I have two
new poems – “Climate of Fear” & “The Laundrymen”
-- in Spectral Realms No.1, a new
journal of weird verse from Hippocampus Press. This exciting new project is edited
by Lovecraftian scholar S.T. Joshi, and will be published twice each year. The
first issue offers 140 pages of new verse & classics from the tradition, plus related reviews & essays.
For table of
contents, or to purchase:
My dark archaeology
sonnet “To the Next Priest” is one of the four Featured Poems in
The HWA Poetry Showcase Volume I.
It’s edited by Peter Adam Salomon, with cover art by Marge Simon. The HWA’s first-ever book of dark poetry is available now on Kindle, &
includes 38 dark poems originally submitted for May’s HWA Poetry Showcase.
I have two new poems, "Eating Mummy" &
"Desert Nocturne," in The Weird Fiction Review #4 (listed as Fall 2013). This trade paperback annual
-- over 270 pages! -- includes an 8 page
full-color artist portfolio by Bob Eggleton, plus fiction, articles, poetry,
& reviews. Edited by S.T. Joshi, available
now from Centipede Press.
The Weird Fiction Review #4
of Jack the Ripper
I have two reprint poems in Tales of Jack the
Ripper (Word Horde
Press), edited by Ross Lockhart of Book
of Cthulhu fame.
The official release date is
August 31, 2013, but copies (print and e-book) are now available from Amazon,
Barnes & Noble, and other online retailers.
For more details including TOC and a book trailer check the Word Horde web site
My short fiction piece, “Her Beloved Son,”
appears in the 30th anniversary issue of Pierre Comtois’ legendary
Lovecraftian magazine, Fungi. Fungi
#21 offers more than 400 pages of
fiction & nonfiction, & is fully illustrated.
For more information:
To order from Amazon:
Dreams of Fear My Lovecraftian poem “The Coming of
Chaos” will be reprinted in Dreams of Fear,
edited by S. T. Joshi and Steven J. Mariconda (Hippocampus Press 2013).
My formal horror poem “Wind Shift”
appears in The Weird Fiction Review #3 (Fall 2012), edited by S.T. Joshi and available now from Centipede Press.
This trade paperback annual -- over 230 pages, including a 16-page art
gallery -- offers seven original stories, poetry by five poets of the dark fantastic, and scholarly essays examining weird
and supernatural literature. A previously-unpublished interview with Karl Edward
Wagner is also featured.
The Weird Fiction Review
My dark SF sestina
“Cordyceps zombii” appears in Fungi (edited by Orrin Grey & Silvia Moreno-Garcia), published by Innsmouth Free Press in December 2012.
For the complete table of contents & more information on this "anthology of all things mycotic":
in Dream: The Collected Weird Poetry of Ann K. Schwader
December 2011 by Hippocampus Press.
by S.T. Joshi, with a Foreword by Robert M. Price. Photomontage cover by Loretta Young-Gautier, plus interior illos by Steve
Lines. 204 pp., trade paperback.
For orders or more information
Innsmouth Free Press review
Lovecraft eZine review
My Lovecraftian sonnet "Mother's Night" appears
in Horror for the Holidays (Miskatonic River Press).
To orders or more information:
2010 Bram Stoker Award Nominee
My dark SF poetry collection, Wild Hunt of the Stars, is now available from Sam’s Dot Publishing.
Sams Dot Publishing.
Ebook (multiple formats) now available at Smashwords
This collection includes fifty poems, with color cover and black & white interior illustrations by
noted speculative artist Marge Simon.
Review at The Tomb of Dark Delights (scroll down)