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A Darke Phantastique

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Features ALL NEW poetry, artwork, fiction, scripts, and nonfiction.

Contents:

"The Beginnings of Imagination" by Ray Bradbury (Foreword)
"An Abiding Darkness, A Phantastique Light" by Jason V Brock (Introduction)
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*SECTION ONE: Magical Realities*

"Michael the Monster" by Paul Kane
"A Darke Phantastique" by Jason V Brock
"Charles Out of La-La Land" by Bruce Taylor
"The Wisest
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Hardcover, First Trade HC, 730 pages
Published October 1st 2014 by Cycatrix Press
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Hal Bodner
Mar 23, 2015 rated it it was amazing
Jason Brock gave me a copy of his most recent horror anthology, A DARKE PHANTASTIQUE, so that I could read it for possible Bram Stoker Award recommendation. I mention this because Jason sent me the book fairly late in the Stoker season, leaving me roughly two weeks to read what turned out to be an opus of more than 700 pages--as well as all of the other last minute Stoker contenders that come inevitably come in just as the ballots are closing!

I immediately contacted him with a plea of "Pick hal
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Jason Brock
Sep 15, 2014 rated it it was amazing  ·  (Review from the author)
NOT reviewing my own books: This is the best way to get the links to OUTSIDE reviews up on Goodreads. Though I DO love the book...

FIRST review, by Dr. Michael Collings:

"This is one of those few anthologies that captures the pulse of its time...
I can easily imagine new generations of readers opening A DARKE PHANTASTIQUE: ENCOUNTERS WITH THE UNCANNY AND OTHER MAGICAL THINGS, becoming entranced initially by the artistry of the book, then progressing into the stories themselves and discovering new
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“Jason V Brock… A bold new voice in American fiction. Watch this man! You may be in at the birth of a legend.”
--William F. Nolan (co-author of "Logan’s Run"; screenwriter for "Burnt Offerings")

“[Brock] makes the fantastic utterly believable… a fine writer, indeed.”
--George Clayton Johnson (writer for "Star Trek" and "The Twilight Zone"; co-author, "Logan’s Run")

“Bravo!”
--Ray Bradbury (autho
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