Review: The Light in the Dark

The Light in The Dark a Winter Hournal, by Horatio Claire (Paperback edition,  Elliot & Thompson) I first reviewed The Light in the Dark (pub. 2018) in January 2019, in the hardback edition I borrowed from the library. The book is wonderfully written of course, the words and ideas are the important thing, and my… Continue reading Review: The Light in the Dark

A Pleasing Terror…

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  ...Scary Reads for Winter Nights. I do enjoy a fright! I love ghost stories (but not horror, I am not keen on blood and gore). What I delight in is an encroaching sense of  unease and doom. Whatever you may like to call it M.R. James called it 'a pleasing terror', and who am… Continue reading A Pleasing Terror…