous reviews of books published by Eibonvale Press HERE and books involving Allen Ashley HERE.

When I happen to read this book, I intend to real-time review it in the comment stream below…