• Remembering Charlee Jacob: Vestal

    Remembering Charlee Jacob: Vestal0

    Charlee Jacob’s vampire novel Vestal was published in 2005, the same year that Stephenie Meyer gave vampires a newfound popularity with Twilight. Jacob had tackled vampires before, of course: her debut novel This Symbiotic Fascination was in part a vampire tale, and she also wrote enough vampire short stories to fill an entire anthology, The

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  • A Gorgeous Take on Fairytales: Trungles’ Star Spinner Tarot

    A Gorgeous Take on Fairytales: Trungles’ Star Spinner Tarot0

    It’s always exciting for the tarot community when a new indie deck by a popular artist comes out, and particularly so when it’s a project I’ve been excited about for so long! I’ve been following the progress of Trungles’ Star Spinner Tarot since about 2015, when I first saw the gorgeous four Lovers cards. (Yes,

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  • Hugo Awards Reviews: Short Stories – Part 3

    Hugo Awards Reviews: Short Stories – Part 30

    Concluding the exploration of the Hugo Awards Short Stories category (read part 1 and part 2) with the final reviews below, we have journeyed from a fantasy empire to an apocalyptic future, met cloud-people and the living dead, and heard tales of cannibal women and dancing dolls. Along the way, it is hard to miss

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