Tag Archives: Short Stories

Book Review—What Is Not Yours Is Not Yours by Helen Oyeyemi

I devoured Helen Oyeyemi’s “What Is Not Yours Is Not Yours” and was devastated to read the last word. Each story is unique and just as enchanting as the last. Continue reading

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Book Review—The Beautiful Thing That Awaits Us All by Laird Barron

As an extreme horror junkie, I am always on the lookout for those exceptionally rare horror masterpieces that leave me not merely scared or disgusted, but rather, utterly disturbed, and ill at ease for days after finishing the final page. … Continue reading

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Book Review—Vampires in the Lemon Grove by Karen Russell

The thing I love most about Karen Russell’s writing is that when you’re asked to define it as fiction or fantasy, it’s not as easy as you’d think.  Take “Swamplandia!” for example: are there now, or have there ever been, … Continue reading

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