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Night Shadows
"Filth" (in the anthology NIGHT SHADOWS: QUEER HORROR).
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BOOK DETAILS

  • Paperback
  • Oct.16.2012
  • 9781602827516

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What scares you the most? An impressive lineup of the biggest names in gay and lesbian publishing come together to share tales of things that go bump in the night, murder and revenge most foul, and dark creatures that will haunt your dreams, while putting a decidedly queer twist on the literary horror genre. Edited by award-winning authors Greg Herren and J. M. Redmann, the stories in Night Shadows are masterfully told, disturbing tales of psychological terror that will continue to resonate with readers long after they finish reading these delightfully wicked stories. Don’t read these stygian tales when you’re alone—or without every light in the house burning! Contains: A Question of Genre by Greg Herren and J. M. RedmannThe Hollow Is Full of Beautiful Monsters by Lee ThomasThe Zealous Advocate by Carsen TaiteRoom Nine by Felice PicanoThe Price by J. M....
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What scares you the most? An impressive lineup of the biggest names in gay and lesbian publishing come together to share tales of things that go bump in the night, murder and revenge most foul, and dark creatures that will haunt your dreams, while putting a decidedly queer twist on the literary horror genre. Edited by award-winning authors Greg Herren and J. M. Redmann, the stories in Night Shadows are masterfully told, disturbing tales of psychological terror that will continue to resonate with readers long after they finish reading these delightfully wicked stories. Don’t read these stygian tales when you’re alone—or without every light in the house burning!

Contains:

A Question of Genre by Greg Herren and J. M. Redmann
The Hollow Is Full of Beautiful Monsters by Lee Thomas
The Zealous Advocate by Carsen Taite
Room Nine by Felice Picano
The Price by J. M. Redmann
Matinee by Vince Liaguno
Capturing Jove Lunge by Steve Berman
A Letter to My Brother by Carol Rosenfeld
All the Pretty Boys by Michael Rowe
The Roommate by Lisa Girolami
Filth by ‘Nathan Burgoine
Saint Louis 1990 by Jewelle Gomez
Blackout by Jeffrey Ricker
Crazy in the Night by Greg Herren
Ordinary Mayhem by Victoria A. Brownworth

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"Filth" is my first attempt at a piece of horror fiction, and it was a deeply disturbing feeling to explore that side of writing. It was based on a recurring nightmare I'd had for years, with a queer twist.

About Nathan

‘Nathan Burgoine grew up a reader and studied literature in university while making a living as a bookseller—a job he still does, and still loves. His first published short story was “Heart” in the collection Fool for Love: New Gay Fiction. Since then, he has had over a dozen...

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Published Reviews

Dec.31.2010

For Nathan Burgoine everything of importance was present in the first touch. For him, it was done in black marker – at once dazzling, fear-filled, permanent – and then used as a yardstick for the rest of...

Dec.31.2010

“Heart” is one of the more poignant stories in this anthology and captures the essence of what we wouldn’t do in our power to keep the one we love in our arms and by our side. This story is most beautiful...