Author Archives: petertennant

Filler content with novellas

Three reviews that originally appeared in Black Static #64:- THREE NOVELLAS LITTLE GHOSTS (Omnium Gatherum Media pb, 40pp, $6.99) by Mary Borsellino is a letter the story’s protagonist is writing to a woman she considers a “mentor”. We learn of … Continue reading

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Filler content with a novel and a collection

Two reviews that originally appeared in Black Static #64:- DOUBLE ACTS: S. P. MISKOWSKI According to a blurb in the back of her latest novel, S. P. Miskowski is “one of the most interesting and original writers to emerge in recent years”, … Continue reading

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Filler content with dreams and a void

Two reviews that originally appeared in Black Static #64:- DOUBLE ACTS: PHILIP FRACASSI Philip Fracassi made his mark as a screenwriter, but is now proving to be a force within the horror genre. His debut collection Behold the Void won a This … Continue reading

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Filler content with peacocks and tree spirits

Two reviews that originally appeared in Black Static #64:- DOUBLE ACTS: MICHAEL EISELE Many writers follow the same career path: you get a story published and then another story, and then a load more stories, in ever more prestigious and better … Continue reading

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Filler content with birds

A feature on the work of writer and publisher Nicholas Royle that originally appeared in Black Static #64:- NICK AND THE NIGHTJARS As you’d possibly expect of somebody who named his press after the Nightjar, author Nicholas Royle is more than a … Continue reading

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Filler content with new fears

A review that originally appeared in Black Static #64:- NEW WINE IN OLD SKIN NEW FEARS (Titan Books pb, 408pp, £7.99) is not, as the title might suggest, an anthology exploring all the things that in this second decade of the new … Continue reading

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Filler content from Cemetery Dance

Two reviews that originally appeared in Black Static #64:- TWO FROM CEMETERY DANCE As well as the flagship magazine from which the company takes its name, the good people at Cemetery Dance also publish a lot of fine books, with just about … Continue reading

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