Category: REVIEW

“Hero: Lost Mysteries of Life and Death,” An Insecure Writer’s support Group Anthology

It’s always difficult to get a handle on a book of short stories – especially an anthology from different writers – because of the unevenness of the writing. This book, being edited by the “Insecure Writers” themselves, is doubly difficult to classify. However, the authors have done us a favour by all being darned good at…

“IQ84” by Mike Dickenson

Okay, this is a story about a hero called David Dingle, and it’s about people’s heads exploding. Do you get the picture already? Non-stop action, non-stop mania. The story involves a huge cast of wild and weird characters appearing and disappearing (at least their heads do) rapidly. Doctors and nutcases, a Satanist emissary of evil…