[REVIEW] Wormwood – by Chad Lutzke and Tim Meyer

WORMWOOD BY CHAD LUTZKE + TIM MEYER PUBLISHED BY SILVER SHAMROCK PUBLISHING / LIMITED EDITION PUBLISHED BY NIGHTWORMS AND THUNDERSTORM BOOKS AVAILABLE DECEMBER 2020 When I first caught wind of this collaboration some months back, I found myself jittery with excitement every time this title was mentioned online. You see, I really like both of…

[REVIEW] Midnight in the Pentagram – Edited by Kenneth W. Cain

MIDNIGHT IN THE PENTAGRAM EDITED BY KENNETH W. CAIN PUBLISHED BY SILVER SHAMROCK PUBLISHING AVAILABLE OCTOBER 2020 It took me more than a month to read this anthology, because it is MASSIVE. Just shy of 500 pages of fiction, this horror collection features many notable authors in the community/genre, including Brian Keene, Owl Goingback, Laurel…

[REVIEW] The Sound of Distant Engines – by Robert E. Dunn

THE SOUND OF DISTANT ENGINES BY ROBERT E. DUNN PUBLISHED BY SILVER SHAMROCK PUBLISHING AVAILABLE NOVEMBER 2020 This Silver Shamrock release is one nobody in my circle has talked about or promoted, and I suppose it’s because the title isn’t what most would consider horror. Yes, our MC sees some ghosts of his past; however,…

[REVIEW] In Darkness, Shadows Breathe – by Catherine Cavendish

IN DARKNESS, SHADOWS BREATHE BY CATHERINE CAVENDISH PUBLISHED BY FLAME TREE PRESS AVAILABLE JANUARY 2021 This year, I’ve started reading Cavendish for the first time. In the last nine months or so, I’ve completed several short stories, a novella (The Malan Witch), and this upcoming novel release (In Darkness, Shadows Breathe). In a lot of…

[REVIEW] Nest of Salt (Stories) by Matthew V. Brockmeyer

NEST OF SALT By Matthew V. Brockmeyer Published by Black Thunder Press Last year, Brockmeyer blew me away with two of my favorite books in years: Under Rotting Sky and Kind Nepenthe. Granted, Kind Nepenthe was a hardcover reissue by the time I was reading it, but damn did I love both of those books….

[REVIEW] The Five Turns of the Wheel – by Stephanie Ellis

THE FIVE TURNS OF THE WHEEL BY STEPHANIE ELLIS PUBLISHED BY SILVER SHAMROCK PUBLISHING AVAILABLE OCTOBER 2020 I read Bottled earlier this year (or last) and really enjoyed it. I’ve also checked out several short stories by Stephanie Ellis in various anthologies, the most recent being Midnight in the Pentagram. When the cover was revealed…