October 31, 2018

On Halloween, one last recommendation for lovers of the ghost story.

October 24, 2018

The third installment

in my pre-Halloween series: Robert M. Coates, parallel reality, and the ghost story without ghosts.

October 19, 2018

Kevin Courrier, editor, colleague, and friend, died on October 12, after a three-year fight with cancer. It was a good fight, and as packed full as he could make it of his mainstays—music, writing, friends, experience.
Kevin was for many years a producer of music docum...

October 16, 2018

The second of my pre-Halloween ghostlies at Critics at Large. This is about a talking mongoose, or a spirit weasel. It sounds funny. It isn’t funny.

October 2, 2018

For Halloween month, I'm writing a weekly series focusing on a few of my favorite supernatural works. First up: the iterations and offshoots of Kingsley Amis's 1969 ghost novel, The Green Man.

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