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Bruce Boston

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I've published fifty books and chapbooks, including the novels Stained Glass Rain and the best-of fiction collection Masque of Dreams. My work ranges from broad humor to literary surrealism, with many stops along the way for science fiction, fantasy, and horror. My novel The Guardener's Tale (Sam's Dot, 2007) was a Bram Stoker Award Finailist and a Prometheus Award Nominee. My stories and poems have appeared in hundreds of publications, including Asimov's SF Magazine, Amazing Stories, Weird Tales, Strange Horizons, Realms of Fantasy, Year's Best Fantasy and Horror, and The Nebula Awards Showcase, and received a number of awards, most notably, a Pushcart Prize, the Bram Stoker Award, the Asimov's Readers' Award, the Rhysling Award, and the G ...more

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The Guardener's Tale

3.71 avg rating — 92 ratings — published 2007 — 5 editions
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Dark Roads: Selected Long P...

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Surrealities

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Stained Glass Rain

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The Nightmare Collection

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Shades Fantastic

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Anthropomorphisms

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Flashing the Dark

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Thanks to Weasel Press my 2006 Bram Stoker Award collection SHADES FANTASTIC is at last available in a Kindle edition at Amazon. Contains two Asimov's Reader Choice Award winners. Cover and interior illustration by Marge Simon. Epub and other formats available at Smashwords.
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A very well-crafted collection of poems using genre metaphors and tropes to relate personal experiences and feelings -- fears, desires, relationships, angst, realizations, etc. -- of the author, often penned in the first person.
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message 3: by Fran

Fran Friel Howdy, Bruce! It's always a pleasure to see you wherever you may roam.

Happy Saturday!

Hugs from CA,
Fran


Pamela Hey Bruce...Thanks for accepting my friend request.


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Ruth Khanna Thanks for adding me to your friends list!


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