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Lovecraft-Inspired Etsy Finds

Today we have magnificent Etsy things inspired by HP Lovecraft. Click the pic to visit the shop and buy things because supporting small businesses provides good karma points.          

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The Purple Valleys by Madison Julius Cawein

Far in the purple valleys of illusion I see her waiting, like the soul of music, With deep eyes, lovelier than cerulean pansies, Shadow and fire, yet merciless as poison; With red lips, sweeter than Arabian storax, Yet bitterer than … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Jhumpa Lahiri!

Quick info from Wikipedia: “Nilanjana Sudeshna “Jhumpa” Lahiri (Bengali: ঝুম্পা লাহিড়ী; born on July 11, 1967) is an American author. Lahiri has been selected as the winner of the 29th PEN/Malamud Award for Excellence in the Short story. Lahiri’s debut … Continue reading

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Pearl Buck Quotes

A quick bit from Wikipedia: “Pearl Sydenstricker Buck (June 26, 1892 – March 6, 1973; also known by her Chinese name Sai Zhenzhu; Chinese: 賽珍珠) was an American writer and novelist. As the daughter of missionaries, Buck spent most of … Continue reading

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An Interview with K.V. Scruggs

Today we have an interview with K.V. Scruggs! Her new medical thriller and debut novel, What They Don’t Know, was released on Monday. What inspired you to write this story? Would you say that this is a cautionary tale? The … Continue reading

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Illieo by James Whitcomb Riley

Illileo, the moonlight seemed lost across the vales – The stars but strewed the azure as an armor’s scattered scales; The airs of night were quiet as the breath of silken sails, And all your words were sweeter than the … Continue reading

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The Rats by Georg Trakl

In the farmyard the white moon of autumn shines. Fantastic shadows fall from the eaves of the roof. A silence is living in the empty windows; Now from it the rats emerge softly And skitter here and there, squeaking, And … Continue reading

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