Weird Fiction

The Best First Sentence of the Year?

I’m reading Undertow Publication’s excellent anthology Year’s Best Weird Fiction Volume Two. It was there I encountered the following sentence, the first in the story Loving Armageddon by Amanda C. Davis: She presses her cheek to the center of his chest, listening to the beat of his hand-grenade heart. Now. Here’s why I think this is awesome. There’s […]

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Weird Fiction

I’m a fan of what is often called Weird Fiction. H. P. Lovecraft wrote weird, and China Miéville writes weird (get Perdido Street Station, it’s awesome). What follows is a story of mine that can only be filed in the weird fiction category. I really should flesh the story out a little more and sell […]

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