Monthly Archives: September 2012

BFS Journal out soon

Here’s the beautiful cover, by Emma Vieceli: I love it.  My article on Cormac McCarthy’s The Road is in there somewhere. If you’re into fantasy, horror, and/or science fiction then it may well be worth joining the British Fantasy Society.  I’ve … Continue reading

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The Romantic in Frankenstein

Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein is well known to have been born of a ghost-story competition between friends, these friends including none other than Percy Shelley, Lord Byron and Dr John ‘The Vampyre’ Polidori.  It is recognised as a key gothic text and … Continue reading

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The story now arriving at platform 30…

Out soon: Black Static 30.  New stories by James Cooper, Ray Cluley, Susan Kim, Daniel Mills, Carole Johnstone, David Kotok, plus all the usual reviews and comment columns. My story is ‘All Change’, which I blogged about earlier (see below).  … Continue reading

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