PS PUBLISHING 2019
Edited by Stephen Jones
My previous reviews of PS Publishing: https://dflewisreviews.wordpress.com/tag/ps-publishing/
Stories by Helen Marshall, Conrad Williams, Gemma Files, Alison Littlewood, John Linwood Grant, Richard Gavin, Simon Strantzas, Alison Moore, William F. Nolan, Angela Slatter, Danny Rhodes, Tim Lebbon, Ramsey Campbell, Michael Bailey, Mark Samuels, Felice Picano, Nicholas Royle, Reggie Oliver, Steve Rasnic Tem, Garth Nix, Thana Niveau.
Having had stories in three of the earlier issues in this series, I seem to have recently resisted purchasing Best New Horror books because the cover styles do not suit my tastes. And when there is a natural maximum capacity for my reading and reviewing, this has weighed in the balance, I guess. But I have now decided to take the plunge again…
When I read this book, my thoughts will appear in the comment stream below…
A Literary Journal, Grimscribe Press, Autumn 2018
Jon Padgett, Editor in Chief.
Work by s.j. bagley, Kurt Fawver, F.J. Bergmann, S.T. Joshi, Michael Uhall, Brooke Warra, Rayna Waxhead, S.L. Edwards, Tonya Liburd, Sean M. Thompson, Desiree Zamarano, Michael Cisco, Emmie Bristow, L’Erin Ogle, Sam Schreiber, Dr. Raymond Thoss, John Linwood Grant.
When I read this book, my thoughts will appear in the comment stream below….
Edited by Justin Steele & Sam Cowan
DIM SHORES 2017
The Convexity of Our Youth — Kurt Fawver
The Stories We Tell About Ghosts — A.C. Wise
In Canada — Michael Wehunt
The Second Door — Brian Evenson
The Christiansen Deaths — Daniel Mills
Dusk Urchin — Betty Rocksteady
The Gin House, 1935 — Livia Llewellyn
This Unquiet Space — Damien Angelica Walters
We Grope Together and Avoid Speech — Sunny Moraine
Heirloom — Brooke Warra
That Which Does Not Kill You — Lucy A. Snyder
Doused by Night — Simon Strantzas
We Are All Bone Inside — Kaaron Warren
Outside, A Drifter — Lisa L. Hannett
The Small Deaths of Skin and Plastic — Kristi DeMeester
When the Blue Sky Breaks — Scott Nicolay
Mirror Bias — Craig Laurance Gidney
Boisea trivittata — Anya Martin
Rock n’ Roll Death Squad — Michael Cisco
Alligator Point — S.P. Miskowski
Stranger in the House — Jeffrey Thomas
SPARAGMOS — Christopher Slatsky
Banishments — Richard Gavin
The Sound of Black Dissects the Sun — Michael Griffin
Live Through This — Nadia Bulkin
Distant Dark Places — Gemma Files
When I review these stories, my thoughts will appear in the comment stream below…
FEDOGAN & BREMER 2016
My previous reviews of this book’s editor, Joseph S. Pulver, Sr. – HERE
Ramsey Campbell —– THE WORDS BETWEEN
Damien Angelica Walters — Take a Walk in the Night, My Love
Rhys Hughes ——— Confessions of a Medicated Lurker
Robert Levy —— CONVERSION
Maura McHugh — A Rebellious House
David Nickle —– The Long Dream
Janice Lee ——— Eyes Looking
Richard Gavin — Breathing Black Angles
S.P. Miskowski — Somnambule
Nathan Carson — The Projection Booth
Jeffrey Thomas — The Mayor of Ephemera
Nadia Bulkin —— Et Spiritus Sancti
Orrin Grey ——- Blackstone: A Hollywood Gothic
Reggie Oliver —- THE BALLET OF Dr. CALIGARI
Cody Goodfellow — BELLMER’S BRIDE, Or, THE GAME OF THE DOLL
Michael Griffin —– THE INSOMNIAC WHO SLEPT FOREVER
Paul Tremblay — Further Questions for the Somnambulist
Michael Cisco — The Righteousness of Conical Men
Molly Tanzer —– That Nature Which Peers Out in Sleep
Daniel Mills —– A SLEEPING LIFE
John Langan —- To See, To Be Seen
Gemma Files —– CALIGARISM
When I start real-time reviewing these stories (hopefully before Christmas), my comments will appear in the thought stream below….
Stories by Reggie Oliver, Jonathan Wood, B. Catling, Avalon Brantley, Daniel Mills, Brendan Connell, Andrew Condous, Martin Hayes, Ray Russell, Colin Insole, Mark Valentine, D.P. Watt, Damian Murphy, Michael Siefner, Paul Wallfisch, Ron Weighell, Chris Mikul, Richard Gavin, Thomas Phillips, Carl Abrahamsson, Andrew Liles, Supervert, Charles Schneider, Thomas Stromsholt, Timothy Jarvis, Alcebiades Diniz Miguel.
When I start real-time reviewing this book, probably in November, my comments will appear in the thought stream below….
Tales of Pastoral Darkness
THREE HANDS PRESS 2016
My previous reviews of Richard Gavin.
When I real-time review this book, my comments will appear in the thought stream below.
Lovecraft Ezine Press 2016
Introduction – Mike Davis
The Night is a Sea – Scott Thomas
In the Spaces Where You Once Lived – Damien Angelica Walters
Memories of the Fall – Pete Rawlik
Andy Kaufman Creeping Through the Trees – Laird Barron
There is a Bear in the Woods – Nadia Bulkin
The Smoke Lodge – Michael Griffin
Cul-De-Sac Virus – Evan Dicken
DST (Fall Back) – Robert Levy
The Black Azalea – Wendy N. Wagner
After the Fall – Jeffrey Thomas
Anchor – John Langan
The End of the Season – Trent Kollodge
Water Main – S.P. Miskowski
The Stiles of Palemarsh – Richard Gavin
Grave Goods – Gemma Files
The Well and the Wheel – Orrin Grey
Trick… or the Other Thing – Joseph S. Pulver, Sr.
A Shadow Passing – Daniel Mills
Lavinia in Autumn – Ann K. Schwader
When I real-time this anthology, my comments will appear in the thought stream below.
A real-time review by Des Lewis
AICKMAN’S HEIRS edited by Simon Strantzas
Undertow Publications 2015
Dedicated to the memory of Joel Lane 1963 – 2013
I have just received this book as purchased from Amazon UK.
Stories by: Brian Evenson, Richard Gavin, John Howard, David Nickle, D.P. Watt, Nadia Bulkin, Michael Cisco, Lynda E. Rucker, Michael Wehunt, John Langan, Helen Marshall, Malcolm Devlin, Daniel Mills, Nina Allan, Lisa Tuttle.
My other ‘reviews’ of Robert Aickman.
I intend to real-time this book and, when I do, it will appear in the thought stream – to be found below or by clicking on this post’s title above.