Monthly Archives: July 2012

“The Camber Horror” ebook is free today

My Kindle short story “The Camber Horror” is a free download from Amazon today.

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Electro-Thrall Zombies Book Two Published

I’ve just published Book Two of my serial novel, Electro-Thrall Zombies.  It’s subtitled “The Revenant.”  WordPress won’t allow me to post a link to the book on Amazon, but here’s the cover: I love that photo.  I searched through literally … Continue reading

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Spangle Camel, the Diplomat of Chasms

The clipping below is part of a longer section of prose poetry from Chapter 4 of my experimental 1960s novel, WRAETHROM.  I’m not sure what to call this kind of writing: surrealism? psychedelia? comic fantasy?  It’s similar to much of … Continue reading

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Clippings from Wraethrom

Below are two short clips from my 1960s novel, WRAETHROM.  The first is an example of what I’m calling experimental prose poetry.  It features a fantasy character named The King of Mahogany, who sometimes rides a beast called Spangle Camel.  … Continue reading

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A Concrete Poem from My 1960s Experimental Novel Wraethrom

Here’s a bit of simple concrete poetry in the midst of some surreal / psychedelic prose poetry, taken from Chapter 2 of my novel Wraethrom.  It goes without saying that all work that appears in this blog is copyright 2012 … Continue reading

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Four Word Experimental Poem from the 1960s

One of the literary techniques I experimented with in the late 1960s was making poems that read the same horizontally as vertically, or read the same from left to right as from right to left.  Here’s a short example of … Continue reading

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Concrete Poetry from Wraethrom 1960s

This book’s title, “Wraethrom”, is an anagram of the word “earthworm.”  The dissection of an earthworm in a high school science class is the central trope of the novel.  Wraethrom is a primodial nature god, the conqueror worm, or something … Continue reading

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