Magical Realism

Book Review: The Teardrop Method by Simon Avery

Book Review: The Teardrop Method by Simon Avery

In Simon Avery's novella, the interstitial dark spaces are filled with horrors and a creeping unease that drags the reader in and won’t let go Read More »

The Artful Collector: Where Are They Now?  Spotlight on Artist Rosana Azar

The Artful Collector: Where Are They Now? Spotlight on Artist Rosana Azar

Rosana Azar, an artist immune to commissions who "paints from the inside out". Read More »

On The Road With Kerouac, Cassady + Cthulhu – Move Under Ground by Nick Mamatas Book Review

On The Road With Kerouac, Cassady + Cthulhu – Move Under Ground by Nick Mamatas Book Review

A review of NIck Mamatas' Move Underground: it's about time we gave Nick a bit of attention! Read More »

LO FANTÁSTICO EN “98 SEGUNDOS SIN SOMBRA” de Giovanna Rivero

LO FANTÁSTICO EN “98 SEGUNDOS SIN SOMBRA” de Giovanna Rivero

A review of Giovanna Rivera's 98 SEGUNDOS SIN SOMBRA Read More »

Poetry Review – Offspring of the Moon, by John W. Sexton

Poetry Review – Offspring of the Moon, by John W. Sexton

Offspring of the Moon is a beautiful little volume of 57 Moon Wind mostly short length poems. The cover art by Ludmila Korol, called "Moon Wind" is stunningly perfect and beautiful on the paperback cover. I was drawn in by the vividness of the imager... Read More »

Magic Realism vs Fantasy - Venn Diagram

Crossroads: Negotiating the Unreal in Magic Realism and Fantasy

Perhaps the most important insight I’ve gained from my research for my Crossroads series is that the borders between genres are very fluid, and the more one genre (or sub-genre) resembles another, the more contentious their relationship is like... Read More »