Shane Jiraiya Cummings

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Shane Jiraiya Cummings

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in Sydney, Australia
April 24, 1974

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Shane Jiraiya Cummings has been acknowledged as "one of Australia’s leading voices in dark fantasy". Shane is the author of the forthcoming Yokai Wars series (Circle of Tears, Clockwork Legion, and Blight of the Underworld) and the dark fiction books The Abandonment of Grace and Everything After, Shards, the Apocrypha Sequence (Deviance, Divinity, Insanity, and Inferno), and the Ravenous Gods cycle (Requiem for the Burning God and Dreams of Destruction). He has won the Australian Shadows Award and two Ditmar Awards, and he has been nominated for more than twenty other major awards, including Spain's Premios Ignotus.

Shane is an Active Member of the Horror Writers Association and former Vice President of the Australian Horror Writers Associa
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Rage Against the Night

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Apocrypha Sequence: Deviance

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The Smoke Dragon

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Requiem for the Burning God

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Shards

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Apocrypha Sequence: Insanity

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The Song of Prague

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Vale Robert N Stephenson





I’ve just seen the distressing news that Australian science fiction and horror author, Robert N Stephenson, has died. Deepest sympathies to his family and close friends.





I’m stunned but not surprised. For as long as I’ve known him, Robert fought many demons. His demons were particularly fearsome, but his force of personality always seemed to hold them in check. His passing has upset me more than I

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“He supposed that even in hell, people got an occasional sip of water, if only so they could appreciate the full horror of unrequited thirst when it set in again.”
Shane Jiraiya Cummings, Rage Against the Night

“and it looked like her shadow was seeping out of her body.”
Shane Jiraiya Cummings, Rage Against the Night

“watching trails of mist swirl about your legs, which reminds you of a neighbor’s gray kitten that arches its back, puffs up, and rubs against your ankles.”
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Louise Thanks for the add, Shane.

Best wishes,

Louise


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