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Lovecraft in historical context : essays By David Haden
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CONTENTS: The Monoliths under the Sea (a new short story, and a prequel to "Call of Cthulhu") / A note on the origin and derivation of ‘Necronomicon’ / “Dagon” : war... More > and science at the origin of Lovecraft’s mythos / “The Rats In The Walls” : otherness and British culture / “Nyarlathotep” : science, sound, and the chaos of the Other / Lovecraft, the Cephalopoda, and the New England Sea Monster tradition / “Call of Cthulhu” : possible influences, and some notes on its enduring appeal / “At The Mountains of Madness” : some notes on Lovecraft’s possible visual inspirations. 74 pages, 13,000 words. Illustrated. Published August 2010.< Less
The Historical Adventures of Thomas Balfour By Ty Rosenow
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Thomas Balfour is a University of St. Andrews student in Scotland who is a history major. All he needs to do is to go to a library, open up a book based off of a historical event and goes back in... More > time. Unfortunately, there is something strange about this time travel. Will Thomas Balfour and his friends be able to defeat the strange people and fix the events? The Historical Adventures of Thomas Balfour will take you on a journey through time in this page turning book with the combination of history, fantasy, romance, science fiction, and action!< Less
The Historical Adventures of Thomas Balfour By Ty Rosenow
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Thomas Balfour is a University of St. Andrews student in Scotland who is a history major. All he needs to do is to go to a library, open up a book based off of a historical event and goes back in... More > time. Unfortunately, there is something strange about this time travel. Will Thomas Balfour and his friends be able to defeat the strange people and fix the events?< Less
Genesis & Creation. Historical & Scientific Fact By K B Napier
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The Hebrew account of Creation in the Bible uses factual and literal historical wording. Thus, Creation is history, not fiction. On the other hand, evolution uses fantasy and deception, and has never... More > proved its own existence. Evolution scientists prefer their false version because they hate God. Simple as that. What they say is unproved and just complex story-telling.< Less
Ifs Imagine Fantasy Science Fiction By Mark Brandon Allen
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Divided into eleven short stories, a novelette, two flash fiction nouvelles and five eclectic works of poetry the collection enjoys a sense of fun along with a bit of serious commentary. From the... More > very first entry to the last, these ifs explore the many facets of the two speculative genres. In summation, within the context of Fantasy and Science Fiction pulps, ifs IMAGINE FANTASY SCIENCE FICTION has a fair bit to recommend it to the speculative fiction reader. All told the nineteen ifs within the books lineup make up a meaty and satisfying read.< Less
ifs IMAGINE FANTASY SCIENCE FICTION By Mark Brandon Allen
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"What if?” That short two word interrogatory has certainly produced many interesting results in the annals of Fantasy and Science Fiction. ifs IMAGINE FANTASY SCIENCE FICTION delivers a... More > full complement of nineteen what ifs from author Mark Brandon Allen. Divided into eleven short stories, a novelette, two flash fiction nouvelles and five eclectic works of poetry the collection enjoys a sense of fun along with a bit of serious commentary. From the very first entry to the last, these ifs explore the many facets of the two speculative genres including historic, contemporary, apocalyptic, shapeshifer, gothic, slipstream, anthropomorphic and time travel. Within the context of Fantasy and Science Fiction pulps, ifs IMAGINE FANTASY SCIENCE FICTION has a fair bit to recommend it to the speculative fiction reader. All told the nineteen ifs within the books lineup make up a meaty and satisfying read.< Less
The Fools' Pilgrimage: a fantasy on the tarot initiation By Voyen Koreis
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Millions of tomes packed with wisdom had ended their existence in flames, and such fate would have also awaited the Tarots, had their unknown but immensely wise creators not designed a deck of cards... More > instead of a book. The fervent believers in various orthodoxies thus overlooked them in their purges. The Tarot trumps are milestones, set to mark the path of the future initiates. Carl Jung described them as archetypes. In dreams, in myths, in fairy tales or songs of peoples of all historical epochs, essentially the same archetypal figures will always appear - the Mother, the Father, the Hero, the Magician, the Wise Man/Woman, the Fool. There are also archetypal situations and concepts - love, birth, death, justice, self-sacrifice, hope, etc. Archetypes in various guises can be found in the twenty-two Tarot trumps. Above them all stands the Tarot Fool as the archetype of an eternal pilgrim. In this novel he takes the dive and then threads his way through the labyrinth of the world.< Less
The Fools' Pilgrimage: a fantasy on the tarot initiation By Voyen Koreis
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Millions of tomes packed with wisdom had ended their existence in flames, and such fate would have also awaited the Tarots, had their unknown but immensely wise creators not designed a deck of cards... More > instead of a book. The fervent believers in various orthodoxies thus overlooked them in their purges. The Tarot trumps are milestones, set to mark the path of the future initiates. Carl Jung described them as archetypes. In dreams, in myths, in fairy tales or songs of peoples of all historical epochs, essentially the same archetypal figures will always appear - the Mother, the Father, the Hero, the Magician, the Wise Man/Woman, the Fool. There are also archetypal situations and concepts - love, birth, death, justice, self-sacrifice, hope, etc. Archetypes in various guises can be found in the twenty-two Tarot trumps. Above them all stands the Tarot Fool as the archetype of an eternal pilgrim. In this novel he takes the dive and then threads his way through the labyrinth of the world.< Less
The Maze In the English Park: A Historical Crime Novella By Elizabeth von Witanovski
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It is 1880s Prague when the paths of an actor and a Viennese aristocrat cross. Karel Bernini is a rising star of the Prague National Theater. Josef von Kaplitz is the indisputable future star of the... More > Viennese political scene. Both are dangerously enchanted by anarchism. But when they fall victim to a young noblewoman, her accidental death sparks a tumult of murder and deceit. After her caprice alters the lives of many innocent people on both sides of the Atlantic, the drama culminates in 1950s England. When a photographer, whose young wife is a ballerina with Old Vic, finds an undeveloped roll of film in his lover’s antique store in London, a story of unaccounted murder begins to take shape in his dark room. In this historical novella, two young men who become embroiled in the accidental death of a noblewoman set off a chain of events that, decades later, transform the life of a photographer in England.< Less
The Maze in the English Park: A Historical Crime Novella By Elizabeth von Witanovski
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It is 1880s Prague when the paths of an actor and a Viennese aristocrat cross. Karel Bernini is a rising star of the Prague National Theater. Josef von Kaplitz is the indisputable future star of the... More > Viennese political scene. Both are dangerously enchanted by anarchism. But when they fall victim to a young noblewoman, her accidental death sparks a tumult of murder and deceit. After her caprice alters the lives of many innocent people on both sides of the Atlantic, the drama culminates in 1950s England. When a photographer, whose young wife is a ballerina with Old Vic, finds an undeveloped roll of film in his lover’s antique store in London, a story of unaccounted murder begins to take shape in his dark room. In this historical novella, two young men who become embroiled in the accidental death of a noblewoman set off a chain of events that, decades later, transform the life of a photographer in England.< Less