edited by Liz Bennefeld
"Spirits of the Dead"
"The Conqueror Worm"
"Billy Never Noticed"
by David C. Kopaska-Merkel
WAV File (900KB)
First published in Results of a Preliminary Investigation of Electrochemical Properties of Some Organic Matrices, a chapbook by David C. Kopaska-Merkel.
"They Threw Their Daughters into the Sea"
First appeared in Goblin Fruit, Spring 2007. More about Karen A. Romanko.
"The Sonnet from Hell"
Originally published in Asimov's Science Fiction, April/May 2006. More about the author at sue.burke.name.
Written for the 2007 SFPA Online Halloween Poetry Reading. Learn more about Elizabeth at lizbennefeld.net.
First published in SpinDrifter Magazine 1.4, Winter 2004–5. More about the author at davidleesummers.com.
First appeared in Strange Wisdoms of the Dead (Wildside Press, 2006). More about Mike Allen at Descent into Light.
"Our Lady of Darkness"
First published in Wicked Hollow 2, April 2002. More about C. A. Gardner.
"A Page Torn from Jonathan Harker's Journal"
First appeared in Star*Line 30.4 (July/August 2007).
Appeared in the Spring 2007 issue of Goblin Fruit, for which the audio recording was also made. First publication was on Runolfson's website in 2006.
"The Nightmare Avatar's Nightmare"
"The Nightmare Avatar's Nightmare," written by Mike Allen and Christina Sng, was published in H.P. Lovecraft's Magazine of Horror, Issue 4, Spring-Summer 2007.
Previously published in Sol Magazine in 2003. More about Deborah P. Kolodji.
Thanks to the SFPA members who have contributed their poetry and art to this page.
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